The lame-duck Congress faces a long list of problems to solve by the end of the year.
Congress faces a long do-list list as lawmakers return to Capitol Hill for the first time since September for what's known as a "lame-duck" session until the end of the year. Here are some the big issues -- both big and small -- that they're set to address.
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It was a close call in Reading on Monday as some large pieces of a vacant building fell to the ground.
Allentown police and the Lehigh County district attorney are investigating a suspicious death.
Bethlehem Police say firefighters were called to the scene of a fire near Broad and Pine Streets Monday morning.
The son of Allentown Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald was arrested after allegedly pointing a loaded gun at detectives, according to court documents.
A Berks County man allegedly sexually assaulted a young girl for over a period of three and-a-half years, police said.
Grief counselors will be on hand Monday at a high school in Bucks County to help students cope with the deaths of three classmates.
State Police are investigating a weekend vehicle theft in Upper Tulpehocken Township.
Pohatcong Police are looking for men they say have been posing as utility employees in order to rob homes.
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The last passenger pigeon dies, World War II begins, the Soviet Union shoots down a Korean airliner, and the wreck of the Titanic is discovered, all on this day.
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