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Low 40s overnight; mostly sunny skies on Tuesday

Temperatures drop down to the low 40s on your Tuesday morning.

Fatal hazmat crash in Montgomery Co

Human waste tanker, makeup truck collide; driver killed

One person was killed after trucks hauling human waste and makeup materials collided, spilled their cargo and sparked a fire in Montgomery County.

Overturned tractor trailer on Route 183

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Overturned tractor trailer closes Route 183 in Jefferson

An accident involving an overturned tractor trailer has closed a stretch of Route 183 in northern Berks County.

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Northampton County woman sentenced in fatal crash blamed on lack of sleep

Courtney Quinn was sentenced to one to two years in jail after a fatal crash a year ago that authorities said was due to lack of sleep.

Correctional officer, inmates charged in prison drug smuggling

A correctional officer acted as the drug delivery man to inmates in a county prison, officials said.

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Audit: Pa. universities need to better track crime, sex bias

Pennsylvania's system of 14 state-owned universities should do a better job of tracking crime and sex discrimination, according to a new audit.

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane in her office

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Criminal probe of AG Kane may expand to include staff firing

A criminal investigation of Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane may expand to include the firing of a staff prosecutor following his grand jury testimony.

Bottoms up Mayor encourages others to get colonoscopy

Bottoms up! Mayor encourages others to get colonoscopy

He put it off for 13 years, but last month, Easton Mayor Sal Panto joined the "colonoscopy club."

Volunteers needed in fight against invasive species in Berks

Volunteers needed in fight against invasive species in Berks

An invasive insect has been inhabiting parts of Berks County since September, and government leaders are trying to stop it.

Health Beat: Melanoma drug: Lifesaver and game-changer

More than 76,000 new cases of melanoma will be diagnosed this year, and about 10,000 people in the United States will die from this form of skin cancer. Until now, there was no hope for melanoma that spread to other areas of the body. For the first time, a new drug is changing the game and saving lives.

Yuengling's Ice Cream

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Yuengling's Ice Cream auctioning off 1 millionth quart

Yuengling's Ice Cream is celebrating another milestone, and it's encouraging its customers to take part.

Baltimore on fire

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Governor activates Guard; officers hurt

[Breaking news update at 11:40 p.m. ET]

Several of the Baltimore police officers injured Monday were hit with rocks, sticks and bottles from "what appear to be high school students," Police Commissioner Anthony Batts said.

[Breaking news update at 11:...

 
 
 
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    Governor activates Guard; officers hurt

    [Breaking news update at 11:40 p.m. ET]

    Several of the Baltimore police officers injured Monday were hit with rocks, sticks and bottles from "what appear to be high school students," Police Commissioner Anthony Batts said.

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South Bethlehem Historic Board tables developer's plan

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On Monday night, the South Bethlehem Historic Conservation District resembled a hung jury on developer Dennis Benner's proposed 7-story building at Third and New streets.

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Monday night's Reading City Council meeting was a night of proclamations and recognition.

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On March 27, the troubles that are roiling the small Central European republic of Ukraine became the focus of attention in the Lehigh Valley.

Yuengling's Ice Cream auctioning off 1 millionth quart

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Yuengling's Ice Cream is celebrating another milestone, and it's encouraging its customers to take part.

 

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