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.
A Bethlehem City Council committee passed a motion Wednesday to recommend legislation to create a railway authority in the Lehigh Valley.
Two people were taken to the hospital following the crash of a small plane in eastern Berks County.
The only survivor of a boating accident is now in trouble with the law.
Officials confirm that one person died Wednesday night in an accident in Schuylkill County.
A seat on Easton City Council will soon be vacant in the wake of a surprise announcement at Wednesday night’s council meeting.
Dealing drugs is how police say one Reading man was trying to support his family.
Toxins are lurking inside products you use every day.
The Philadelphia Phillies completed a three-game sweep of the Washington Nationals with an 8-4 win Wednesday night.
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Pepsi and UPS are born, Emmett Till is murdered, Martin Luther King Jr. shares his dream, and Prince Charles and Princess Diana divorce, all on this day.
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