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Hershey board unanimously rejects takeover offer

Hershey said its board has unanimously rejected a takeover offer from Oreo-maker Mondelez.

Donald Trump and Chris Christie in Florida on March 1.

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Christie being vetted for Trump VP, source says

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie -- a former Donald Trump rival turned top defender -- is being vetted as a possible running mate for the presumptive Republican nominee, a source confirmed to CNN on Thursday.

Christie has received the official paperwork...

Allentown serial killer requests downgraded murder charge

Allentown serial killer requests downgraded murder charge

An infamous serial killer was in court in Lehigh County on Thursday.

Crews making progress on Wyomissing sinkhole

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Water restored in neighborhood plagued by sinkhole

Water service has been restored to residents and businesses in a Berks County neighborhood plagued by a main break and sinkhole.

Easton police searching for group of teens after shooting

Easton police searching for group of teens after shooting

Easton Police are investigating a shooting involving a group of teenagers and more than one gun.

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68-year-old man accused of assaulting girl for 2 years

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L. MACUNGIE TWP., Pa.

Police said the man began massaging the victim when she was 9 years old.

Boil water advisory lifted in Hamburg

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HAMBURG, Pa.

Some residents of Hamburg no longer need to boil their water.

Fmr. Stroud Area Police officer to serve prison time

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SCRANTON, Pa.

A former Stroud Area Regional Police motorcycle cop who pleaded guilty to selling oxycodone pills will serve six months in federal prison for his role in a drug ring that sold large quantities of heroin, cocaine and oxycodone for years in the Poconos and Montgomery and Berks counties.

Northampton County man accused of stealing 4 handguns from Hellertown home

HELLERTOWN, Pa.

Authorities said one of the guns turned up during gang-related drug investigation.

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Dorrance Township woman, 79, reported missing

Pennsylvania State Police say an elderly Dorrance Township, Luzerne County woman is missing.

Police searching for 56-year-old Gouldsboro man

Richard McClain, 56, was last seen on May 26 driving a silver Dodge Ram 2500 with Pennsylvania registration YXK6660

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68-year-old man accused of assaulting girl for 2 years

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L. MACUNGIE TWP., Pa.

Police said the man began massaging the victim when she was 9 years old.

Boil water advisory lifted in Hamburg

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HAMBURG, Pa.

Some residents of Hamburg no longer need to boil their water.

Fmr. Stroud Area Police officer to serve prison time

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Jason Morrison/FreeImages.com

SCRANTON, Pa.

A former Stroud Area Regional Police motorcycle cop who pleaded guilty to selling oxycodone pills will serve six months in federal prison for his role in a drug ring that sold large quantities of heroin, cocaine and oxycodone for years in the Poconos and Montgomery and Berks counties.

Northampton County man accused of stealing 4 handguns from Hellertown home

HELLERTOWN, Pa.

Authorities said one of the guns turned up during gang-related drug investigation.

 

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