Pope Francis is breaking with tradition and changing the tone of the papacy, both to the delight and chagrin of the Catholic Church.
Pope Francis is raising eyebrows again with his comments about gays, telling reporters "Who am I to judge?" homosexuals who embrace God. Never one to follow the rules, Francis is becoming known as the "People's Pope" for his simple lifestyle, humble persona and breaks with tradition.
The son of Allentown Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald was arrested after allegedly pointing a loaded gun at detectives, according to court documents.
Authorities say an SUV carrying six young people overturned in northeastern Pennsylvania, killing three and injuring the others.
Nine people were temporarily evacuated from their homes after fire broke out at an apartment building in Pen Argyl Sunday afternoon, according to investigators.
Two people were pronounced dead at the scene of an accident early Sunday morning in Carbon County, according to police.
Pohatcong Police are looking for men they say have been posing as utility employees in order to rob homes.
Police have arrested a man they say fractured his five-year-old nephew's eye socket because the boy "hugged his dog too hard."
Neighbors in Easton react to most recent shooting
Firefighters are on the scene of a barn fire in Upper Bern Township this morning.
Neighbor: 118 animals in shed should have been rescued a long time ago
Laney Brown was an eight year old girl from West Reading who inspired hundreds of thousands of people through her battle with leukemia.
In the 1950s, it seemed like there were more cowboys on TV than had ever populated the Old West.
Need to work off those Labor Day weekend cookouts? Check out Self magazine's list of easy ways to burn 100 calories.
Courtesy of NOAA/Institute for Exploration/University of Rhode Island
The last passenger pigeon dies, World War II begins, the Soviet Union shoots down a Korean airliner, and the wreck of the Titanic is discovered, all on this day.
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