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No. 9 Penn State's offensive line now powering Nittany Lions

Sep. 26, 2018 5:31 PM EDT

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Miles Sanders has always heaped praise on the big men blocking for him, and the Penn State running back has found himself doing so more and more lately. As No. 9 Penn State's offensive linemen have piled up pancake blocks, Sanders has racked up yards and touchdowns. Together,...

NCAA finds no rules violations in Nassar scandal

Aug. 30, 2018 11:57 PM EDT

The NCAA cleared Michigan State University of any rules infractions in the Larry Nassar sexual-assault scandal, the school announced Thursday. The school released a letter from Jonathan Duncan, the NCAA's vice president for enforcement, that addressed the Nassar case, as well as an investigation into how the...

Siblings prevalent among the victims of predator priests

Aug. 28, 2018 10:27 AM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — It took 50 years, until the release of a landmark investigative report, for sisters Mary Robb Jackson and Cynthia Carr Gardner to realize that the parish priest in the Pittsburgh-area suburb where they lived as children had molested both of them, a couple of years apart. The sisters'...

Why some college sports scandals don't draw NCAA penalties

Aug. 25, 2018 2:45 AM EDT

The question often comes up when a serious scandal hits college sports: Where is the NCAA? Why isn't the governing body of major college sports, you know, governing? Ohio State suspended Urban Meyer for three games for mishandling allegations of domestic violence against one of his assistants, but it is doubtful...

Sex scandals fester at unhealthy organizations, experts say

Aug. 20, 2018 1:02 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — In a story Aug. 18 about institutions and sexual abuse, The Associated Press did not completely identify the university where James Campbell Quick is a professor. It is the University of Texas at Arlington. A clarified version of the story is below: Of all the horrific details...

Today in History

Aug. 17, 2018 12:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Friday, Aug. 17, the 229th day of 2018. There are 136 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 17, 1943, the Allied conquest of Sicily during World War II was completed as U.S. and British forces entered Messina. On this date: In 1807, Robert Fulton's North River...