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Hollywood Comes to Western Mass

Hollywood movie “The Judge” to be filmed in Franklin County

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Man Walks Away From Truck Rollover

A man has escaped from a truck rollover in Colrain with little more than bruises.

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Rintala Remains Behind Bars

Friday May 24, 2013 A Granby woman will remain behind bars as she awaits a new trial on murder charges.…

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The Pot Shop is (Almost) Open

The Pot Shop is (Almost) Open

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Smith Academy & All That Jazz

Smith Academy & All That Jazz

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Lt. Governor Tim Murray to resign

From our partners at WWLP BOSTON (WWLP) – Lieutenant Governor Tim Murray is expected to resign from office, in order to take…

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Greenfield Virtual School appoints new board members

Greenfield Virtual School appoints new board members

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Belchertown Lawyer Disbarred

Belchertown Lawyer Disbarred

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Justice for Jonas Group Wants Council Review of Videotaped Arrest

A recent incident involving Northampton Police and an Amherst man resurfaced at Thursday night’s City Council meeting.  Several representatives of…

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Northampton Budget Goes to City Council

Northampton’s fiscal 2014 budget draft is now in the hands of the City Council.  Mayor David Narkewicz formally presented the…

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Making headlines this week

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A look back at some of the biggest newsmakers this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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Teen pregnancies hit historic low

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The annual survey shows the continuation of a downward trend that began in 2006 and continued through 2014, the latest year of complete data, when nearly 250,000 babies were born to girls and women aged 15 to 19.

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U.S. high court approves rule change to expand FBI hacking power

A lock icon, signifying an encrypted Internet connection, is seen on an Internet Explorer browser in a photo illustration in Paris in this April 15, 2014 file photo.

The Supreme Court on Thursday approved a rule change that would let U.S. judges issue search warrants for access to computers located in any jurisdiction despite opposition from civil liberties groups who say it will greatly expand the FBI's hacking authority.

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Biden visits Iraq in show of support amid multiple crises

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U.S. Vice President Joe Biden met Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and other top officials in unannounced visits to Baghdad and Erbil on Thursday to show support for a government battling Islamic State amid political and economic crises.

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No wall, but more high-tech gear, fencing sought by U.S. border agents

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The modest scope of the requirements, details of which were contained in internal emails seen by Reuters and described by Border Patrol officials in interviews, contrasts sharply with calls by Republican presidential candidates for more drastic measures to secure the border.