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TATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- A former Penn State assistant football coach accused of molesting boys for more than 15 years faces two new claims of child sexual abuse, but both are unfounded, his lawyer told The Associated Press on Wednesday. Attorney Joseph Amendola said one claim against Jerry Sandusky stemmed from a Sandusky family dispute, and he characterized the other as an example of people trying to mimic other allegations. "That doesn't surprise me because we believe there would be a number of copycat allegations, people who really maybe not even had direct contact with Jerry but ... try to...

Paterno's True Colors Shining Through

When the Penn State trustees decided to act and remove Joe Paterno as head football coach, the reaction in Happy Valley was odd, to say the least. From the berating from homer reporters at the initial press conference with the trustees, to the students marching to Paterno's house, the atmosphere in Happy Valley has been surreal to say the least. Then yesterday, a bombshell.While...

What Stands Between Penn State And The Big Ten Title Game?

Who would have thought that this Penn State team would be playing for a spot in the first ever Big Ten championship game in the final week of the season? With inconsistencies at quarterback, devastating injuries to players like Michael Mauti, and all the off-the-field drama surrounding the program, Penn State has weathered the storm and [...]

Front Seven - Penn State

After a pungent second half propelled No.15 Wisconsin to its second consecutive road victory, the Badgers return to the friendly confines of Camp Randall Stadium to take on a Penn State team and its solid defense. Badger Nation looks at the top seven performers going forward from last week in the Front Seven.

AP source: Paterno's wife turned away at pool

A person close to former Penn State coach Joe Paterno's family tells The Associated Press his wife was turned away from a campus pool.

Leading Off: For Penn State, a Strange Idea of Normal — Leading Off

Penn State University’s idea of house-cleaning seems to be a little light dusting.

Penn St.'s Bradley: I want coaching job full-time

Penn State interim coach Tom Bradley would like to get the Nittany Lions job on a permanent basis.

Lawyer: Don't let Sandusky charity dissolve assets

A lawyer says a charity founded by a former Penn State assistant football coach accused of molesting boys shouldn't be allowed to dissolve its assets.

Sue Paterno Told She Can't Use Penn State's Pool

Joe Paterno's wife, Sue, can no longer use the campus pool at Penn State, according to a report in The Patriot-News. Penn State Sex Scandal Paterno's wife came to campus every day to swim, according to the story. She was told today that she can no longer use the facilities, a source close to the Paterno family told the paper. A spokesperson for the university, Bill...

Empty Feeling

Shank goes to another high school football game and gets another decent column out of it. I like the way he just happens to find a local angle to blend into the Penn State angle. It’s always a drag when you lose the last football game of your high school career, especially when it’s Thanksgiving and they dedicate the stadium to your school’s legendary coach.This was what it...

Schultz, Curley lawyers seek records from AG

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) -- Lawyers for two Penn State administrators charged with perjury and with failing to properly report suspected child abuse want prosecutors to turn over material to help them prepare for their preliminary hearing next month.

Cyclones Fall To No. 17 Penn State, 66-59

Iowa State got a career-high 15 points from freshman guard Brynn Williamson but was unable to overcome No. 17 Penn State Friday afternoon, falling to the Nittany Lions, 66-59.
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