Harrisburg

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Ex-NYC Businessman Freed From Prison After Arson Conviction Is Tossed

A 79-year-old former New York businessman whose arson-murder conviction was overturned in the death of his daughter was freed from prison in Pennsylvania Friday after 24 years.

08/22/2014

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett To Sue NCAA Over Penn State Sanctions

Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett said Wednesday he will file a federal lawsuit against the NCAA in a bid to overturn the hefty sanctions imposed on Penn State University in the wake of the Sandusky child sexual abuse scandal.

01/02/2013

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky leaves the Centre County Courthouse after being sentenced in his child sex abuse case on October 9, 2012 in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Jerry Sandusky Victim Speaks Out Publicly For First Time, Says He Contemplated Suicide

The young man whose claims of abuse began the criminal investigation that put Jerry Sandusky in prison said he contemplated suicide because authorities took so long to prosecute the former Penn State assistant football coach.

10/19/2012

Penn State Athletic Director Tim Curley (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Many Waiting To Read Penn State Report On Sandusky

The team brought in by Penn State to investigate how the university handled molestation accusations against former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky will release its highly anticipated report Thursday.

07/11/2012

Shanel Nadal and Nephra Payne outside a courthouse in Harrisburg, PA on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011 (credit: CBS 2)

Queens Parents Accused Of Abducting 8 Children Appear In Court

According their lawyer, the parents gave one of the kids a cell phone to keep with them while in foster care and were told to keep it their pockets. The couple accuses ACS of physically and sexually abusing their children.

10/13/2011

Shanel Nadal and Nephra Payne outside a courthouse in Harrisburg, PA on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2011 (credit: CBS 2)

Parents Accused Of Kidnapping Their 8 Children From Queens Foster Care Waive Extradition

The attorney for 28-year-old Shanel Nadal and 34-year-old Nephra Payne said they kidnapped their children out of desperation because no one was listening to them.

10/05/2011

Shanel Nadal (credit: CBS 2)

Mom Accused Of Abducting 8 Children Tells Her Side Of The Story

“Any mother who’s going through this — do what you got to do to protect your kids,” Nadal told reporters.

09/27/2011