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 woman was seen throwing her baby into the Lehigh River and then jumping from a bridge, in what police are calling an apparent attempted murder-suicide.
State Police say they are investigating a single motorcycle crash involving Pennsylvania Senator Pat Browne as a possible DUI.
Pennsylvania state Senate Republican leaders say Sen. Pat Browne is in stable condition after a motorcycle crash on an interstate off-ramp that police say is being investigated as a possible case of driving under the influence.
Officials are investigating a woman's death in Lehigh County.
The parents of a slain Pennsylvania State Police trooper say they have forgiven his alleged killer.
Allentown police say a 16-year-old boy was shot after gunfire erupted from three weapons.
Three row homes were damaged in a fire late Saturday night.
Carbon County paid tribute to a native son who is now among the country's highest-ranking military officers.
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Officials said a 9-year-old girl was taken to St. Mary's Hospital and then flown by helicopter to Children's Hospital of Philadelphia with a chest wound.
Many people in the restaurant business live on tips, so the owner of a Reading pizza place is calling out a thief who took away their hard-earned cash.
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Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians and actors we've lost in 2015.
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Washington, D.C., is incorporated, Joe DiMaggio makes his major-league debut, the Sears Tower becomes the tallest building in the world, and the first spam email is sent, all on this day.
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