Saccharin is accidentally discovered, the 22nd Amendment is ratified, Michael Jackson wins his first Grammy, and Mister Rogers dies, all on this day.
2015: Actor and director Leonard Nimoy, best known for playing Mr. Spock on the original "Star Trek" TV series and in seven movies, dies from complications of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at age 83 in Los Angeles, California. Nimoy, a U.S. Army veteran, also appeared in the TV shows "Mission: Impossible" and "Fringe" and wrote the autobiographies "I Am Not Spock" and "I Am Spock."
Ryan Hughes/69 News
Police are following "good leads" in their investigation of a fatal shooting in Reading.
The deputy never saw the man who walked up behind him and shot 15 times, a Harris County, Texas, prosecutor said Monday.
A study has identified 10 areas each in Berks, Lehigh, and Northampton counties that would be good candidates for traffic roundabouts.
Investigators are working to determine what caused a fire at a chicken farm in Berks County on Sunday.
The Pennsylvania auditor general is scheduled to hold a news conference Monday afternoon about an ongoing audit of the Allentown School District.
Baseballtown may have good reason to celebrate Monday night.
Miss Babe Ruth, a bat dog for the Greensboro Grasshoppers minor league baseball team, is retiring
Ford Motor Company
Consumers who would like to buy a $400k 2017 Ford GT must fill out an application first.
From corn dogs to live turkeys, take a look at some of the craziest items to spill out of overturned trucks and onto American roads.
Jack the Ripper claims his first victim, Coca-Cola makes its European debut, Jimi Hendrix rocks in the early morning hours at the Isle of Wight, and the "People's Princess" dies in a car crash, all on this day.
No email address was supplied by
To complete your registration on this site, please supply an address.
Please confirm or modify the email address to which you will have subscription offers sent.
For a more personalized experience, please supply the following optional information.