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NETCAST for 11/27/14

NETCAST for 11/27/14



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Black ice a travel concern into Black Friday

A cold night is in store for our area with low temperatures dipping into the lower and middle 20s under partly cloudy skies.

Reading barbershop shooting

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Barbershop owner on shooting victim: 'I just pray for him'

As police search for the shooter in Wednesday's shooting at a barbershop in Reading, the owner is speaking out exclusively with 69 News.

Deadly crash in Pottstown

Driver killed when car hits water treatment building

A driver was killed early Thursday when a car hit a building in Montgomery County.

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Communities come together to enjoy Thanksgiving dinners

Thursday is a day of turkey, travel, tossing around the pigskin and, of course, giving thanks.

Hope Rescue Mission Thanksgiving in Reading

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Thanksgiving meals served with side of encouragement

Dozens of volunteers helped serve a Thanksgiving feast to about 300 people at the Hope Rescue Mission in Reading on Thursday.

Holocaust survivor reunited

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Holocaust survivor reunited with her rescuer

An emotional moment as a Holocaust survivor is reunited with the woman who saved her life decades ago.

Pa delegates meet pope

Families asked to host visitors for pope's visit to Philadelphia

Residents of the Philadelphia area are being asked to show some brotherly love to those coming to see Pope Francis next year.

Fans upset about postponement of Easton Phillipsburg game

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Fans upset about postponement of Easton, Phillipsburg game

The century-old Easton-Phillipsburg football match-up fell victim to the snow on Thanksgiving.

Macungie man thanks Ohio family for gift of life

Macungie man thanks Ohio family for 'gift of life'

A Lehigh County man has plenty to be thankful for this holiday season.

Health Beat: Concussions: The female factor

As many as 3.8 million concussions are reported every year. Most people think of male athletes when they think of concussions, but new research is showing young women may be more likely to suffer this injury.

Power lines down, Buffalo

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Many New Englanders without power

Chopping breadcrumbs by flashlight. Cooking turkeys on the grill. Watching Netflix on phones.


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    HK police arrested for assaulting protester

    Seven Hong Kong police officers have been arrested for assault over an alleged case of police brutality at pro-democracy protests last month which shocked residents of the Chinese territory.

    Footage of the alleged assault, taken by a TV crew at the ci...


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

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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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    Notable deaths of 2014

    From legendary actors to fashion designers, take a look at the most notable deaths of 2014.

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Reading's 'Charlie Brown' tree continues to draw national attention

'Ugly' Christmas tree lit in Reading

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Reading's official Christmas tree continues to generate a fair share of publicity across the country and around the world as the holiday season gets into full swing.

Families asked to host visitors for pope's visit to Philadelphia

Pa delegates meet pope

Residents of the Philadelphia area are being asked to show some brotherly love to those coming to see Pope Francis next year.

Forks Township woman charged in murder-for-hire 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.

Northampton County attorney, Edward Lawrence P. Redding, disbarred


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


On this Day

  • 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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20 easy ways to burn 100 calories

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Need to work off that Thanksgiving dinner? Check out Self magazine's list of easy ways to burn 100 calories.


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