With a spate of rickety migrant ships wrecking in the last week alone, take a look at some of the deadliest maritime disasters of modern times.
On April 20, three people died and some 90 people were rescued from a sinking wooden boat off the Greek Island of Rhodes. The rescue occurred a day after hundreds were reported drowned on a boat that was crossing the Mediterranean from Libya. A third deadly wreck of a boat en route for Italy from Libya was believed to have killed 400 migrants just a week before. European politicians are facing criticism that they aren't helping those in need in order to appeal to anti-immigration sectors of their electorates.
Forty people are without a home this holiday weekend after a fire tore through an apartment complex in Bethlehem.
A warrant has been issued for alleged shooter, Enrique Armijo, Jersey City, N.J.
Firefighters made a startling discovery after extinguishing a barn fire in North Coventry Township, Chester County.
Reading police say one person was stabbed multiple times Friday night.
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Flooding has led to three deaths in the Dallas area after severe rains, authorities said Saturday -- part of a wintry storm system that is leaving tens of thousands without power as it hits the central Plains to the north.
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State police say an elderly man's neighbors jumped into action to rescue him from a house fire.
Allentown's popular "Lights in the Parkway" holiday attraction is being replaced by "Allentown Lights" this year.
Large boxes were stationed at all of the entrances, where members of WFMZ's Community Care Crew gathered donated coats for the Salvation Army's Foster and Adoption Center in Allentown.
Police evacuated a Planned Parenthood building in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where a gunman fired at officers. Here are images and info from the incident.
Magellan reaches the Pacific, William Shakespeare gets hitched, the Grand Ole Opry debuts, Olympic gymnast Nadia Comaneci defects, and Jeffrey Dahmer is killed in prison, all on this day.
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