John Adams becomes the first U.S. vice president, Mark Twain dies, Elvis hits No. 1 for the first time, and Geraldo Rivera opens Capone's vaults, all on this day.
2004: A California grand jury indicts Michael Jackson on child molestation charges after determining there is enough evidence to proceed with allegations made against him by a 13-year-old boy he had befriended and spent time with at his Neverland Ranch. On June 13, 2005, a jury found Jackson not guilty on all charges following a nearly five-month long trial.
Cole Hamels and a trio of Philadelphia Phillies relievers pitched the team's first-ever combined no-hitter on Labor Day.
Exeter Township Fire Department
A fire that destroyed two sheds containing high school football equipment is being investigated as an arson, officials announced Monday.
Firefighters were dispatched to the scene of a fire near Broad and Pine streets in Bethlehem early Monday morning.
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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.
Police are on the scene of a shooting in Allentown.
A Berks County man allegedly sexually assaulted a young girl for over a period of three and-a-half years, police said.
Atlantic City's newest casino and its costliest failure has begun its two-day shutdown.
A woman in Colorado was impaled in the buttocks while texting and driving.
Allentown police and the Lehigh County district attorney are investigating a suspicious death.
When patients suffer a brain injury or fall, or they have balance issues, rehabilitation can make all the difference in their recovery. Now, that rehab is going high-tech.
Learn more about the three Americans currently being detained in North Korea.
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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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