Oregon wins the first NCAA men's basketball tourney, the Good Friday Earthquake rips up Alaska, Brando boycotts the Oscars, and Viagra gets FDA approval, all on this day.
2013: Paul Williams, the journalist and publisher who founded the magazine Crawdaddy!, dies at age 64 at his home in California from complications related to a 1995 bicycle accident. A traumatic brain injury suffered in the accident led to early onset of dementia. Williams created Crawdaddy!, the first American magazine of rock music criticism, in January 1966 on the campus of Swarthmore College outside of Philadelphia with first issue consisting of 10 mimeographed pages written entirely by himself.
Five Democratic presidential candidates are about to try their luck at the first Democratic debate of the 2016 election in Las Vegas on Tuesday night.
Gov. Chris Christie's favorability among New Jerseyans remains in negative territory, according to results of a new poll released Tuesday.
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Speeding may be to blame for a crash that cost a motorcyclist his life on Route 222 in Berks County Monday afternoon.
The prosecution has rested in the trial of an Allentown man accused of fatally shooting a gas station attendant in Phillipsburg, New Jersey, in 2012.
The defense for a 26-year-old accused of fatally shooting a friend inside a hotel in Easton is asking a Northampton County judge to toss out some of the prosecution's evidence.
One of New York's storied newspapers is now under the ownership of a man who is certainly no stranger to journalism in Berks County.
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Anheuser-Busch InBev has agreed to buy its main rival SABMiller for £68 billion ($104 billion), creating a super brewery with sales of $55 billion.
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The 2015 American Music Awards announced its nominations Tuesday, and the familiar name of Taylor Swift was once again atop the list.
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Taylor Swift, who already has 16 American Music Award wins in her career, leads the newly released 2015 nominees with six nominations. Check out the other nominees in the AMA's three biggest categories.
Gobierno de Chile
The cornerstone of the White House is laid, the Boston Americans win the first World Series, Paddington Bear is born, and the Chilean miners are rescued, all on this day.
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