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.
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New Jersey State Police say two people have died in a small plane crash in Alexandria Township Sunday afternoon.
After a seasonable afternoon with plenty of sunshine, temperatures will fall back down into the chilly lower 40s under mainly clear skies tonight.
Police arrested a man Saturday who they say fired a gun in an apartment while his child slept nearby.
A report of a suspicious package had part of Main Street shut down in historic Bethlehem Saturday night.
WFMZ's very own weather forecaster and host, Kathy Craine, received a special honor during Saturday night's 34th annual Emmy Awards banquet in Philadelphia.
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Evacuations and curfews have been enacted in parts of Iowa and Wisconsin as flood threats from swollen rivers and creeks continue to cause panic.
The city of Cedar Rapids asked local residents and businesses in affected areas to evacuate by 8 p.m. loc...
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Arnold Palmer's first set of golf clubs were cut down from a tree by his father when he was 4 years old.
The game he leaves behind after he passed away Sunday at the age of 87 is now billion-dollar industry worldwide, and that's in large part because...
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Japan scrambled fighter jets Sunday after China flew a fleet of aircraft near contested islands in the East China Sea.
Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said that the jets were sent up after eight Chinese military planes crossed between...
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Here's a look at some of the celebrities we've lost so far in 2016.
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Sir Francis Drake completes his trip around the world, Nixon and Kennedy square off on TV, the Beatles release "Abbey Road," and an acting legend passes away, all on this day.
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