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  • Winter storm strands drivers in Southern California mountains

    Winter storm strands drivers in Southern California mountains
    Up to 200 cars were towed and more than 130 people rescued after a blustery winter storm stranded motorists on Southern California’s steep, icy mountain roads, officials said Wednesday. At one point, about 300 cars were stuck on Highways 330 and...
  • Fire destroys Bangor apartment buildings

    Fire destroys Bangor apartment buildings
    An early morning fire ripped through a downtown Bangor apartment building on Wednesday, displacing a dozen residents, fire officials said. The fire was first reported around 4:30 a.m. at a building at 26-28 Market St., Bangor Fire Chief Bob Engle said....
  • Tsunami survivors ride Rose Parade float showing U.S.-Japan friendship

    Tsunami survivors ride Rose Parade float showing U.S.-Japan friendship
    Even three years later, high school student Yui Karino can't think about Japan's 2011 tsunami without bursting into tears. The massive undersea earthquake that sent towering black waves into her town engulfed the local elementary school, carrying away her...
  • American Red Cross helping more than four dozen people affected by fires in region

    As we ushered in a new year, the American Red Cross was busy helping more than four dozen people affected by fires. The American Red Cross Eastern Pennsylvania Region has responded to seven fires, assisting 11 families, 43 people in total, affected by...
  • Family of six displaced by fire in Chesapeake

    Fire destroyed the mobile home of a family of six in the Portlock section of Chesapeake Thursday morning, according to the Chesapeake Fire Department. Firefighters were call to the fire in the 1800 block of Yucca Street at 10:22 a.m., according to a...
  • Share the Love at Faulkner Subaru

    Faulkner Subaru is pulling out the stops for the seventh annual Subaru Share the Love Event. During the fund-raiser, which started last week and runs until Jan. 2, Subaru will donate $250 to the customer’s choice of one of five participating...
  • Subaru aims for $15 million during Share the Love event

    The seventh annual Subaru Share the Love Event is continuing at Faulkner Subaru. ┬áDuring the fundraiser, which started Nov. 20, Subaru will donate $250 to the customer’s choice of one of five participating charities for any new 2014 or 2015 Subaru...
  • Allentown fire caused by blankets piled against heater, official says

    Allentown fire caused by blankets piled against heater, official says
    Allentown police said a fire Thursday that displaced four people was caused by blankets piled against an electric baseboard heater. The fire was reported Thursday afternoon on the second floor of 419 Spruce St., fire Capt. John Christopher said. A 22-...
  • Electrical overload sparks Christmas tree fire in Oak Park

    Electrical overload sparks Christmas tree fire in Oak Park
    Fire crews made short work of an electrical fire that lit up a Christmas tree on the 1400 block of North Austin Boulevard Tuesday night. The fire, which took place at a brick two-flat apartment building at 1426 N. Austin, burned for about half an hour...
  • Indonesia's tsunami recovery loses momentum as aid money runs out

    Indonesia's tsunami recovery loses momentum as aid money runs out
    Where 100-foot waves flattened communities into piles of tinder wood now stand row upon row of cookie-cutter houses. In place of still-submerged broken roadway are miles of freshly paved roads hugging the newly defined coastline and winding through...
  • War Stories (Part 2 of 2): 'Gen. Eisenhower took my hand: "Soldier, how do you feel?"'

    War Stories (Part 2 of 2): 'Gen. Eisenhower took my hand: "Soldier, how do you feel?"'
    THE STORY SO FAR: Schuylkill County native Carl A. Schroeter, a son of German immigrants, is on a cold march after being taken prisoner during the Battle of the Bulge. He has been rifle-smacked to the ground by a murderous German guard after trying to...