After 16 days, the partial government shutdown is finally over. Look back at the 17 other times our country has closed its doors.
The shutdown that ended Thursday is the 18th time the government has shut down and the third-longest shutdown on record so far. Here's what caused the other shutdowns and how they turned out, according to the Washington Post, Annenberg School and ABC News.
Brisk and cold conditions will be on tap for today with highs temperatures holding in the mid to upper 20s "despite plenty of sunshine.
Prosecutors are trying to convince a jury that Miguel Torres was possessive and snapped after his wife filed for divorce.
Pike County District Attorney Raymond J. Tonkin intends to seek the death penalty for Eric Frein.
A young mother in Washington state has been charged with attempted murder after authorities say she cut her children's throats in an attempt to keep them quiet.
Over the weekend, Christina Booth called 911 to report that her three children were cryin...
A Berks County man has been jailed in Wyoming County on charges that stem from inappropriate relationships he allegedly had with three underage girls.
Pa. Sen. Mike Folmer
Gov. Tom Wolf vows to sign a medical marijuana bill that state senators are writing.
Medical marijuana legislation was reintroduced in the Pennsylvania Senate Tuesday and one Northampton County mom says it would help her son.
A New York man is facing the most serious charges in a crash that killed three Bucks County teenagers back in August.
The Delaware County parents whose pet ferrets attacked their infant daughter are now facing charges. Are ferrets safe pets for families?
A night of fun on the town took a violent turn for two men. Police say they were lured into a violent trap by a pair of women.
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The first blizzard of 2015 is keeping much of the U.S. Northeast shut down -- at least for the day.
"Pride and Prejudice" is first published, Elvis makes his national TV debut, "We Are the World" is recorded, and the space shuttle Challenger breaks apart after liftoff, all on this day.
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