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Man sought for robbery of bank in downtown Reading

Police are searching for the man who robbed a bank in downtown Reading on Wednesday.


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Fed stays 'patient,' but rate hikes are coming

The Federal Reserve said it will remain "patient" and not rush to boost interest rates. But the writing is on the wall. Rate hikes are coming sooner rather than later.

The central bank sounds very upbeat about the U.S. economy. It cited evidence that ...

Blizzard Boston plow

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How much did the Northeast snowstorm cost?

The economic hit taken by the Northeast this week is kind of like the storm itself: not as bad as it could have been.

Rita's Italian Ice

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Pennsylvania-based Rita's Italian Ice expanding to Mideast

It's not a mirage: Rita's Italian Ice is bringing its cool treats to the Middle Eastern desert.

IRS

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IRS to tax cheats: Stop hiding your money offshore

The IRS has been cracking down on tax cheats trying to hide money in offshore accounts. But it's still one of the top tax scams out there.

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Kelley Blue Book lists best resale values

Depreciation: It's the biggest cost of owning an automobile. Some vehicles just hold their value better than others when you sell or trade them in. Those that don't just plain cost you more.

So, each year, analysts at Kelley Blue Book tally up the car...

Stocks tank Jan 5

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Dow falls 291 points, but it could have been worse

Forget the snow. Investors are getting a blizzard of earnings this week, and so far it's a gray mess -- the Dow shed 291 points Tuesday.

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Winners and losers in oil's plunge

The American oil industry is booming, but the steep drop in the price of crude is still a net win for the U.S. economy.

Oxford Economics looked at the impact of cheap oil on the world's 45 largest economies, and found that the U.S. economy would grow ...

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Apple just posted the best quarter in corporate history

Apple posted the biggest profit in corporate history last quarter after selling a record number of iPhones.

Apple sold 74.5 million iPhones in the last three months. That helped Apple's profit soar more than 37% to $18 billion. That's larger than Gazp...

New initiative exceeding expectations of some in Allentown

New initiative exceeding expectations of some in Allentown

Ditching the cash appears to be paying off for some businesses in downtown Allentown.

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State legislators schedule meeting about gas pipeline

An informational meeting on the proposed 100-mile-long  pipeline that would run through Northampton County has been scheduled for next week in Bath.

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Natural gas prices bounce as blizzard blows

Prices for natural gas are bouncing this morning in New York as a blizzard blasts through the northeastern United States.

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IRS warns of shady tax preparers stealing refunds and identities

Tax preparers are supposed to help you navigate the complex world of tax returns and tax laws, not steal your money.

iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus

From Apple

Can Apple live up to the iNormous hype?

Apple's earnings for the latest quarter are expected to be ridiculously good thanks to the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

The popular tech company reports its results after the closing bell Tuesday. But will they be strong enough to satisfy fickle Wall S...

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