Spanish Influenza breaks out, Janet Reno is confirmed as the first female attorney general, and a massive earthquake and tsunami cripple Japan, all on this day.
2011: An earthquake measuring 9.0 in magnitude strikes 81 miles east of Sendai, Japan, triggering a tsunami, killing more than 15,000 people and causing a nuclear emergency. Another 6,135 people were injured and 2,694 people left missing. It was the most powerful known earthquake ever to have hit Japan, and one of the five most powerful earthquakes in the world since modern record-keeping began in 1900.
Today will be even warmer than Sunday with highs in the upper 80s.
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Police are investigating after a man is shot dead and a woman is injured by gunfire in broad daylight in a busy Reading neighborhood.
A barn fire in Moore Township injured four firefighters Sunday night.
Sunday was the last service for a 128 year old church in east Allentown.
Emergency crews were called to the scene of a pedestrian accident in Pen Argyl.
Emmaus honored veterans by adding 27 new names to the Veterans Walkway at the community's Remembrance Garden.
Boy Scouts in the Lehigh Valley joined with a local church for a special Memorial Day weekend ceremony.
Every month, more than a quarter million Americans will turn 65, but can they afford to retire?
As you wrap up the holiday weekend, look back at the history of Memorial Day through old and new images.
Goofy makes his debut, Babe Ruth hits his final home run, JFK sets sights on the moon, Ali taunts Liston, "Star Wars" hits theaters, and Oprah signs off, all on this day.
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