Complete coverage of the child sex abuse scandal that rocked a college football giant

Nov 8, 2014

Judge to Review NCAA's Penn State Sanctions Emails

Judge to Review NCAA's Penn State Sanctions Emails

A judge has ordered the NCAA to turn over 477 internal emails relating to the sanctions imposed on Penn State over the university's handling of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

Sep 20, 2014

Penn State Trustees Postpone Sandusky Report Debate

Penn State Trustees Postpone Sandusky Report Debate

The Penn State Board of Trustees is postponing a public debate over the Freeh Report on the Jerry Sandusky child abuse scandal until later this fall.

Sep 11, 2014

PSU Trustees, Former Players Removed From NCAA Lawsuit

PSU Trustees, Former Players Removed From NCAA Lawsuit

Judge John Leete denied the bid by Penn State and the NCAA to throw out the civil case, but he pared it back and gave the remaining plaintiffs a month to amend their claims to be more specific.

Sep 9, 2014

PSU Football Coach Grateful for Bowl Chance

PSU Football Coach Grateful for Bowl Chance

Penn State coach James Franklin has been flooded with congratulatory messages about his football team's bowl prospects now that the NCAA has lifted the most severe sanctions to the program for the Jerry Sandusky...

Sep 5, 2014

Jay Paterno Fires Back at PSU Faculty

Jay Paterno Fires Back at PSU Faculty

The son of the late Joe Paterno sent a strongly-worded response to Penn State leaders after the University released a public appeal online.

Sep 4, 2014

New Accuser Sues Sandusky for Alleged Abuse

New Accuser Sues Sandusky for Alleged Abuse

A new accuser has sued Jerry Sandusky, Penn State and a charity the former assistant coach founded, claiming he was sexually abused about six years ago.

Aug 24, 2014

Case of Ex-PSU Officials Moves Along

Case of Ex-PSU Officials Moves Along

The criminal case against three former Penn State administrators is being conducted under strict court secrecy, and the judge has sealed all filings for the past six months.

Aug 16, 2014

Freeh Must Show Why Civil Suit Should Be Moved

Freeh Must Show Why Civil Suit Should Be Moved

A judge has ruled that former FBI director Louis Freeh must show why a pending civil lawsuit against him should be heard in federal court.

Aug 15, 2014

Penn St. Trustees Vote to Stay Course on Sanctions

Penn St. Trustees Vote to Stay Course on Sanctions

A divided Penn State board is endorsing a potential legal settlement that would keep its $60 million fine over the Jerry Sandusky scandal within Pennsylvania.

Aug 13, 2014

Penn State Trustees Vote to Stay Course on Sanctions

Penn State Trustees Vote to Stay Course on Sanctions

A divided Penn State board voted Wednesday to endorse a potential legal settlement that would keep its $60 million fine over the Jerry Sandusky scandal within Pennsylvania, signaling their support for a deal to...

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Couple Found Dead With Wounds From Chainsaw

Couple Found Dead With Wounds From Chainsaw

A community is in mourning after a teen boy discovered his parents dead with wounds from a chainsaw inside a Montgomery County, Pennsylvania home Tuesday.

Del. Rep's Son Named in Hazing Death Suits

Del. Rep's Son Named in Hazing Death Suits

The son of U.S. Rep. John Carney, D-Del., is one of five defendants in two lawsuits seeking at least $50 million stemming from the death of a Clemson University fraternity pledge.

NJ Man Dies While in Police Custody

NJ Man Dies While in Police Custody

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Missing Man Found Dead in Schuylkill River

Missing Man Found Dead in Schuylkill River

A man who went missing last year was found dead inside the Schuylkill River Friday after police say he had been shot several times in the head.

Firefighter Takes Hostages in Firehouse: Police

Firefighter Takes Hostages in Firehouse: Police

Police identified a volunteer firefighter accused of holding four other firefighters hostage in the basement of a Montgomery County firehouse Tuesday.

Sign Asks Joggers to "Stop Pooping" Along Trail

Sign Asks Joggers to "Stop Pooping" Along Trail

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