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Times News
Penn State, insurer settle court fight that revealed sex scandal detailsPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Penn State has settled a court fight with its insurer over
Penn State, insurer settle court fight that revealed sex scandal details
Times News / Posted 17 hours ago
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Penn State has settled a court fight with its insurer over payments to victims of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal, a case that revealed new allegations about how early late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno knew of... Read more
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York Daily Record
York to gang members: Let us help you, or elseThe city is raising $300,000 to pay for a program designed to reduce gang viole
York to gang members: Let us help you, or else
York Daily Record / Posted 18 hours ago
The city is raising $300,000 to pay for a program designed to reduce gang violence. Not everyone thinks it will work. York officials want to meet with gun-carrying corner boys and high-level coke slingers to broker a deal that would change their... Read more
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York Daily Record
Local Sandusky prosecutor breaks her silenceLike untold numbers of Penn State students, alumni and Nittany Lion football fa
Local Sandusky prosecutor breaks her silence
York Daily Record / Posted 18 hours ago
Like untold numbers of Penn State students, alumni and Nittany Lion football fans, Jonelle Eshbach recalled the queasy feeling in the pit of her stomach when she learned that former assistant coach and famed defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky was... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
PSU, insurer settle fight in abuse caseA one-page document filed with a Philadelphia court on Thursday stated the acti
PSU, insurer settle fight in abuse case
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
A one-page document filed with a Philadelphia court on Thursday stated the action against the Pennsylvania Manufacturers' Association Insurance Co. was settled. Terms of the deal and the amount of payment are confidential by mutual consent, a Penn... Read more
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Philly.com
Penn St, insurer settle fight that revealed scandal detailsPHILADELPHIA (AP) - Penn State has settled a court fight with its insurer over
Penn St, insurer settle fight that revealed scandal details
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Penn State has settled a court fight with its insurer over payments to victims of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal, a case that revealed new details about how early Penn State football coach Joe Paterno knew of... Read more
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FOX News
Penn St, Insurer Settle Fight That Revealed Scandal DetailsPHILADELPHIA – Penn State has settled a court fight with its insurer over payme
Penn St, Insurer Settle Fight That Revealed Scandal Details
FOX News / Posted yesterday
PHILADELPHIA – Penn State has settled a court fight with its insurer over payments to victims of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. The insurance case revealed new details about how early Penn State football coach Joe Paterno knew that his... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Penn State, insurance company settle over payments to Sandusky victimsPenn State has settled a court fight with its insurer over payments to victims
Penn State, insurance company settle over payments to Sandusky victims
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted yesterday
Penn State has settled a court fight with its insurer over payments to victims of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. The insurance case revealed new details about how early Penn State football coach Joe Paterno knew that his assistant coach... Read more
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Philly.com
Penn St, insurer settle fight that revealed scandal detailsPHILADELPHIA (AP) - Penn State has settled a court fight with its insurer over
Penn St, insurer settle fight that revealed scandal details
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Penn State has settled a court fight with its insurer over payments to victims of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. The insurance case revealed new details about how early Penn State football coach Joe Paterno knew that... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Penn St, insurer settle fight that revealed scandal detailsPHILADELPHIA (AP) — Penn State has settled a court fight with its insurer over
Penn St, insurer settle fight that revealed scandal details
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Penn State has settled a court fight with its insurer over payments to victims of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. The insurance case revealed new details about how early Penn State football coach Joe Paterno knew that... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
In Note, Phila. Gunman Called Himself 'Solo Tattoo Tears'Three days after a lone gunman stalked through West Philadelphia's streets, fir
In Note, Phila. Gunman Called Himself 'Solo Tattoo Tears'
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
Three days after a lone gunman stalked through West Philadelphia's streets, firing apparently at random at anyone he came across -- including a Philadelphia Police sergeant, two bar employees, a woman and man in a car and a University of Pennsylvania... Read more
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Philly.com
Teen shoots at cop over pot on South Street - second Philly police shooting in a dayA teenager fired three shots at a police officer Saturday night in South Philad
Teen shoots at cop over pot on South Street - second Philly police shooting in a day
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
A teenager fired three shots at a police officer Saturday night in South Philadelphia, just one day after two officers were injured by gunfire in a mass shooting in West Philadelphia. The officer in Saturday night's shooting was not hit by the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton among dioceses in sex abuse probeArticle Tools HARRISBURG — Four more Catholic dioceses — Scranton, Erie, Green
Scranton among dioceses in sex abuse probe
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Article Tools HARRISBURG — Four more Catholic dioceses — Scranton, Erie, Greensburg and Pittsburgh — have been swept into a grand jury investigation of clergy sex abuse and cover-up allegations in communities stretching from the Delaware River to... Read more
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New York Post
Edward Snowden isn’t a patriot — and doesn’t deserve a pardonWe interrupt our regular dispatches on mendacity, chaos and polarization to bri
Edward Snowden isn’t a patriot — and doesn’t deserve a pardon
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
We interrupt our regular dispatches on mendacity, chaos and polarization to bring you this special bulletin: Good news is breaking out across the country! True story. Despite a push from the American wing of the anti-American movement to get traitor... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-TribuneArticle Tools HARRISBURG — Four more Catholic dioceses — Scranton, Erie, Green
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Article Tools HARRISBURG — Four more Catholic dioceses — Scranton, Erie, Greensburg and Pittsburgh — have been swept into a grand jury investigation of clergy sex abuse and cover-up allegations in communities stretching from the Delaware River to... Read more
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New York Post
How Jim Nantz, Phil Simms let me down and ignore NFL idiocyBy now, I would have figured, CBS’ Jim Nantz and Phil Simms would be known and
How Jim Nantz, Phil Simms let me down and ignore NFL idiocy
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
By now, I would have figured, CBS’ Jim Nantz and Phil Simms would be known and admired as the most candid, important, see-it-say-it broadcasting team in NFL history. As the NFL was becoming unrecognizable as a sport — a piece of potato in a hash... Read more
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Philly.com
'Pure chaos' on Sansom Street as killer goes on rampageNicholas Glenn strode up Sansom Street just before midnight with a 9mm Ruger in
'Pure chaos' on Sansom Street as killer goes on rampage
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
Nicholas Glenn strode up Sansom Street just before midnight with a 9mm Ruger in his hand. In his back pocket was an envelope with a feverish, rambling letter inside, and two words scrawled on front. "DOOMED PEOPLE." It was Friday night, and down... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Protesters turn backs while Penn State plays tribute video to Joe PaternoPenn State's decision to honor controversial late Coach Joe Paterno during its
Protesters turn backs while Penn State plays tribute video to Joe Paterno
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Penn State's decision to honor controversial late Coach Joe Paterno during its game against Temple on Saturday evoked mixed reaction, with Nittany Lions fans giving standing ovations while Temple fans and others protested by turning their backs to... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Protesters turn backs while Penn State plays tribute video to Joe PaternoPenn State's decision to honor controversial late Coach Joe Paterno during its
Protesters turn backs while Penn State plays tribute video to Joe Paterno
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Penn State's decision to honor controversial late Coach Joe Paterno during its game against Temple on Saturday evoked mixed reaction, with Nittany Lions fans giving standing ovations while Temple fans and others protested by turning their backs to... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Joe Paterno tribute ignites positive and negative passionsWhen images of the coach were shown on the stadium scoreboard during one video,
Joe Paterno tribute ignites positive and negative passions
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
When images of the coach were shown on the stadium scoreboard during one video, the crowd roared. Rather than Paterno’s 409 career victories, the commemoration focused on the football program’s high graduation rate during his 46-year tenure, along... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
In a tough Chicago neighborhood, comfort and safety in boxingDerek Brown's junior boxers were doing bicycle relays in the street a couple of
In a tough Chicago neighborhood, comfort and safety in boxing
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Derek Brown's junior boxers were doing bicycle relays in the street a couple of weeks ago when the shooting started. Boom, boom, boom, boom, as he recalls it, 15 or 20 shots. He called to the kids to get down, behind the parked cars, terrified by... Read more
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The Express-Times
Woman: 10-day abduction prompted mental breakdown, attack on copBut her attorney said she had a reason for both incidents: post-traumatic stres
Woman: 10-day abduction prompted mental breakdown, attack on cop
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
But her attorney said she had a reason for both incidents: post-traumatic stress. Her life was turned upside down after she was abducted in February and held captive for 10 days, according to defense attorney Michael Ira Stump. The 46-year-old... Read more
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FOX News
Penn State Trustees To Discuss Freeh Report That Was Critical Of Paterno, Other AdministratorsSTATE COLLEGE, Pa. – Penn State's trustees plan to meet to discuss the 2012 rep
Penn State Trustees To Discuss Freeh Report That Was Critical Of Paterno, Other Administrators
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. – Penn State's trustees plan to meet to discuss the 2012 report by former FBI director Louis Freeh's team that concluded football coach Joe Paterno and top administrators concealed key facts about Jerry Sandusky's abuse of children... Read more
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FOX News
Penn State To Honor Late Nittany Lions Coach Joe PaternoPenn State University's plan to honor on Saturday its late football coach Joe P
Penn State To Honor Late Nittany Lions Coach Joe Paterno
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
Penn State University's plan to honor on Saturday its late football coach Joe Paterno, five years after the school fired him during a child sex abuse case involving an assistant coach, is drawing criticism from victims' advocates. The pre-game... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trial again delayed in death of joggerPulaski County Circuit Judge Leon Johnson on Thursday delayed the first-degree
Trial again delayed in death of jogger
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Pulaski County Circuit Judge Leon Johnson on Thursday delayed the first-degree murder trial of a Roland man accused of running down mother-and-daughter joggers two years ago while fleeing police in a stolen car. But the visibly exasperated judge... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Penn State pushes ahead with Joe Paterno tribute on SaturdayThe school will “focus on the commitment he had to student-athletes and academi
Penn State pushes ahead with Joe Paterno tribute on Saturday
Los Angeles Times / Posted 9 days ago
The school will “focus on the commitment he had to student-athletes and academics, as well as highlights of the 1966 game,” Athletic Director Sandy Barbour said in a statement Thursday. The press release made no mention of the fact that Paterno’s... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Dunmore police: Man assaulted pregnant girlfriendArticle Tools DUNMORE — A man angry at being homeless and jobless after moving
Dunmore police: Man assaulted pregnant girlfriend
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Article Tools DUNMORE — A man angry at being homeless and jobless after moving to Pennsylvania to be with his girlfriend slapped and choked the pregnant woman during an argument, borough police said. Sean Thomas Hardwick, 22, was arrested late... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Today in History, Sept. 15: Seven indicted in Watergate scandal in 1972Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 15, 1963, four black girls were killed w
Today in History, Sept. 15: Seven indicted in Watergate scandal in 1972
Southwest Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 15, 1963, four black girls were killed when a bomb went off during Sunday services at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Alabama. (Three Ku Klux Klansmen were eventually convicted for their roles in... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 15, 2016Today is Thursday, Sept. 15, the 259th day of 2016. There are 107 days left in
This day in history, Sept. 15, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Today is Thursday, Sept. 15, the 259th day of 2016. There are 107 days left in the year. Today's highlight in history: On Sept. 15, 1963, four black girls were killed when a bomb went off during Sunday services at the 16th Street Baptist Church in... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
AlmanacToday in History Today is Thursday, Sept. 15, the 259th day of 2016. There are
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
Today in History Today is Thursday, Sept. 15, the 259th day of 2016. There are 107 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. 15, 1963, four black girls were killed when a bomb went off during Sunday services at the 16th Street... Read more
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NBC News
'Birth of a Nation' star wants audiences to 'give the movie a chance'The upcoming Nat Turner biopic "The Birth of Nation" is already controversial,
'Birth of a Nation' star wants audiences to 'give the movie a chance'
NBC News / Posted 10 days ago
The upcoming Nat Turner biopic "The Birth of Nation" is already controversial, not just because of its portrayal of an infamously bloody slave rebellion. The film's release has been overshadowed by resurfaced 17-year-old rape allegations against its... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court — DUICarbon County Judge Steven R. Serfass recently imposed sentenced on five defend
Carbon County court — DUI
Times News / Posted 11 days ago
Carbon County Judge Steven R. Serfass recently imposed sentenced on five defendants who previously pleaded guilty to driving under the influence charges. Robert Bruce Rimbey Jr.,61, of Blakeslee, was sentenced to serve 30 days in jail followed by 59... Read more
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Times News
Carbon County court — DUIThree defendants were recently sentenced on driving under the influence charges
Carbon County court — DUI
Times News / Posted 11 days ago
Three defendants were recently sentenced on driving under the influence charges in Carbon County court. President Judge Roger N. Nanovic II imposed the sentences on the three, who previously entered guilty pleas to the charges. Earl James Zuellig... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
Guest column by Peter LaBerge | From One “Bro” to Another: On Complicitylook out for friends as well as strangers. It is important to emphasize that t
Guest column by Peter LaBerge | From One “Bro” to Another: On Complicity
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 13 days ago
look out for friends as well as strangers. It is important to emphasize that there is so much good happening at Penn. On the whole, we are a collection of motivated, intelligent, and well-intentioned students. But we live in a rape... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Man who grounded yacht in Palm Beach did time for Ferrari theftMotorCars in Long, Island, N.Y., and stole the Ferrari F50 on Sept. 16 of that
Man who grounded yacht in Palm Beach did time for Ferrari theft
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
MotorCars in Long, Island, N.Y., and stole the Ferrari F50 on Sept. 16 of that year from Algar Ferrari of Bryn Mawr, Penn. Baker was living in Nicholasville, Ky., at the time. He admitted to hiding the cars he stole in storage units,... Read more
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NJ.com
'Lady Cop Makes Trouble' is an arresting sequel"Lady Cop Makes Trouble" (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 320pp, $26) A couple of
'Lady Cop Makes Trouble' is an arresting sequel
NJ.com / Posted 13 days ago
"Lady Cop Makes Trouble" (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 320pp, $26) A couple of months ago, while opening packages of books, I yelped with delight. I had so loved Amy Stewart's "Girl Waits With Gun" and here was the sequel. Bonafide book-lovers know... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Maryland man charged in 2014 South Whitehall bank heistA Maryland man told authorities in Lehigh County that he was suffering from pos
Maryland man charged in 2014 South Whitehall bank heist
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 16 days ago
A Maryland man told authorities in Lehigh County that he was suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder when he began randomly robbing banks in 2014, including a National Penn Bank in South Whitehall Township. Police charged Scott Vincent... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'The Birth of a Nation' star Nate Parker addresses college rape trialBut a rape trial from his past now threatens to cast a shadow over the release
'The Birth of a Nation' star Nate Parker addresses college rape trial
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
But a rape trial from his past now threatens to cast a shadow over the release of the movie and its Oscar campaign. In 1999, as a student and wrestler at Penn State University, Parker and his roommate Jean Celestin -- who went on to co-write the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Goodykoontz: 10 fall movies I can't wait to seeEveryone has complained about what a lackluster summer it’s been for movies. I
Goodykoontz: 10 fall movies I can't wait to see
The Arizona Republic / Posted 18 days ago
Everyone has complained about what a lackluster summer it’s been for movies. I’ve argued that point (did you see “Hell or High Water?”) but I won’t belabor it here. Instead, let’s move on, to fall and its attendant awards-worthy fare (at least in... Read more
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The Signal
John Zaring: Lower drinking age to 19Before I reached 21, I enjoyed a good party as much as the next guy. In high sc
John Zaring: Lower drinking age to 19
The Signal / Posted 18 days ago
Before I reached 21, I enjoyed a good party as much as the next guy. In high school, my parents and my friends’ parents used to supervise the parties we all went to; they’d even buy the keg. At the time, we just thought our parents were really cool,... Read more
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Times News
Two facing DUI chargesTwo drivers are facing driving under the influence charges in separate incident
Two facing DUI charges
Times News / Posted 18 days ago
Two drivers are facing driving under the influence charges in separate incidents in Carbon County with one involving a hit-and-run incident. State police at Fern Ridge said the hit-and-run incident occurred at 2:31 p.m. Aug. 15 along Route 534, east... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Stop justifying men who rapeSo many excuses. Brock Turner, the convicted rapist, is a good boy with an "ea
Stop justifying men who rape
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 19 days ago
So many excuses. Brock Turner, the convicted rapist, is a good boy with an "easygoing personality that endears him to almost everyone he meets," said his father in a letter to the courts. A judge agreed and last week Brock, now 21, became a free... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Narcos': Meet the Drug Lord That Could Be Season 3’s Villain“Narcos” has received critical acclaim for turning the rise and fall of Pablo E
‘Narcos': Meet the Drug Lord That Could Be Season 3’s Villain
Houston Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
“Narcos” has received critical acclaim for turning the rise and fall of Pablo Escobar into a gripping drama that shows how the War on Drugs is akin to fighting a hydra. Every time law enforcement takes down a major drug lord, another takes its place,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Dirtiest of New York cops emerging from the shadows in Tampainformed law enforcement, the woman was whisked away to safety, and Dowd was ar
Dirtiest of New York cops emerging from the shadows in Tampa
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
informed law enforcement, the woman was whisked away to safety, and Dowd was arrested again. He served 12 years in prison. In exchange for his cooperation, Eurell was sentenced to time served behind bars — just two months. Eurell and Dowd... Read more
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York Daily Record
Campus sexual assault often unreported, expert saysYork College seniors Abby Hettrich and Jade Giantini don't think students are s
Campus sexual assault often unreported, expert says
York Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
York College seniors Abby Hettrich and Jade Giantini don't think students are sitting around worrying about sexual assault. Still, they said, they are careful. No one goes out alone, said Hettrich. And when they go out for a night, they keep track... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Penn State to honor late coach Paterno five years after scandalPenn State University head coach Joe Paterno looks toward the scoreboard during
Penn State to honor late coach Paterno five years after scandal
Reuters Sports News / Posted 23 days ago
Penn State University head coach Joe Paterno looks toward the scoreboard during his team's game against the University of Illinois in their NCAA football game in Champaign, Illinois, U.S. in this file October 3, 2009 photo. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/File... Read more
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Reuters
Penn State to honor late coach Paterno five years after scandalPenn State University head coach Joe Paterno looks toward the scoreboard during
Penn State to honor late coach Paterno five years after scandal
Reuters / Posted 23 days ago
Penn State University head coach Joe Paterno looks toward the scoreboard during his team's game against the University of Illinois in their NCAA football game in Champaign, Illinois, U.S. in this file October 3, 2009 photo. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/File... Read more
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York Daily Record
Hanover man gets 5 to 10 years in arson spreeDerek Graham, 22, must also pay about $72,000 in restitution, as part of his se
Hanover man gets 5 to 10 years in arson spree
York Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
Derek Graham, 22, must also pay about $72,000 in restitution, as part of his sentence. A man who set buildings, cars and bags of trash on fire in the Hanover area was sentenced on Thursday to serve five to 10 years in prison. Derek Graham, 22, of... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
5 years after sex abuse scandal, Joe Paterno to be honored by Penn StateEmbattled former Penn State head coach Joe Paterno will be honored during the N
5 years after sex abuse scandal, Joe Paterno to be honored by Penn State
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 23 days ago
Embattled former Penn State head coach Joe Paterno will be honored during the Nittany Lions' Sept. 17 home game versus Temple to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Paterno's first season at Penn State. Paterno was fired before the end of the 2011... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
5 years after sex abuse scandal, Joe Paterno to be honored by Penn StateEmbattled former Penn State head coach Joe Paterno will be honored during the N
5 years after sex abuse scandal, Joe Paterno to be honored by Penn State
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 23 days ago
Embattled former Penn State head coach Joe Paterno will be honored during the Nittany Lions' Sept. 17 home game versus Temple to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Paterno's first season at Penn State. Paterno was fired before the end of the 2011... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
5 years after sex abuse scandal, Joe Paterno to be honored by Penn StateEmbattled former Penn State head coach Joe Paterno will be honored during the N
5 years after sex abuse scandal, Joe Paterno to be honored by Penn State
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 23 days ago
Embattled former Penn State head coach Joe Paterno will be honored during the Nittany Lions' Sept. 17 home game versus Temple to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Paterno's first season at Penn State. Paterno was fired before the end of the 2011... Read more
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