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.
A Birdsboro man has confessed to fatally shooting two people and wounding a third near the Santander Arena in Reading early Wednesday morning.
Did he point the gun or did he just pull it? It's a question that's key to the court case of the son of Allentown's police chief.
Hundreds of law enforcement specialists swept through the Northampton County Prison in Easton on Wednesday.
Some parents within the Allentown School district have become students themselves
An outspoken politician from Northampton County is taking another stab at local government.
Recording artist and Berks County native Taylor Swift sent flowers to a grieving Lehigh County family of an 11-year-old fan who died last week after being struck by a car.
Drew and Jonathan Scott, hosts of the HGTV show "Property Brothers," were the featured speakers at the Greater Lehigh Valley Realtors' third annual "Signature Event."
A bear has been spotted roaming the streets of Richmond Township in Berks County.
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Parts of Houston saw more than 11 inches of rain Monday and Tuesday, turning normally bustling highways to rivers. Check out select images from Houston news station KPRC.
The Spanish Armada sets sail for England, John Muir organizes the Sierra Club, Volkswagen is founded, Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass dominate the charts, and "The Last Supper" goes back on display after a two-decade restoration, all on this day.
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