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DA: Eagles DE Michael Bennett pushed 66-year-old paraplegic woman

The Philadelphia Eagles' newly acquired defensive end, Michael Bennett, has been indicted by a grand jury in Texas for allegedly pushing a 66-year-old paraplegic woman following Super Bowl LI in February 2017. According to the Harris County district attorney's office, Bennett - who was a member of t

6ABC.COM - 2018-03-23 18:22:34

Early-morning shooting leaves man injured in Allentown

ALLENTOWN, Pa. - Allentown police are investigating a shooting in the city overnight. Officers were called to the area of Airport Road and American Parkway around 2:15 a.m. for a report of shots fired. Soon after, police were notified that a man showed up at a local hospital with a gunshot wound. Po

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2018-03-23 15:04:59

Man threatens to kill judge in '44 minutes' in Warren County

The Warren County Sheriff's Office was placed on lockdown Friday after threats were made toward a judge by telephone. Officials say the office was notified around 10 a.m. by Phillipsburg police that a subject, identified as Nelson A. Martinez, made a threat that he was going to 'kill a judge in 44

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2018-03-23 21:00:23

Truck crashes on Route 248

A Nazareth Pallet Co. Inc. tractor trailer snarls traffic along the eastbound lanes of Route 248 Friday afternoon as it left the road and traveled partly down and embankment. Fire police closed the road, diverting all traffic from entering Route 248 at the McCall bridge. BOB FORD/TIMES NEWS

TIMES NEWS - 2018-03-23 21:41:00

Man dies after fiery crash near Airport Road

A man died after the pickup truck he was driving rolled over and caught fire Thursday morning on Catasauqua Road near Airport Road, authorities said. Barry Schultz Sr., 65, of Hanover Township, was found in the crash into a snowbank at 7:29 a.m., the Lehigh County coroner's office said. Schultz was

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2018-03-22 17:13:31

Authorities: No foul play in death of St. Joe's student in Bermuda

Authorities in Bermuda say there is no foul play in the death of a St. Joseph's University student. Mark Dombroski, 19, died after a fall, the medical examiner has ruled. His death was described as a "tragic accident." Dombroski's body was found at the base of a colonial-era fort in a park on the is

6ABC.COM - 2018-03-22 19:20:19

Cars, cars, cars: Lehigh Valley Auto Show underway through Sunday: PHOTOS

Photos by Christopher Holland) Although the 2018 Lehigh Valley Auto Show had a delayed opening this year, its doors opened Thursday afternoon and it runs through Sunday. In its 21st year, the event features makes and models from 32 manufacturers that are on display at Lehigh University's Goodman Cam

LVB.COM - 2018-03-23 16:56:00

This national chain retailer is coming to Bethlehem Township

A HomeGoods store is opening inside of a T.J. Maxx clothing store in Bethlehem Township, according to a sign inside the store. The sign says HomeGoods will open at 8 a.m. May 10. A HomeGoods store is opening inside T.J. Maxx in Bethlehem Township, according to a sign in the store.Rudy Miller | For l

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2018-03-23 17:21:05

UPDATED: Snowfall totals from the 69 News' viewing area

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Vehicle rolls off Airport Road and burns

A vehicle rolled over and caught fire Thursday morning at Airport and Catasauqua roads in Hanover Township, Lehigh County, authorities said. The wreck happened at 7:25 a.m., a county dispatcher confirmed. The driver was initially unconscious but was out of the vehicle by the time the fire got underw

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2018-03-22 11:55:07

Police in Quakertown searching for missing teens

QUAKERTOWN (WTXF) - Police in Quakertown are asking for the public's help locating two missing teenagers. Ashley Kulick and Kade Ruch, both 14, were last seen in Quakertown around 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday. Kulick is described as a 5'6" white girl weighing around 110 pounds with shoulder length blonde ha


Quakertown school board backtracks on furloughs

QUAKERTOWN, Pa. - On Thursday night, residents of the Quakertown Community School District stood united in opposition to potential furloughs that would have impacted at least four teachers and three staff members, as they convinced the board to table the decision and explore additional cost-saving o

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2018-03-23 05:20:26

Fourth, and hopefully the last, Nor'easter of the season dumps more than a foot of snow in some parts of Bucks County

BUCKS COUNTY >> So you may be wondering who got the most snow in Bucks County or where the sweet spot was this time around. If you guessed Upper Bucks County, you'd be right. According to unofficial observations, the most snow fell in Quakertown, West Rockhill and Perkasie, each recording 14 inches

BUCKSLOCALNEWS.COM - 2018-03-22 13:06:00

SUV into pole cuts power in Bethlehem neighborhood (PHOTOS)

PPL Electric Utilities reported power out at 130 Bethlehem properties following a crash Wednesday in the city's Northeast section. It occurred just before 1 p.m. in the 2500 block of East Boulevard, at Lansdale Avenue. A red SUV slid into a utility pole, shearing it off near its base. East Boulevard


Palmerton man killed in crash in Washington Township

WASHINGTON TWP., Pa. - A Carbon County man died after his vehicle hit a tree in Lehigh County. Robert Heffelfinger, 79, died from head injuries in the crash, according to the coroner's office. It happened around 8:15 a.m. Thursday in the 2900 block of Mountain Road in Washington Township. The corone

WFMZ-TV ONLINE - 2018-03-22 17:15:33

It's not over. Heavy afternoon snow bands to 'whack' Allentown, Bethlehem, expert says

As the snow fell Wednesday morning and a low pressure system got organized off the Atlantic coast, some things became clear to people who are in the business of predicting accumulation. "A big event is unfolding and we just have to be patient," the National Weather Service office in Mount Holly, New


Lansdale Snow Updates: Accidents, Parking, More

LANSDALE, PA - Nor'easter number four has arrived in the Lansdale area, and it looks to be a big one. Anywhere from 12 to 18 inches of snow could hit the Montgomery County area through Wednesday night, with the heaviest snow coming in the middle of the day. A snow emergency went into effect in Lansd


Berks County snow totals: How much have you seen?

How much snow you get from our spring snowstorm depends on where you are. And once again, Huffs Church in eastern Berks County is leading the pack in terms of accumulation. As of 10:30 a.m, the elevated area of Hereford Township received 5.8 inches of snow, according to the National Weather Service.


69 News Snow Patrol: Lehigh Valley (5am)

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Complex storm system to bring heavy wet snow to much of the area Wednesday

TODAY: Cloudy, brisk and chilly with snow becoming steadier as the day wears on. Temperatures steady or slowly falling. High: 34 TONIGHT: Snow gradually ending; clouds breaking, blustery and cold overnight. Storm totals 4-8", higher totals south, lower to the north. Low: 23 THURSDAY: Brisk and chill