Penn State

Paterno Fired
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — The day was always coming. The old coach was 84, and each new season brought questions whether it would be his last. No one, though, expected it to happen quite like this. The Penn State board of trustees fired football coach Joe Paterno Wednesday night amid the grow…
Penn State Abuse Scandal Engulfing Revered Paterno
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Every Tuesday during the fall, Joe Paterno ambles into the media room at Beaver Stadium, settles into his seat and holds court. The octogenarian coach usually doles out some one-liners along with the injury updates. This Tuesday’s press conference isn’t…
Penn State Officials Head To Court On Perjury Charges
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Just hours after stepping down, two high-ranking Penn State administrators face arraignment Monday on charges they lied to a grand jury investigating former defense coordinator Jerry Sandusky and failed to properly report suspected child abuse, a case that has left fans…