Fletcher Christian leads a mutiny on the Bounty, Benito Mussolini dies by firing squad, Muhammad Ali refuses to be drafted, and the iTunes Music Store opens, all on this day.
2014: Former NBA coach and Basketball Hall of Fame member John "Dr. Jack" Ramsay dies of cancer at age 89 in Naples, Florida. He coached the Philadelphia 76ers, Portland Trail Blazers, Buffalo Braves and Indiana Pacers in a career lasting from 1968 to 1988, winning an NBA title with Trail Blazers in 1977. He's also known for his broadcasting work with the Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat, and for ESPN, both on television and radio.
After a day-long delay, a solar-powered plane landed at Lehigh Valley International Airport Wednesday night
One teenager died and another was flown to the hospital following a fall at a popular hiking spot.
A top New Jersey lawmaker is pushing legislation to prevent engineers from operating trains if their driver's licenses are revoked or suspended for drunken driving violations.
Eleven states are suing the Obama administration over a directive about transgender students in public schools, The Associated Press and Reuters reported.
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A horse abandoned and pelted with more than 100 paintballs is finally heading home.
While the crowds come to watch the students perform at the Freddy Awards, you might be surprised to learn who is working behind the scenes
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is granting nine more licenses to businesses that sell gasoline.
One person's trash is another person's treasure, and one man in Lehigh County has saved so much that would have otherwise been lost forever.
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With the 2016 edition of the Scripps National Spelling Bee underway, take a look at the winning words dating back to the 2001 competition.
Bram Stoker's "Dracula" is published, John Wayne and Miles Davis are born, Ford stops making the Model T, and the King of Pop marries Elvis' daughter, all on this day.
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