TOP STORIES

WEEKEND TOP STORIES

Recap: Rockets 102, Nets 98

Rockets 102, Nets 98: Terrence Jones scored a season-high 26 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and host Houston rallied to continue its dominance of Brooklyn.Trevor Ariza scored 20 points and James Harden chipped in 15 and 12 assists for the R...

NHL roundup: Lightning blank Blackhawks

Islanders 2, Flames 1: Jaroslav Halak made 26 saves to set a franchise record for victories in a season as New York spoiled Calgary's final visit to Long Island.The win was Halak's 33rd of the season, moving him past Billy Smith (1981-82), ...

Recap: Islanders 2, Flames 1

Islanders 2, Flames 1: Jaroslav Halak made 26 saves to set a franchise record for victories in a season as New York spoiled Calgary's final visit to Long Island.The win was Halak's 33rd of the season, moving him past Billy Smith (1981-82), ...

Recap: Clippers 97, Grizzlies 79

Clippers 97, Grizzlies 79: DeAndre Jordan collected 22 rebounds and scored 15 points and Chris Paul had 19 points and 13 assists as visiting Los Angeles knocked off Memphis.Jamal Crawford had 19 points and J.J. Redick scored 18 as the Clipp...

Homeland Security sign

Paul Courson/CNN

Congress avoids Homeland Security shutdown

The House approved a one-week extension of funding for the Department of Homeland Security, sending the proposal to the White House and avoiding a partial shutdown just hours before the Friday night deadline.

Hotline for religious doubters: 1-84-I-DOUBT-IT

Ian Waldie/Getty Images

New helpline aims at religious doubters

An atheists organization is offering a hotline for doubters to call: 1-84-I-DOUBT-IT.

John Boehner at news conference

Win McNamee/Getty Images

Hill fight features rumblings of Boehner coup

House Speaker John Boehner faces a looming threat from conservatives to oust him as speaker, and it's tying his hands on funding the Department of Homeland Security.

Congress passed a one-week extension of funding just hours before the deadline on Fri...

Boris Nemtsov former Russian deputy prime minister

Boris Nemtsov former Russian deputy prime minister

Outspoken critic of Putin shot and killed

Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov was shot and killed Friday night in central Moscow, the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation said in a statement Saturday, prompting immediate speculation from fellow opposition figures that the ki...

Astronaut spacewalking

NASA

Astronauts to go ahead with spacewalk Sunday

Astronauts on the International Space Station will make a spacewalk Sunday despite the appearance of water inside an astronaut's helmet after a spacewalk earlier this week, NASA reported Friday on its website.

Advertisement

Latest From The Newsroom

Lehigh Valley

Berks County Area

Southeastern PA

Poconos & Coal Region

Western New Jersey

In Your Town

 
 

Game Break

 

Slideshow Of The Day

  • Leonard Nimoy

    Frazer Harrison/Getty Images

    Remembering Leonard Nimoy

    Actor Leonard Nimoy, who played Mr. Spock on "Star Trek," died Friday at 83. Here is a look at his life.

Daily Quiz

Advertisement
 
There are currently no severe weather alerts.
 
 

History's Headlines

 

69News Community Calendar


>> Complete Event Listing
>> Submit Your Event
 
 

Commentary Survey

 

INSIDE YOUR TOWN

Monroe County man nabbed for store robbery

Pa State Trooper car
POLK TOWNSHIP, Pa.

Pennsylvania State Police have arrested an Effort man for the Tuesday afternoon robbery of a Monroe County convenience store.

Santander Arena set to host 6 events in 6 days

Santander Arena -- snow on ground

Chad Blimline/69 News

READING, Pa.

Over the next six days, periods of rest may come few and far between for the staff at the Santander Arena in Reading.

Man with scissors accused of attacking woman

Generic police lights
BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP, Pa.

Twenty-seven-year-old Juan Rivas III has been charged with attacking his girlfriend while armed with a scissors.

ASD rebounds from fire at Cleveland Elementary School

ASD prepares temp space for Cleveland Elementary students
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The fire that lit through Cleveland Elementary School on Tuesday morning may have knocked the students, staff and administrators down, but not out.

Quakertown school custodian not happy with treatment of support staff

Victor Bartholomew of Milford Township
QUAKERTOWN, Pa.

Victor Bartholomew of Milford Township wants the Quakertown Community School District to value support staff more.

Salisbury will introduce new zoning law and get rid of old firearms laws

Sallisbury Twp. commissioners
SALISBURY TWP., Pa.

Salisbury Township intends to introduce a new zoning ordinance and get rid of a couple of old firearms laws on the same night next month.

Traditions of America at Green Pond:

LVPC meeting
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

A proposed 261-unit Bethlehem Township age 55 plus housing community was found not to conflict with Northampton County's comprehensive plan by the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission (LVPC) during Thursday evening's monthly meeting.

GO-TIME identifies over $100 million in savings

Tom Wolf becomes governor
HARRISBURG, Pa.

The State of Pa. could soon realize more than $100 million dollars in cost savings thanks to Governor Wolf's GO-TIME initiative.

 
 
 

Our Daily Quiz

 
 
 

Like Us on Facebook

 
Google+
 

Missing Persons

Suicidal teen reported missing

Pa State Trooper car

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

Police looking for missing Allentown woman

Jamie Metzger

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

View More
 

Lost Pets


View More Lost Pets