Penn State http://www.kunc.org en NCAA Lifts Some Of The Sanctions Imposed On Penn State http://www.kunc.org/post/ncaa-lifts-some-sanctions-imposed-penn-state Citing what it says has been "Penn State's continued progress toward ensuring athletics integrity," <a href="http://ncaa.org/wps/wcm/connect/public/ncaa/resources/latest+news/2013/september/executive+committee+to+gradually+restore+penn+state+scholarships" target="_blank">the NCAA said Tuesday</a> that it is gradually restoring the football scholarships the school lost in the aftermath of <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/archives/archive.php?thingId=142090883" target="_blank">the child sex abuse scandal</a> involving former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky.<p>When the <a href="http://www.npr Tue, 24 Sep 2013 18:06:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 49992 at http://www.kunc.org NCAA Lifts Some Of The Sanctions Imposed On Penn State Penn State Reaches Settlement With First Of Abuse Victims http://www.kunc.org/post/penn-state-reaches-settlement-first-abuse-victims A man who claimed sexual abuse by former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has reached a multimillion-dollar settlement with the university, the first of numerous such claims expected to be resolved in the coming days.<p><a href="http://www.philly.com/philly/news/20130818_Penn_State_reaches_settlement_with_Sandusky_victim.html#2pLc80SCpPWv65jv.99"><em>The Philadelphia Inquirer</em></a> first reported that the young man known as "Victim 5," who took the stand at <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/10/09/162552457/seemingly-unrepentant-sandusky-is-going-to-die-in-p Sun, 18 Aug 2013 19:12:00 +0000 Scott Neuman 48502 at http://www.kunc.org Penn State Reaches Settlement With First Of Abuse Victims Penn State To Penalize Workers Who Refuse Health Screenings http://www.kunc.org/post/penn-state-penalize-workers-who-refuse-health-screenings If you work for Penn State and don't agree to step on a scale or have your waist measured, it could soon cost you $100 a month. Fri, 02 Aug 2013 14:06:00 +0000 Jeff Brady 47844 at http://www.kunc.org Penn State To Penalize Workers Who Refuse Health Screenings Paterno Family To Sue NCAA To Reverse Sandusky Sanctions http://www.kunc.org/post/paterno-family-sue-ncaa-reverse-sandusky-sanctions The family of late football coach Joe Paterno has filed a lawsuit in Pennsylvania Thursday, seeking the reversal of NCAA sanctions against Penn State that resulted from the Jerry Sandusky <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/archives/archive.php?thingId=142090883">child sex abuse scandal</a>.<p><strong>Update at 3 p.m. ET. Lawsuit Filed, Posted Online:</strong><p>The lawsuit has now been filed; our report was written in the hours before it made it to the Court of Common Pleas in Centre County. Thu, 30 May 2013 14:00:00 +0000 Bill Chappell 45055 at http://www.kunc.org Paterno Family To Sue NCAA To Reverse Sandusky Sanctions Pennsylvania Judge Denies Sandusky Request For New Trial http://www.kunc.org/post/pennsylvania-judge-denies-sandusky-request-new-trial A Pennsylvania judge on Wednesday denied a motion by former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky for a new trial.<p>Sandusky was convicted of 45 counts of sexual abuse of minors back in October. Wed, 30 Jan 2013 17:59:00 +0000 Eyder Peralta 39489 at http://www.kunc.org Pennsylvania Judge Denies Sandusky Request For New Trial