Bobby Thomson hits the "shot heard 'round the world," Woody Guthrie passes away, Germany comes together, and O.J. Simpson is found not guilty, all on this day.
2008: President George W. Bush signs the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 into law within hours of its congressional enactment. The law, enacted in response to the subprime mortgage crisis, created the $700 billion Troubled Asset Relief Program to purchase failing bank assets, especially mortgage-backed securities, and supply cash directly to banks.
Temperatures will approach record-setting low temperatures under partly cloudy skies overnight.Links: Hour-by-hour forecasts | Local radar
A man has been charged in what police said was a yearlong effort to videotape naked young women in dressing rooms at one of the country's largest malls and post them on porn websites.
"Big John" Ulrich, a Reading man known both for his big heart and colorful suspenders, has died. He was 84.
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At least two children were reported to be injured in an accident on the Warren Street Bypass in Reading.
A man is behind bars on charges he was drunk behind the wheel when he caused an accident that injured five people, including three children.
A 17-year-old girl was identified Monday as the victim of a fatal crash in Schuylkill County.
A fire that killed a Phillipsburg, New Jersey, man does not appear to be suspicious, according to police.
Now that a settlement has cleared the way for $60 million from Penn State to be spent in Pennsylvania to address child sexual abuse, potential recipients are starting to think about how that money might be put to use.
From the beginning of time, we've searched for a way to stop the clock and stay young. Can science show us the way? The key could be in our blood.
Sir Elton John performed his third concert before a capacity crowd at the Santander Arena in downtown Reading on Feb. 28, 2015. His earlier shows were in 2004 and 2010.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will address Congress on Tuesday. Here's a closer look at the controversy surrounding the Israeli leader's visit.
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Dr. Seuss is born, "King Kong" premieres, Elmer Fudd makes his debut, Wilt Chamberlain scores 100, and compact discs hit the American market for the first time, all on this day.
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