In this Oct. 22, 2011 file photo, Penn State coach Joe Paterno stands on the field before his team's NCAA college football game against Northwestern, in Evanston, Ill. (Photo by Jim Prisching/AP)

Paterno knew of abuse in '76, company claims

The late Penn State University football coach Joe Paterno knew about sexual abuse allegations against former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky as early as 1976, according to an assertion in a Philadelphia court order made public Thursday.The claim emerged in a dispute over who should pay Penn State's share of about $60 million in settlements...