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Inmates find freedom in Shakespeare

Nineteen years ago, Joseph Jackson was a drug dealer unloading his gun into two people he thought had infringed on his turf.

Today, the convicted killer sings and dances on stage in a white velvet coat.

His fellow actors have similar stories: Christi...

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ASD superintendent will not seek another contract

The superintendent of the Allentown School District will not seek another contract at the end of his term on June 30, 2017. 


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Steven Spielberg to Harvard grads: Be a real-life movie hero

In an "unapologetically sentimental" speech, Steven Spielberg told Harvard graduates how to be real-life cinematic heroes.

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New dream job for Chinese business students

For years, Chinese business students have dreamed of landing a job at one employer above all others: Bank of China.

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OSHA issues citations to Bethlehem company; faces thousands in penalties

The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued citations to a Bethlehem global flavor, fragrance manufacturer.


Health Beat: Men and yoga tackle prostate cancer

The bad news: more than 200,000 men are diagnosed with prostate cancer every year in the United States. More bad news: during their treatment, these men often suffer from fatigue, bladder problems and sexual dysfunction, but a new study brings good news: it says yoga may be the key to feeling better.

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Life Lessons: Foods that can make you sick

Every year, one in six people in America are sickened by the food they eat, according to the centers for disease control and prevention. 128,000 get sick enough to go to the hospital. Ivanhoe shows which foods are most likely to make you sick.

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Judge directs internal Trump University documents to be released

A judge overseeing a lawsuit filed against Donald Trump regarding his closed real estate education program called Trump University has ruled parts of internal documents should be released.

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Civil War battlefield looted, described as 'crime scene'

The National Park Service is calling part of a Civil War battlefield "an active crime scene" following a series of excavations.

Authorities are investigating suspected looting at Petersburg National Battlefield, just south of Richmond, Virginia. The ...



China: Students make terrifying school run

Some kids will do anything to get out of school. Others risk their lives to get there.

Report 1st US case of germ resistant to last resort drug

Report: 1st US case of germ resistant to last resort drug

The 49-year-old woman has recovered. But officials fear that if the resistance spreads to other bacteria, the country may soon see germs impervious to all antibiotics

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