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Latest clipper brings snow tonight; bitter cold continues through weekend

Snow is moving in tonight, bringing an inch or so for most areas, and the bitter cold will stick around through the weekend.

Bethlehem schools may implement full-day kindergarten

Bethlehem approves full-day kindergarten

The Bethlehem Area School Board voted Wednesday night to move to a full-day kindergarten program.

Bethlehem approves full-day kindergarten for all

BASD, teachers reach 3-year pact

It was out with the old and in with the new in three major votes during Wednesday night's Bethlehem Area School District's board of directors' meeting.

Lehigh County commissioners 1-28-15 meeting

County commissioners blast Exec. Tom Muller as uncooperative

Lehigh County Executive Thomas Muller is being blasted for refusing to meet with the leaders of the nine county commissioners.

Father fights bullying since his son s suicide

Father fights bullying since his son's suicide

After losing his son to suicide, a father is using his heartbreak to educate parents and kids across the country.

Allentown forms cold case team to tackle unsolved homicides

Allentown forms cold case team to tackle unsolved homicides

A new investigative team in Allentown is taking a fresh crack at some of the city's unsolved homicides.

Crepes craze spreading in the valley

Crepes craze spreading in the Lehigh Valley

All across the Lehigh Valley, customers are flipping over the newest food craze: freshly made crepes.

Victory House provides opportunity

Victory House providing shelter from the cold and hope for the homeless

With extremely low temperatures Wednesday night, many on the streets of the Lehigh Valley were looking for a place to stay warm.

Jurors visit crime scene

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Torres jurors hear from victim's family, visit crime scenes

Jurors stepped out of the courtroom and onto a bus to view the scenes crucial to the high-profile case for a man who was once one of America's most wanted fugitives.

Missing Malaysia plane, messages

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Malaysia declares people aboard MH370 dead

The government of Malaysia has officially declared the loss of Malaysia Airlines flight 370 an accident and all of its passengers and crew presumed dead.

But the search for the missing Boeing 777 will continue.

The formal declaration, read Thursday by...

 
 
 
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    Now comes the hard part for Maria Sharapova. Having reached the Australian Open final, she'll have to overcome longtime nemesis Serena Williams.

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Missing Persons

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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    Northeast digs out from blizzard

    Now that the snow has mostly stopped --- it's time for people on the East Coast to dig out after a powerful snowstorm hit on Monday night.

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BASD, teachers reach 3-year pact

Bethlehem approves full-day kindergarten for all
BETHLEHEM, Pa.

It was out with the old and in with the new in three major votes during Wednesday night's Bethlehem Area School District's board of directors' meeting.

County commissioners blast Exec. Tom Muller as uncooperative

Lehigh County commissioners 1-28-15 meeting
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Lehigh County Executive Thomas Muller is being blasted for refusing to meet with the leaders of the nine county commissioners.

Former Scout chair faces fraud charges

Heather Lynn Belford, charged with fraud
NORRISTOWN, Pa.

A former Cub Scout Committee Chair is getting ready to answer multiple charges for defrauding the Pack and Troop she was meant to serve.

City controller asks for police protection at Easton Council meetings

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EASTON, Pa.

In the wake of a shooting at a council meeting in Minnesota, Easton Controller Tony Bassil said Wednesday night he wants police protection at city council meetings, a move Mayor Sal Panto Jr. said he is thinking about, even though he doesn't believe that would stop someone from bringing a gun to a meeting and opening fire.

 

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  • President George W. Bush, 2002 State of the Union

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    On this day: January 29

    "The Raven" is first published, baseball and football induct their first hall of fame classes, the Gulf War fighting takes to the ground, and President George W. Bush coins the phrase "Axis of Evil," all on this day.

 

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