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  • The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from a Pennsylvania school district that wants to prevent students from wearing "I (heart) Boobies!" bracelets to promote breast cancer awareness among young people.
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  • Lafayette College has put students on alert after a woman was sexually assaulted on campus.
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  • A coroner has identified the woman found shot to death in a pickup truck parked in an alley.
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  • Police in eastern Pennsylvania say a woman's body was found in a pickup truck parked in an alley in Easton.
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  • A higher court has rejected a New Jersey man's appeal of his conviction in the gangland-style executions of three eastern Pennsylvania residents.
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  • Former heavyweight boxing champion Larry Holmes has won a legal round in a towing dispute at his eastern Pennsylvania restaurant.
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  • Former heavyweight boxing champion Larry Holmes is recovering at home in eastern Pennsylvania after he had to be hospitalized.
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  • A teen says she felt coerced by friends when she vandalized a Nativity scene outside a Pennsylvania church earlier this year.
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  • Prosecutors say a Pennsylvania man who died of severe head trauma was surrounded by blood-splattered hand tools when he was found.
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  • Police recovered a body in the Delaware River late Thursday night, and it is believed it may be that of a woman reported missing last week.
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  • Ghana's ambassador to the United States says a planned diplomatic trip to a Pennsylvania town isn't the return of the king.
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  • Click play to watch Alicia Vitarelli's report
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  • Many an Easter basket is filled with colorful marshmallow treats, thanks to a Lehigh Valley company where candy isn't made, it's "Just Born."
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  • A Pennsylvania county has cut the music after being told it would have to pay more than $2,000 to keep the tunes playing.
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  • The Big Deal
  • If you have a kid you are looking to entertain for spring break, living social is offering you 50% off a VERY colorful day trip!
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  • A man who testified he paid bribes to a northeastern Pennsylvania county commissioner is one of two people charged with bilking a township out of more than $800,000.
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  • An eastern Pennsylvania man has been convicted of resisting arrest in a long-running dispute between two families that evolved into a battle of video cameras.
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  • A state trooper says a Pennsylvania man on trial in a double homicide seemed surprised to learn his ex-girlfriend had been killed in the September 2010 shooting.
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  • A Pennsylvania woman has turned herself in to face charges she fraudulently obtained thousands in donations by faking a leukemia diagnoses for her baby.
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  • Man rescued from river, arrested on warrant
  • Police say a man who had just been rescued from the Delaware River was then arrested on an outstanding warrant.
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  • A Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to at least nine months in prison for what prosecutors say was an elaborate online scheme to obtain risque photos of middle- and high-school girls.
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  • Easton teacher accused of molesting girl, 7
  • A local teacher facing allegations of molesting a girl and possessing child pornography has lost his right to teach in the state.
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  • Michael Ballard
  • A convicted murder has been sentenced to death for killing his ex-girlfriend and three other people in Northampton County.
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  • Michael Ballard
  • Prosecutors seeking the death penalty for a Pennsylvania man who admitted killing his ex-girlfriend and three other people in a bloody rampage are dropping one of the three aggravating factors they say indicate he should be put to death.
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  • Michael Ballard
  • A jury must determine the fate of a Pennsylvania man who admitted fatally stabbing his ex-girlfriend and three other people last summer.
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  • A Pennsylvania man with a history of child abuse says he fatally beat his 8-week-old daughter because she wouldn't stop crying.
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  • Officials in Easton will appeal a ruling that allows students to wear bracelets that say, "I (heart) boobies!"
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  • Gun charges
  • Officials: Despite 4 searches, a man carried a loaded handgun into a prison in Easton last year.
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  • A Pa. man is headed behind bars for stabbing another man as the defenseless victim sat on a toilet.
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  • An eastern Pennsylvania prosecutor says he may seek the death penalty against a man accused of beating his infant daughter to death because she would not stop crying.
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  • An Easton man has been charged with murdering his infant daughter.
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  • Get the latest Philadelphia news and headlines from across the Delaware and Lehigh valleys every day on 6abc.com.
  • Police in Pennsylvania say a suspect in a three-year-old triple murder has been arrested in New Jersey.
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  • A Pennsylvania woman says she wasn't raising a glass, just raisins.
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  • Plane crash
  • A flight instructor and student aboard a small airplane crashed into the Susquehanna River in northeastern Pennsylvania on Friday, but emerged with only minor injuries, according to authorities and the instructor's father.
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  • The bride wore a gray suit. The groom wore a prison jumpsuit - and handcuffs.
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  • Police in Northampton County say they are looking for a woman who escaped custody just before her arraignment in a district court.
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  • Fatal bus accident in Easton
  • A 13-year-old boy was struck and killed by a bus in Easton, Pa. Wednesday afternoon.
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  • Police shooting
  • A Pennsylvania city will borrow about $3 million from itself to pay part of a settlement to the widow of a police officer accidentally shot by another officer inside police headquarters.
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  • Murder conviction
  • Jurors in eastern Pennsylvania have convicted a man of a triple murder that authorities called a "gangland hit."
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  • Get the latest Philadelphia news and headlines from across the Delaware and Lehigh valleys every day on 6abc.com.
  • Prosecutors say a man on trial for a triple homicide in Pennsylvania killed the victims in retaliation for earlier killings in New Jersey.
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  • Get the latest Philadelphia news and headlines from across the Delaware and Lehigh valleys every day on 6abc.com.
  • An eastern Pennsylvania man is charged with breaking into a house where he cut his hair and fried chicken before being discovered.
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