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Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017 at 01:21 PM EDT

Man Steals Wallet From Court to Pay Fines, Police Say

Man Steals Wallet From Court to Pay Fines, Police Say

Police say a man who was at a Pennsylvania judge's office to pay court fines stole a wallet that was near the payment window and used the cash inside to pay his fees.

Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017 at 10:38 AM EDT

Texas Plague of Grackles Reminiscent of Hitchcock's 'The Birds'

Texas Plague of Grackles Reminiscent of Hitchcock's 'The Birds'

This Halloween, you do not need a big budget horror film to get your fear fix in North Texas. The sound of thousands of birds massed together in a grocery store parking lot — perched on cars, hopping along the...

Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017 at 07:00 AM EDT

Judge Orders Man to Write Nice Things About His Ex

Judge Orders Man to Write Nice Things About His Ex

A judge on the Hawaiian island of Maui has handed down an unorthodox sentence to a man who pleaded no contest to violating a protection order preventing him from contacting his ex-girlfriend. Judge Rhonda...

Saturday, Oct 28, 2017 at 07:53 AM EDT

Pa.'s Golden Harvest: Deer Urine

Pa.'s Golden Harvest: Deer Urine

It was harvest time at Rick Lowe's split-level home in rural Perry County, and the flypaper above his living room couch swung heavy with the dead.

Friday, Oct 27, 2017 at 11:26 AM EDT

Worker Who Refused Company T-Shirt Can't Get Unemployment

Worker Who Refused Company T-Shirt Can't Get Unemployment

A Pennsylvania man who claimed he was fired for refusing to wear a company T-shirt isn't entitled to unemployment compensation.

Friday, Oct 27, 2017 at 08:54 AM EDT

Hold the Phone: Honolulu Bans Texting While Crossing Streets

Hold the Phone: Honolulu Bans Texting While Crossing Streets

Of all the beautiful scenery to see in Honolulu, officials want to make sure residents and tourists get a good look at the street. Honolulu this week became the largest city in the U.S. to make it illegal...

Friday, Oct 27, 2017 at 10:45 AM EDT

Ghostly Guests Haven't Checked Out of Historic Pa. Hotel

Ghostly Guests Haven't Checked Out of Historic Pa. Hotel

NBC10 photojournalist Jim Friedman looks into stories of a spooky spirit inside Room 932 and other parts of Historic Hotel Bethlehem. The Hope Diamond even has a role in the haunt, according to the hotel.

Tuesday, Oct 31, 2017 at 02:05 PM EDT
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By Karly Burdette, Megan Holmes

Show Off Your Pumpkin Art

Take a look at some jack-o-lanterns carved by NBC10 viewers.View gallery

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  • Mike Cousart Eagles Helmet Pumpkin
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Friday, Oct 27, 2017 at 09:59 AM EDT

Woman's Soul Said to Haunt Montco Park Where She Lived

Woman's Soul Said to Haunt Montco Park Where She Lived

From ghosts of Revolutionary soldiers to a woman who never got to share her love, NBC10's Deanna Durante digs into the background and strange happenings of Graeme Park in Montgomery County.

Thursday, Oct 26, 2017 at 07:01 PM EDT
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By Colleen Knudsen

All Aboard the Spooky Septa Trolley

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