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Dow falls 300 points on more China fears

Here we go again. Stocks took another nosedive in early trading Tuesday following more fears about a slowdown in China's economy.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average…

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15-year-old shot in the head in Freemansburg

Freemansburg police said a 15-year-old boy was shot in the head Monday night in the 700 block of Ramblewood Lane.

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A final goodbye to Darryl Dawkins

A public viewing is being held Tuesday night for fans to say their final goodbyes to Darryl Dawkins.

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Dow falls 300 points on more China fears

Here we go again. Stocks took another nosedive in early trading Tuesday following more fears about a slowdown in China's economy.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 300 points, or about 2%, and…

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Man shot multiple times in Reading police say

Reading man dies of wounds suffered in hail of gunfire

The victim, 32-year-old Andre Michael Ruffin from Reading, was found face down on the sidewalk

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A study has identified 10 areas each in Berks, Lehigh, and Northampton counties that would be good candidates for traffic roundabouts.

State auditor general begins ASD audit

Building 21 school in Allentown will be mostly Hispanic
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Pennsylvania's auditor general has begun a comprehensive performance audit of the Allentown School District.

Five arrested on drug charges in Coopersburg

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COOPERSBURG, Pa.

Five people have been charged in an investigation into drug activity in Coopersburg, including  at the Executive Inn motel along Route 309 in the borough.

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Local version of the Sistine Chapel trying to survive
ALBANY TWP., Pa.

The Kempton Hotel has been around since 1874 and once inside you have to look up to see its rich history

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Wayne Lundquist, a 73-year-old Lansdale resident missing since Friday, has been found.

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Authorities in Schuylkill County are continuing their search for a 29-year-old man who went missing earlier in the week under bizarre circumstances.

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Motorists could eventually be getting the roundabout

PennDOT roundabout

PennDOT

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

A study has identified 10 areas each in Berks, Lehigh, and Northampton counties that would be good candidates for traffic roundabouts.

State auditor general begins ASD audit

Building 21 school in Allentown will be mostly Hispanic
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Pennsylvania's auditor general has begun a comprehensive performance audit of the Allentown School District.

Five arrested on drug charges in Coopersburg

Police lights
COOPERSBURG, Pa.

Five people have been charged in an investigation into drug activity in Coopersburg, including  at the Executive Inn motel along Route 309 in the borough.

Local version of the "Sistine Chapel" trying to survive the test of time

Local version of the Sistine Chapel trying to survive
ALBANY TWP., Pa.

The Kempton Hotel has been around since 1874 and once inside you have to look up to see its rich history

 

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