The United States declares its independence, an "Iron Horse" retires, the Beach Boys hit No. 1 for the first time, and we lose three presidents, all on this day.
2009: The Statue of Liberty's crown reopens to the public after eight years, due to security concerns following the World Trade Center attacks.
Today: Limited sun, breezy and colder with a flurry; a ground-covering snow shower. High: 39
At least one person is dead after an explosion at an industrial plant in Berks County.
The accident occurred in the southbound lanes of I-81 at approximately mile marker 125.
An accident on I-78 in Lehigh County left a vehicle stuck underneath a tractor trailer, leaving one person in the hospital and the driver was taken into custody.
Easton Police are investigating the scene of a home struck by gunfire late Friday night.
The Aldi grocery chain plans to reopen two former Bottom Dollar grocery stores in the Lehigh Valley.
A man convicted of strangling a pharmacist and his girlfriend has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.
Residents of Bernville, Berks County, are being told to boil their water through much of the weekend.
A new spot in the Lehigh Valley called Frites is cooking up something different... Belgian fries.
Local creator Lisa Glover is the creator of KitRex, a 3-D dinosaur-shaped puzzle you can create in your own home.
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Notable names on Twitter -- including celebrities, athletes and politicians -- are pushing back against an Indiana law that allows businesses to refuse service gay people on religious grounds. Click on to see who's making social media waves.
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Vikings sack Paris, the Hollywood Walk of Fame gets its first star, President Eisenhower dies, and Three Mile Island melts down, all on this day.
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