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  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    WHAT THEY'RE SAYING ABOUT ED PAWLOWSKI'S PRISON SENTENCE: JURY FOREMAN, OFFICIALS, PUBLIC WEIGH IN

    From the steps of the federal courthouse in Allentown to the reaches of the internet, here's what people - including the jury foreman...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    SO MANY PEOPLE ARE BUYING MEGA MILLIONS TICKETS THAT UNIQUE NUMBER COMBINATIONS ARE SHRINKING

    Just stop somewhere - a coffee shop, the grocery store checkout, or your office - and listen. Odds are, someone within earshot is hatching...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    VINTAGE PLANE CRASHES ONTO FREEWAY IN CALIFORNIA

    A vintage small plane crashed onto the 101 freeway in Agoura Hills on Tuesday afternoon, shutting it down in both directions, authorities...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    OWNERS OF AFTER-HOURS CLUB COOPERATING WITH POLICE INVESTIGATION, ATTORNEY SAYS

    As Allentown police continue their investigation into an altercation outside a city after-hours club, an attorney for the club said...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    WHAT FORMER ALLENTOWN MAYOR ED PAWLOWSKI'S SUPPORTERS SAID IN COURT

    First, the letters. Then, the character witnesses. Both came in droves. The appeal to Judge Juan R. Sanchez to have mercy on former...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    DO YOU AGREE WITH THE PRISON SENTENCE FOR FORMER ALLENTOWN MAYOR ED PAWLOWSKI?

  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    PAUL MUSCHICK: WHY MEGA MILLIONS SHOULD NOT BECOME MEGA BILLIONS

    I've always considered the lottery to be a tax on stupid people. I dutifully bought into our Mega Millions office pool, though, because...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    AMAZON, WORKERS TOUT BENEFITS DURING TOUR OF ITS PALMER TOWNSHIP WAREHOUSE

    In recent weeks, online retail giant Amazon struck a nerve with some Lehigh Valley warehouse workers who soured on its pay raise policy...

    Market, Food
  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    ED PAWLOWSKI SENTENCING: JUDGE CHIDES FORMER ALLENTOWN MAYOR FOR “NO APOLOGIES, NO CONTRITION”

    The federal judge who sentenced Ed Pawlowski to 15 years in prison Tuesday said he sensed little remorse - “no apologies, no contrition”...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    BILL COSBY JUDGE REJECTS NEW TRIAL BID

    Bill Cosby's trial judge has rejected his bid for a new trial or sentencing hearing after "an exhausting review" of post-trial motions,...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    TRUMP TO REVOKE VISAS OF SAUDIS IMPLICATED IN KILLING OF JOURNALIST JAMAL KHASHOGGI

    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the Trump administration is revoking the visas of some Saudi officials implicated in the death...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    SHAWN CHRISTY BACK IN PENNSYLVANIA; EXPECTED IN FEDERAL COURT FRIDAY

    Shawn Christy, the Schuylkill County man captured last month in Ohio after a summer-long police chase on charges he threatened public...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    ALLENTOWN MAYOR RAY O'CONNELL: PAWLOWSKI SENTENCE 'CLOSES ANOTHER CHAPTER'

    Current Allentown Mayor Ray O'Connell, who replaced former mayor Ed Pawlowski, issued the following statement after Judge Juan R. Sanchez...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    STARBUCKS OPENS FIRST U.S. SIGN-LANGUAGE STORE, WITH MURALS, TECH PADS AND FINGERSPELLING

    The storefronts along Washington's bustling H Street Northeast are lit up with familiar names and logos: Petco. Whole Foods. CVS. There...

    Tech, U.S., Food
  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    STOCKS ERASE MUCH OF AN EARLY SWOON

    Stocks clawed back much of the ground they lost in an early plunge but still ended down Tuesday, continuing a dismal month for the...

    Market, Industry
  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    FIERCE HURRICANE WILLA CLOSES IN ON MEXICAN RESORT AREA

    Hurricane Willa roared into a cluster of Mexican islands holding a prison colony and headed for a Tuesday afternoon collision with...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    HEALTH SECRETARY SAYS OVERDOSE DEATHS LEVELING OFF, BUT WE'RE 'FAR FROM END OF THE EPIDEMIC'

    The number of U.S. drug overdose deaths has begun to level off after years of relentless increases driven by the opioid epidemic, health...

    U.S., Health
  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    WHAT'S NEXT FOR ED PAWLOWSKI AND THE OTHERS?

    With Tuesday's sentencing of Ed Pawlowski to 15 years in federal prison, here is what's next for the former Allentown mayor and 15...

  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    WEEKS BEFORE ELECTION, TRUMP MAY PUSH CONGRESS FOR SYMBOLIC VOTE PROMISING FUTURE TAX CUT

    Behind President Donald Trump's promise of an imminent middle-class tax cut, his advisers are holding discussions on a far more modest...

    Election, Donald Trump, Congress
  • By The Morning Call   -   Oct 23, 2018

    MAN ACCUSED OF GROPING WOMAN ON SOUTHWEST FLIGHT SAYS TRUMP SAID 'IT'S OK'

    A woman flying from Houston to Albuquerque on Sunday had just settled into her seat and fallen asleep when she was awoken by an unwanted...

    Donald Trump