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Berks County

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AG Probes Campaign Contributions Involving Philadelphia Union Money

A spokesman for the attorney general confirms there is an investigation.

07/20/2014

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Pa. Turnpike To Raise Speed Limit To 70 mph On 100-Mile Stretch Next Week

Throughout the day on Wednesday, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission will gradually unveil signs posting a 70 mile an hour speed limit on most sections of the road between Morgantown in Berks County to the Blue Mountain Interchange in Cumberland County.

07/18/2014

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3-Year-Old Run Over By Car In Berks County

It happened Tuesday afternoon on Pine Forge Road in Pine Forge.

07/02/2014

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13 Arrested In Child Pornography Sweep In Berks County

Twelve men, plus a 17-year-old boy, are facing several charges for possessing and disseminating thousands of images.

06/19/2014

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Bodies Exhumed In Berks County Identified As Missing Philadelphia Teens

Eyewitness News reporter Todd Quinones spoke with a relative about the dramatic turn.

06/06/2014

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Hail Damages Hundreds Of Cars, Shatters Mall’s Skylights In Berks County

A horrifying scene caught on cell phone video at the Berkshire Mall in Wyomissing Thursday as the skylights shatter.

05/22/2014

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State Police ID Victims Of Fiery I-78 Crash

A total of seven vehicles were involved.

05/14/2014

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Berks County Teen Dies On Senior Trip To Grenada

A Berks County teen who was days away from graduating from high school died while on a senior trip to Grenada.

05/13/2014

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3 Dead In Serious Accident In Berks County

Pa. State Police said eastbound I-78 is closed at mile marker 35 and westbound is closed at mile marker 45 due to a multi-vehicle crash and fire.

05/12/2014

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PSPCA Removes 5 ‘Unhealthy’ Dogs From Berks County Kennel

Those dogs were surrendered and are now in the care of the PSPCA.

05/09/2014

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5-Alarm Fire Breaks Out At Berks County Motel

Firefighters battled a blaze that broke out inside a motel in Berks County Wednesday.

04/23/2014

Amber Alert

UPDATE: Amber Alert Canceled in Berks County, 20-Month-Old Boy Found Safe

The Amber Alert issued for a 20-month-old in Cumru Township, Berks County was canceled and the boy was found safe.

04/15/2014

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Suspect Charged In Craigslist Homicide

Police announced a Berks County man has been charged in the shooting death of Allentown man on April 8.

04/10/2014

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Former Police Chief In Berks County Pleads Guilty To Child Porn

A former police chief in eastern Pennsylvania has pleaded guilty to a child porn charge.

04/08/2014

Victim Carl Yerger.

2 U.S. Men Charged In The Death Of Berks County Man In The Bahamas Being Released On Bail

Police say the men struggled when an allegedly drunk Yerger tried to board their boat. Witnesses say Valles went to move a knife and accidentally stabbed Yerger.

03/19/2014

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