Woman Struck by Stray Bullet in Home - Police in Bethlehem are looking for the source of a bullet that went through the wall of a home and hit a woman in the head. It happened around 9:30 last night in the 1500 block of Fairmount Street. Family members tell 69 News the 52-year-old victim was flown to Penn Medicine. Neighbors say the victim is a "lovely woman" who often goes for walks with her husband. WFMZ's Will Lewis will have live updates from the scene on 69 News at 4 and 5.
"Glass" Begins Shooting in Allentown - M. Night Shyamalan's newest production, "Glass," was scheduled to begin shooting at the former Allentown State Hospital today. The film stars Samuel L. Jackson and Bruce Willis. Filming is scheduled to take place through November 17. WFMZ's Jaccii Farris will have a live report on 69 News at 5.
Wolf OKs Expanded Gambling in PA - Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has approved legislation authorizing a major expansion of gambling in what's already the nation's second-largest commercial casino state. Wolf said Monday he's signed a bill that will make the state the fourth to allow online gambling. The measure also will allow the state's current 10 casinos to apply for the right to operate satellite casinos and put video gambling terminals inside truck stops. It also would allow gambling parlors in airports. The gambling legislation aims to produce about $200 million annually from casino license fees and taxes on higher gambling losses. WFMZ's Bo Koltnow will have more on 69 News at 4 and 6.
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