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Pennsylvania moves to revoke Sandusky’s pension

Pennsylvania’s public employee pension system has moved to revoke Jerry Sandusky’s pension after his conviction and sentence in the child sexual abuse scandal.
The State Employees’ Retirement System notified Sandusky by letter Wednesday that his crimes triggered forfeiture of his pension.

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US marks 11th anniversary of Sept. 11 attacks

Thousands are gathered today in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania to mark the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.

At Ground Zero in lower Manhattan, only the families of the more than 2,750 people who were killed are reading their names. In previous years, politicians have participated in the reading of the names, or have read from the Bible or recited passages from literature, NBC News reports.

Photo: 1 World Trade Center, left, the National September 11 Memorial, bottom left, and 4 World Trade Center, right, are bathed in light on Sept. 11, 2012, in New York. (Mark Lennihan / AP)

BREAKING: Jerry Sandusky found guilty of 45 of 48 counts of child sexual abuse

Former Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky found guilty of 45 of 48 counts of child sexual abuse, NBC News reports.

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Photo: Jerry Sandusky and his wife, Dottie, arrive Friday night at Centre County Court in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania. (NBC News)