| Nov 16, 2011
| 7:51 PM
Penn State University says it has found no record that Mike McQueary filed a police report with campus police after seeing former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky allegedly raping a 10-year-old boy in a shower in the football building....
| Nov 10, 2011
| 7:15 PM
Barely 24 hours after the Penn State board of trustees pledged to launch "a full and complete investigation" into the child sex abuse scandal engulfing the university's fabled football team, the school's president and legendary coach were out.
| Nov 9, 2011
| 9:40 PM
Bowing under the weight of an escalating child sex scandal that has engulfed Penn State, university President Graham Spanier stepped down late Wednesday.
Spanier's departure ends his 15-year stint at the helm of one of the nation's largest universities,...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 2:26 PM
WASHINGTON — Penn State football coach Joe Paterno lost his job and the chance at the nation's highest civilian honor.
U.S. Sens. Pat Toomey and Bob Casey rescinded their Medal of Freedom nomination for Paterno in the wake of the child abuse...
| Jul 12, 2012
| 10:12 AM
Special investigator Louis Freeh said Joe Paterno and top Penn State administrators covered up child sex abuse allegations against Jerry Sandusky for more than a decade to protect the university.
“The evidence clearly shows, in our view, an...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 7:38 PM
— Jerry Sandusky abused a 10-year-old boy more than a hundred times over four years beginning in 1992, according to a lawsuit filed by attorneys for the accuser Wednesday in Philadelphia County Court.
Sandusky met the boy through The Second Mile,...
| Jul 11, 2012
| 6:00 PM
According to the Paterno family, former Penn State football coach Joe Paterno composed the following letter in late December and early January, approximately one month before he died of lung cancer at the age of 85. The letter was forwarded to former Penn...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 7:33 AM
The investigation into the alleged sexual abuse of children by retired Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky began in 2009 with the first report of allegations to law enforcement. But allegations and eyewitness accounts, some known to...
| Dec 10, 2011
| 1:44 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky appears determined to hold out for a trial on explosive child sexual abuse charges that could put him in prison for the rest of his life, legal experts said.
Sandusky could face...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 8:44 PM
Healing may have begun at Penn State University, but the pain isn't over yet.
On Monday, the longtime CEO of a children's charity founded by disgraced former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky announced his resignation, and the Big Ten...
| Nov 14, 2011
| 8:43 PM
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Corbett on Monday cautioned lawmakers to move deliberately as they consider legislative fixes addressing the still-unfolding sex-abuse scandal at Penn State University.
Everybody wants "to do something," Corbett said. "We...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 4:37 PM
The confrontation between Jerry Sandusky and those who accuse the former Penn State assistant football coach of child abuse has been put off for a while. On Tuesday, Jerry Sandusky waived his right to a preliminary hearing....