July 10, 2012 An independent investigator was appointed after Jerry Sandusky was accused of sexual abuse.
June 22, 2012 The charges against the former Penn State assistant football coach involved the abuse of 10 boys over a 15-year period.
June 20, 2012 Closing arguments will begin Thursday in the trial of former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
June 11, 2012 The trial of the former Penn State assistant football coach has begun. He's accused of sexually abusing 10 young boys over 15 years, beginning in the late 1980s. Sandusky has pleaded innocent.
June 5, 2012 Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Sara Ganim, who broke the story that rocked Penn State, sums up the news so far. Sandusky has pleaded innocent to charges that he sexually abused young boys.
January 26, 2012 An estimated 10,000 people attended the service for the former football coach. He died Sunday, at the age of 85.
January 21, 2012 The former Penn State football coach's family released a statement Sunday morning confirming his death. The 85-year-old legend had lung cancer.
January 13, 2012 The newspaper plans to report Saturday about what the former Penn State football coach has to say concerning the scandal involving one of his former assistants. It cost Paterno his job.
January 12, 2012 "We will publicly honor Joe and his wife, Sue, for all the many things they have done for the university, both from an athletic standpoint and an academic standpoint," President Rodney Erickson told alumni Wednesday.
January 6, 2012 The school has reportedly chosen New England Patriots offensive coordinator Bill O'Brien to be its next head football coach and the man who will try to rebuild a program that was rocked last fall by a scandal that cost coach Joe Paterno the job
December 21, 2011 Bill Conlin, a Philadelphia Daily News sportswriter for 46 years, retired after three women and a man came forward to accuse him of molesting them in the 1970s. His lawyer says he wants to "vindicate his name."
December 16, 2011 The key witness in the case against the former Penn State assistant football coach says in open court that "I believe Jerry was sexually molesting" a young boy.
December 8, 2011 Dottie Sandusky issued her first comments since her husband was charged with more than 50 counts related to the sexual assault of boys.
December 7, 2011 The local prosecutor says the statute of limitations prevents him from making a case against Bernie Fine. The former assistant basketball coach says he did not sexually abuse the two accusers when they were boys. Federal charges are still possible.