Construction begins on the Brooklyn Bridge, FDR founds the March of Dimes, Apple Computer is incorporated, and Gen. Manuel Noriega surrenders, all on this day.
2014: Phil Everly (right), best known as half of the rock duo the Everly Brothers with his brother Don (left), dies of complications from lung disease at age 74 in Burbank, California. The Everlys are best known for hits such as "Wake Up Little Susie," "Cathy's Clown," "All I Have to Do Is Dream" and "Bye Bye Love." They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1986 and the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2001.
The coroner was called to a crash, after officials say a motorcycle collided with a truck in Plainfield Township, Northampton County.
Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine IS campaigning in Pennsylvania this week and he's making a stop in the Lehigh Valley.
A couple who is accused of stealing $1.4 million from their employer waived their preliminary hearings, which were scheduled for Wednesday.
Pocono Mountain Regional Police are investigating after gunfire broke out in Coolbaugh Township, Monroe County early Tuesday morning.
A 13-year-old boy who police say accidentally shot himself and a 12-year-old girl inside a Philadelphia home is facing charges.
As we approach the statistical peak of hurricane season in early September, multiple tropical storm systems are threatening the southeastern US and the Hawaiian Islands.
Keeping an eye on your car is always a good idea, and after this past month, that's especially true in Wyomissing. Police said 15 cars were broken into in the borough in August.
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Weak international trade has claimed a big victim in the global shipping industry.
Hanjin Shipping, one of the world's biggest cargo carriers, filed to go into receivership on Wednesday after its creditors cut off support.
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The high school football season is already underway. This year one team in Berks County is turning to new technology in an effort to keep players safer."
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China's top media regulator has issued new guidelines on what is prohibited on TV shows, spotlighting seven things that promote 'Western lifestyles.'
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.
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