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Thursday, Jan 7, 2016

Artist Restores Joe Paterno's Halo on PSU Mural

Artist Restores Joe Paterno's Halo on PSU Mural

A painted halo on a mural of former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno is back, more than three years after the artist removed it shortly after Jerry Sandusky was convicted of child molestation.

Wednesday, Dec 9, 2015

Post Sandusky, PSU Issues 1st Anti-Child Abuse Grants

Post Sandusky, PSU Issues 1st Anti-Child Abuse Grants

The first round of grants to combat child sexual abuse in Pennsylvania was awarded Wednesday from a $48 million fund endowed by Penn State as a result of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal.

Friday, Nov 13, 2015

Sandusky Gets Pension Back

Sandusky Gets Pension Back

A Pennsylvania court is ordering the state government to restore the pension of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, who was convicted of sexually abusing 10 boys.

Friday, Nov 6, 2015

Paterno's Widow Vows to Clear PSU Legend's Name

Paterno's Widow Vows to Clear PSU Legend's Name

Joe Paterno's wife is vowing to continue the fight to clear the late Penn State football coach's name.

Thursday, Nov 5, 2015

Hearing Set on Kathleen Kane, Sandusky Case

Hearing Set on Kathleen Kane, Sandusky Case

A Pennsylvania judge Wednesday demanded the state attorney general attend a closed-door hearing to be questioned under oath about any leaks by prosecutors or a judge of secret grand jury material from the child...

Thursday, Oct 29, 2015

Judge in Sandusky Appeal Orders Kane to Outline Allegations

Judge in Sandusky Appeal Orders Kane to Outline Allegations

The judge handling convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky's appeal ordered Pennsylvania's attorney general on Thursday to provide him and the former Penn State assistant football coach's lawyers any information...

Sunday, Oct 25, 2015

Paterno in Pa. Sports Hall of Fame

Paterno in Pa. Sports Hall of Fame

Penn State coach Joe Paterno was inducted into the Pennsylvania sports Hall of Fame. NBC10's Aundrea Cline-Thomas spoke to Paterno's wife and son about receiving the award on his behalf as well as his legacy.

Wednesday, Sep 30, 2015

Sandusky Wants Case Reviewed

Sandusky Wants Case Reviewed

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky wants a judge to let him explore contacts between prosecutors and a judge who oversaw the grand jury that recommended he be charged with child...

Wednesday, Sep 9, 2015

PSU Wants Paterno Lawyers to Return Interview Notes

PSU Wants Paterno Lawyers to Return Interview Notes

The fate of some 120 sets of notes from interviews conducted in the months after a child-abuse scandal rocked Penn State was in the hands of a Pennsylvania judge after a court hearing Wednesday.

Tuesday, Jul 14, 2015

Jay Paterno Seeks College Coaching Job

Jay Paterno Seeks College Coaching Job

The son of late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno sent a handwritten letter to Ohio State coach Urban Meyer in December, asking for a job.

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