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Daniel Wright was last seen in Allentown on June 17.  Read more

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The PA Dairymen's Milkshake Truck made a stop at the Emmaus Farmers Market.  Read more

The Wyomissing Church of the Brethren welcomed worshippers back into the sanctuary Sunday. Read more

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Tips can be submitted anonymously through the Tip 411 App on the Department's Facebook page. Read more

Harrisburg --According to the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry, over 400,000 people have successfully filed for benefits through the new Unemployment Compensation, which was launched on June 8.  Read more

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Stray shower or thunderstorm possible Sunday evening. Muggy with a few showers on Monday.   Read more

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Much of the country is experiencing storms, extreme heat or wildfires. Here are the latest updates from Tropical Depression Claudette and other severe weather events across the U.S. Read more

The event was held at the Charter Academy School on Saturday.  Read more

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Summer pottery festival held for the 34th year in Zionsville.  Read more

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Benefit excursion held on Saturday will benefit railroad engineer fighting a chronic nerve disease. Read more

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Reading High standout and San Antonio Spurs player returns home for inaugural basketball tournament.  Read more

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Police say one they found one person suffering from a gunshot wound. The person is expected to survive.  Read more

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Warm and humid Father's Day with the possibility of a stray shower or thunderstorm.  Read more

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Days after Juneteenth became an official federal holiday, Delaware County honored and celebrated the occasion with events and commemorations throughout the area. Read more

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Police tell 69 News a woman was stabbed during a domestic incident on Saturday afternoon.  Read more

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Tournament honors Parkland High School graduate Justin Sheftel who died after being hit by drunk driver in 2005. Read more

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The festival featured four bands, a hot air balloon ride, food and craft vendors and a fireworks display.  Read more

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Thunderstorms in the evening Saturday ahead of a warm and humid Father's Day. Stray showers possible Sunday.  Read more

MILKSHAKES on the MOO-VE available in Emmaus from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. on Father's Day.   Read more

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Tropical Storm Claudette dumped heavy rain across coastal areas of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama as it chugged inland Saturday, threatening flash floods and possibly tornadoes. Read more

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Gritty spent time at a fan zone that included a Gritty inflatable, tailgating games and giveaways.  Read more

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Food, entertainment and fireworks will be held at 7th and Hamilton Streets in celebration of Juneteenth.  Read more

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Dr. Edwards says he hopes the new holiday will educate and inspire community members about the end of slavery in the United States.  Read more

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Police say shooting victim is expected to survive.  Read more

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Showers expected Saturday ahead of a warm and humid Father's Day on Sunday.  Read more

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The class of 2021 celebrated their graduation in-person at J. Birney Crum Stadium. Read more

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It happened around 7:30 p.m. in Whitehall Township, Lehigh County on Route 22 between the Fullerton Avenue and MacArthur Road exits. Read more

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Mexican authorities say gunmen in vehicles opened fire in the city of Reynosa on the U.S. border, killing at least 14 people and causing widespread panic. Security forces killed four suspects, including one who died near a border bridge. The attacks began Saturday afternoon in several neighborhoods in eastern Reynosa, which borders the Texan city of McAllen, according to the Tamaulipas state agency that coordinates security forces. Images posted on social media showed bodies in the streets. Authorities did not immediately comment on a possible motive for the attacks in an area where the Gulf Cartel is active. Read more

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Two career-changing putts for Jon Rahm brought two trophies Sunday. The first was his 3-month-old son that he cradled in his arms on Father's Day. Then he collected the silver U.S. Open trophy after a performance filled with passion and absent of blunders that wiped out everyone else. Rahm holed a bending 25-foot birdie putt on the 17th hole to catch Louis Oosthuizen. He buried another curling, left-to-right birdie putt from 18 feet on the final hole for a 4-under 67 and a one-shot victory. Rahm won his first major and returned to No. 1 in the world Read more

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Nelly Korda became the first two-time winner on the LPGA Tour this season, closing with a 5-under 67 on Sunday for a two-stroke victory in the Meijer LPGA Classic. The Gainbridge LPGA winner in February, Korda finished at 25-under 263 to break the tournament record at Blythefield Country Club. She shot a career-best 62 on Saturday to take a three-stroke lead into the final round. The 22-year-old American, ranked No. 4 in the world, won her fifth tour title. She rebounded after missing the cut two weeks ago in the U.S. Women’s Open. Leona Maguire of Ireland was second after a 66. Read more

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Simone Manuel is going back to the Olympics. After revealing she was diagnosed with overtraining syndrome, Manuel brought the crowd to its feet on the final night of the U.S. Olympic swimming trials with a thrilling victory in the 50-meter freestyle. The first Black woman to capture an individual gold medal in swimming, Manuel failed to even qualify for the final of the 100 free. But Manuel bounced back to win the 50 by one-hundredth of a second over Abbey Weitzeil. Caeleb Dressel won the men's 50 free. Nathan Adrian just missed out on the Olympics by finishing third. Read more

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Shohei Ohtani hit his sixth homer in six games for the Angels, but Daz Cameron hit a two-run single in the 10th inning and the Detroit Tigers avoided a four-game series sweep with a 5-3 victory over Los Angeles. Ohtani’s career-best 23rd homer, a two-run shot in the fifth, tied him with Vladimir Guerrero Jr. for the major league lead. Miguel Cabrera had a two-run single in the fifth for the Tigers, who finished their road trip at 4-3. Michael Fulmer pitched the 10th for his sixth save, walking Ohtani with two outs before striking out Taylor Ward. Read more

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Will Smith is ready to open up about his life story. Penguin Press announced Sunday that Smith will release his memoir called “Will” on Nov. 9. The actor-rapper shared a photo of the book’s cover art to more than 54 million of his followers on Instagram. Smith said he is finally ready to release his memoir after working on the book for the past two years. It will be published by the i Penguin Random House imprint of Penguin Press and is co-authored by Mark Manson. Manson is the author of “The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck.” “Will” looks to tell a story about Smith’s life and career. Read more

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Kyle Larson went to victory lane for the fourth consecutive week after a dominating run in the first Cup race at Nashville Superspeedway. Larson led 264 of 300 laps Sunday to score his third consecutive win in a points race, fourth straight including last weekend’s All-Star race. Rick Hendrick’s cars have now been to victory lane six consecutive weeks. Nashville Superspeedway re-opened this weekend after a decade of dormancy to host the first Cup race in the Nashville-area in 37 years. The winner then at the Fairgrounds was Geoff Bodine in the No. 5 Chevrolet, same as Larson.   Read more

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“The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard” has hit the top box office target. The Lionsgate’s film starring Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson and Salma Hayek brought in $11.6 million domestically to claim the No. 1 spot in its debut. The “Hitman” sequel notched “A Quiet Place Part II,” which took hold of the second spot in its fourth weekend of release. The Paramount horror-thriller became the first of the pandemic era to reach $100 million domestically. This weekend “Godzilla vs. Kong” became the second movie of the pandemic to cross $100 million. The film has garnered more $442.5 million worldwide.  Meanwhile, “In the Heights” continues to struggle at the box office. It dropped to sixth.  Read more

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Partial results in Armenia's snap parliamentary elections show a strong lead for the party of acting prime minister Nikol Pashinyan, who called the election in a bid to ease anger over peace deal he signed with Azerbaijan. But as the count continued early Monday, the bloc of Pashinyan's main rival said it wouldn't accept the results until doubts about the vote were dispelled. The country's elections commission said that with about 47% of the country's precincts counted, Pashinyan's Civil Contract party had  58% of the vote with former president Robert Kocharyan's bloc in a distant second place with about 19%.  Read more

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Devin Booker had 40 points, 13 rebounds and 11 assists for his first career triple-double and the Phoenix Suns overcame Chris Paul’s absence to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 120-114 on Sunday in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals. Paul sat out because of COVID-19 health and safety protocols. Clippers star Kawhi Leonard missed his third straight game because of a sprained right knee. Deandre Ayton had 20 points and nine rebounds for the Suns. Cameron Payne started for Paul and had 11 points and nine assists to help the Suns win their eighth straight game. Paul George had 34 points for Los Angeles. Game 2 is on Tuesday night in Phoenix. Read more

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Bicyclist Tony Quinones had only just shaken hands with a fellow cyclist and wished him good luck during this weekend's community road race in an Arizona mountain town. Then he says a scene of horror emerged just several minutes after the start of Saturday's race, when a truck sped into a crowd of cyclists. He said in an interview Sunday that bodies went over the top of the truck's hood to the left and the right. Then he saw the cyclist he’d just met on the ground, blood flowing from his head and his nose. Authorities shot the driver of the truck and say seven cyclists suffered critical injuries. Read more

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Logan Michaels homered for the first time this season and Andrew Abbott pitched six shutout innings as Virginia beat Tennessee 6-0 at the College World Series. Abbott and the Cavaliers held down a powerful Tennessee offense. Michaels hit Chad Dallas’ hanging breaking ball out to left in the second inning for only his second homer in 343 at-bats since he joined the Cavaliers in 2019. Abbott struck out 10 and worked out of trouble in three of his six innings before he turned the game over to Matt Wyatt. Read more

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Eight children in a van from a youth ranch for abused or neglected children were killed in a fiery multi-vehicle crash on a wet interstate over the weekend — the most devastating blow from a tropical depression that claimed a total of 12 lives in Alabama. A man and his baby also died in the crash Saturday, and another man and child died when a tree fell on their house. The van belonged to the Tallapoosa County Girls Ranch, a youth home operated by the Alabama Sheriffs Association. The deaths occurred as drenching rains pelted much of northern Alabama and Georgia. A tropical storm warning was in effect Sunday in North Carolina. Read more

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Local officials in North Carolina say the body of a fourth tuber has been found in a river following a deadly accident in which a family on a recreational float went over a dam. The Rockingham County Sheriff’s Office confirmed in a news release Sunday that 7-year-old Isiah Crawford was the person who was found in the Dan River. The search continued for the last remaining tuber, 35-year-old Teresa Villano. The accident occurred Wednesday night when a group of nine people floated down the river on inflatable tubes and went over a dam. Four people were rescued Thursday, while three tubers’ bodies were found that day. Experts say that low-head dams are known for trapping people in a powerful current. Read more

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Authorities say a man sought in the killings of his father and two other people in a small Oregon city forced a woman to drive him more than 2,000 miles in her car to Wisconsin, where he turned himself in. Police said Sunday that Oen Evan Nicholson approached Laura Johnson after she returned to her parking spot during a her lunch break on Friday in Springfield, Oregon, and forced her to drive him north. Authorities were notified Sunday morning that Nicholson had turned himself in to police in Milwaukee. Police say Johnson wasn't harmed. It's not know if Nicholson has a lawyer to speak on his behalf. Read more

Authorities say a 22-year-old man was killed and five others were wounded in a shooting in Oakland near the city’s Juneteenth celebration. Oakland police say the unidentified man was pronounced dead at a hospital after gunfire erupted Saturday evening near Lake Merritt. The other five victims wer males ages 16 to 27 and a woman in her 20s. They were hospitalized were in stable condition Saturday night.  Officials say two men running from the scene with guns were arrested, but it wasn't clear if they were responsible for the shooting. It wasn’t immediately known whether there was any connection between the shooting and the Juneteenth events. Read more

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Alex Palou sailed past Josef Newgarden with two laps remaining Sunday to win at Road America and reclaim the IndyCar points lead. Team Penske lost its third consecutive race because of a late caution. Newgarden started from the pole and led 32 of the 55 laps until Palou passed him on the restart. Newgarden appeared to have a mechanical problem and plummeted to a 21st-place finish. He’s led 99 of 125 laps the last two races. Palou is the first Chip Ganassi Racing driver other than Scott Dixon to win multiple races in a season since Dario Franchitti in 2011.  Read more

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Beginning Monday, pitchers will be ejected and suspended for 10 games if caught using foreign substances to doctor baseballs. Such grip aids have long been illegal, but the ban has rarely been enforced. That changes this week. Major and minor league umpires will make regular checks of all pitchers, even if opposing managers don’t request inspections. Pitchers and coaches are uncertain what the crackdown will look like, with Yankees ace Gerrit Cole saying he's “in the same boat as everyone else, just waiting for this to play out.” Read more

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Officials say a driver unintentionally slammed into spectators at the start of a Pride parade in South Florida, killing one person and seriously injuring another. Saturday’s crash at the Wilton Manors Stonewall Pride Parade initially drew speculation that it was a hate crime directed at the gay community. However, Wilton Manors Vice Mayor Paul Rolli said Sunday that the early investigation shows it was an accident. The 77-year-old driver was taken into custody, but police said no charges have been filed and the investigation is ongoing.  Read more

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Officials say a driver unintentionally slammed into spectators at the start of a Pride parade in South Florida, killing one person and seriously injuring another. Saturday’s crash at the Wilton Manors Stonewall Pride Parade initially drew speculation that it was a hate crime directed at the gay community. However, Wilton Manors Vice Mayor Paul Rolli said Sunday that the early investigation shows it was an accident. The driver was taken into custody, but it was unclear whether he had been charged. Fort Lauderdale Police Detective Ali Adamson told reporters that authorities were investigating all possibilities from the collision.   Read more

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BOSTON — Some New England hospitals are delaying or rescheduling surgeries because of a shortage of blood donations during the pandemic. Read more

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Iran’s state TV says the country's sole nuclear power plant has undergone a temporary emergency shutdown. An official from the state electric energy company said on a talk show that the Bushehr plant shutdown began on Saturday and would last “for three to four days.” He said that outages could result. He did not elaborate but this is the first time Iran has reported an emergency shutdown of the plant, located in the southern port city of Bushehr. It went online in 2011 with help from Russia. In March, Iran said the plant could stop working since it couldn't buy needed equipment from Russia because of sanctions. Read more

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Italy matched a team-record 30-match unbeaten streak by beating Wales 1-0 at the European Championship. Matteo Pessina gave Italy the lead late in the first half by redirecting in a free kick from Marco Verratti. Wales defender Ethan Ampadu was sent off with a straight red card for stepping on Federico Bernardeschi 10 minutes into the second half. Italy finished Group A with a perfect nine points. Wales finished second in the group with four points. Italy will play the second-place team from Group C at Wembley Stadium in London next Saturday. Wales will play the second-place team from Group B in Amsterdam. Read more

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A court in central Russia has arraigned a suspect on murder charges in the death of an American woman studying at a local university. The body of 34-year-old Catherine Serou was found Saturday in the woods area near the city of Nizhny Novgorod, 400 kilometers (250 miles) east of Moscow. She had been missing since Tuesday. Her mother, Beccy Serou, of Vicksburg, Mississippi, told National Public Radio that her daughter had last texted her: “In a car with a stranger. I hope I’m not being abducted.” Russian news reports have identified the suspect as Alexander Popov and said he had a record of violent crimes. He faces up to life in prison if convicted.  Read more

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Harry Kane will be keeping his place in the team for England’s final group match against the Czech Republic at the European Championship. The striker failed to score in England’s first two Group D matches. England beat Croatia 1-0 and was held to a 0-0 draw by Scotland. England coach Gareth Southgate says his captain “is fundamental not only to the goals he scores, but the buildup play and everything else he brings.” Southgate said Sunday that Kane “is our most important player.” The coach added that “you’ve only got to look at his goalscoring record with us to see his importance to the team.” England will play the Czech Republic at Wembley Stadium on Tuesday. Read more

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Spacewalking astronauts have installed a powerful new solar panel outside the International Space Station. France's Thomas Pesquet and NASA's Shane Kimbrough picked up Sunday where they left off four days earlier, when spacesuit and other problems interrupted their work. They had to use some muscle, but their efforts paid off Sunday with the new 63-foot panel unfurling all the way. NASA plans a third spacewalk Friday to install a second panel. These new solar wings will give the aging space station a much needed electrical boost, as demand for experiments and space tourists grows. Read more

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Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo has attended Mass, one of his first public appearances since returning home after nearly a decade in exile. The ex-president, who was acquitted of war crimes charges at the International Criminal Court two years ago, was seen at Abidjan's St. Paul Cathedral on Sunday. Gbagbo greeted supporters at his former campaign headquarters after arriving Thursday then spent the last few days out of public sight. Ivorians are waiting to see whether the former president now attempts to rejoin politics. Gbagbo refused to acknowledge defeat in a 2010 election to current President Alassane Ouattara, sparking months of clashes between their supporters that left more than 3,000 people dead.  Read more

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Formula One championship leader Max Verstappen overtook Lewis Hamilton on the penultimate lap to win the French Grand Prix and extend his lead over his title rival to 12 points. Verstappen caught Hamilton on Lap 52 and passed him on the inside to clinch his third win of the season and 13th of his career. A bonus point for fastest lap made it a great day for Red Bull. It had never beaten Mercedes on the Paul Ricard circuit in southern France. Red Bull’s Sergio Perez sneaked past a dejected Valtteri Bottas to take third place and strengthen Red Bull’s lead in the constructors’ championship. Read more