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Courtesy: ABC News OLD BRIDGE, N.J. (ABC News/AP) — An ex-Marine who had suffered from depression and once tweeted about killing “everyone I see” opened fire in camouflage gear at a New Jersey supermarket, gunning down two co-workers before… Read more

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The latin-inspired Zumba workout is all the rage among celebrities. In this week’s edition of Lionsgate BeFit’s program, Star Fit, Dancing with the Stars alum Kym Johnson and celebrity trainer Melissa Zugelli demonstrate how Hollywood’s newest dance… Read more

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NORTHAMPTON, Mass.  (WGGB) — Thousands of students will flood the five colleges in Hampshire County this long holiday weekend. Heavy car traffic and foot traffic could already be seen around Amherst and Northampton Friday afternoon. “It’s… Read more

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Apollo 11 astronauts Michael Collins, left, and Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin, talk at a private memorial service celebrating the life of Neil Armstrong, Friday, Aug. 31, 2012, at the Camargo Club in Cincinnati. A national memorial service has been… Read more

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U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivers remarks during the Pacific Island Forum Post-Forum Dialogue in Rarotonga, Cook Islands, Friday, Aug. 31, 2012. (AP Photo/Jim Watson, Pool) U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivers… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — New England lawmakers are considering asking Congress for $100 million in disaster relief funds for the fishing industry, including money to help fishermen exit the industry and subsidies for those who stay in. The proposal is… Read more

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mexico extradited Eduardo Arellano-Felix to the United States Friday, marking what one U.S. official said was the end of a 20-year investigation into the once-mighty drug cartel headed by his older brother. Arellano Felix,… Read more

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The federal government will end its protections for wolves in Wyoming, where the species was introduced two decades ago to revive it from near extinction in the United States. The announcement Friday by the U.S. Fish… Read more

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Middlesex County prosecutor Bruce Kaplan is seen through two broken windows as he arrives at the scene of a shooting at a Pathmark grocery store in Old Bridge, N.J., Friday, Aug. 31, 2012. At least three people have died in the shooting. A law… Read more

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Kenny Melkin, left, helps his wife Becky navigate through floodwaters from Hurricane Isaac as they make their way to see their flooded home in the West End Park neighborhood along Lake Pontchartrain, Friday, Aug. 31, 2012 in New Orleans. Isaac… Read more

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People are led on a tour group at the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. Thursday, Aug. 30, 2012. Dozens of Harvard University students are being investigated for cheating after school officials discovered evidence they may have… Read more

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NEW YORK (AP) — The big spike in gasoline prices is just about over, but it’s too late to bring much relief for Labor Day weekend. The national average price for gasoline inched up just 0.3 cents Friday to $3.83 per gallon, ending a… Read more

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FILE – This book cover image released by Dutton shows “No Easy Day: The Firsthand Account of the Mission that Killed Osama Bin Laden,” by Mark Owen with Kevin Maurer. The Pentagon’s top lawyer has informed the former Navy SEAL who authored the… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — It’s the day just about every parent dreads — college move-in day. About 600 freshman moved into their dorms at Springfield College today. If Nancy Engelbrecht had her way, her daughter Brielle would still be… Read more

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(SPRINGFIELD, Mass.) (WGGB)–Springfield’s casino consultant is denying charges of a conflict of interest in representing the city,”Obviously we don’t see a conflict of interest, we would not have applied and responded to the RFP if we thought… Read more