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An afternoon of fun turned deadly for a man in Allentown Tuesday.
An elderly woman was injured when she was struck by a fire truck outside a senior living community in Berks County.
Almost 100 people turned out Tuesday night to hear former heavyweight boxing champion Larry Holmes of Easton reminisce about his life.
Allen Township officials have until August 15 to decide the fate of the proposed $335 million FedEx Ground hub under dispute in Northampton County.
The Lehigh Northampton Airport Authority has approved a $9.6-million sale agreement with a developer that wants to put a new Fed-Ex distribution center on airport land.
A Reading woman is taking a stand against crime.
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Three members of Berks County's delegation to the House of Representatives gathered Tuesday in an effort to learn more about the local housing of Central American children who entered the United States illegally.
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Frustration is mounting among business owners and customers nearly three months after a sinkhole swallowed part of a busy shopping center.
Doctors say what you put in your body before and after a cancer diagnosis could be the difference in surviving or dying
If the Philadelphia Phillies are planning to ship closer Jonathan Papelbon off at the trade deadline, now might not be the best time to do it.
Juggling a job and home life can be stressful. Find out which companies are making work-life balance a priority.
Miss America gives up her crown, Fergie gets a royal wedding, a new comet is discovered, and a singer's life comes to a tragic ending, all on this day.