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

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.

Jan 17, 2014

Pa. Judge Hands Setback to Penn State Defendants

Pa. Judge Hands Setback to Penn State Defendants

A Pennsylvania judge is ruling against former Penn State administrators who want to keep the university's former general counsel off the stand as they face charges of a criminal cover-up of complaints about...

Jan 17, 2014

Penn State Applications on The Rise

Penn State Applications on The Rise

Penn State is reporting that applications are on the rise, and officials say it's a sign the school may be starting to get the Jerry Sandusky scandal behind it.

Jan 8, 2014

PSU Must Participate in Paterno Lawsuit: Judge

PSU Must Participate in Paterno Lawsuit: Judge

Penn State University has to become involved in a lawsuit filed by Joe Paterno's family and others against the NCAA in order for parts of it to proceed, a state judge ruled Tuesday.

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Ex-Catholic School Teacher Charged With 30 Counts of Rape

Ex-Catholic School Teacher Charged With 30 Counts of Rape

A former Catholic school teacher and basketball coach has been accused of having sexual contact with a 16-year-old student dozens of times over a one-month period, according to a criminal complaint.

Zellweger: "Glad Folks Think I Look Different"

Zellweger: "Glad Folks Think I Look Different"

Actress Renée Zellweger responded to speculation that she may have had plastic surgery, telling People magazine she looks different because she is healthier and happier than ever.

Head-on Crash Closes MLK Drive, Hurts 2

Head-on Crash Closes MLK Drive, Hurts 2

A nasty head-on crash closed all lanes of the Dr. Martin Luther King Drive in Philadelphia’s Fairmount Park during Wednesday morning’s commute.

Wider NJ Turnpike to Open Early

Wider NJ Turnpike to Open Early

Work on a major New Jersey Turnpike widening project is set to end ahead of schedule and more than $200 million under budget.

"Django" Actress, Boyfriend Charged With Lewd Conduct

"Django" Actress, Boyfriend Charged With Lewd Conduct

"Django Unchained" actress Daniele Watts and her boyfriend Brian James Lucas have each been charged with one count of lewd conduct for allegedly having sex in public moments before they were involved in an...

Passenger Lands at NJ With Fever, Evaluated at Hospital for Ebola as Precaution: Sources

Passenger Lands at NJ With Fever, Evaluated at Hospital for Ebola as Precaution: Sources

There is no indication the Liberian national who landed at Newark Liberty Airport on a flight from Brussels has Ebola, officials said Wednesday.