Sanctions

Penn State Sanctions Levied By The NCAA
The NCAA has hammered Penn State with an unprecedented series of penalties, including a $60 million fine and the loss of all coach Joe Paterno’s victories from 1998-2011, in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. Other sanctions include a four-year ban on bowl games, and the …
Senate Panel Okays Iran Sanctions
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate panel is backing sweeping new penalties on Iran with lawmakers arguing the economic pressure will undercut Tehran’s nuclear ambitions. The Banking Committee approved the legislation Thursday by voice vote in a rare instance of bipartisanship. Democrats and Re…