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    Ghostly ships full of bodies wash up in Japan

    An unsettling mystery has washed up on Japan's shores.

    Over the past two months, at least 12 wooden boats have been found in the Sea of Japan on or near the coast, carrying a chilling cargo -- the decaying bodies of 22 people, police and Japan's coast...


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Lawyer says Jamie Silvonek cannot get fair trial

Jamie Silvonek

Jamie Silvonek, the 14-year-old girl charged with killing her mother, cannot get a fair and impartial trial in Lehigh County, maintains John Waldron, her attorney.

Distribution center will employ 600 in Hanover Township

Distribution center will employ 600-800 in Hanover Township
HANOVER TOWNSHIP, Northampton County, Pa.

C&S Wholesale Grocers, Inc. will create at least 600 new jobs with an expansion project in Hanover Township, Northampton County.

An inside look at Reading's DoubleTree Hotel

An inside look at Reading s DoubleTree hotel

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The brand new DoubleTree Hotel in downtown Reading is set to open in less than two weeks, and 69 News took an exclusive look inside the hotel and convention center

Allentown police investigating early-morning shooting


Authorities say incident is related to a robbery that occurred a few minutes earlier

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Kane turns to former Maryland AG to lead porn email probe

Kathleen Kane email investigation

A former attorney general of Maryland will lead a team to investigate the exchange of pornography and other objectionable content in emails by Pennsylvania prosecutors, judges and others on state-owned computers.

Former US attorney: Today is a bad day for Public Official #3

Former US attorney weighs in on FBI probe of Allentown mayor

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Following another guilty plea in the Allentown federal corruption investigation,.it appears the case is picking up steam.

Trump fundraiser isn't an endorsement, says Pennsylvania GOP

Donald Trump immigration taxes

Pennsylvania's Republican Party will feature billionaire real-estate mogul and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as the guest at a fundraiser in New York City.

Allentown Council delays approving trash contract

Atty. William Fox complains to City Council

Allentown City Council has delayed approving a new multi-year trash hauling contract with Waste Management after a lawyer for another trash company charged that the city used an illegal process to select a hauler.