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  • Penn State trustees to debate joining lawsuit against NCAA

    Pennsylvania State University's board of trustees will debate today on whether to join a lawsuit against the NCAA, which sanctioned the university in the aftermath of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal. In the midst of a heated exchange over...
  • Following injury, former Penn State running back Zwinak ready for NFL audition

    Following injury, former Penn State running back Zwinak ready for NFL audition
    Zach Zwinak could have gone home when last semester ended. He had been doing some rehab with Penn State's training staff but wasn't practicing, and his family thought the break might do him good. But the running back, who suffered a season-ending...
  • Penn State Trustees butt heads over proposed change to how meetings are called

    UNIVERSITY PARK - In December, nine members of the Penn State board of trustees called a special meeting. Only one other member attended. At Thursday's governance and long-range planning committee meeting, proposals were made to keep that from...
  • Scientists: Human activity has pushed Earth beyond 4 of 9 'planetary boundaries'

    At the rate things are going, the Earth in the coming decades could cease to be a "safe operating space" for human beings. That is the conclusion of a new paper published Thursday in the journal Science by 18 researchers trying to gauge the breaking...
  • Pennsylvania Farm Show

    I wrote about the Pennsylvania Farm Show today, and I noted in there that although I keep a minute-by-minute diary of my activities, I didn’t have space for it in the column. So I’ll share it here.    Just a couple of preliminaries. The Farm...
  • Wolf names cabinet heads, other leaders

    The head of human resources for the state of Maryland is Gov.-elect Tom Wolf's pick to be Human Services secretary, and a former northeastern Pennsylvania hospital official is his choice for secretary of the state Department of Health, Wolf said Saturday....
  • Bowden happy to be No. 2 behind Paterno in career victories

    Bowden happy to be No. 2 behind Paterno in career victories
    Former Florida State coach Bobby Bowden is glad to be No. 2 behind Joe Paterno again after the NCAA restored the late Penn State coach's vacated victories. The NCAA and Penn State reached a settlement Friday in a lawsuit that challenged the legality...
  • Hundreds of students rally, march at Penn State, happy Joe Paterno getting football wins back

    Hundreds of Penn State students rallied and marched Friday to celebrate the career of late football coach Joe Paterno and the NCAA's agreement to restore 112 team victories deducted amid the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal. About 300 people...
  • Bianchi: Bowden, not Paterno, should be college football's winningest coach

     Bianchi: Bowden, not Paterno, should be college football's winningest coach
    Running off at the typewriter … The winningest coach in college football history is once again a man who turned a blind eye to little boys being raped. Shame, shame, shame on the NCAA for settling a lawsuit Friday filed by Pennsylvania...
  • Luck-Brady Will Be The Stuff Of History

    An AFC Championship edition of Half-Baked Jake: Andrew Luck is 25. Tom Brady is 37. Luck is 0-3 against the Patriots, including last year in the playoffs. He has passed for 968 yards and six touchdowns in those games, but has eight interceptions and two...
  • For former Penn State players, NCAA decision represents a start

    For former Penn State players, NCAA decision represents a start
    Restoring Penn State's vacated football victories was a good start that needs to continue with restoration of Joe Paterno's legacy, former players said Friday. A total of 111 wins were restored to Joe Paterno's record, once again making him the...