1. Penn State coach Paterno dead at 85

    - Joe Paterno, who racked up more wins than anyone else in major college football but was fired from Penn State amid a child sex abuse scandal, has died. He was 85.

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  2. Cardinal Law leaves job in Rome

    - VATICAN CITY - Cardinal Bernard Law, who resigned in disgrace as Boston’s archbishop in 2002 after the priest sex abuse scandal exploded in the United States, has left his subsequent job as head of a major Roman basilica.


  3. To the casual observer, The Fessenden School could not look more bucolic, with its expansive playing fields, rambling academic buildings, and a dining hall filled with the chatter of young boys who were gathered yesterday for lunch.