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.
In a statement released Monday night, Pawlowski said he suspended his campaign for U.S. Senate to "fully focus on assisting in the federal investigation of Allentown contracting practices both prior to his being elected and since."
The busy commercial district near Albright College in northeast Reading is about to lose a longtime fixture in the neighborhood.
Police are continuing to investigate the shooting deaths of a man and woman in Allentown over the weekend.
Police are investigating another homicide in Easton.
Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli said a U.S. Supreme Court ruling should pave the way for the execution of convicted mass murderer Michael Ballard
It took nearly 50 years but a cold case is now a closed case in Monroe County
A Northampton County woman didn't go quietly during her arrest on theft charges at the Kutztown Folk Festival, according to police.
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If your travels routinely take you across the Buttonwood Street Bridge between Reading and West Reading, here's your two-week notice.
Here is a list of some of the notable public figures, athletes, musicians, artists and actors we've lost in 2015.
America names it currency, a political party holds its first convention, and a first lady, media mogul, rocker, screen scream queen and religious leader are all born, all on this day.
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