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Shooting in Allentown

Police investigate shooting in Allentown

Police investigate shooting in Allentown

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Temperatures continue to rise

After a few spotty showers this evening the skies will clear and temperatures will fall into the seasonable mid 40s.

Fatal crash in Lower Nazareth Township

Coroner called to the scene of Lower Nazareth Township crash

A deadly crash on Route 33 in Lower Nazareth Township is being investigated by police.

Van slams into West Penn Township home

Van hits West Penn Township home, causes heavy damage

A West Penn Township home received major structural damage Saturday morning as the result of a two-vehicle crash.

Head-on crash in Chester County

Two people injured in head-on crash in Chester County

Officials say two people have been taken to the hospital following a head-on crash in North Coventry Township, Chester County.

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Turnpike traffic in Carbon County to be diverted Sunday

Those headed north on the Northeast Extension of the Pennsylvania Turnpike will have to adjust their route for several hours on Sunday.

Peaceful Pot Rally in Easton

"Peaceful Pot Rally" held at Easton's Centre Square

Supporters of legalizing marijuana in Pennsylvania made their case during an event at Easton's Centre Square Saturday afternoon.

Palmerton native honored

Palmerton native Sgt. Major Daniel A. Dailey honored in Carbon County

Carbon County paid tribute to a native son who is now among the country's highest-ranking military officers.

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Tip jar stolen from pizza shop in Reading

Many people in the restaurant business live on tips, so the owner of a Reading pizza place is calling out a thief who took away their hard-earned cash.

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Pennsylvania state revenues exceed projections by $569M through April

Pennsylvania is getting some good state budget news.

Rights group says Saudis used U.S.-supplied cluster bombs

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Rights group: Saudis used U.S.-supplied cluster bombs in Yemen

Human Rights Watch has accused Saudi Arabia of dropping U.S.-supplied cluster bombs in the fight against Houthi rebels in Yemen.

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    South Korean reportedly arrested in the North

    A South Korean who lives in New Jersey was arrested last week for crossing into North Korea illegally, the North Korean Central News Agency reported Saturday.

    Joo Won-moon, 21, is a U.S. permanent resident and student living in Tenafly, New Jersey, a...

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Postmaster general, Pottsville native addresses chamber

Megan Brennan -- United States Postmaster General

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RYAN TWP., Pa.

The first woman to serve as postmaster general of the United States returned to her hometown Friday.

2-way traffic returns to 700 block of Penn Street in Reading

Penn Street reopened

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READING, Pa.

Traffic is once again moving in both directions on a stretch of Penn Street in downtown Reading.

"Severely" intoxicated Bath man attacked nurses

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BETHLEHEM, Pa.

A drunk 25-year-old  Bath man threatened hospital nurses and punched one of them in the head before being retrained and arrested, report Bethlehem police.

Tenant sought for BARTA's Franklin Street Station in Reading

Franklin Street Station

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READING, Pa.

Nearly two years after its much-anticipated re-dedication, the restored Franklin Street Station in downtown Reading remains vacant.

Manuel Collazo withdraws gulty plea for shooting

Manuel Collazo
EASTON, Pa.

Manuel Collazo has filed a motion to withdraw his guilty plea for a shooting outside  south Bethlehem's Happy Tap Bar during last summer's Musikfest.

Global design firm hired to do Allentown project

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The architectural firm that designed the tallest building in China has been hired to plan the Five City Center complex in the heart of Allentown.

Two men shot outside Waffle House in Lehigh County

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HANOVER TOWNSHIP, Pa.

Two identified men were wounded by gunfire at 2:20 a.m. Friday outside the Waffle House restaurant  at 1783 Airport Road in Hanover Township, Lehigh County.

LV planners hear area annual development report

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ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Land development and subdivision plans submitted to the Lehigh Valley Planning Commission were down 10.3 percent in 2014 compared to the year before.

 
 
 

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17-yr-old reported missing from group home found safe

Geovanys Sanchez

Relatives of 17-year-old Geovanys Sanchez said he was found safe Tuesday. 

Missing New Jersey woman has been located

Krysten Mendez reported missing

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

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