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BASD, teachers reach 3-year pact

It was out with the old and in the new night in three major votes during Wednesday night's Bethlehem Area School District's board of directors' meeting.

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Millions to owe Affordable Care Act tax penalty

Some 3 million to 6 million Americans will have to pay an Affordable Care Act tax penalty for not having health insurance last year, Treasury officials said Wednesday.

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Committee OKs 'Eileen's Law' bill for consideration by Pa. House

A bill named for a woman who died while serving jail time for her children's truancy cases is moving forward in Harrisburg.

Health Beat: Carbon back rods for scoliosis

Scoliosis affects six million Americans, and there is no cure. For more serious cases, patients may require surgery to fuse the spine. The surgical materials doctors use are generally not a problem for patients, but a new solution for an unexpected complication helped save one boy's life.

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140,000 Pennsylvanians enroll in health plans for first time

Federal officials say more than 140,000 Pennsylvanians have enrolled for the first time in plans sold through the health insurance marketplace for 2015.

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Students hear from man who lost son to suicide

A suicide-prevention speaker who lost his son to suicide made an appearance in Bethlehem Wednesday morning.

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Parkland says no to LCCC request to pre-approve real estate deals

Parkland School Board unanimously has rejected a request from Lehigh Carbon Community College for pre-approval to acquire real estate.

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Police investigate sexual assault at ESU

State police are investigating a report of sexual assault on a Monroe County college campus.

Bethlehem mother supports medical marijuana to help her son

Bethlehem mother supports medical marijuana to help her son

Medical marijuana legislation was reintroduced in the Pennsylvania Senate Tuesday and one Northampton County mom says it would help her son.

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Gov. Wolf vows to support Pa. Senate's medical marijuana bill

Gov. Tom Wolf vows to sign a medical marijuana bill that state senators are writing.

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2 ex-Vanderbilt players found guilty of rape

Two former Vanderbilt University football players were found guilty of rape and sexual battery by a Nashville jury on Tuesday, CNN affiliates reported.

Corey Lamont Batey, 21, and Brandon Robert Vandenburg, 21, were each convicted on four counts of a...

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