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Stories with place: Allentown
  • Suspect arrested in Craigslist killing of Pa. man 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 3:16 pm
  • ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania - An eastern Pennsylvania man is facing homicide charges in connection with the death of a man who was selling his car online.

  • Mom: I was pressed to confess in infant's death 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 12:01 pm
  • ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania - An Alabama woman accused of killing her infant son a decade ago in eastern Pennsylvania has alleged that she was duped into meeting with police last summer and pressured to confess even though she was innocent.

  • Driver admits fatally striking 85-year-old woman 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 6:02 pm
  • ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania - A man has pleaded guilty to homicide by vehicle in the death of an 85-year-old woman in front of her northeastern Pennsylvania home.

  • Pa. judge denies appeal of brothers in slayings 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 4:26 pm
  • ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania - A Pennsylvania judge has denied the appeals of two brothers who killed their parents and wanted their life-without-parole sentences tossed.

  • Woman found in closet during eastern Pa. fire dies 
    Updated: Mar-27-14 7:04 am
  • ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania - Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say a woman died after being pulled from a second-floor closet of a burning home.

  • Rock band buys land to build Allentown music venue 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 6:58 pm
  • ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania - A business partnership that includes members of the rock band Live has been approved to purchase land in Allentown for a $42 million music venue and office building.

  • Burger King Baby finds birth mom, feels 'pure joy' 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 9:56 pm
  • A woman who, as a newborn, was abandoned in the bathroom of a Pennsylvania fast-food restaurant said Tuesday she has found her birth mother just three weeks after launching a search that garnered worldwide attention.

  • Police: Machetes found on 2 near Pa. school 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 12:35 pm
  • ALLENTOWN, Pennsylvania - Authorities investigating reports that rival gangs were planning to fight near an eastern Pennsylvania high school last week say they found machetes on two suspects.