Mother Teresa first hears the call, Leopold and Loeb get life in prison, "Gunsmoke" premieres, and Lucy van Pelt raises her fees, all on this day.
2011: Actor Cliff Robertson, who won the 1968 Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in the movie "Charly," dies of natural causes at age 88 in Stony Brook, New York. He also portrayed a young John F. Kennedy in the 1963 film "PT 109" and was known later in his career for playing Uncle Ben from 2002 to 2007 in director Sam Raimi's "Spider-Man" trilogy.
Partly cloudy skies are expected for the remainder of the overnight hours.
Silvonek's attorney John Waldron confirmed Lehigh County Judge Maria Dantos signed an order denying his request to have her transferred.
A Berks County man is under arrest on child pornography charges.
Baseball is back in Baseballtown and fans are rejoicing.
A chaotic scene unfolded Thursday night in the Pottstown area of Montgomery County.
Governor Tom Wolf said the wheels are in motion for a manufacturing resurgence in Pennsylvania.
Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski made it official Friday: He is running for U.S. Senate.
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After teasing reporters earlier Friday that he was set to reveal his presidential ambitions for 2016, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee went on Fox News to instead say that he will announce his plans in his home state next month.
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Sinking Spring police are working to identify the driver of a vehicle that is responsible for an extensive spill of hazardous material in the borough.
A small fire at a pediatric home in Allentown caused an evacuation early Friday.
The debate over medical marijuana for humans has been going on for years, and now it's legal in more than 20 states, but could pot also help our pets?
With Sunday marking the 20th anniversary of the Oklahoma City bombing, look back at the other violence that has occurred in April in America.
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Paul Revere rides, an earthquake and fires ravage San Francisco, Albert Einstein dies, Grace Kelly becomes a princess, and the U.S. embassy in Beirut is hit by a deadly car bomb, all on this day.
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