P.T. Barnum and Henry Ford die, baseball's first save is recorded, John Wayne wins his first and only Oscar, and Bob Dylan wins a Pulitzer Prize, all on this day.
2014: English model, TV host and journalist Peaches Geldof is found dead of a heroin overdose at age 25 in her Wrotham, England, home. She was the second daughter of musician and Live Aid founder Bob Geldof, and the television presenter Paula Yates.
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An Arctic surge will bring bitter cold air to the Northeast this weekend, with record low temperatures expected.
Staff at the Lehigh Valley Zoo is working to make sure animals are protected from this weekend's frigid temperatures
The Animal Rescue League of Berks County has declared a "Code Blue" for pets and their owners in Reading.
A convicted killer in Easton got an earful Friday as his prison sentence became official.
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Lawyers for Bill Cosby are trying again to have the comedian's sex assault case in Pennsylvania dismissed.
Get ready for road closures, delays and detours lasting for years in part of Berks County.
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A stretch of Route 222 in Berks County, closed for more than seven hours Friday, reopened just in time for the evening commute.
Authorities are investigating a violent two-vehicle wreck on Route 100 in Lehigh County late Friday morning.
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Ever wonder just what a presidential candidate is worth? Take a look at the net worth estimates for each of the remaining Republican and Democratic candidates as compiled by Forbes.
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Charles Darwin and Abe Lincoln share a birthday, Superman makes his radio debut, President Clinton is acquitted in his impeachment trial, and Charles Schulz dies, all on this day.
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