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."
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The police pursuit of an SUV ended in a crash that injured a woman in Reading.
A traffic stop on a busy highway in Philadelphia turned violent Tuesday when a suspect got back into his car and fled, rear-ended a school bus and then shot and wounded a trooper, state police said.
A Monroe County school bus driver faces charges of driving under the influence with six children on board before school.
Ray O'Connell, Allentown City Council president, said he was six years old when city and state officials started talking about a bridge at American Parkway. Decades later, it's finally arrived.
Authorities in Puerto Rico have arrested a Reading man accused of shooting his estranged wife.
Citing the "hard work and a groundswell of support" from Berks County residents, Pennsylvania Sen. Judy Schwank said she is disappointed with the state Senate's defeat of a property tax reform bill.
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French authorities working to dismantle the network of terrorists behind the Paris attacks on Tuesday revealed a troubling find.
Another attack could have been just hours away when police closed in on the suspects' hideaway last week.
Hundreds of students at Easton Area High School are gearing up for the biggest football game of the season.
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Adele's "25" has topped the 15-year-old single-week sales record set by *NSYNC's "No Strings Attached," selling 2.43 million copies in a little more than three days. Check out the rest of the top 10 fastest-selling albums in America.
Charles Darwin publishes "On the Origin of Species," Jack Ruby shoots Lee Harvey Oswald, D. B. Cooper leaps from a plane, and Freddie Mercury dies, all on this day.
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