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.
A Northampton County man was killed in a police-involved shooting that followed a chase early Friday morning.
State police continue their search for accused cop killer Eric Frein. Sometimes, the tips they receive don't pan out; other times, they're blatantly false.
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A highway was dedicated to a fallen Berks County Navy SEAL on Friday afternoon.
A Northampton County woman has pleaded guilty to animal cruelty: officials say she allowed more than 100 animals to live in a filthy shed.
One day after New York officials announced a Doctors Without Borders physician had tested positive for Ebola, another person who treated patients in West Africa developed a fever and was put in isolation at a northern New Jersey hospital.
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Questions are swirling about the latest diagnosis of Ebola, and some of those concerns have landed in Berks County.
A Facebook interaction may have killed plans to rename the Allentown School District football field after a local NFL Hall of Famer.
Officials in Pennsylvania are mourning the loss of a Monroe County judge.
The Reading Royals are back in town and ready for a fresh start to this season.
A new Halloween event in Easton kicked off Friday night.
A school shooting has been reported at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Washington, about 35 miles north of Seattle.
Pablo Picasso is born, the first domestic microwave oven goes on sale, Led Zeppelin debuts in concert, the U.S. invades Grenada, and Bill Buckner blows it for the Red Sox, all on this day.
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