Pope Francis continues to ride a wave of popularity that has earned him accolades and criticisms alike. Take a look at the many reasons why Pope Francis is cool.
In his encyclical on climate change released in June 2015, Francis challenged big business, stating, among many other things, "Is it realistic to hope that those who are obsessed with maximizing profits will stop to reflect on the environmental damage which they will leave behind for future generations?"
Expect another warm and humid day as temperatures reach just below 90 degrees.LINKS: HOUR BY HOUR | DOPPLER RADAR
There was a line out the door at The Bethlehem Dairy Store Wednesday night
Two people familiar with the deal say the Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to trade ace left-hander Cole Hamels to the Texas Rangers for a package of prospects.LINK: COLE HAMELS STATS
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A motorcyclist remained hospitalized with serious injuries a day after crashing his bike in Berks County.
Pennsylvania U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah was indicted Wednesday on charges he misappropriated hundreds of thousands of dollars of federal, charitable and campaign funds.
An Allentown man convicted of killing his lover and then burning her remains has learned his fate.
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A police department in our region is getting an extra line of defense.
A Bethlehem man accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old is now also facing charges for allegedly sexually assaulting a six-year-old, 14-year-old and 16-year-old while also recording some of the abuse.
Debris found in the western Indian Ocean on Wednesday appears to be part of a Boeing 777.
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Henry Ford is born, the host nation captures the very first World Cup, the USS Indianapolis sinks into shark-infested waters, and Hoffa goes missing, all on this day.
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