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Woman rescued from car fire seeks person who saved her life

Woman rescued from car fire seeks person who saved her life

What would you do if you saw someone's car consumed in flames?

Group sets up wifi hotspot in downtown Reading

Group sets up wifi hotspot in downtown Reading

Gone are the days of dial-up. Now mainstream America is using wifi and Reading is jumping on board.

Reading police discuss methods with community members

Reading police discuss methods with community members in light of Ferguson

Eyes across the country have been on police departments after the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, which sparked an uproar in Ferguson, Missouri.

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Northampton County Council takes hard look at prison’s revolving door

Northampton County has paid a national company millions of dollars to treat prison inmates with drug and alcohol problems. Was it a success?

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Sprint undercuts T-Mobile by $20 a month

The price war is on in the U.S. wireless industry.

Iraq air strikes car destroyed

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Hagel: ISIS 'beyond anything we have seen'

America's top defense officials left open the possibility of targeting fighters with the so-called Islamic State in Syria, saying during a news briefing Thursday it was not enough to just hit the extremist group in Iraq.

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel...

A celebration of 'Marilyn' comes to Reading Public Museum

Her death was more than 50 years ago at the age of 36, yet Americans have never ceased in keeping the spirit of this Hollywood icon alive. She struggled to balance her career and love life, marrying and divorcing three times, all the while unable to keep her private life out of the limelight.

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Foles, offense sharp as Eagles beat Steelers

This was more like last year's Eagles.

Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, Mosul, Iraq

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ISIS: What it will take to beat terror group

Until the sudden capture of Mosul in June, ISIS was of concern to Western governments but not a pressing priority.

 
 
 
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Forks looks to slow down speeders

Forks Twp. Supervisors
FORKS TWP., Pa.

Officials in one growing Northampton County community are looking for ways to slow down speeding drivers.

Northampton County Council takes hard look at prison’s revolving door

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EASTON, Pa.

Northampton County has paid a national company millions of dollars to treat prison inmates with drug and alcohol problems. Was it a success?

Two drug suspects arrested and charged

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Two Allentown residents were arrested for possession of illegal substances with intent to distribute.

Northampton Borough Council receives middle school update

Northampton Area School District
NORTHAMPTON, Pa.

Northampton Area School District Superintendent, Joseph Kovalchik, took a road trip Thursday night to explain the district's progress on the construction of the new middle school.

 
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  • Teddy Roosevelt riding in car, 1902

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    On this day: August 22

    Teddy Roosevelt goes for a historic ride, tennis player Althea Gibson breaks racial barriers, The Supremes hit No. 1 for the first time, and Nolan Ryan notches his 5,000 career strikeout, all on this day.

 

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