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jobs

in National

Jobless claims up, wage growth starting to push higher

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose last week, but the underlying trend pointed to a stronger labor market.

bigbang

in Entertainment

Stars hold out for big payday on ‘Big Bang Theory’

Production of the hit comedy is on hold as the show's stars demand big bucks.

Guardians Of The Galaxy

in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Guardians’ among year’s most entertaining

Director James Gunn elevates our August with one of the most entertaining films of 2014, Marvel’s "Guardians of the Galaxy."

Justin Bieber

in Music, Entertainment

Bieber tweets, deletes Miranda Kerr shot after Bloom fight

Justin Bieber appears determined to continue provoking Orlando Bloom following their bust-up at a party in Ibiza, Spain.

columbusshort

in Entertainment

Arrest warrant issued for ex-’Scandal’ star Columbus Short

An L.A. judge has issued a warrant for the actor's arrest after he skipped a hearing in his domestic violence case.

joegreen

in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, July 31.

colfer

in Entertainment

‘Glee’ star’s best-selling books coming to big screen

The young adult book series "The Land of Stories" could be heading to the big screen.

verizon

in National

Regulators question Verizon plan to slow data speeds for some

Regulators are "deeply troubled" by Verizon's plan to slow data downloads for customers on the older unlimited data plans.

boston

in Sports

MLB: Buyers and sellers spar for deadline deals

Teams are scrambling to finish acquiring difference-making players for this season or possible future stars ahead of Thursday's trade deadline.

redskins

in Sports

Redskins hire PR firm amid fight over name

The Washington Redskins have hired a public relations firm to help battle criticism that its name is a racial slur.

bosh

in Sports

Bosh officially re-signs with Heat

The Miami Heat officially re-signed of nine-time All-Star forward Chris Bosh.

veterans

in National

House approves $17B veterans health care bill

The U.S. House of Representatives overwhelmingly approved a plan to ease delays at the scandal-plagued Veterans Affairs Department.

obama

in National

House Republicans vote to sue Obama over health care

The Republican-led U.S. House of Representatives cleared the way for a lawsuit accusing the President of overstepping his authority.

Sister Grows Up

in Viral Videos

Girl doesn’t want brother to grow up

Five-year-old Sadie doesn't want her little brother to grow up because he's too cute now as a baby.

WENN

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: July 31

A look at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

alisonwilliams

in Entertainment

‘Girls’ star Allison Williams to play Peter Pan on live TV

The star of the HBO comedy will play Peter Pan opposite Christopher Walken as Captain Hook in the TV musical special "Peter Pan Live! on NBC."

hyundai

in National

Hyundai recalls 883K Sonatas

Hyundai is recalling its popular Sonata midsize sedan to fix problems with the gear shift levers.

nadal

in Sports

Nadal withdraws from Toronto, Cincinnati events

Rafa Nadal will miss two U.S. Open tune-up events due to a wrist injury, putting his status in doubt for a title defense at the year's final grand slam.

chrispratt

in Entertainment

Chris Pratt goes from slob to heartthrob

With a more buff physique than his character Andy Dwyer on "Parks and Recreation," Pratt combines cocky and dorky into an unlikely leader of a band of outcasts bent on saving the galaxy.

obama

in National

Obama to Republicans: ‘Stop being mad all the time’

The President took his criticism of congressional Republicans to a higher pitch on Wednesday, appealing to them to work with him to "get some work done."

Recent Headlines

in National

U.S. consumer confidence hits near 7-year high

shopping

U.S. consumer confidence rose in August to its highest level since October 2007.

in National

Spy flights over Syria begin

ISIS

The surveillance flights could pave the way for airstrikes against ISIS militants in Syria.

in Local

Open Meeting Complaint Filed in Amherst

schoolbus

An Amherst man has filed a complaint with the Amherst-Pelham Regional School Committee, claiming the board violated the state's open meeting law.

in Local

One Dead in Double Holyoke Shootings

shooter

Two people were shot overnight in Holyoke, and one of them has died.

in Local

Pipeline Planners Won’t Avoid Conservation Land

pipeline

Kinder Morgan says it has no plans to avoid state conservation land if it's allowed to lay a natural gas pipeline across the state's northern tier.