London stops burning, the First Continental Congress meets, terrorists target Israeli Olympians in Munich, and Mother Teresa passes away, all on this day.
2005: President George W. Bush nominates John Roberts, whose nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court to replace retired Justice Sandra Day O'Connor was still pending before the Senate, to be chief justice of the Supreme Court following the death of Chief Justice William Rehnquist.
Pennsylvania State Police say they are investigating the drowning death of an Allentown man at a popular swimming spot along the Berks-Schuylkill county border.
Allentown police are on the hunt for two men who held up a restaurant at gunpoint.
With the heat this weekend, make sure you are staying hydrated, wearing light clothing and staying in air conditioned areas.
An explosion in the southern German city of Ansbach was a suicide attack, according to the region's interior minister. The bomber died in the blast.
A device was exploded by a 27-year-old Syrian national outside a music festival. He had been denied en...
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The mayor of Rio de Janeiro has offered to get a kangaroo for the Australian Olympic team after they refused to move into the Athletes Village over safety fears.
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The Chicago White Sox suspended All-Star left-hander Chris Sale for five days due to a pregame incident on Saturday in which he reportedly cut up some of the team's uniforms, the club announced Sunday.
Officials in Berks County have released the name of the victim killed in an early morning homicide.
On extremely hot days, there are many of kids and adults who are excited to see the ice cream trucks drive by.
If you can't take the heat, you can take a dive into Allentown City pools without reaching deep into your wallet.
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A mix of high-profile politicians and community activists are scheduled to speak during the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.
An aviation pioneer is born, a lost city is rediscovered, a famous comedy duo performs together for the first time, George Brett flips out, and Apollo 11 splashes down, all on this day.
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