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Black ice a concern for Thanksgiving travel

Watch out for slippery spots on the roads as temperatures will remain in the 30s for Thanksgiving.

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REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A reason to give thanks: Nasty storm's gone

It was a hellish holiday travel night Wednesday, with hundreds of flights canceled and thousands delayed by a punishing nor'easter.

But the silver lining for Thanksgiving Day? The storms are leaving and conditions should return to normal.

Maine, Verm...

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Snow forces postponement of Easton-Pburg football game

Easton and Phillipsburg football fans will get to have Thanksgiving turkey dinner on time this year.

Reading shopping center shooting

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Gunman opens fire inside barbershop; 4 people shot

Four people were shot Wednesday when a man walked into a barbershop in Reading and opened fire, police said.

Jessica Padgett

DA: Missing Lehigh County woman found dead; stepfather charged

A community is in mourning after police confirm 33-year-old Jessica Padgett has been found dead.

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Denise Marie Nagrodski charged in murder plot

A 52-year-old Northampton County woman was arrested Tuesday night on charges that she attempted to hire a hit man to kill her daughter’s ex-boyfriend in New Jersey -- as well as two other people close to him.

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istock

9 facts you didn't know about Turkey Day

When the guests around your Thanksgiving table are busy stuffing their bellies today, here's one way to break the lull in conversation: dazzle them with some tasty turkey trivia.

Here's 9 to get you started. We bet you they'll eat them up!

1. A traditi...

Animals Santa bus

Children's author Jan Brett bringing road tour to the valley

Wonders never cease for children's author/illustrator Jan Brett, especially at Christmas. The best-selling author, with more than 39 million books in print, finds Christmas and the winter season fitting themes in the creative process.

Ebola virus

CDC

'Positive' results in 1st Ebola vaccine trial

The first human trial of an experimental Ebola vaccine has produced promising results, U.S. scientists said, raising hopes that protection from the deadly disease may be on the horizon.

All 20 healthy adults who received the vaccine in a trial run by ...

Life Lessons Laundry pod danger

Life Lessons: Laundry pod danger

They make look harmless, but laundry detergent pods can be poisonous!

Natl Guard Ferguson snow

Sara Sidner/CNN

Ferguson: Small band of protesters gathers

Perhaps it was the biting cold or maybe because it was Thanksgiving. But Ferguson was much calmer early Thursday than it has been the past two days.

A few dozen protesters showed up outside police headquarters in Ferguson late Wednesday night. And st...

 
 
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    Israel says it broke up Hamas terror plot

    Israeli security forces said Thursday they have broken up a wide-ranging terror plot, which would have included attacks on a football stadium, abductions and car bombings.

    Authorities arrested at least 30 members of Palestinian militant group Hamas a...

 

Missing Persons

DA meets with state police about missing woman case

Jessica Padgett

Family members are desperately looking for answers as the search for a missing Lehigh County woman entered its third day.

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.

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Northampton County attorney, Edward Lawrence P. Redding, disbarred

HARRISBURG, Pa.

The Supreme Court of Pa. has ordered the disbarment of Northampton County attorney, Edward Lawrence P. Redding.

Schreiber's bridge reopens

Schreiber’s Bridge reopens
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Schreiber’s Bridge at Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Lehigh Parkway East in the city of Allentown reopened Wednesday.

Denise Marie Nagrodski charged in murder plot

Nagrodski
FORKS TOWNSHIP, Pa.

A 52-year-old Northampton County woman was arrested Tuesday night on charges that she attempted to hire a hit man to kill her daughter’s ex-boyfriend in New Jersey -- as well as two other people close to him.

Cedarbrook Nursing Home without water for four days

Cedarb
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Residents of Cedarbrook Nursing Home may have to spend a whole week without running water.

 

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  • Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegren

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    On this day: November 27

    Alfred Nobel establishes the Nobel Prize, Baby Face Nelson dies in a shootout with the FBI, Harvey Milk is assassinated, MTV bans Madonna, and Tiger Woods crashes his SUV, all on this day.

 

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