| Jun 16, 2010
| 11:16 AM
Police have named a second suspect in the 2009 Berks County rape. Police have issued a warrant and are asking authorities in Puerto Rico for help finding 22-year old Louis Alberto Berrios-Rodriguez. Rodriguez was formally of Reading City but may be living...
| Oct 29, 2009
| 5:01 AM
Authorities in eastern Pennsylvania say a woman was found dead and a man surrendered to police after holding them at bay in the basement of his home for nearly eight hours.
Police say the man told Berks County emergency dispatchers at 9:30 p.m. Wednesday...
| Oct 30, 2009
| 5:14 AM
An eastern Pennsylvania man who held police at bay for more than seven hours in his basement has been charged with killing his wife.
Authorities in Berks County allege that 51-year-old William Landis Jr. told emergency dispatchers at about 9:30 p.m....
| Nov 4, 2009
| 2:08 PM
It seems Kate Gosselin is taking tips from her estranged husband Jon. The Gettysburg Times reported the Berks County mom was nabbed for speeding on Route 15, which bypasses Gettysburg last Thursday. Kate was reportedly driving her SUV 84 mph in a 65 mph...
| Nov 17, 2009
| 8:29 AM
Police in eastern Pennsylvania have charged a man with stabbing his girlfriend to death early Tuesday.
Reading police say they responded just before 2 a.m. to reports of a domestic disturbance and found 39-year-old Maria Albers-Cosme lying on the front...
| Aug 22, 2009
| 6:24 PM
Many Californians are breathing big sighs of relief thanks to the work of some Pennsylvania firefighters. The wildfire crews from the Keystone State and some other nearby states returned to Harrisburg International Airport late Saturday afternoon....
| Aug 23, 2009
| 12:32 PM
An eastern Pennsylvania teenager accused of luring a friend to a robbery that ended in his murder has been sentenced to six to 12 years in state prison.
Seventeen-year-old Tiona Marshall of Reading pleaded guilty to robbery in the February 2008 death...
| Jan 7, 2010
| 4:47 AM
Games like Blackjack, Roulette, even Poker will be coming to a casino near you. The House approving the measure yesterday, sending it to the Governor's desk.
The House members who voted in favor of the legislation claim, the expansion of table games will...
| Jan 25, 2010
| 4:57 AM
The windy weather takes down trees, knocks down wires, and leaves thousands of people in the dark.
These are the outages for our area, as of 8 a.m.:
PPL power outages:
- Berks County - 904
- Cumberland County - 2384
- Dauphin County - 2524
| Feb 1, 2010
| 1:10 PM
According to research provided by Stormfax, when German settlers arrived in the 1700s, they brought a tradition known as Candlemas Day, which has an early origin in the pagan celebration of Imbolc. It came at the mid-point between the Winter Solstice...
| Feb 11, 2010
| 3:14 AM
Update: I-78 East Bound and West Bound in Berks County are now open.
I-78 WB remains closed due to drifting snow between mile markers 27.5 and 25.5.
Penn Dot currently has two front end loaders and a snow-blower working to clear a huge drift in this...
| Aug 27, 2009
| 2:32 PM
After weeks of delays and protests, movement on the budget was taking place. An end looked promising, but negotiations have broken down.
"The time has come for the leadership to get together, and lock themselves in a room and get this resolved," Senate...