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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — The Pharmacy Building at Western New England University is all clear. A dispatcher with the school’s Department of Public Safety confirms it was a false alarm. Dennis Leger, Aid to the Springfield Fire… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno says the property tax rate he is proposing would lower tax bills for about 86 percent of single-family homeowners in the next fiscal year. Sarno on Friday recommended a residential tax… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts transportation officials have ruled out equipment failure in a subway trolley accident that caused minor injuries to about three dozen people. One MBTA Green Line trolley arriving at the Boylston Street station in… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – Ameristar has announced they are backing out of plans to seek a casino license in Springfield. In a statement released Friday afternoon, Ameristar says that “Although the Company believes it had the… Read more

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EASTHAMPTON, Mass. (WGGB) — Friday was the annual Holiday Stroll in Easthampton. Hundreds of marchers went from the Maple Street School, down Cottage and Union Streets, and onto Main Street to Pulaski Park. The procession was led by this… Read more

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FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Authorities in Fall River have charged a man already held on related charges with the shooting death of a woman two months ago. Bristol District Attorney Sam Sutter said Friday that 20-year-old Brandyn LaPage is charged… Read more

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NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — New Bedford officials say a 55-year-old city has died after being pinned between the bucket and the cab of a Bobcat he was repairing at the Water Department. Police Capt. Steven Vicente tells the New Bedford Standard… Read more

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BREWSTER, Mass. (AP) — The state fire marshal’s office says a fire that destroyed a Cape Cod church was intentionally set. The Cape Cod Times reports (http://bit.ly/YxcGPO) firefighters responding to an alarm at about 3 a.m. Friday found the… Read more

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration sought Friday to direct Israel and the Palestinians back toward direct peace talks, even as the two sides and much of the world seemed to be ignoring the U.S. attempts at leadership on a Mideast… Read more

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The price of dying is as expensive as the price of living apparently. At least that’s what comedienne Cathy Ladman (HBO’s One Night Stand) says during this week’s StandUp in Stilettos, which is hosted by The Office’s Kate Flannery. How’d she find… Read more

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The Evil Queen is — wait for it — evil. It’s in her name. It’s in her nature. She’s proven it time and again on Once Upon a Time, and yet her portrayer Lana Parrilla insists there’s good in there somewhere. Sunday’s midseason finale will… Read more

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After being engaged for nearly a year, The X Factor’s Mario Lopez and his fiancée Courtney Mazza will walk down the aisle this weekend, People reports. Lopez proposed to… Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Ali LandryMario… Read more

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After several harrowing months on the run, Rick and his rag-tag group of warriors will go on the offensive in Sunday’s midseason finale of The Walking Dead. Upon learning from their new ally Michonne (Danai Gurira) that Glenn (Steven Yeun) and… Read more

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Casper Police Chief Chris Walsh speaks during a newsconference Friday, Nov. 30, 2012 at Casper College in Casper, Wyo. Police say a male suspect killed two people with an edged weapon before killing himself in a classroom at the college where… Read more

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FILE – This 2007 file photo provided by South Dakota Magazine shows Reynolds Prairie in the Black Hills of South Dakota. An online campaign to raise money so Native American tribes in South Dakota can purchase land they consider sacred has… Read more