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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

Judge OK’s Hells Angels Label

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A judge has ruled that Berkshire triple-murder suspect Adam Lee Hall may be referred to as a “ranking member of the Hells Angels.”

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Friday, January 10, 201401/10/2014

Backyard Chickens Die In Coop Fire

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Four backyard chickens are dead after a fire at 24 Massasoit Street in Northampton

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Hamp To Host Ag Commissions

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Northampton will host a region-wide agricultural forum Saturday.

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

NHS Late Start Time On Hold

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The late start time debate for Northampton High School has been rekindled

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Holyoke Considers Smoking Bans

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The Holyoke City Council is considering a ban on smoking in city parks and outside municipal buildings

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Tautznik Lands Job With CET

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Former Easthampton Mayor Michael Tautznik has a new job with the Center for Eco-Technology

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Thursday, January 9, 201401/09/2014

Rintala Murder Trial Begins

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Opening arguments in the Cara Rintala murder trial are expected today in Hampshire Superior Court.

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Wednesday, January 8, 201401/08/2014

Amherst School Superintendent To Write Blog

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Amherst school superintendent Maria Geryk can soon add “blogger” to her resume

Photo of Rintala murder scene courtesy of Daily Hampshire Gazette

Wednesday, January 8, 201401/08/2014

Second Trial Begins In Lesbian Murder Case

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The second trial for a Granby woman accused of murdering her wife is underway in Northampton

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Wednesday, January 8, 201401/08/2014

Bill Dwight Re-Elected Council President

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The Northampton City Council has re-elected Bill Dwight as the body’s president

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U.S. marks 70th anniversary of end of WWII

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Sept. 2 marked 70 years since the war officially ended.

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U.S. police slayings raise pressure on officers at time of tension

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Experts caution that the number of police killed on duty this year is not out of the ordinary, and the reasons behind the deaths are a complicated mix of factors that go well beyond the current climate.

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U.S. Army to open elite Ranger School to all genders

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The U.S. Army said on Wednesday it would open its elite Ranger School to all soldiers regardless of gender, after two women made history last month by becoming the first to pass the grueling leadership course.

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Millions hit by data hack still don’t know they’re victims

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The U.S. government has not yet notified any of the 21.5 million federal employees and contractors whose security clearance data was hacked more than three months ago.

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Study: Millennials’ credit scores are in the gutter

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Millennials get plenty of recognition for frugality and their desire to share everything from cars to clothes, but they also have the lowest average credit score of any generation.