(Amherst, MA) — UMass Amherst has canceled an electronic dance party because of concerns over the deadly party drug known as “Molly.” In recent weeks, the drug has been responsible for fatal overdoses in Boston, New York, and Washington DC. The powdered form of “ecstasy” is closely associated with the electronic dance music scene. The event called “Return to Fantazia” had been scheduled for the Mullins Center on September 21st.
Robert Lewis Dear, 57, is expected to face multiple counts of murder and attempted murder.
Members of "Climate Action Now" organized the Sunday night rallies in advance of United Nations climate change talks, which begin today in Paris.
Holyoke Police say they were chasing the girl, who was a shoplifting suspect from a nearby CVS store, when she fell from the overpass onto train tracks below.
Thirty-one year-old Christen Longley pleaded not guilty this morning to charges of murder and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.
The Northwestern District Attorney's office says the body was found near the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge, connecting South Hadley and neighboring Holyoke.