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Fatal hazmat crash in Montgomery Co

Coroner called to scene of fiery haz mat crash in Montgomery County

Emergency officials say the coroner has been called to the scene of a tractor trailer accident in Montgomery County Monday morning.

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Breezy with a heavy shower today

Keep the umbrella handy as we will see a shower or two, maybe with hail, this afternoon.

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Ryan Shepard

Texas-sized twister has softball-sized hail

If that was a tornado, it was one monster of one. Luckily, so far it looks like no one was hurt.

With tornadoes touching down near Dallas on Sunday, Ryan Shepard snapped a photo of a black cloud formation reaching down to the ground. He said it was a...

Chester County prison drug scheme

Correctional officer, inmates arrested for smuggling drugs into prison

A correctional officer acted as the drug delivery man to inmates in a county prison, officials said.

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Guardian Insurance breaks ground on new regional center

Guardian Insurance employees can look forward to working in a new 31-acre facility in Northampton County.

Bullets Fly in Stockertown Neighborhood

Bullets fly in Stockertown neighborhood

One local community is outraged stray bullets continue to fly through their Northampton County neighborhood.

Jules Kahle

Residents held at gunpoint during home invasion

Two Bucks County residents encountered a gunman inside their home while heading to the kitchen for their morning cup of coffee, according to police.

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3 Doors Down & Collective Soul headlining Musikfest

Musikfest is adding two more acts to its 2015 lineup.

Life Lessons Healthy eating for spring

Life Lessons: Healthy eating for spring

With spring here and summer on the way, it can be easier to eat a healthier diet with so many fresh foods available.

Muhlenberg College students in Nepal during earthquake

Muhlenberg College students in Nepal are safe following quake

Four Muhlenberg College students who are studying abroad in Nepal are safe, after a 7.8 magnitude eathquake tore through the country Sunday.

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Nepal earthquake: Deadly and costly

Rescue and aid workers in Nepal struggled to gain the upper hand Monday against the devastation dealt by Saturday's powerful earthquake -- digging through rubble by hand, performing surgeries in makeshift operating theaters, scouring notoriously diff...

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2:15 p.m. ET: Opening statements begin in the trial for James Holmes, the accused gunman in a mass shooting at a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado.

 
 
 
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    Nepal earthquake: How to help victims

    A 7.8 magnitude earthquake rocked Nepal with devastating force Saturday, killing more than 1,800 people. As the rescue and recovery efforts get underway, many charities and NGOs are sending teams, essential aid and medical assistance. Here are some o...

 

Missing Persons

Missing New Jersey woman has been located

Krysten Mendez reported missing

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

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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  • Loretta Lynch

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    Faces of Obama's cabinet

    Loretta Lynch was sworn in as U.S. attorney general on Monday. She's the first African-American woman to hold the position. Click through to see more faces of President Obama's cabinet.

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Families rally to prevent future deaths from heroin

Families rally to prevent more heroin deaths
WHITEHALL TWP., Pa.

 The parents of two young men, who both died of overdoses in January, put together the "Sounding Out Against Heroin" fundraiser in Lehigh County Sunday.

Ceremony remembers those killed on the job

Workers killed on the job remembered Sunday
BETHLEHEM, Pa.

A somber memorial in Bethlehem Sunday remembered hundreds of workers killed on the job.

Female civil rights icons share their stories

Women leaders of civil rights
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Female leaders during the civil rights movement told their stories at an event in downtown Allentown Sunday.

Arc film festival, art display shed light on bullying

Program sheds light on bullying
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

The Arc of Lehigh and Northampton counties hosted the festival "This is What Bullying Feels Like" at Muhlenberg College this weekend.

 

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    On this day: April 27

    Benito Mussolini is arrested trying to escape Italy, an ailing Babe Ruth is honored at Yankee Stadium, construction begins on a new World Trade Center, and President Obama produces his birth certificate, all on this day.

 
 

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How much some CEOs earn hourly

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Fight for $15 is a growing national protest movement that represents fast food workers' demand for higher wages. Take a look at what average restaurant and retail CEOs earn, broken down as if they got paid hourly.

 

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