• The Latest: Ex-prosecutor leading school’s review of doctor

    MASON, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on a criminal case against a Michigan sports doctor who is charged with sexual assault (all times local):

  • Jerry Sandusky’s son waives hearing in child sex abuse case

    BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — Jerry Sandusky’s adult son won’t be in court next week for a hearing on accusations he pressured a teen girl for naked photos and asked her teen sister to perform a sex act.

  • Michigan sports doctor facing key hearing in assault case

    MASON, Mich. (AP) — A sports doctor who treated female gymnasts at Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics was ordered to stand trial Friday after a woman described how he sexually abused her for years during her childhood.

  • APNewsBreak: Grand jury report blasts NY foster care system

    HAUPPAUGE, N.Y. (AP) — A foster parent accused of sexually abusing boys in his care could have been stopped years earlier if not for “abysmal” communication among the child-welfare agencies involved, according to a special grand jury report obtained by The Associated Press.

  • Penn State ex-officials seek appeal as criminal trial nears

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Three former Penn State administrators facing child endangerment charges for their handling of the Jerry Sandusky molestation scandal have asked a judge for permission to pursue an appeal, barely a month before their scheduled trial.

  • Michigan St. gymnastics coach quits a day after suspension

    DETROIT (AP) — The women’s gymnastics coach at Michigan State University suddenly announced her retirement Tuesday, a day after she was suspended for what her boss described as her “passionate defense” of a sports doctor accused of sexually abusing female athletes for years.

  • Michigan State suspends coach linked to abuse complaints

    EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The women’s gymnastics coach at Michigan State University was suspended Monday, two weeks after she was accused in a lawsuit of downplaying complaints about sexual abuse by a sports doctor.