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FROM THE EDITOR: REMEMBERING THE MORNING CALL'S MIKE HIRSCH

Morning Call Editor Mike Miorelli reminisces about Town Square Editor Mike Hirsch, who died recently following a battle with ALS.

OLGA TAÑÓN SHOW HEADLINES SUNDAY'S MUSIKFEST SCHEDULE OF CONCERTS AND EVENTS

Here is the Sunday Musikfest lineup of shows at Wind CreekSteel Stage, the new Stadtplatz , Americaplatz, Festplatz, Liederplatz, PlazaTropical,...

 
 
 

MUSIKFEST SHUT DOWN AFTER APPARENT SHOOTING SENDS CROWD SCRAMBLING; BETHLEHEM POLICE SAY IT WAS ‘ISOLATED INCIDENT'

Musikfest was shut down late Saturday night after an apparent shooting that Bethlehem police described as an ‘isolated incident' sent...

VEHICLE PLOWS INTO FUNDRAISER FOR VICTIMS OF PA. FIRE THAT KILLED 10; MORE THAN A DOZEN PEOPLE SENT TO HOSPITAL

Authorities responded in force to the area of a Berwick bar Saturday after a driver plowed into a group of people gathered for a fundraiser...

 
 
 

MARIAN CATHOLIC FOOTBALL COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: COLTS BUILDING ON LAST YEAR'S STRONG FINISH PLUS 3 THINGS TO KNOW

Marian Catholic football Countdown to Kickoff: Colts building on last year's strong finish plus 3 things to know about how they are...

IRONPIGS PITCHER MICHAEL PLASSMEYER FINISHING WHAT HE STARTED IN SACRAMENTO

IronPigs pitcher Michael Plassmeyer finishing what he started in Sacramento. A mechanical change has reversed his 2022 fortunes.

 
 
 

BETHLEHEM HEALTH BUREAUS VOLUNTEER CORPS HELPS OUT AT MUSIKFEST

Bethlehem's volunteer Medical Reserve Corps has been tapped by the ArtsQuest staff to help with first aid needs at this year's Musikfest.

EAGLES ANALYSIS: 5 KEY TAKEAWAYS FROM FRIDAY'S PRESEASON GAME VS. NEW YORK JETS

The Philadelphia Eagles were back in action Friday night at Lincoln Financial Field for their first preseason game against the New...

 
 
 

AUTHOR SALMAN RUSHDIE ON VENTILATOR AFTER STABBING IN NEW YORK

Salman Rushdie, whose novel “The Satanic Verses” drew death threats from Iran's leader in the 1980s, was stabbed in the neck and abdomen...

ALABAMA SHOW HEADLINES SATURDAY'S MUSIKFEST SCHEDULE OF CONCERTS AND EVENTS

Here is the Saturday Musikfest lineup of shows at Wind CreekSteel Stage, the new Stadtplatz , Americaplatz, Festplatz, Liederplatz,...

 
 
 

OPINION: GOING FREE FOR ALL, FOREVER AT ALLENTOWN ART MUSEUM

Beginning August 27, 2022, the Allentown Art Museum will no longer charge admission.

PRELIMINARY HEARING HELD FOR DUO IN FATAL LOWER NAZARETH SHOOTING

A preliminary hearing was held Friday for the two men charged with killing one man and wounding another outside a target in Lower Nazareth...

 
 
 

WHITEHALL FOOTBALL COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: ZEPHYRS LOOK TO REBOUND FROM CRUSHING DEFEAT IN DISTRICT TITLE GAME

Whitehall football looks to bounce back after an injury-filled 2021 season that ended in heartbreak

PEN ARGYL COUNTDOWN TO KICKOFF: GREEN KNIGHTS PUTTING 2021 IN REAR VIEW MIRROR, PLUS 3 THINGS TO KNOW

Pen Argyl Countdown to Kickoff: Green Knights putting winless 2021 in the rear view mirror, plus 3 things to know about coach Brady...

 
 
 

JOHN FETTERMAN PLANS ‘RAW' REMARKS AS HE MAKES FIRST CAMPAIGN APPEARANCE SINCE STROKE

Pennsylvania Senate candidate John Fetterman is expected to open up about his personal health challenges as he officially returns to...

SUSPECT IN 2020 FATAL ALLENTOWN CRASH ARRESTED AT PHILADELPHIA AIRPORT, FEDERAL CUSTOMS OFFICIALS SAY

The arrest took place when he arrived on a flight from Dominican Republic.

 
 
 

AVIAN FLU CASE CONFIRMED IN NORTHAMPTON COUNTY; FIRST PA. CASE FOUND IN BACKYARD FLOCK

A case of avian flu was detected among a backyard flock of ducks and chickens in Upper Mount Bethel, according to a news release from...

POLICE ARREST THIRD PERSON IN FATAL SHOOTING OF 2 EASTON TEENS

Third person has been charged in the fatal shooting of two Easton teens, prosecutor says

 
 
 

PENNSYLVANIA COVID-19 UPDATE: LESS THAN HALF SCHOOL-AGE CHILDREN FULLY VACCINATED; 20,626 CASES REPORTED THIS WEEK

The number of new coronavirus infections in Pennsylvania dropped significantly since last week, as did the number of people dying from...

MAN SENTENCED FOR MASTERMINDING DEADLY 2021 POCONOS HOME INVASION

He gets up to 11 1/2 years in prison for role in incident.

 
 
 



This man just won the Maryland lottery for the second time in two months

This man just won the Maryland lottery for the second time in two months

"I couldn't believe I won the first time," Duane Ketterman told lottery officials while claiming his prize. "So, when I saw this one, I was just stunned." Read more ...

LAPD ends investigation into Anne Heche car crash

LAPD ends investigation into Anne Heche car crash

NEW YORK - The Los Angeles Police Department has ended its investigation into Anne Heche's car accident, when the actor crashed into a Los Angeles home on Aug. 5. Heche is... Read more ...

Cloudy, Cooler and Isolated Showers

Cloudy, Cooler and Isolated Showers

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3 reasons some highly paid professionals like doctors and lawyers still have...

Getty Images A criticism of broad student-loan forgiveness is it may benefit typically high earners, like doctors. Because of the system's structure, some advanced-degree... Read more ...

An 18-year-old who's netted over $1 million selling Bored Apes toys just...

Ricky da Luz meeting Vitalik Buterin in August. Ricky da Luz/IsmToys Ricky da Luz, 18, started making free Bored Ape toys for NFT holders last year, and has generated $1... Read more ...

Your price at the pump went up. So did Saudi Aramco's profits - to a new record

Your price at the pump went up. So did Saudi Aramco's profits - to a new record

Saudi energy company Aramco said Sunday its profits jumped 90% in the second quarter compared to the same time last year, helping its half-year earnings reach nearly $88 billion. Read more ...

U.S. Senator Lands in Taiwan Weeks After Nancy Pelosi Visit Sparked Fury

The delegation is set to meet with senior leaders in the country to discuss multiple issues of mutual interest between the U.S. and Taiwan. Read more ...

At 27, former Morgan State star Tiwian Kendley isn't ready to give up his...

Tiwian Kendley has plenty of memories of his time with the Morgan State men's basketball program. There was his 40-point, 10-rebound performance in an 85-82 double overtime win... Read more ...

Massive expanse of towering hydrothermal vents discovered deep in the Pacific

Massive expanse of towering hydrothermal vents discovered deep in the Pacific

Scientists found a huge field of hydrothermal vents on the East Pacific Rise. Read more ...

Ukraine to legalize guns soon - minister

Ukraine to legalize guns soon - minister

The parliament may allow citizens to buy firearms to protect their homes, the interior minister has said Ukraine will adopt a law legalizing firearms in the near future, amid... Read more ...