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Open Channel: Analysis: Paterno could have been indicted if he had lived

The Freeh Report is a scathing indictment, to speak colloquially, of officials at Penn State. But it could also preview actual indictments against Graham Spanier, Tim Curley, and Gary Schultz, key Penn State officials at the time Jerry Sandusky's sex abuse of minors was fir … Full story

NBC News Update 4 01-25-12

   President Hits Rd to Push Message; Saying Goodbye to Paterno; Demi Moore Seeks Treatment

Jan. 22: Nightly News Sunday broadcast

   Giffords to retire; What’s next for the GOP race?; ‘JoePa was like our father’; Paterno dies at 85; 13th cruise ship victim found; Nurse offers gift of life

Jan. 21: Nightly News Saturday broadcast

   Election day theater in the South; Romney tries to slow Gingrich’s momentum; States battle snowstorms, frigid temperatures; Paterno's health takes a turn for the worse; Captain's version of the Costa Condordia story

Jan. 14: Nightly News Saturday broadcast

   Disaster on the high seas; Old man winter wakes up; Paterno speaks out; Evangelicals try to stop Romney; Iran-US tensions rise; A sanctuary for seals

Nov. 18: Nightly News Friday broadcast

   Police reopen Natalie Wood case; FDA revokes breast cancer drug Avastin; Paterno has lung cancer, son says; Okla. St. women’s basketball coaches die; Obama: ‘Flickers of progress’ in Myanmar; Extreme weather tied to climate change; Wildfire torching parts of Nevada; White House shooter: I’m ‘modern-

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Penn State vigil honors alleged sex abuse victims

NYT: Paterno aide engulfed in Penn St. case 


  McQueary stands behind claims he reported attack to Paterno

Radio host Michael Smerconish and Allison Kiss of Security on Campus talk about an e-mail by Penn State Assistant Coach Mike McQueary, obtained by the Associated Press, which claims he didn’t stop the attack he witnessed physically but he made sure it ended.

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A plane flying over the University Park Campus of Penn State University in State College, pulls a banner reading "Take the statue down or we will" on Tuesday, July 17, 2012. The Paterno statue outside Beaver Stadium has been a point of much contention. Critics have called for the statue to be taken

File photo of Penn State head coach Joe Paterno
File photo of Penn State head coach Joe Paterno

Penn State head coach Joe Paterno watches his team during the fourth quarter of the Capital One Bowl NCAA football game in Orlando, Florida, in this January 1, 2010 file photo. Paterno and university president Graham Spanier were fired over their handling of a sex abuse scandal, the Penn State board

Rioting on the Penn State Campus after Paterno fired
Rioting on the Penn State Campus after Paterno fired

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