The New York Stock Exchange is founded, Frazier outlasts Ali, the compact disc makes its debut, and Baseball Hall of Famer Joe DiMaggio dies, all on this day.
2011: Mike Starr, the original bass player for the rock band Alice in Chains, dies of a prescription drug overdose at age 44 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Starr, who had played with the band from its formation in 1987 until 1993, had been featured in the third season of the VH1 reality television series "Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew" in 2010, which documented his treatment for methadone addiction. His subsequent stint staying in a sober living environment was then documented on the spinoff series "Sober House."
A husband and wife were found dead inside their Poconos home following an apparent homicide-suicide, according to Monroe County Coroner Bob Allen.
A gas leak in Reading left some neighbors fired up on Friday.
A community came together Saturday in Northampton County to help a family-owned dairy farm devastated by winter weather last month
New details have emerged in a shooting that happened in Berks County last weekend.
A pregnant woman was fatally shot Friday afternoon in her home in what appears to be an accidental discharge of a handgun.
A man was shot in the leg following a brawl outside an Allentown bar early Saturday morning, police said.
Stephen Donches has resigned as the embattled head of the long-delayed National Museum of Industrial History in Bethlehem.
Top officials in Philadelphia hope that Pope Francis will attend a huge Roman Catholic gathering planned for the city next year.
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The board game Monopoly is born, Glamour begins publishing, a civil rights march in Selma, Ala., ends in violence, and Kathryn Bigelow makes Oscar history, all on this day.