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  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    MUELLER RATCHETS UP PRESSURE ON MANAFORT AND GATES, FILING NEW CHARGES

    New charges were filed Thursday against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his business partner, ratcheting up the legal...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    NEW ROBBERY CHARGES FILED AGAINST PAIR ACCUSED OF KILLINGS IN PALMER, READING

    Already accused of killings in Palmer Township and Reading, two Easton area men now face new allegations of robbery. Gregory Lewis...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    PA. WOMAN SPARED PRISON TERM FOR SCAMMING VICTORIA'S SECRET

    NEW DERRY, Pa. - A Pennsylvania woman who stole roughly $30,000 from Victoria's Secret through an online scam has been spared a prison...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    PENNSYLVANIA GOP CONGRESSMEN FILE CHALLENGE TO DISTRICT MAP

    HARRISBURG, Pa. - Pennsylvania's highest court overstepped its authority in drawing new congressional district lines and did not give...

    Republicans
  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    POSSIBLE VOTING RIGHTS CHALLENGE TO REDISTRICTED MAP A LONG SHOT, EXPERTS SAY

    Common Cause lobbied for fixing the “extreme gerrymander” of Pennsylvania's congressional districts under the 2011 map, but now is...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    EMOTIONAL SUPPORT DOG BITES CHILD ON SOUTHWEST FLIGHT, FORCING AIRLINE TO REEXAMINE POLICIES

    Southwest Airlines is reviewing its policies on emotional support and service animals after a young girl was bitten on the forehead...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    SNAP ROYALTY KYLIE JENNER HELPED ERASE $1.3 BILLION IN ONE TWEET

    Snap Inc.'s flagship platform has lost some luster, at least according to one social-media influencer in the Kardashian-Jenner clan....

    Market
  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    TWENTY YEARS LATER, FIGURE SKATING'S MOST FAMOUS BACKFLIP REMAINS AMAZING

    Figure skating involves spins, jumps, twizzles and a whole host of other complicated elements. Sometimes they're even historic; early...

    Olympics
  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    SUBWAY TURNS TO $2-OFF LOYALTY PROGRAM TO REVERSE SLUMP

    Subway Restaurants, facing one of the biggest sales slumps in its five-decade history, is looking to win back customers with a new...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    FLORIDA STUDENTS NOT BACKING OFF PUSH FOR GUN REGULATIONS: 'THEY'VE GOT FIRE IN THEIR EYES'

    The student-driven movement to rewrite gun laws showed no sign of waning a week after a gunman killed 17 people at a Florida school,...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    TAKATA SETTLES AIR BAG LAWSUIT FOR $650 MILLION. VICTIMS WILL GET ALMOST ALL THAT MONEY

    Japanese automobile air bag maker Takata has reached a $650-million settlement over legal claims from 44 state governments and Washington,...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    FIRST, IT WAS THE COSMOPOLITAN. THEN, IT WAS HOOK. NOW, IT'S FOR SALE

    If you're in the market for a turn-key, multi-story hospitality venue in downtown Allentown - and one property owner hopes you are...

    Market
  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    CHEERS TO NATIONAL MARGARITA DAY AT THESE LEHIGH VALLEY RESTAURANTS

    Old Man Winter may be sticking around for another month, but you can daydream about summer while savoring tropical flavors on Thursday,...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    BEER AND WINE STORE COMING TO FORMER 6 PACK SHOP IN SALISBURY

    Mariam's Restaurant, offering Ethiopian and American cuisine, closed in December after nearly five years of business on downtown Allentown's...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    MORGANELLI CALLS FOR LAWS TO CURB GUN VIOLENCE

    Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli on Thursday called for a state law requiring the parents to lock up their guns...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    AFTER SILENCE ON PARKLAND, NRA PUSHES BACK AGAINST LAW ENFORCEMENT, MEDIA, GUN-CONTROL ADVOCATES

    After a week of media silence following the school shooting in Florida, the National Rifle Association went on the offensive in its...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    YUENGLING WITHDRAWS 'PHILLY SPECIAL' TRADEMARK APPLICATION

    America's Oldest Brewery has decided to punt to America's football champions. Jessica Seiders, communications manager for D.G. Yuengling...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    SOCIAL MEDIA THREAT PROMPTS ALERTS TO AREA SCHOOLS, POLICE

    A threat posted on Facebook threatened violence at a school identified as "SHS," prompting alerts from police departments who determined...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    FIVE FACTS ABOUT EMOTET, THE COMPUTER BUG AFFLICTING ALLENTOWN

    The computer bug that hit the city of Allentown last week has led to the shutdown of several systems while experts from Microsoft try...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Feb 22, 2018

    DONCHEZ: STATE OF BETHLEHEM IS 'STRONG'

    Bethlehem Mayor Robert Donchez declared the “State of the City” strong during his fifth annual address at the Bethlehem Chamber of...