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Clinton speaks at flag

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Lawyer: FBI looks into Clinton's email server

The FBI is looking into the security used to protect Hillary Clinton's private email system, David Kendall, Clinton's lawyer, said Tuesday.

The Washington Post first reported that…

Donald Trump

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Trump: Mexico will pay for wall because I say

Donald Trump -- who Fox News said literally will be at the center of its GOP primary debate on Thursday -- is already feeling the heat from network hosts.

Jeb Bush and Hillary Clinton

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Clinton hammers Bush over women's health

Jeb Bush took an off-handed jab at women's health funding and quickly found himself in the middle of a culture clash with Hillary Clinton.

Trump

Fox announces debate roster, Perry left out

The wait is over to find out who will grace Fox News' prime-time debate stage on Thursday -- but for former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, the outcome wasn't what he'd hoped.

Fox News said…

Obama, Netanyahu

CNN

Obama tries to reassure Jewish leaders on Iran

President Barack Obama tried to persuade American Jewish leaders to back his recent nuclear deal with Iran at a Tuesday White House meeting that was at times contentious,…

YMCA shows off to Pa lawmakers as part of Advocacy Week

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YMCA shows off to Pa. lawmakers as part of 'Advocacy Week'

The Sinking Spring YMCA is showing off to Pennsylvania lawmakers.

Christie

CNN

Look out, Trump. Bush and Christie vow to double economic growth

Donald Trump vows to "make America great again." His rivals on the Republican ticket Jeb Bush and Chris Christie have gone even further and claim they can grow the U.S. economy by…

Allentown councilwoman to push for anti- pay-to-play law

Allentown councilwoman to push for anti-'pay-to-play' law

As the feds continue their probe into Allentown City Hall, at least one city official said it's time for change.

Donald Trump in Iowa July 18, 2015

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Trump camp blasts Harvard 'fraudsters'

The Harvard students who pranked Republican frontrunner Donald Trump last week didn't get him good, because, a spokeswoman said Tuesday, "it was a waste of only a few minutes."…

Katie McGinty

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It's official: McGinty running for US Senate

The former top aide to Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf said Tuesday that she will seek the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate next year.

Trump interview

CNN

Trump has a new answering machine message

One day after Gawker published one of presidential candidate Donald Trump's old cell phone numbers, the real estate mogul is taking control of the situation by changing his…

 

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5 fun facts about Barack Obama

Obama preparing for Tuesday debate

Happy birthday, Mr. President! President Barack Obama turned 53 on Monday. Find out five interesting facts about the commander in chief.

The British Monarchy

Prince George, who is third in line to the British throne, celebrates his first birthday on Tuesday. Take a look at the family tree of the British monarchy and learn a bit about George's great-grandmother, Queen Elizabeth.

The legacy of JFK

JFK side profile

John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum

JFK was assassinated riding in the motorcade in Dallas, Texas 50 years ago.  Years later his legacy still lives on through his influence on the Peace Corps, the Space Race and in Civil Rights.  Take a look at this interactive to review a timeline of important events, as well as, watch and listen to powerful JFK speeches.

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Jeanne Moos runs down Donald Trump's loser list

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Donald Trump has been known to do a little name-calling, Jeanne Moos runs down Trump's list of losers.

NH forum: GOP contenders talk issues, slam Dems

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More than a dozen Republican presidential candidates took the stage at a political forum in New Hampshire Monday and discussed why they should be the next commander-in-chief.

White House: Cut carbon emissions 32% by 2030

cut carbon emissions by 32 percent

The White House announces a major push for reforms to tackle climate change.

Obama to announce climate change plan

Obama environmental plan

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The Obama Administration Monday will unveil a major climate change plan. The announcement is expected to help shape the president's legacy.

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  • Ronald Reagan, 1981 air-traffic controllers strike

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    On this day: August 5

    The Mayflower departs England, the first electric traffic signal is installed, Marilyn Monroe dies, the Beatles release "Revolver," and President Reagan fires striking air-traffic controllers, all on this day.

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Sunny Slope Farms moves closer to sale in Moore Township

Moore Twp. Board of Supervisors
MOORE TOWNSHIP, Pa.

Moore Township supervisors approved a $9,580 an acre appraisal for the Sunny Slope Farms.

Sinkhole closes Falmer Drive in Bethlehem Township

Sinkhole closes Falmer Driver in Bethlehem Township
BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP, Pa.

The sinkhole has broken open part of the road and spread into a property in the 4500 block of Falmer Drive in Bethlehem Township

Lawyer steps away from Allentown investigation

Allentown City Council meets amid FBI investigation
ALLENTOWN, Pa.

Atty. Robert Goldman has stepped down from working with Allentown on the FBI investigation.

Former Stroud Township supervisor sentenced

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STROUD TOWNSHIP, Pa.

James Decker, a former supervisor and roadmaster in Monroe County's Stroud Township,was sentenced to six months probation Tuesday morning in Monroe County Court.

 
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