News

Gang Sweep Nets 20 Drug and Gun Suspects

Gang Sweep Nets 20 Drug and Gun Suspects

Photo: clipart.com

(Springfield, MA) – A crackdown on drugs and guns has led to 20 arrests in Holyoke and Springfield.  The arrests Monday targeted heroin and crack cocaine dealers.  The multi-agency sweep was led by the FBI’s Western Mass Gang Task Force.

Recent Headlines

2 hours ago in National

Consumers flexing their muscles

Fresh
shopping

U.S. consumer spending regained momentum in January as households ramped up purchases of a variety of goods, in a hopeful sign that economic growth was picking up after slowing to a crawl at the end of 2015.

4 hours ago in National

Congress approves permanent Internet access tax ban

internet

The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed legislation placing a permanent ban on states' taxing Internet access, sending the measure to President Barack Obama for signing into law.

4 hours ago in National

Clinton, Sanders clash over Obama as they vie for minority votes

22-overlay-10

Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders clashed sharply in a debate on Thursday over their support for President Barack Obama, with Sanders accusing Clinton of "a low blow" after she compared him to Republicans.

4 hours ago in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Kids explain love

19-overlay-3

Love is difficult to put into words.

5 hours ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Friday, Feb. 12

sandersclinton

Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.