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Man shoots woman, fatally shoots self in Wind Gap, DA says

A man is dead and a woman seriously hurt in what authorities are calling an attempted murder-suicide in Northampton County.

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Berks Regional News - WFMZ-TV 69News

Berks DA: Man fatally shot wife, injured himself in front of children at Leesport home

The double shooting happened Saturday night on Centre Avenue.

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Poconos and Coal Region News - WFMZ-TV 69News

NJ teen shot, killed late Saturday in Middle Smithfield Twp., police say

Officials say they found the19-year-old deceased, with gunshot wounds, in a wooded area next to the roadway. 

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Bethlehem to review plan for 4 potential new traffic lights

Changing intersections so signals could be added would would cost $230,000 to $250,000 each, or as much as $1 million total.

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Burundi starts COVID jabs; just North Korea, Eritrea remain

One of the world’s last three countries to administer COVID-19 vaccines has started giving out doses as the East African nation of Burundi …

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Stocks edge lower as Wall Street's momentum slows down

Stocks edged lower in morning trading on Wall Street Monday as the market’s momentum slows following its best week since July. The S&P …

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Colin Powell, exemplary general stained by Iraq claims, dies

Colin Powell, former Joint Chiefs chairman and secretary of state, has died from COVID-19 complications. In an announcement on social media…

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Witnesses: Ethiopian military airstrikes hit Tigray capital

Witnesses say Ethiopian military airstrikes have hit the capital of the country’s Tigray region and killed at least three people, returning…

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Industrial production falls 1.3% as effects from Ida linger

The Federal Reserve reported Monday that U.S. industrial production fell 1.3% in September, much more than expected as the lingering effect…

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Lehigh Valley Regional News - WFMZ-TV 69News

Bethlehem to review plan for 4 potential new traffic lights

Changing intersections so signals could be added would would cost $230,000 to $250,000 each, or as much as $1 million total.

Lehigh Valley Regional News - WFMZ-TV 69News

Salisbury commissioners entertain proposed 20% property tax hike

During its first official review of the 2022 annual budget, Salisbury Township's Board of Commissioners were presented with a proposed 20% property tax increase.

Lehigh Valley Regional News - WFMZ-TV 69News

Ayvazov's $50 million Broad Street project wins Bethlehem approval

A $50 million development that will replace a long-time eyesore on Broad Street won approval from Bethlehem's Planning Commission on Thursday.

Lehigh Valley Regional News - WFMZ-TV 69News

Developers scaling back plans for apartment complex at Boyd Theater site in Bethlehem

New plans submitted to the city show the project has come back down to earth, to just six stories.

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