Chicago burns, Don Larsen is perfection in the World Series, Jerry Lee Lewis records his biggest hit, and Martha Stewart reports to prison, all on this day.
2011: Al Davis, the principal owner of the Los Angeles/Oakland Raiders of the National Football League since 1972, dies at age 82 in Oakland, California, from an abnormal heart rhythm, congestive heart failure and a heart muscle disease. During his time as owner, the Raiders won three Super Bowl titles. Davis also coached the Raiders for three years and served as the team's general manager. He was also briefly the commissioner of the American Football League in 1966 and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1992.
More than 40 positions at Lehigh County's Cedarbrook nursing homes are being eliminated in the next two weeks.
Daylight led to a startling discovery on Reading's south side Monday morning.
As the feds continue their probe into Allentown City Hall, at least one city official said it's time for change.
An art teacher in Easton has made a special delivery to a church in South Carolina.
Gov. Tom Wolf has nominated a retired Pennsylvania State Police major to lead the agency.
Puerto Rico has gone into default for the first time in its history.
Randall Forte, Executive Director of the Lehigh Valley Arts Council, says it is unfortunate that Pennsylvania still doesn't have a spending plan more than a month into the fiscal year.
Mister Rogers' trolley is set to roll into downtown Reading with some familiar faces on board.
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California firefighters are busy battling the Rocky Fire, a wildfire northwest of Sacramento that had already incinerated 54,000 acres as of Sunday night.
Columbus sets sail, the first American intercollegiate sporting event takes place, Jesse Owens shines in Berlin, and a controversial stand-up comic dies, all on this day.
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