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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 sexual abuse charges.

03/08/2014

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Two Archbishop Wood Stars Commit To Penn State

Archbishop Wood stars Jake Cooper and Ryan Bates figure to have it a little easier than a lot of Division I-caliber stars, since the two made a decision that sets their future.

03/03/2014

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New Penn State President Seeks Change Of Focus

The man recently hired to be Penn State’s next president hopes it’s time the focus will shift away from the Jerry Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal.

03/02/2014

Sue Paterno, widow of Joe Paterno, is acknowledged by the crowd during a public memorial for former Penn State Football coach Joe Paterno at the Bryce Jordan Center on the campus of Penn State, January 26, 2012 in State College, Pennsylvania. Paterno, who was 85, died due to complications from lung cancer on January 22, 2012. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Sue Paterno Hospitalized After Fall On Campus

Paterno family spokesman Dan McGinn said Sue Paterno fell on campus while going to a memorial service on Thursday and she’s hospitalized for observation.

02/27/2014

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Penn State Charity Dance Marathon Raises $13.3M

THON ended Sunday afternoon and raised $13.34 million for pediatric cancer research and to provide support for patients.

02/23/2014

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Corbett: New Penn State President A Good Choice

Governor Corbett says he thinks Eric Barron will “do a good job” at the university.

02/22/2014

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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.

02/15/2014

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Police Probe Reported Kidnapping Attempt Of Female Student At Penn State

Penn State police planned to review security video for clues after a female student reported that two men forced her into a car then tried to sexually assault her before she escaped.

01/29/2014

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Government 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.

01/26/2014

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Penn State Student Charged With Possession Of WMD

18-year-old Vladislav Miftakhov was in jail Sunday in Altoona after being arrested Friday and charged with possessing a weapon of mass destruction, risking a catastrophe and other counts.

01/26/2014

James Franklin, head coach of the Penn State Nittany Lions addresses the media on January 11, 2014 at Beaver Stadium in State College, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Penn State Hires James Franklin As Next Head Football Coach

Penn State made the announcement Saturday, after the school’s compensation committee met to finalize the contract.

01/11/2014

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Judge: Paterno Family Lawsuit vs. NCAA Can Go On

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.

01/07/2014

(Jerry Sandusky testifies via video link from prison, where he is serving a long term for sexual abuse of children.  Photo by Tony Romeo)

From Prison, Sandusky Tries To Hang Onto His Penn State Pension

Convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky spent this morning testifying in a hearing, trying to overturn a ruling that denied him his state pension.

01/07/2014

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Penn State Alumni Group Blames Trustees For Loss of Coach O’Brien

The group, Penn Staters for Responsible Stewardship, calls it a “leadership issue” caused by the university’s trustees.

01/01/2014

(Msgr. William Lynn leaves the Criminal Justice Center in Philadelphia in March 2012.  Credit: Stan Honda/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Monsignor Lynn Case Could Impact Jerry Sandusky Scandal

Legal experts predict the decision to overturn the conviction of Monsignor William Lynn will have major implications for the criminal case against three Penn State administrators connected to the Jerry Sandusky scandal.

12/29/2013

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