Alcatraz prison closes, Martin Luther King Jr. marches toward Montgomery, the U.S. decides to boycott Moscow's Olympics, and Spielberg nabs his first Oscar, all on this day.
2014: Actor James Rebhorn dies of melanoma at age 65 in South Orange, New Jersey. At the time of his death, he had recurring roles in the TV series "Homeland" and "White Collar." He was also known for his supporting roles in movies such as "Independence Day," "Scent of a Woman," "My Cousin Vinny," "The Talented Mr. Ripley," "Carlito's Way" and "Real Steel."
U.S. Senator Pat Toomey is responding after vandals hit his neighbors' homes with anti-GOP graffiti.
Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey and Democrat Katie McGinty plowed through a fast-paced, final debate, as they shook off questions at times to focus exclusively on attacking their opponent in Pennsylvania's neck-and-neck race
Former Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane was ordered Monday to serve time in jail for her perjury and obstruction conviction.
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Affordable Care Act premiums are set to skyrocket an average of 22% for the benchmark silver plan in 2017, according to a government report released Monday.
The incident happened shortly after 8 p.m. in the 1000 block of Chestnut Street
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Ten years after the Pentagon enticed soldiers to reenlist by offering hefty bonuses, officials are demanding thousands of those veterans pay the money back.
The Cubs manager, Joe Maddon, grew up in Hazleton and many family members still live in the area
For the Bodtmann family, there is no place like home even though they took an unconventional route to get there
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The Chicago Cubs are back in the World Series for the first time since 1945. See how times have changed over the past 71 years.
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Pablo Picasso is born, Led Zeppelin debuts in concert, the U.S. invades Grenada, and Bill Buckner blows it for the Red Sox, all on this day.
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