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.
2010: Fox News commentator and radio host Glenn Beck holds his "Restoring Honor" rally in Washington, D.C. A scientific estimate placed the crowd size around 87,000, while media reports varied dramatically from tens of thousands to 500,000.
Longtime Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz has been traded to the Dodgers.
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A water main break is causing traffic troubles in Reading's western suburbs.
A would-be robber with a knife was no match for a cane-carrying shop owner in Reading, police said.
The Northampton County man who had his hand severed during a home invasion in July appeared before a district judge Thursday for his arraignment with the hand reattached.
A 20-year-old woman who shot and killed an attacker in her home in March was justified using deadly force, a Warren County grand jury ruled.
A Reading man is behind bars without bail in the killing of his girlfriend just days before Christmas.
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Downtown Allentown is getting a new tenant, and it's a big boost for the area's "walk-ability."
Smoke and flames are never a good thing when it comes to power lines, but that's exactly what PPL officials wanted to show first-responders with a new machine.
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The cost of Volkswagen's emissions scandal keeps climbing. The company has now agreed on compensation for the dealerships that had diesel VW cars on their lots that turned out to be rigged to cheat on emissions tests.
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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson tops Forbes' newly released highest paid actors list, but what other Hollywood leading men made the list?
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Galileo demonstrates his telescope, the National Park Service is formed, Amelia Earhart flies cross-country nonstop, and the Allies liberate Paris, all on this day.
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