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Two-alarm fire reported at Cumru Township business

A two-alarm fire has been reported at Reitnouer Inc. in Cumru Township.

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Woman shot in gentleman's club parking lot

A shooting outside Spanky's East Gentleman's Club in Easton has left one victim in the hospital and police searching for answers.

Winter storm getting closer

Another cold night is in store for our area as our next storm system gets closer.

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Two-car crash in Rush Township sends 11 people to the hospital

Two-car collision on Rt. 309 in Schuylkill County causes multiple injuries.

State Treasurer resigns

Pa. treasurer will plead guilty in campaign finance case

Pennsylvania state Treasurer Rob McCord will plead guilty to federal charges after telling two potential campaign contributors that he could make it difficult for them to continue to do business with the state.

Rob McCord apology

Video: Treasurer Rob McCord statement: 'I was wrong'

Pennsylvania Treasurer Rob McCord released a statement Friday, announcing his immediate resignation and apologizing for linking donations to state business.
Story: Pa. treasurer will plead guilty in campaign finance case

Woman fighting cancer seeking support for her family

Woman fighting cancer seeking support for her family

A Lehigh County mother-of-four is holding out hope and praying for a miracle after being diagnosed with terminal cancer.

Miguel Torres trial walk

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Miguel Torres, on trial for murder, tells jury who killed his wife

Miguel Torres, proclaiming his innocence, broke down in tears when he told the jury hearing his murder trial that another man is responsible for his estranged wife's death nearly a decade ago.

Kenji Goto Japanese ISIS hostage

CNN

Video: ISIS purportedly beheads hostage

A newly distributed ISIS release appears to show the decapitated body of captive Japanese journalist Kenji Goto, after an English-language lecture is given by masked ISIS member "Jihadi John" to the people of Japan.

The video, 67 seconds long, was rel...

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    Whitney Houston's daughter rushed to hospital

    Whitney Houston's daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown was "still alive and breathing" in a hospital Saturday afternoon after being found face down in a bathtub full of water in Roswell, Georgia, police in the Atlanta suburb said.

    Brown, 21, "was not breathi...

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Pup thrown into snowbank in East Stroudsburg

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STROUDSBURG, Pa.

Someone threw this puppy out of a car and into a snow bank at Walmart in East Stroudsburg, leaving her shivering, scared and possibly injured.

ASD directors OK lease for new high school

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ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The Allentown School District approved a five-year lease for a new career high school.

Male bison born at Trexler Nature Preserve may move to NY

NORTH WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

Lehigh County soon may donate a young member of its bison herd to a zoo in upstate New York.

Lehigh County hopes crime starts to pay

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Who says crime doesn’t pay? It might start paying more in Lehigh County.

Army vet recalls infamous WWII Nazi massacre in Belgium

Veteran Harold Billow
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Former World War II US Army battalion corporal Harold Billow still can't believe how lucky he is after all these years.

Police: Drunk man drives off road onto bank lawn

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BETHLEHEM, Pa.

An Allentown man will be charged with DUI after he drove his car off the road and over the curb onto the lawn of the Wells Fargo Bank on Schoenersville Road.

Police are looking for a Whitehall credit card fraudster

Police are looking for this man for credit card fraud
WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

The Whitehall Twp. Police Department is asking for help in identifying a man who used a counterfeit credit card with a compromised account number in multiple stores in the area.

County commissioners blast Exec. Tom Muller as uncooperative

Lehigh County commissioners 1-28-15 meeting
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Lehigh County Executive Thomas Muller is being blasted for refusing to meet with the leaders of the nine county commissioners.

 

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Missing Persons

Reading police say 16-year-old Destiny Perez remains missing

Destiny Perez

Reading police say they are looking for a girl who has been missing for close to a week.

Suicidal teen reported missing

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Police in Berks County are asking the public's help to find a teen who may want to harm himself.

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