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Armed student s threat puts school on lockdown police say

Armed student's threat puts school on lockdown, police say

A teenager is facing charges for allegedly trying to take a gun to a high school in Allentown.

Residents worry about future of Bethlehem Township birds

Traditions of America's planned 265-unit residential project has residents concerned about local wetlands. 

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Tax hike, fewer teachers surface in Bangor school district budget

Real estate taxes may increase about two percent and four or five teaching positions may not be filled, according to preliminary estimates for the 2015-16 Bangor Area School District budget

Lower Pottsgrove officer hit by fleeing car opens fire on d

Police arrest man who struck officer with his car

Police said 70-year-old Dennis Neulin of Allentown has been released from the hospital and is now behind bars.

Year one in the books for Lehigh Valley Phantoms

Year one in the books for Lehigh Valley Phantoms

The Lehigh Valley Phantoms have wrapped up their inaugural season at the PPL Center. So how did the first year go?

Local fans react to the arrival of Tim Tebow

Local fans react to the arrival of Tim Tebow

Quarterback Tim Tebow signed a one-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday.  It's a move that has sparked some strong opinions.

Life Lessons: Operation Prom

Americans spend $6.6 billion each year on high school proms, but there's at least one way to cut a chunk out of the most expensive part of the evening.

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Utah mom admits killing 6 babies

A Utah mom who admitted to killing six of her babies soon after giving birth was given a hefty prison sentence Monday.

Megan Huntsman, 40, pleaded guilty in February to six counts of felony murder. She will spend at least 30 years in prison before sh...

Tiny dancers help Eve Tannery prepare for Dance competition

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Tiny dancers help Eve Tannery prepare for Dance competition

WFMZ's Eve Tannery is getting ready to compete in Dancing with the Lehigh Valley Stars at the State Theatre in Easton on Friday.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev jury selection

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Poll: Tsarnaev should face death penalty

A new CNN/ORC poll finds most Americans think Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the man found guilty on 30 counts related to the bombings which occurred during the Boston Marathon in April 2013, should face the death penalty for his crimes.

Overall, 53 percent of American...

 
 
 
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    Police shootings not up, news coverage is

    It feels like every week, a name is added to the list: another man, often black and unarmed, has died at the hands of police.

    Michael Brown, Eric Garner, Tamir Rice, Jason Harrison, Walter Scott, Eric Harris, Freddie Gray, to name a few.

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Missing Persons

Missing New Jersey woman has been located

Krysten Mendez reported missing

Krysten Mendez was located in New York City and was unharmed. 

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.

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    119th Boston Marathon

    The 119th running of the Boston Marathon was held Monday. Click through for images from before, during and after the race.

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INSIDE YOUR TOWN

A night of restructuring at the Muhlenberg Twp. Commissioners meeting

READING, Pa.

A public hearing for rezoning was held at Monday night's Muhlenberg Township Board of Commissioners meeting.

Tax hike, fewer teachers surface in Bangor school district budget

Bangor Area School District

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BANGOR, Pa.

Real estate taxes may increase about two percent and four or five teaching positions may not be filled, according to preliminary estimates for the 2015-16 Bangor Area School District budget

Residents worry about future of Bethlehem Township birds

BETHLEHEM TWP., Pa.

Traditions of America's planned 265-unit residential project has residents concerned about local wetlands. 

Perkasie police to use Narcan to combat overdoses

PERKASIE, Pa.

Council unanimously approved a resolution authorizing an agreement for the supply and administration on Naloxone

 

On this Day

  • Elvis Presley, Heartbreak Hotel

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    On this day: April 21

    John Adams becomes the first U.S. vice president, Mark Twain dies, Elvis hits No. 1 for the first time, and Geraldo Rivera opens Capone's vaults, all on this day.

 
 

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10 tourist traps worth seeing

Paris, Eiffel Tower

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Here are 10 places worth fighting other tourists to see this spring, according to Yahoo! Travel.

 

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