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Northampton Area SD directors approve additional campus renovations

On a placid midsummer night the Northampton Area School District Board of Directors looked years into the future.

Printing out a new type of medical technology

Printing out a new type of medical technology

Some Lehigh University students are teaming up with therapists at Good Shepherd Rehab to get the upper hand on what may be the future of prosthetic.

Health Beat: Stopping seizures

Health Beat: Stopping seizures

Epilepsy is a chronic neurological condition that affects more than 2.5 million Americans. Uncontrollable seizures plague these patients' lives. Until now, the only treatments were drugs and major surgery, but new therapies are on the horizon.

Workers sickened by unknown chemical in Northampton

Workers sickened by unknown chemical in Northampton

Hazmat crews are investigating the source of a chemical that made several workers sick at a business in Northampton County on Monday.

Northwestern University

Investors help the rich pay off student loans

Investors are so hungry for yield in the bond market that they're giving rich college grads money to help pay off their student loans.

Social Finance, a company that uses crowdfunding to refinance student debt, just packaged a bunch of those loans and...

Former Lehigh student accused of murder--Timothy Granata

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Former Lehigh University student accused of murdering his mother

A 22-year-old former Lehigh University wrestler now faces charges of murder in his mother's death.

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Man set off explosive next to Reading police car, court papers say

A man is accused of setting off an explosive next to an occupied Reading police car.

Students participate in egg drop at Penn State Berks

Students participate in egg drop at Penn State Berks

Some local students got a lesson in gravity.

Health Beat: Breath test spots diseases

With most diseases, an early diagnosis means a better prognosis, but sometimes it's difficult, painful and expensive to test for illnesses. Now, there's a new way to spot a variety of conditions, and all it takes is a simple breath.

Allentown School District

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ASD forced to dip further into fund balance for 2015 budget

The Allentown School District will have to procure an additional $2.1 million to make ends meet on its 2014-2015 budget.

Health Beat: Bariatric surgery for diabetes

For years, we've heard about weight loss surgery and its effect on diabetes. Now, a new study is showing how well the popular surgery is working to stop this serious disease.

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