Multiple injuries, entrapment reported in crash on Route 100

Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident that reportedly involves multiple people being injured and entrapped.

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The region will wrap up the work week with a comfortable, mostly sunny day as afternoon highs reach into the low 80s.


Multiple injuries, entrapment reported in crash on Route 100

Emergency crews are on the scene of an accident that reportedly involves multiple people being injured and entrapped.

Carjacked vehicle hits crowd in Philadelphia; 2 people killed

A vehicle that had been carjacked plowed into a crowd of people in Philadelphia, killing two children, and injuring three other people, authorities said.

Darby hospital shooting

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Prosecutor: Man faces murder charges in hospital shooting

A man who authorities said fatally shot a caseworker at a hospital complex in Delaware County and was then shot by his psychiatrist remains listed in critical condition.

Pa delegates meet pope

Pope to visit Philadelphia in 2015, archbishop says

Pope Francis has accepted his invitation to attend the World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia next year, according to Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput.

Craig Thatcher Band

Popular Lehigh Valley band steps in for Musikfest's opening night

The Main Stage at Musikfest will no longer be dark on opening night.

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Woman thrown from car, dies in Bucks crash

A Bucks County woman was killed after being thrown from her car Thursday night.

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Man thrown from bucket truck in crash

A 55-year-old tree trimmer was hurt Friday when the bucket truck he was riding in rolled down a hill. and hit a tree.

Dwayne The Rock Johnson, Hercules

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How The Rock became 'Hercules'

To convincingly yell "I am Hercules!" in his new action movie, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson had to do more than warm up his vocal chords.

Taiwan plane crash wreckage

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How to prepare for a plane emergency

Multiple plane crashes have dominated the headlines the past few weeks. But despite these particular tragedies, safety advances and improvements in staff training have helped improve air crash survival rates in recent years. Here are 10 things that experts suggest you do to prepare yourself in the unlikely event of a problem on your next flight, according to CNN.

Palestinian hurls stone during clashes with Israeli police

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Palestinians killed in new West Bank clashes

Angry clashes erupted Friday in the West Bank, as Palestinian leaders called for a "day of rage" in response to the shelling of a United Nations shelter that killed 16 people.

At least four Palestinians have been killed in outbreaks of violence in sev...


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    Air Algerie plane wreckage found in Mali

    French forces who secured the site of a crashed Air Algerie flight in Mali found one flight recorder but no survivors, French President Francoise Hollande said Friday.

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Pennridge Police want help to find missing teen

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Police in Bucks County are asking the public's help to locate a missing teen.

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A man reported missing from an assisted-care facility in Montgomery County has been found safe and sound.

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    Pope Francis is coming to the U.S. in Sept., to head the eighth World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia, according to the National Catholic Reporter. Take a look at the many reasons why Pope Francis is cool.

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Water main break in Pen Argyl leaves some without service


Some residents in Northampton County lost water service after a water main broke Friday morning.

Town meeting sets up tough crowd for Rep. Paul Clymer

Pa. State Sen. Paul Clymer town meeting in Quakertown.

State Rep. Paul Clymer faced a small but cantankerous audience Thursday night when he held a town meeting in Quakertown’s public library.

ANIZDA finance committee reviews budget and expenditures to date


"From a cash standpoint we're in fine shape," a consultant said about the Allentown Neighborhood Improvement Zone District Authority (ANIZDA).

ASD forced to dip further into fund balance for 2015 budget

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The Allentown School District will have to procure an additional $2.1 million to make ends meet on its 2014-2015 budget.


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    On this day: July 25

    America gives its Army generals five stars, a family favorite amusement park ride is patented, Dylan plugs in, and Roseanne "sings," all on this day.


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