Napoleon goes into exile, Wrigley gets lights, the "Dream Team" clinches gold in Barcelona, and the United States' debt rating takes a hit, all on this day.
2013: Actress Karen Black, best known for movies such as "Easy Rider," "Five Easy Pieces," "The Great Gatsby," "The Day of the Locust" and "Nashville," dies of ampullary cancer at age 74 in Santa Monica, California. Black earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for "Five Easy Pieces," a role that also earned her a Golden Globe. She also received a Golden Globe for "The Great Gatsby" and was nominated for "The Day of the Locust."
In a statement released Monday night, Pawlowski said he suspended his campaign for U.S. Senate to "fully focus on assisting in the federal investigation of Allentown contracting practices both prior to his being elected and since."
The busy commercial district near Albright College in northeast Reading is about to lose a longtime fixture in the neighborhood.
Police are continuing to investigate the shooting deaths of a man and woman in Allentown over the weekend.
Police are investigating another homicide in Easton.
Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli said a U.S. Supreme Court ruling should pave the way for the execution of convicted mass murderer Michael Ballard
It took nearly 50 years but a cold case is now a closed case in Monroe County
A Northampton County woman didn't go quietly during her arrest on theft charges at the Kutztown Folk Festival, according to police.
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If your travels routinely take you across the Buttonwood Street Bridge between Reading and West Reading, here's your two-week notice.
Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians, artists and actors we've lost in 2015.
America names it currency, a political party holds its first convention, and a first lady, media mogul, rocker, screen scream queen and religious leader are all born, all on this day.
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