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.
The mayor of Easton is launching a new program to turn the West Ward around.
One man has died following an accident that happened in Upper Macungie Township Friday evening.
Saturday, dozens of Vietnam War veterans, as well as hundreds more, came to witness as Easton Area High School dedicated the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.
Police in Lower Saucon Township say a black bear jumped a man's backyard fence and stole one of his goats Thursday night.
Out of the goodness of their hearts, a handful mascots spent their time at Lehigh Valley Hospital in Allentown.
Two people were transported to the hospital after they were involved in a crash between their motorcycle and another vehicle.
With AG Kathleen Kane battling criminal charges, many eyes have turned to whether the state's highest court will invoke a sanction to quickly suspend her law license.
Pacific storm Ignacio strengthened into a Category 4 hurricane Saturday -- last located about 800 miles east-southeast of Honolulu, according to KITV.
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Ten years after being devastated by Hurricane Katrina, the city of New Orleans continues to rebuild.
American troops march through a liberated Paris, the King of Pop is born, The Beatles perform their last concert before paying fans, and Hurricane Katrina hits the Gulf Coast, all on this day.
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