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Torres trial Investigators testify about day of homicide

Torres jury hears about encounter moments after homicide

Prosecutors are trying to convince a jury that Miguel Torres was possessive and snapped after his wife filed for divorce.

Reading residents prepare for bitter cold to settle in

Reading residents prepare for bitter cold to settle in

People across Berks County are bundling up as frigid temperatures move into the region.

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Pike County district attorney wants death for Frein

Pike County District Attorney Raymond J. Tonkin intends to seek the death penalty for Eric Frein.

Fred Roberts

Berks man jailed in sex assault cases involving underage girls

A Berks County man has been jailed in Wyoming County on charges that stem from inappropriate relationships he allegedly had with three underage girls.

Medical marijuana bill news conference

Pa. Sen. Mike Folmer

Gov. Wolf vows to support Pa. Senate's medical marijuana bill

Gov. Tom Wolf gave an impromptu audience to parents of children who are suffering daily from debilitating seizures and is vowing to sign a medical marijuana bill that senators are writing.

Bethlehem mother supports medical marijuana to help her son

Bethlehem mother supports medical marijuana to help her son

Medical marijuana legislation was reintroduced in the Pennsylvania Senate Tuesday by Senators Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) and Mike Folmer (R-Dauphin/Lebanon/York).

James Develin - New England Patriots

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Boyertown grad's proud parents gear up for Super Bowl

Boyertown Area High School graduate James Develin is about to take the biggest football stage in the world.

A NY man is charged in daughter s accident that killed three

A NY man is charged in daughter's accident that killed three teens

A New York man is facing the most serious charges in a crash that killed three Bucks County teenagers back in August.

community raises funds for Upper Saucon township fire victim

Community raises funds for Upper Saucon Township fire victims

The community is rallying to help a Lehigh County family who had their home destroyed by a fire.

suspect reading robbery

Women lure men to be robbed at gunpoint

A night of fun on the town .... Took a violent turn for two men .. Who police say were lured into a violent trap by a pair of women.

Car buried in snow in Cambridge Mass

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New England digs out after major winter storm

Sgt. Jennifer Bruno knew the blizzard battering New England might be brutal.

So as the storm hit, she spent Monday night at a friend's house. When she returned to her coastal home in Marshfield, Massachusetts, Tuesday, she discovered a devastating sce...

 
 
 
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    The Indonesian military said Tuesday that it was stopping its efforts to recover the remains of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 almost a month after the commercial jet crashed into the sea.

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Suicidal teen reported missing

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Police in Berks County are asking the public's help to find a teen who may want to harm himself.

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Allentown police say they are looking for a woman who has been missing since April.

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Macungie man pleads guilty to animal cruelty charges

Birds rescued from Weider's home
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A Lehigh County man has pled guilty to 12 counts of animal cruelty for neglecting over 30 birds and three huskie dogs. He will pay a $50 fine on each count.

Hanover Twp. knows winter is far from done

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HANOVER TWP. Pa.

Like most of the Lehigh Valley, Hanover Township dodged a bullet when Tuesday's massive snowfall prognosis didn't materialize as advertised.

Five people arrested for possession of illegal substances with intent to deliver

Anthony Ianniello
POCONO TWP., Pa.

Five people are in custody in Tobyhanna for the possession of illegal substances with intent to deliver, as well as a host of other charges.

Sal Panto appointed vice chair of National League of Cities Committee

WASHINGTON

Mayor Sal Panto, Jr.  has been appointed vice chair of the National League of Cities (NLC) 2015 Energy, Environment and Natural Resources Committee.

 

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  • space shuttle Challenger explosion, 1986

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    On this day: January 28

    "Pride and Prejudice" is first published, Elvis makes his national TV debut, "We Are the World" is recorded, and the space shuttle Challenger breaks apart after liftoff, all on this day.

 

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