Jay Paterno, other former assistant sue Penn State

07/22/2014 05:21 PM EDT
STATE COLLEGE — A son of late Penn State football coach Joe Paterno has sued the university over his dismissal from its coaching staff two years ago, saying he has been unfairly linked to the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal. 
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Penn State adds to 2015 football recruiting class, picks up first prospect for 2016
07/20/2014 03:07 PM EDT - UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State continued to build momentum on the recruiting trail Saturday as two players made the call for the Nittany Lions. Full Story

Ex-Penn State standout Urschel puts math on hold to pursue NFL career
07/16/2014 06:20 PM EDT - Every time John Urschel has found himself at a crossroads, his mother has nudged him toward a life of academia. Full Story

Pressure doesn't seem to bother Penn State wideout Lewis
07/16/2014 12:14 PM EDT - There's no reason to dance around it. Penn State's new offense needs someone who can stretch the defense. Full Story

Penn State announces upcoming games with Georgia State and Kent State
07/17/2014 05:00 PM EDT - Penn State on Thursday announced future home football games with Georgia State and Kent State and a new date for the 2017 game with Pitt in Beaver Stadium. Full Story

Penn State players groan at the mention of Galt's sand pit
07/17/2014 04:35 PM EDT - Players tend to groan at the mention of it. The strength coach? He can't suppress a smile. It's just a simple sand pit. Full Story

Penn State's Belton, Zwinak named Doak Walker Award watch list
07/17/2014 11:38 AM EDT - The Penn State running back tandem of Bill Belton and Zach Zwinak are among the 53 players on the preseason Doak Walker Award watch list for the nation's premier running back, the PwC SMU Athletic Forum announced Thursday. Full Story

Sandusky son talks of father's bedtime 'ritual'
07/17/2014 12:11 PM EDT - HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — An adopted son of convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky is providing details of the alleged sexual abuse he suffered at the hands of his father. Full Story

Penn State's home opener against Akron set for noon kickoff on Sept. 6
07/16/2014 04:29 PM EDT - Penn State's home opener with Akron on Saturday, Sept. 6, is set for a noon kickoff in Beaver Stadium. Full Story

Penn State QB Hackenberg named to Davey O'Brien watch list
07/16/2014 11:58 AM EDT - Sophomore quarterback Christian Hackenberg has been added to the 33-player watch list for the 2014 Davey O'Brien National Quarterback Award, presented to the nation's premier signal caller. Full Story

Rotting food prompts German gas leak scare

BERLIN (AP) — Emergency officials called to check out a suspected gas leak in Germany found a culprit they didn't expect: a fridge full of rotting food. Full Story
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York County man gives sugar cookies some kick

As a volunteer field editor for Taste of Home magazine, Michael Vyskocil belongs to an army of home cooks nationwide. Full Story
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Woody Allen back in spotlight, promoting new film

Throughout his long career, Woody Allen has been fascinated by magic, a theme he's explored frequently onscreen: playing a magician in "Scoop," sending Owen Wilson on time travel in "Midnight in Paris," or pulling Jeff Daniels out of a movie screen in "The Purple Rose of Cairo. Full Story