| Jul 23, 2013
| 9:32 PM
The NCAA asked a Pennsylvania court on Tuesday to dismiss a lawsuit filed by the family of the late football coach Joe Paterno that seeks to overturn the sanctions against Penn State for the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
| Jul 5, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Most cultural critics have a natural appetite for controversy. But some subjects are so contentious that they strike fear in the most courageous writers. The nightmare scenario: Your editor calls you and says, "Kanye has a new song called 'Hitler's Shorty...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:45 PM
For Mark Keys, the pen is mightier than the scalpel.
Thirty-four surgeries on his back and legs, coupled with a host of other ailments, have left the onetime boat rigger unable to work and largely homebound since 1991.
His physical problems have led...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 5:38 PM
We combed the hills and scoured the wires for this batch of weekend tidbits:
• Boston College has knocked undefeated Notre Dame out of the national title race in each of the last two decades: 1993 and 2002. Notre Dame (9-0) plays at Boston College...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 12:14 PM
A man molested by former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky in a Penn State shower in 2001 will sue the university, his lawyers said Thursday.
The man, known as Victim 2, has not yet revealed his name to the public. His lawyers will be Justine...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 8:12 AM
In a recording played on NBC's "Today" show on Monday, Jerry Sandusky said that Mike McQueary misinterpreted him showering with a young boy in Penn State football team facilities in 2001.
Sandusky told documentary filmmaker John Ziegler that he does not...
| Jan 23, 2012
During a six-decade career, Joe Paterno transformed sleepy Penn State University into a national football power, creating a legacy that no one thought could be beaten — or tarnished.
But the Ivy League-educated coach who demanded that his players...
| Feb 10, 2012
| 10:59 AM
Jerry Sandusky: The child sex-abuse case of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky returns to court Friday. On the agenda are issues related to his bail and jury composition....
| Feb 10, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Jerry Sandusky: The judge presiding over the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse case set a tentative trial date for May 14 and said he will rule quickly on several pending issues raised in a pretrial hearing on Friday....