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UMass Students Dies from Four Story Fall

James Tilley was a senior physics major from Windham, New Hampshire. A cause of death is under investigation from he state medical examiner.

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3 days ago in Local

Major Damage for Easthampton Basement Fire

No one was hurt in the basement fire on Valley Lane which caused 15-thousand dollars damage.

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3 days ago in Viral Videos

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James Corden asks Elton John to help him navigate Los Angeles on a rainy day.

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3 days ago in National

Gas prices continue to drop

The average price of gasoline has dropped 8 cents over the past two weeks, to $1.82 a gallon.

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3 days ago in Entertainment

‘Star Wars’ breaks new record

The sci-fi epic, directed by J.J. Abrams, previously became the highest-grossing release in North American film history, after recently passing the $760.5 million "Avatar" hauled in in 2009.

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3 days ago in Sports

Zika fears prompt Olympic concerns

The United States Olympic Committee told U.S. sports federations that athletes and staff concerned for their health over the Zika virus should consider not going to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in August.

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3 days ago in Entertainment

PewDiePie, others set to star in YouTube’s first original shows

YouTube's viral video stars, many of whom have a fan following in the millions, are set to appear in original movies and a show, as the video site attempts to attract users to its paid service.

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3 days ago in National, World

North Korean rocket puts object into space, angers neighbors, U.S.

North Korea launched a long-range rocket carrying what it called a satellite, drawing renewed international condemnation just weeks after it carried out a nuclear bomb test.

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3 days ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Bern Your Enthusiasm

Despite his friends' best efforts, Sen. Bernie Sanders (Larry David) keeps finding ways to upset voters in Iowa.

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3 days ago in National

Chipotle stores to open later on Monday for worker meeting

Don't plan on getting a burrito for lunch today - every Chipotle location in America will be closed this morning for a food safety meeting.

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3 days ago in Entertainment

‘Kung Fu Panda 3’ trumps ‘Hail, Caesar!’

Hollywood fumbled the ball during a quiet Super Bowl weekend at the multiplexes as new releases such as “Hail, Caesar!” and “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” failed to make much noise.

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3 days ago in Weird

Cars parked on thin ice get icy bath in Wisconsin

Call it the polar bear plunge for cars and trucks.

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3 days ago in Sports

Goodell dangles expansion carrot to London

The National Football League will play three regular season games in London next season and Goodell said he expects that number to rise in the future as the league continues to build a solid British fan base.

The Denver Broncos players celebrate after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game against the Carolina Panthers Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

3 days ago in Sports

PHOTOS: Super Bowl 50

The Denver Broncos won their third National Football League championship with a 24-10 upset victory over the top-seeded Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50.

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3 days ago in Sports

Denver defense kryptonite to Panthers Superman Newton

The Denver Broncos shocked the Carolina Panthers 24-10 as the Super Bowl closed out its first half-century on Sunday with an upset and a cliffhanger as Peyton Manning left everyone guessing about his future.

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3 days ago in National

Trump says New Hampshire win not necessary to secure nomination

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said he does not have to win the New Hampshire primary vote on Tuesday to secure the nomination, apparently tamping down expectations despite holding a double-digit lead in that state's polls.

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3 days ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Monday, Feb. 8

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

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3 days ago in Sports

Monday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of today's big sports stories.

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3 days ago in Sports, Viral Videos

Super Bowl 50 commercials

A 30-second commercial spot on Super Sunday can cost up to $5 million. Which Super Sunday ad was your favorite?

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3 days ago in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Feb. 8

A look back on some of Hollywoods memorable milestones.

Recent Headlines

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Body Found In Colrain River

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No foul play is suspected int he discovery of a body in the body in the North River

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Amherst Police Union Complains About Civil Traffic Control System

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The Amherst Police League has filed a formal complaint with the town

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Pro-Marijuana Organizers Meet With Northampton Neighborhood Group.

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A pro-marijuana rally is a step closer to moving the party to Northampton

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Anti-Pipeline Activists Will March Monday

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The "No NED Pipeline Affinity Group" will march from Greenfield Community College to the First Congregational Church Monday

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New Millenial Outreach Effort Led by Western Mass Senator

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Hampshire-Hampden Senator Eric Lesser to spearhead the Senate's new "Millenial Engagement Initiative