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State lifting poultry ban at county, state fairs

The state's Department of Agriculture is lifting the ban on live poultry exhibits and competitions at county fairs and the Pennsylvania Farm Show.

Yesterday's top story: Two BB&T execs stepping down

Two top executives at BB&T Corp. plan to step down by the end of the year, according to the Winston-Salem, N.C.-based company, which has become a...

Map: Where does Wawa country end and Sheetz country begin?

Source: LehighValleyLive

Somewhere west of Lehigh County on a rural stretch of Interstate 78, the Shorti ceases to be readily available and the MTO takes its place as the...

Malcolm Gladwell to Lancaster business community: Think soccer, not basketball

Source: LNP

Using an extended sports analogy, Malcolm Gladwell told Lancaster County business leaders Thursday that from a community standpoint, focusing on...

Madoff victims may get new $247M disbursement

Source: USA Today

Investment victims swindled by Bernard Madoff could soon receive their share of a new $247 million repayment to help cover losses from the historic...

Trump reveals energy plan: more drilling, more coal, less regulations

Source: PennLive

The presumptive GOP nominee on Thursday vowed to bring back coal jobs, while also calling for more oil and gas drilling, and less regulations.

Take a look at the Obama family's new 9-bedroom home

Source: PennLive

An 8,200-square foot, nine-bedroom mansion will be home to the Obama family after they leave the White House in January.

Suit: Utz's Dirty Potato Chips aren't 'all natural'

Source: The Evening Sun

A California man has filed a lawsuit against Utz Quality Foods Inc. for allegedly falsely advertising that its Dirty Potato Chips brand was "all...

Yesterday's top story: Court orders stay in Hershey-Pinnacle merger case

A federal appeals court sided with government agencies and extended the temporary block on the merger of PinnacleHealth Systems and Penn State Health...

Solar powered plane headed to Allentown area today

Source: PennLive

Solar Impulse, a solar powered aircraft attempting to circumnavigate the world, is on its way to the Allentown area today.