West Springfield voters head to the polls Tuesday to weigh in on Hard Rock’s proposal to build a casino on the campus of the Big E. Supporters and opponents were out in force over the weekend trying to persuade undecided voters. In the latest development, musician Bret Michaels released a video proclaiming his support for the $800 million project.
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One student was killed and two others injured after a fistfight at a Sacramento community college escalated into a shooting.
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The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August as employers added a modest 173,000 jobs, a key piece of evidence for the Federal Reserve.