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ESPN anchor Bob Ley retires after 40 years with network

Jun. 26, 2019 7:30 PM EDT

Bob Ley, a fixture at ESPN since the network's launch 40 years ago, has decided to step away. The 64-year-old Ley announced his retirement Wednesday. He said during a phone interview that he made the decision late last month and started calling close friends and colleagues Tuesday with the news. Ley had been on...

Today in History

Jun. 22, 2019 12:01 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Saturday, June 22, the 173rd day of 2019. There are 192 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 22, 1977, John N. Mitchell became the first former U.S. Attorney General to go to prison as he began serving a sentence for his role in the Watergate cover-up. (He was...

Board recommends suspension of Sandusky prosecutor's license

Jun. 7, 2019 11:04 AM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's highest court will decide whether to a follow the recommendation of a lawyer ethics board and suspend the law license of a prosecutor over the investigation into Penn State administrators' handling of complaints about Jerry Sandusky. The Supreme Court's Disciplinary...

'Shocking': Ohio State doc abused 177, officials were aware

May. 18, 2019 2:01 AM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A now-dead Ohio State team doctor sexually abused at least 177 male students from the 1970s through the 1990s, and numerous university officials got wind of what was going on over the years but did little or nothing to stop him, according to a report released by the school Friday. Dr....

Former Penn State president richly paid as he fought charges

May. 1, 2019 6:01 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Former Penn State President Graham Spanier's success this week in getting his child-endangerment conviction overturned capped a seven-year fight to save his reputation and stay out of jail, a period during which he has been richly compensated by the university he once ran. Spanier no...

The Latest: Ex-Penn State head paid as he fought charges

May. 1, 2019 5:35 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on a judge's decision to throw out the conviction of former Penn State President Graham Spanier (all times local): 5:30 p.m. The cost of the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal to Penn State has included millions of dollars in salary and legal expenses for the...

Judge throws out ex-Penn State president's conviction

Apr. 30, 2019 7:32 PM EDT

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A federal judge threw out former Penn State President Graham Spanier's misdemeanor child-endangerment conviction on Tuesday, less than a day before he was due to turn himself in to begin serving a jail sentence. The decision by U.S. Magistrate Judge Karoline Mehalchick in Scranton,...