Alexander Graham Bell is born, ice hockey goes indoors, AT&T is formed, Time magazine debuts, and the beating of Rodney King is caught on tape, all on this day.
2005: Millionaire adventurer Steve Fossett becomes the first person to fly an airplane non-stop around the world solo without refueling. He had taken off from Salina, Kan., in the Virgin Atlantic GlobalFlyer on Feb. 28, 2005, and flew eastbound with the prevailing winds, returning to Salina after a trip of 67 hours, one minute, 10 seconds. The following year, Fossett flew the GlobalFlyer for the longest aircraft flight distance in history, traveling 25,766 miles after flying eastbound from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida around the world once and then continuing across the Atlantic Ocean a second time to arrive in Kent, England.
Two more rounds of accumulating snow are headed our way. Tuesday could feature a significant snowfall
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As two approaching snow storms near, crews are busy preparing to make sure roads are safe.
Investigators found a body inside a car that was fiercely burning Sunday morning in the driveway of an Amity Township home in Berks County .
A husband a wife were injured, their pets killed and their Berks County home destroyed by fire early Sunday morning.
A 40-year-old Allentown man abandoned his car after crashing it down onto a Carbon County Road from a bridge construction site on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
Pennsylvania state police have released a description of the vehicle and its driver that critically injured a Lehigh County woman in a hit-and-run accident last week.
Tim Daley announced his candidacy Saturday to become the next mayor of Reading,
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Take a look at the most notable deaths of 2015.
The Winter Olympics are born, the Battle of the Bulge comes to an end, Charles Manson is found guilty, the Iran hostages arrive home, and Egypt begins rising up, all on this day.
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