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Tuesday, January 14, 201401/14/2014

Holyoke Inks Deal With MGM

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MGM-Springfield has granted the city of Holyoke “Surrounding Community” status under the Massachusetts gaming law

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Tuesday, January 14, 201401/14/2014

UMass Introduces New Football Coach

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UMass will introduce Mark Whipple as its new football coach on Thursday

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Monday, January 13, 201401/13/2014

Greenfield To Consider Police Taser Use

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The use of Tasers by the Greenfield Police Department will be the focus of a meeting tonight of the town’s Human Rights Commission.

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Monday, January 13, 201401/13/2014

AFSC Seeks Access To Smith Voke

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The American Friends Service Committee is pushing for the right to distribute anti-military literature to students at Smith Voke

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Monday, January 13, 201401/13/2014

Man Dies In Greenfield Crash

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A man is dead after a weekend crash in Greenfield.

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Monday, January 13, 201401/13/2014

Hells Angels Triple Murder Case Begins

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Opening statements will be heard today for a defendant in the Hells Angels triple murder case

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Monday, January 13, 201401/13/2014

NAACP To Sarno: Widen Search For Police Chief

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The Springfield NAACP is asking Mayor Domenic Sarno to conduct a nationwide search for the city’s next police commissioner.

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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

Northampton Files For “Surrounding Community” Status

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Northampton has petitioned the Mass Gaming Commission for designation as a “surrounding community” under the Massachusetts Gaming Act

Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

Diamond Ring Thief Sentenced

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A man who stole a diamond ring from Hannoush Jewelers at the Hampshire Mall has pleaded guilty to larceny

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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

Money Distributed To Hadley Fire Victims

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Owners of nine businesses destroyed by the Route Nine Hadley fire have received checks from the community.

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Making headlines this week

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

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Soldier arrested for carrying assault rifle in NC mall

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A Fort Bragg soldier has been charged with creating a panic at a mall after appearing with an assault rifle.

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Celebrate safely with these fireworks tips

Since Independence Day falls during the work week, members of St. Richard Catholic Church celebrated the holiday on Sunday, June 30, 2013, with a picnic-style outing complete with fireworks that could be seen throughout the northeast Jackson, Miss. neighborhood. The long streamers were recorded in a 13-second time exposure. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Don't be one of the thousands of Americans injured by fireworks on July Fourth. Stay safe and have a happy holiday!

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WATCH: The origin of fireworks

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The history behind the July Fourth firecrackers that mark our Independence Day celebrations.

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Fireworks fill the skies with more than bursts of color

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A new study says the staple of America's Independence Day celebrations spew pollution.