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Judge nullifies Tom Brady's 4-game suspension

A federal judge on Thursday vacated the four-game suspension the NFL imposed on New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in the "Deflategate" scandal.

U.S. District Judge Richard Berman issued a 40-…

Slatington fire

Slatington man severely burned in apartment fire

Smoking in bed appears to be the cause of an apartment fire in Lehigh County on Wednesday, authorities said.

Search continues for man who assaulted police officer

Authorities continue search in police officer assault

Authorities in Schuylkill County continue their search for a man who assaulted a West Penn Township police officer.

Apparent propane explosion in Chester County

Explosion devastates home in Chester County

A propane leak is to blame for an explosion that heavily damaged a home in Chester County.

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Lawyer asks DA to drop charges against singing man

A lawyer representing the Allentown man who was busted while singing a Beach Boys song outside a center city restaurant last month is asking Lehigh County's district attorney to drop the charges…

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Lawyer asks DA to drop charges against singing man

James Ochse
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

A lawyer representing the Allentown man who was busted while singing a Beach Boys song outside a center city restaurant last month is asking Lehigh County's district attorney to drop the charges against him. 

Allentown police chief a finalist for second job

Allentown s top cop a finalist to head department in Wichita
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Already a finalist for a position in Kansas, Allentown's police chief is also a finalist to head a department in Texas.

D.A. to announce results of shooting investigation

Lehigh County Courthouse in Allentown

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ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin has scheduled a news conference to announce the results of a grand jury shooting investigation.

City Council approves new Allentown finance director

Brent Hartzell (on left) and Mayor Ed Pawlowski before City Council
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Allentown City Council unanimously has approved hiring Brent A. Hartzell, Detroit’s former budget director, as the city’s next finance director.

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Donald Joseph Lemke was reported missing by family members Tuesday afternoon

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Wayne Lundquist, a 73-year-old Lansdale resident missing since Friday, has been found.

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Lawyer asks DA to drop charges against singing man

James Ochse
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

A lawyer representing the Allentown man who was busted while singing a Beach Boys song outside a center city restaurant last month is asking Lehigh County's district attorney to drop the charges against him. 

Allentown police chief a finalist for second job

Allentown s top cop a finalist to head department in Wichita
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Already a finalist for a position in Kansas, Allentown's police chief is also a finalist to head a department in Texas.

D.A. to announce results of shooting investigation

Lehigh County Courthouse in Allentown

April Maddona/69 News

ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin has scheduled a news conference to announce the results of a grand jury shooting investigation.

City Council approves new Allentown finance director

Brent Hartzell (on left) and Mayor Ed Pawlowski before City Council
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Allentown City Council unanimously has approved hiring Brent A. Hartzell, Detroit’s former budget director, as the city’s next finance director.

 

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    The American Revolutionary War ends, baseball Hall of Famer Ty Cobb collects his last hit, the Allies declare war on Germany during World War II, and a U.S. Supreme Court chief justice dies, all on this day.

 
 

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