Penn State

Thousands of Penn State fans take part in a pep rally at Temple Bar in Dublin, Ireland, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. Penn State plays UCF in a football game Saturday. (AP Photo/PennLive.com, Joe Hermitt)

Penn State tops UCF 26-24 with last-second FG

DUBLIN (AP) — Penn State won a thrilling season opener with a 36-yard field goal as time expired to defeat the University of Central Florida 26-24 in front of a raucous 55,000-strong crowd in Ireland. […]

08/30/2014

In this Jan. 10, 2013 file photo, former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, center, leaves the Centre County Courthouse after attending a post-sentence motion hearing in Bellefonte, Pa. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

Report: Politics had no role in Sandusky probe

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – A review of the handling of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation case is faulting police and prosecutors for delays but found no evidence that politics affected the investigation. The report released […]

06/23/2014

In this Jan. 10, 2013 file photo, former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, center, leaves the Centre County Courthouse after attending a post-sentence motion hearing in Bellefonte, Pa. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

Pennsylvania high court won’t hear Sandusky appeal

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The state’s highest court on Wednesday said it would not review Jerry Sandusky’s child molestation conviction, but other legal avenues remain open to the former Penn State assistant football coach. Sandusky […]

04/02/2014

In this Jan. 10, 2013, file photo, former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky arrives at the Centre County Courthouse for a post-sentencing hearing in Bellefonte, Pa.  (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)

Penn State: 26 people get $59.7M over Sandusky

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Penn State said Monday it is paying $59.7 million to 26 young men over claims of child sexual abuse at the hands of former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky. The school […]

10/28/2013

Former Penn State assistant football coach Mike McQueary enters the Dauphin County Courthouse, Monday, July 29, 2013, in Harrisburg, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Witness: Paterno said Penn St. erred on Sandusky

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Longtime Penn State head coach Joe Paterno said that the university mishandled its response to the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal, a former assistant coach testified Monday. Mike McQueary was […]

07/29/2013

Joe Paterno

Paterno lawyer says estate to sue NCAA

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — The family of late coach Joe Paterno will be joined by former players and others connected to Penn State in a lawsuit that seeks to overturn the NCAA’s strict sanctions […]

05/30/2013

Jerry Sandusky (AP Photo)

NBC to air interview with Jerry Sandusky on Monday

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — NBC says it will air an interview with former Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky next week. The network said the segment will be broadcast Monday on the “Today” show.

03/22/2013

Sandusky asks judge to overturn abuse convictions

BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) – Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky asked a judge on Thursday to overturn his child sexual abuse convictions and grant him a new trial, claiming his lawyers lacked sufficient […]

10/18/2012

Pa. moves to revoke Sandusky's pension

(AP) – Pennsylvania’s public employee pension system has moved to revoke Jerry Sandusky’s pension after his conviction and sentence in the child sexual abuse scandal. The State Employees’ Retirement System notified Sandusky by letter Wednesday […]

10/10/2012

Jerry Sandusky sentenced to at least 30 years

BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) – Jerry Sandusky has been sentenced to at least 30 years in prison in the child sexual abuse scandal that brought shame to Penn State and led to coach Joe Paterno’s downfall. […]

10/09/2012

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