Clinton, Kaine start bus tour in Pa., Ohio

Hillary Clinton and running-mate Tim Kaine are starting their bus tour of a pair of battleground states.

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Hot air balloon carrying 16 passengers crashes

There are no survivors in the crash of a hot air balloon Saturday in Lockhart, Texas, the Caldwell County Sheriff's Office said in a statement to CNN affiliate TWC News Austin.

Man arrested in connection with 6 robberies

Man arrested in connection with 6 robberies

Police may have put the brakes on a robbery spree in Berks County.

Officials working to make 'Peace Rock' safer

Officials working to make 'Peace Rock' safer

Less than a week after a drowning at a popular summer spot on the border between Berks and Schuylkill counties, officials are coming together to try to find a way to make it safer.

Brussels subway attack

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Prosecutor: 1 charged in Belgium terror probe

One of two brothers arrested by Belgian police Friday is being charged with two terror-related counts, the country's federal prosecutor's office reported Saturday.

The other brother was released without charges, the prosecutor's statement said.

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Missing Gilberton man located, state police say

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Pennsylvania State Police in Schuylkill County say they have located a Gilberton man, who was reported missing on Tuesday.

Teenager missing from Bethany Children's Home

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Police say a 16-year-old boy failed to return from a home pass from Bethany Children's Home for unknown reasons Friday.

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    Tips for college for freshman on a budget

    With students heading back to school or campus, it might be time to start thinking about money. U.S. News & World Report put together a list of "10 Money-Smart Ways Freshman Can Prepare for College." Click through to see the tips.

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State’s new Medical Marijuana Act and its impact on local municipalities reviewed by LVPC


The executive director of the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission Thursday night reviewed the land use implications of Pennsylvania’s newly signed Act 16, the Medical Marijuana Act and its effects on the Lehigh Valley’s numerous municipalities and the basic criteria for the growing, processing, and distribution of pot in addition to licensing, taxation, and enforcement.

Former Greenwich Township Police Chief gets old job back along with an apology

Former Greenwich Township Police Chief gets old job back

Former Police Chief Rich Hummer Thursday night got a standing ovation, an apology and what he's wanted more than anything else for the last year: His old job back.

Warren County Farmers' Fair starts Saturday

Warren County Farmers Fair starts Saturday

Hot air balloons will be seen throughout the New Jersey sky starting this weekend and lasting all through next Saturday.

Camp where Muhammad Ali trained has new ownership

Camp where Muhammad Ali trained has new ownership

It's a new era for the Schuylkill County camp where Muhammad Ali practiced floating like a butterfly and stinging like a bee.


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    On this day: July 30

    Henry Ford is born, the host nation captures the very first World Cup, the USS Indianapolis sinks into shark-infested waters, and Hoffa goes missing, all on this day.

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