Napoleon dies in exile, Mexico wins a historic battle, the first Three Stooges short premieres, and Alan Shepard becomes the first American in space, all on this day.
2000: The final episode of the sitcom "Boy Meets World" airs after seven seasons. The show followed Cory Matthews (played by Ben Savage) and his friends and family, from his elementary school days to his life as a married man.
Emergency crews were called out in Northampton County, after a construction worker fell while working on a bridge in Easton.
A Northampton County man accused of living with his girlfriend's decomposing body has learned his fate.
A police chase in Bern Township, Berks County sent two people to the hospital.
A man convicted of killing his girlfriend in her dorm room at a Pennsylvania university will spend 20 to 40 years in prison.
Police say they are investigating a robbery that took place at a Berks County Business.
Pennsylvania state police are investigating a burglary at a gun range owned by a man jailed on weapons charges stemming from an apparent attempt to rescue a heroin addict in New York City.
WFMZ's Wendy Davis takes a look at what's to eat at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
Karin Mallett speaks with some folks from the Lehigh Valley with added challenges who are in attendance at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
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The City of Brotherly Love and the Wells Fargo Center play host to 2016 Democratic National Convention.
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Vivaldi and Bach die, the first hamburger is sold in the U.S., World War I breaks out, a bomber crashes into the Empire State Building, and the Summer Olympics open up in Los Angeles, all on this day.
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