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Fiery crash in Lower Towamensing

Four dead after fiery crash in Lower Towamensing

Four people are dead after a fiery crash in Lower Towamensing Township, Carbon County. 

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27 year-old killed in Northampton County collision, 4 others injured

A 27 year-old Washington Township man was killed Sunday morning in a two-car collision. 

Reading police investigating shooting, victim in surgery

Police in Reading are investigating a shooting that happened Saturday morning.

Fatal Route 22 wreck

Authorities identify pedestrian killed on Route 22

A 27-year-old Allentown man was struck and killed by two vehicles.

The way I see it - Christmas

Rob Vaughn's The way I see it - Christmas

Anchor Rob Vaughn reflects on the Christmas season in his "The Way I See It" series.

Pocono Wildlife Rescue and Education Center

Pocono Wildlife Rescue and Education Center is looking for your help

Pocono Wildlife Rescue and Education Center rescues pretty much saved any wild animal you can think of. From raccoons, to owls and down and out deer.

Kendal Conrad brings holiday spirit to Sunrise

Kendal Conrad brings holiday spirit to Sunrise

She's performed at the White House, been on stage with Keith Urban and brought some holiday spirit to the Sunrise crew.

Elf on the Shelf photos: Shoot, share and see them

The Elf on the Shelf has become a growing source of festive fun for many families in recent years. We invite you to share photos of your elf in action as he or she moves about the house in the days before Christmas. Be sure to let us know your elf's name and your hometown. Also, feel free to include a brief caption about your Elf on the Shelf experience.

Dedication of Reading Tree

Video: Yet another dedication for Reading's "Charlie Brown" Christmas tree

Video: Yet another dedication for Reading's "Charlie Brown" Christmas tree

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Week in Review

Take a look back at the stories making headlines this week in the 69 News Week In Review.

Pataki blames mayor for shootings of 2 NYPD officers

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Finger pointing starts after NYPD officers' killings

Not too long after a man ambushed and killed two police officers sitting in a patrol car in New York City, the finger-pointing started.

Ismaaiyl Brinsley walked up to Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos on Saturday in Brooklyn as they sat in their ...

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    Tom Brokaw says his cancer is in remission

    NBC great Tom Brokaw is ending the year with good news: His cancer is in remission.

    "A year ago my future was more uncertain than I cared to acknowledge but now I face the New Year with very encouraging news," he wrote in a letter NBC News said was d...

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Three area business raided on suspicion of prostitution activities

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POCONO TWP., Pa.

Charges are pending against three Pocono area businesses suspected of promoting prostitution activities.

Busy shopping weekend before Christmas

Busy shopping weekend before Christmas
SPRING TWP., Pa.

It's the last weekend before Christmas and for many shoppers that means it's time to hit the shelves to snag last minute deals

FBI: North Korea behind cyber attacks on Sony

FBI North Korea behind cyber attacks on Sony
ALLENTOWN, Pa

The F-B-I has determined that North Korea was behind the cyber attack on Sony Pictures.President Obama is vowing to respond.

Pa., N.J. citizens optimistic about economy

U S citizens optimistic about economy
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Unemployment numbers and gas prices are down, but is the economy really getting better in 2015?  Many people seem to be optimistic, and a longtime local economist says they have reason to be.

State legislator offering free radon test kits

COOPERSBURG, Pa.

Free radon test kits are available in the Coopersburg office of State Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton).

Lower Macungie homeowners getting $19 tax break — and two artificial turf field

Township engineer Bill Erdman was honored by commissioners

A controversial $3.3 million allocation to install two artificial turf fields spurred two of Lower Macungie Township’s five commissioners to vote against the 2015 budget Thursday night.

Former Phillipsburg band teacher pleads guilty to invasion of privacy

Phillipsburg teacher pleads guilty to invasion of privacy
PHILLIPSBURG, N.J.

A Phillipsburg, New Jersey, school teacher will lose his license for taking photos of some of his female students.

Administrator who filed lawsuit against district resigns from his job

ASD Superintendent Russ Mayo
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Allentown School District administrator Jose Rosado Sr., who has filed a federal lawsuit against the district, Superintendent C Russell Mayo and COO David Wildonger, resigned his position as director of alternative education.

 

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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.

Police looking for missing Allentown woman

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

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