A president is shot, a Supreme Court justice is born, aliens land -- or not -- and an acting legend passes, all on this day.
2014: Louis Zamperini, a World War II veteran and POW and a member of the 1936 U.S. Olympic track and field team, dies of pneumonia at age 97 in Los Angeles, California. Zamperini wrote two memoirs about his life experiences and was the subject of Laura Hillenbrand's best selling 2010 biography "Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption," which was adapated into a 2014 movie directed by Angelina Jolie.
In a statement released Monday night, Pawlowski said he suspended his campaign for U.S. Senate to "fully focus on assisting in the federal investigation of Allentown contracting practices both prior to his being elected and since."
The busy commercial district near Albright College in northeast Reading is about to lose a longtime fixture in the neighborhood.
Police are continuing to investigate the shooting deaths of a man and woman in Allentown over the weekend.
Police are investigating another homicide in Easton.
Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli said a U.S. Supreme Court ruling should pave the way for the execution of convicted mass murderer Michael Ballard
It took nearly 50 years but a cold case is now a closed case in Monroe County
A Northampton County woman didn't go quietly during her arrest on theft charges at the Kutztown Folk Festival, according to police.
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If your travels routinely take you across the Buttonwood Street Bridge between Reading and West Reading, here's your two-week notice.
Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians, artists and actors we've lost in 2015.
America names it currency, a political party holds its first convention, and a first lady, media mogul, rocker, screen scream queen and religious leader are all born, all on this day.
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