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Tropical Storm Hermine takes aim at Florida

A state of emergency has been declared for most of Florida as Tropical Storm Hermine moved through the Gulf of Mexico toward the Florida panhandle Wednesday.

Previously dubbed Tropical Depression Nine, it strengthened into a tropical storm with 40-mph...

Seniors Spelling Bee at the Allentown Fair

"Seniors" Spelling Bee at the Allentown Fair

A retired Saucon Valley Elementary School teacher now holds a plaque and $300 for first place.

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FREDDY's need evaluators for 2017 awards season

Organizers are looking for candidates who have extensive experience in the arts and a strong sense of objectivity as evaluators will be tasked with judging student performances and production values.

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Allentown man sentenced to prison for Easton homicide

An Allentown man was ordered to serve prison time in the death of an Easton man.

Tim Kaine: 'Pennsylvania... is key to our victory'

Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine concluded his two-day visit to Pennsylvania with a pair of stops in the Lehigh Valley.

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New post office opens for business in downtown Reading

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READING, Pa.

The U.S. Postal Service is following through on its plans to open a new post office in downtown Reading.

Bird is the annoying word for Belvidere man

Bird is the annoying word for Belvidere man
BELVIDERE, N.J.

A man living there says dozens of turkey vultures are nesting at his home and causing major problems

New post office set to open in downtown Reading

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READING, Pa.

The U.S. Postal Service is following through on its plans to open a new post office in downtown Reading.

Friend helps West Reading couple displaced by fire

Friend reaches out to help couple affected by fire
WEST READING, Pa.

This is a story of hardship, but it's also one of friendship.

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    Trump announces meeting with Mexican president

    Donald Trump flew into a nation he has constantly berated during his campaign to meet President Enrique Peña Nieto and said they discussed a wall he has vowed to build on the US's southern border, but not his demand that Mexico pay for it -- an asser...

 
 
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Police: Missing elderly man found safe in Allentown

Authorities in Lehigh County say they have found an elderly man who had been missing since early Sunday morning.

Elio Cabrera of Allentown reported missing

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Elio Cabrera of Allentown has been reported missing.

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    Looking back: U.S.-Cuba relations

    When JetBlue Flight 387 touched down Wednesday in Cuba, it was the first direct commercial flight between the US and the island in over a half-century. Get up to speed on the last five decades of American foreign policy toward Cuba.

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New post office opens for business in downtown Reading

Amanda VanAllen/69 News

READING, Pa.

The U.S. Postal Service is following through on its plans to open a new post office in downtown Reading.

Bird is the annoying word for Belvidere man

Bird is the annoying word for Belvidere man
BELVIDERE, N.J.

A man living there says dozens of turkey vultures are nesting at his home and causing major problems

New post office set to open in downtown Reading

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READING, Pa.

The U.S. Postal Service is following through on its plans to open a new post office in downtown Reading.

Friend helps West Reading couple displaced by fire

Friend reaches out to help couple affected by fire
WEST READING, Pa.

This is a story of hardship, but it's also one of friendship.

 
 

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  • Princess Diana, Lady Di, Paris memorial

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    On this day: August 31

    Jack the Ripper claims his first victim, Coca-Cola makes its European debut, Jimi Hendrix rocks in the early morning hours at the Isle of Wight, and the "People's Princess" dies in a car crash, all on this day.

 
 

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