Women have played a role in major combats throughout history.
One of the earliest -- and most famous -- examples of women in combat is Joan of Arc, the French teen whose divine visions compelled her to lead the French army to several important victories in the Hundred Years' War. She was later captured and burned at the stake for heresy when she was just 19.
Doctors are urging folks to keep cool and hydrated during this week's high heat and humidity.
There was drama inside and outside a New Jersey courtroom Tuesday as the trial for Edward Bullock resumed
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A motorcyclist was seriously injured in a crash with a car in Berks County.
A historic monument that was vandalized in Reading three months ago is now getting statewide attention.
People hoping to make the papal pilgrimage to Philadelphia via SEPTA's regional rail system will have to rely on the luck of the draw.
A local non-profit, which helps children and young adults with developmental disabilities, is putting out a plea for volunteers
The Lehigh Valley has lost a longtime polka legend.
A longtime fixture at a Bethlehem holiday festival has passed away.
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With the NFL upholding Tom Brady's four-game suspension over the Deflategate scandal Tuesday afternoon, check out the timeline of events in the case so far.
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Vivaldi and Bach die, the first hamburger is sold in the U.S., World War I breaks out, a bomber crashes into the Empire State Building, and the Summer Olympics open up in Los Angeles, all on this day.
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