• Man faces charges in second Allentown burglary

  • I-80 west reopens after truck fire

  • Interstate 80 west in the Poconos was temporarily closed Tuesday morning due to a tractor-trailer...

    Allentown man pulled dead from pond after jumping from swing rope into water
  • Allentown man pulled dead from pond after jumping from swing rope into water

  • A swimmer jumped into a pond next to the South Mountain Reservoir on Tuesday afternoon and...

  • Man charged with forcing woman into prostitution from Allentown home

  • Police: On trip to hospital, man threatens to knock out officers, paramedics

  • Emmaus woman chases boyfriend with frying pan, police say

  • Nazareth bar workers beaten for refusing to sell 6-pack, police say
  • Nazareth bar workers beaten for refusing to sell 6-pack, police say

  • Recalled stone fruits could sicken 3-70 days after consumption
  • Recalled stone fruits could sicken 3-70 days after consumption

  • A packing company in California has issued a nationwide recall of several varieties of stone...

  • Fifth guilty plea in Hamilton Township drive-by shooting

  • An East Stroudsburg man Monday became the last of five people to plead guilty to being an accomplice...

  • Man pleads guilty in methamphetamine trafficking case

  • A man will serve more than four years in state prison after admitting his role in a...

  • Coroner identifies two killed in train accident as landscaping employees

  • Hoping to avoid the dangers of walking along busy Chestnut Street, two young men working at an...

    Hearing over execution of Michael Ballard set for next month
  • Hearing over execution of Michael Ballard set for next month

  • Mass murderer Michael Eric Ballard will appear in Northampton County Court next month in his legal...

  • Congressmen Paul Ryan, Charlie Dent raise money in Allentown for House Republicans

  • Paul Ryan, a potential 2016 presidential candidate, and Lehigh Valley Congressman Charlie Dent...

  • Bethlehem schools furlough 13 employees

  • Bethlehem Area School Board on Monday authorized furloughing 13 non-instructional employees,...

  • Bulldogs athletic association tells Bethlehem Township it can't afford field fees

  • The Bulldogs and their community supporters had a loud and clear message for Bethlehem Township...

  • English-language learners in Bethlehem Area to get opportunities at St. Luke's

  • English-language learners in the Bethlehem Area School District will have more opportunities to...

  • South Whitehall planners oppose electronic billboard

  • By Margie Peterson, Special to The Morning...

  • Treatment Trends gets nod from Allentown zoning board

  • People recovering from drug addiction have another place to turn in Allentown.

    Jay Paterno sues Penn State for 'rush to judgment'
  • Jay Paterno sues Penn State for 'rush to judgment'

  • Two former Penn State assistant football coaches, including a son of the late Joe Paterno, are suing...

  • Appeals courts split on health law subsidies

  • Two federal court rulings Tuesday reached opposite conclusions about the legality of subsidies...

  • Cellmate: Ex-prison doc talked about shooting judge

  • PHILADELPHIA — The long, strange story of Dr. Erik von Kiel took a sinister turn Tuesday as...

  • Paul Carpenter: Dog attack victim victory in court is bad news for irresponsible dog owners

  • This sort of thing has become so routine it's hardly news any more, but Monday's online version of...

  • Trio gets state time for East Penn break-ins

  • A trio of Allentown residents who committed a string of six daytime burglaries in the East Penn area...

  • Lawmakers scramble on child immigration

  • — Questions continue to swirl around the young immigrants flooding across the border,...

  • Traps set after reports of giant snake on NJ's Lake Hopatcong

  • July 21 (Reuters) - In a scene that could open the film "Snakes on a Jet Ski," New Jersey animal...

  • Upper Saucon police: Woman kidnapped her estranged girlfriend from shower

  • Three days after a woman went missing during a daytime home-invasion robbery at a posh Upper...

  • Northampton County officials cracking down on lies and forgery in court

  • James A. Dougherty was called before a Northampton County judge in February to explain why he had...

  • Homeowner tax break likely for 2015 in Lower Macungie

  • Officials in Lower Macungie for months have talked about their desire to give a break to people...