Finished in 1943, the Pentagon is a symbol of U.S. military might. It's also one of the places attacked on 9/11.
Construction on the Pentagon started on Sept. 11, 1941, in the midst of World War II. The five-sided design was chosen to accommodate existing roads around the building's original site near Arlington National Cemetery; a different site was ultimately picked, but the design was kept, according to the History Channel.
Agents with the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) were at Allentown City Hall Thursday.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has rejected a Republican-backed bill to privatize the state-controlled sales of wine and liquor amid a budget standoff.
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A young boy's walk along the French Creek ended in tragedy.
Crews from three counties were called in to battle a house fire in Carbon County on Thursday.
A student at Dieruff High School in Allentown, who stands accused of raping a fellow student, was sentenced this week to at least six months in a juvenile detention facility.
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The victims were in bed when they heard a knock at the door then the sound of someone smashing a window at their Allentown apartment, court records show.
The population of mascots in Baseballtown will nearly double next week.
Wawa got a jump start on the Independence Day celebration by serving up thousands of free hoagies.
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Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb announced his campaign for president Thursday, becoming the fifth Democrat to join the primary contest. Find out who else is running and who some of the other possible candidates are.
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A president is shot, a Supreme Court justice is born, aliens land -- or not -- and an acting legend passes, all on this day.
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