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Former Penn State football assistant Mike McQueary in 2012. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Report Alleges Former Penn State Assistant McQueary Had Gambling Problems, Told Players He Was Abused Himself

New information and background on Mike McQueary is brought to light.

CBS Chicago–03/04/2014

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Doyel: If Alive, Would Paterno Be Joining Penn State Officials Now On Trial?

Joe Paterno wasn’t in the Dauphin County Courthouse this week in Harrisburg, Pa. He wasn’t in Courtroom No. 1 this week, facing accusations of endangering the welfare of children. But would he have been?

670 The Score–07/31/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Penn Staters Keeping Scandal Fresh

After more than a year and a half, the only person not still actively involved in the Jerry Sandusky scandal is Jerry Sandusky.

670 The Score–06/08/2013

The site in which the statue of former Penn State University football coach Joe Paterno stood sits empty after it was removed by workers outside Beaver Stadium. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Penn State Must Stop Enabling Insanity

At this rate, they might as well just drag the statue out of storage and re-install it.

CBS Chicago–11/07/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Baffoe: I Miss Joe Paterno

Just like so many out-of-touch, incredibly stupid fans out there, I really wish Joe Paterno was here to answer for himself right now.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2012

Graham Spanier. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Spanier Charged In Penn State Sex Abuse Case

Former Penn State President Graham B. Spanier was charged Thursday with hushing up child molestation allegations against Jerry Sandusky, making him the third school official charged in the alleged cover-up.

CBS Chicago–11/01/2012

Tim Curley. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Penn St. Won’t Renew Contract Of Accused AD Curley

Penn State will not renew the contract of athletic director Tim Curley, who has been on leave since being charged last year with perjury and failing to report a child sex abuse allegation against Jerry Sandusky.

CBS Chicago–10/16/2012

A general view of the Pennsylvania State Nittany Lions tall flag squad. (Credit: Rick Stewart  /Allsport)

Perjury Case Against 2 Penn St Officials Proceeds

A judge on Wednesday upheld perjury charges against two Penn State administrators accused of lying to a grand jury that investigated allegations ex-assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky sexually abused children.

670 The Score–09/26/2012

Kenneth Frazier. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Goodness Amid Evil At Penn State

The good guy in this story couldn’t prevent the human tragedy, only arriving on the scene after terrible things had already happened.

CBS Chicago–07/15/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Legal Experts: Paterno Could Have Faced Child Endangerment, Perjury, Conspiracy Charges

If he were alive today, Joe Paterno — the coach who stood for so long for character and integrity both on and off the football field — could be looking at charges such as child endangerment, perjury and conspiracy.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)

Freeh Report: Paterno, Others ‘Concealed Critical Facts’

Joe Paterno and other senior officials “concealed critical facts” about Jerry Sandusky’s child abuse because they were worried about bad publicity, according to an internal investigation into the scandal concluded.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Read: Freeh Report On Penn State

Download and read Former FBI Director Louis Freeh’s report on how Penn State handled allegations of child sex abuse against former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

Joe Paterno after Penn State lost to USC in the 2009 Rose Bowl. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Freeh Report To Be Released Thursday

An internal investigation into whether football coach Joe Paterno and other Penn State officials helped cover up reports that Jerry Sandusky was molesting children in the school’s locker rooms will be released Thursday.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

New E-Mails: Paterno ‘Manipulative, Disrespectful, Uncivil And Abusive’

CNN has new e-mails obtained from former FBI Director Louis Freeh’s investigation at Penn State and once again, they could be damaging for Joe Paterno.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2012

Joe Paterno. (Photo by: Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Paterno Legacy Destroyed

Too much was at stake for Paterno to allow his football program and his vast, personal business arrangements with Second Mile connections to be brought down by scandal. So he made sure Sandusky could go about his business uninterrupted.

670 The Score–06/30/2012

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky, is put into a police car after being convicted in his child sex abuse trial at the Centre County Courthouse on June 22, 2012 in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania. The jury found Sandusky guilty on 45 of 48 counts in the sexual abuse trial of the former Penn State assistant football coach, who was charged with sexual abuse of 10 boys over a 15-year period. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Justice Done, But More To Do

Even in the dark, sick heart of central Pennsylvania, where for years the emotional and cultural strength of a college football program blinded otherwise normal people to horrible crimes, justice could be done.

670 The Score–06/22/2012

P eople walk past the mural "Inspiration" by artist Michael Pilato, which features faces of notable Penn Staters including Joe Paterno. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Penn State’s Crimes Beyond Sandusky

An attention-grabbing trial filled with grim, hideous details, sobbing witnesses and crackling verbal exchanges can provide good cover.

670 The Score–06/13/2012

Jerry Sandusky sits in a car after a court hearing. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Former Penn State Administrator Had A ‘Secret File’ On Jerry Sandusky

In documents obtained by KDKA-TV investigators, the Attorney General’s Office indicates former vice president Schultz kept a secret file with allegations regarding Sandusky and sex abuse.

670 The Score–06/12/2012

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

‘Major New Evidence’ Could Lead To Charges Against Spanier

As opening statements in the Jerry Sandusky trail got underway Monday morning, a new report surfaced that could lead to charges against former Penn State President Graham Spanier.

CBS Chicago–06/11/2012

Mike McQueary in 2005. (Photo by Tom Pidgeon/Getty Images)

McQueary’s Story Changes Again: Penn State Prosecutors Change Key Allegation Date

Mike McQueary’s story is changing again and it could help Tim Curley and Gary Schultz fight off allegations that they failed to properly report suspected child abuse.

05/08/2012

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