The Beatles hit No. 1 for the first time in America, tragedy strikes space shuttle Columbia, and Janet Jackson suffers a Super Bowl "wardrobe malfunction," all on this day.
2014: Austrian-Swiss actor Maximilian Schell, who won an Academy Award for Best Actor for 1961's "Judgment at Nuremberg," dies at the age of 83 in Innsbruck, Austria. Schell also received Oscar nominations for his roles in 1975's "The Man in the Glass Booth" and 1977's "Julia" and also appeared in movies such as "The Black Hole," "A Bridge Too Far," "The Freshman," "John Carpenter's Vampires" and "Deep Impact."
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Two children and a teacher were shot by a gunman at an elementary school playground in Townville, South Carolina, an official with Anderson County Emergency Services told reporters.
The father of a 2-year-old Bucks County boy who accidentally shot himself to death at his grandparent's home has been charged with involuntary manslaughter and related offenses.
A New Jersey man was arrested after he opened fire on two police officers in Hunterdon County on Tuesday, according to the prosecutor's office.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is pressing for action on a package of legislation designed to combat opioid and heroin addiction.
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The Senate cleared a bill Wednesday to fund the government and the federal response to Zika, avoiding a potentially embarrassing government shutdown just weeks before the election.
The measure -- which would fund the federal government through Decembe...
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If you're thinking about adopting a cat, there's no better time than now, according to Humane Pennsylvania.
Another store has officially opened at Hamilton Crossings in Lehigh County, and it's one Lehigh Valley residents have been waiting for.
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Rain may have many seeking cover at this year's Oktoberfest in Lower Alsace Township.
Coffee purveyors are offering deals and freebies to mark National Coffee Day on Sept. 29. Here is a list of deals to help you get your morning fix.
The U.S. Constitution heads to state legislatures for approval, Ted Williams smacks a homer in his last at-bat, the Beatles' "Hey Jude" hits No. 1, and "Star Trek" taps the next generation, all on this day.
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