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

Mar 8, 2014

Penn State Trustee Resigns, Regrets Paterno Vote

Penn State Trustee Resigns, Regrets Paterno Vote

A longtime member of the Penn State University Board of Trustees has resigned, saying he regrets his vote to fire Hall of Fame football coach Joe Paterno days after the arrest of Jerry Sandusky on child...

Mar 4, 2014

Tab for Kane's Sandusky Review Now $96K

Tab for Kane's Sandusky Review Now $96K

A newspaper says documents it has obtained show Attorney General Kathleen Kane's office has spent more than $96,000 in its review of the Jerry Sandusky child-sex investigation.

Mar 2, 2014

New PSU President Seeks Change of Focus

New PSU President Seeks Change of Focus

Penn State's next president is ready for the spotlight to shift away from the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal and on to the many things Pennsylvania's largest university has to offer.

Feb 25, 2014

Ex-Penn State President Wins Lawsuit Delay

Ex-Penn State President Wins Lawsuit Delay

A Pennsylvania judge Tuesday granted former Penn State president Graham Spanier's request to put on hold his defamation civil lawsuit against former FBI director Louis Freeh and Freeh's law firm.

Feb 21, 2014

Joe Paterno's Son Runs for Lt. Gov.

Joe Paterno's Son Runs for Lt. Gov.

Jay Paterno running for lieutenant governor in Pa.

Feb 15, 2014

Ex-Top Pa. Prosecutor Scaled Back Email Retention

Ex-Top Pa. Prosecutor Scaled Back Email Retention

A former acting Pennsylvania attorney general says his decision to shorten the period before emails were deleted had nothing to do with the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse investigation.

Feb 14, 2014

Penn State Board to Name New President

Penn State Board to Name New President

Penn State's board will vote to hire the new president at noon on Monday, according to Centre Daily Times.

Feb 11, 2014

State Police Search for DA Connected to Sandusky

State Police Search for DA Connected to Sandusky

State police are assuming a lead role in a decade-long search for a missing central Pennsylvania prosecutor who declined to prosecute former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.

Jan 26, 2014

Agency Eyes Sex Assault Reports at Penn State

Agency Eyes Sex Assault Reports at Penn State

A federal government agency is looking into Penn State's handling of sexual harassment and sexual assault complaints to see if it had responded immediately and appropriately.

Jan 22, 2014

Paterno Family Satisfied: 'Happy Valley' Filmmaker

Paterno Family Satisfied: 'Happy Valley' Filmmaker

The filmmaker behind the new documentary about the Penn State sexual-abuse scandal says that both the family of Joe Paterno and the lawyer for the victims expressed satisfaction with the film.

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Teen Saves 4-Year-Old Sister From Would-Be Kidnapper

Teen Saves 4-Year-Old Sister From Would-Be Kidnapper

A 13-year-old boy rescued his little sister from an attempted kidnapping in Southern California, sheriff’s deputies said Saturday. A man allegedly walked into the fenced-in yard of a home in Lancaster where the...

4 Teens Killed in Fiery Crash in Pennsylvania

4 Teens Killed in Fiery Crash in Pennsylvania

Authorities say speed was a factor in a fiery head-on crash in eastern Pennsylvania that claimed the lives of four teens and left one car upside-down and another split in two.

Local Man Sentenced for Mushroom-Induced Murder

Local Man Sentenced for Mushroom-Induced Murder

A suburban Philadelphia man has been sentenced to 3½ to 10 years in prison for the murder of a friend that authorities said was committed while the defendant was under the influence of hallucinogenic mushrooms.

Double Shooting in Montgomery County

Double Shooting in Montgomery County

A shooting victim was airlifted to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Sunday morning, one of two people wounded in a Montgomery County shooting.

Leaders Across U.S. Mourn Officers Killed in Brooklyn

Leaders Across U.S. Mourn Officers Killed in Brooklyn

Police departments and civic leaders across the United States mourned publicly after two New York police officers were killed in cold blood on Saturday.

NJ State Police Union Warns of 'Heightened Hostility'

NJ State Police Union Warns of 'Heightened Hostility'

New Jersey's state police union has issued an email alert to the group's 33,000 members warning them to take extra caution after two NYPD officers were murdered.