"Silent Night" is first performed, the Library of Congress burns, NORAD begins tracking Santa, and man orbits the Moon for the first time, all on this day.
2012: Actor Charles Durning, best known for his roles in movies such as "The Sting," "Dog Day Afternoon," "Tootsie," "To Be or Not to Be" and "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas," dies at the age of 89 in New York City. Durning earned Academy Award nominations for Best Supporting Actor for his roles in "To Be or Not to Be" and "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas."
Details continue to emerge in the investigation at home along Woodhaven Drive in Ross Township, Monroe County.
Pennsylvania State Police were back at the scene of homicide in Lower Macungie on Friday.
There have been some heavier periods of rain overnight into this morning, and we will continue to see occasional rain today.
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A power outage forced Reading Area Community College to close its campus for the day Friday.
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A potentially key piece of evidence has been recovered in the hunt for what caused a deadly crash of a commuter train in New Jersey.
Investigators retrieved an event recorder from the New Jersey Transit train that hurtled past its stopping point Thurs...
Michael Hendrix will serve up to 14 years for his role in attempted robbery
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A child shot at a school playground in South Carolina this week is in critical condition and fighting for his life, relatives said.
Students at Albright College in Reading said they are irate and upset after seeing an offensive video made by a fellow student.
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Take a look at these notable endorsements from politicians, celebrities and sports stars for presidential candidates.
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Babe Ruth hits 60 home runs, James Dean dies in a car crash, "Cheers" premieres, and researchers capture a giant squid on camera, all on this day.
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