- Associated Press - Tuesday, October 28, 2014

A daily look at late-breaking news, coming events and stories that will be talked about in Pennsylvania on Tuesday:

EASTERN PENNSYLVANIA SCHOOL BOARD TO MEET IN WAKE OF FOOTBALL HAZING ALLEGATIONS

The allegations have already led to the cancellation of the football season and the suspension the Central Bucks High School West coaching staff. The board is meeting Tuesday night.

RETIREMENT OF JUSTICE SEAMUS MCCAFFERY LIKELY TO LEAVE PENNSYLVANIA SUPREME COURT WITHOUT TIE-BREAKING VOTE

McCaffery retired Monday rather than continue to battle allegations that he received and forwarded pornographic emails revealed by fellow Democrat Kathleen Kane, the state’s attorney general.

PENN STATE’S BOARD TO DISCUSS FREEH REPORT AT TUESDAY MEETING

The report by former FBI director Louis Freeh concluded late football coach Joe Paterno and top administrators concealed key facts about Jerry Sandusky’s abuse of children to avoid bad publicity. The topic for Tuesday’s meeting is a push by alumni members to re-examine the report, which many alumni feel used flimsy evidence and unfairly blamed the school’s football culture for Sandusky’s criminal acts.

FEDERAL CIVIL RIGHTS TRIAL PITS FORMER EAST STROUDSBURG ADMINISTRATOR AGAINST THREE MEN CLAIMING SEXUAL HARASSMENT

The accusers were students when they contend Isaac Sanders fondled or otherwise made them sexually uncomfortable. Sanders was the state-owned school’s chief fundraiser when he was fired as vice president of advancement six years ago. He has denied wrongdoing.

PHILADELPHIA CITY COUNCIL KILLING PROPOSED SALE OF CITY-OWNED GAS UTILITY TO CONNECTICUT COMPANY

Council members say the risk of the proposed $1.86 billion sale of Philadelphia Gas Works to UIL Holdings Corp., outweigh its potential rewards.

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