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CAPE CHARLES, Va. (AP) — A fierce storm packing powerful winds, softball-sized hail and rain toppled dozens of trees and flipped recreational vehicles at a campground Thursday, killing two people and injuring more than two dozen, officials… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill outlawing the possession or distribution of shark fins in Massachusetts. Supporters of the ban say shark fins are often removed for use in soup while the rest of the shark is thrown back in… Read more

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NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WGGB) — Investigators announced Thursday afternoon that a lightning strike was the cause of a fire that leveled a massive home on North Farms Road in Northampton. Crews responded to a massive blaze that destroyed a 6,500… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) — When school lets out, student often let their brains shift into vacation mode — but not at Springfield’s Summer Work and Learning Program. “There’s an academic piece in the morning and then there’s a work piece in… Read more

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(Image Courtesy: MGN Online) KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has announced his resignation following turmoil in government. Yatsenyuk made the announcement from the dais of the parliament after two parties… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Looking to volunteer this summer? Look no more as Storrowton Village museum is looking for energetic individuals ages 14 and up who would not only act as a host but also conduct guided tours of the village’s… Read more

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PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A North Adams man who stabbed a friend nine times with a steak knife because he thought he had stolen $600 from him has been sentenced to up to five years in prison. The Berkshire Eagle reports that Mario Babbs was… Read more

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AUBURN, Mass. (AP) — Police in Auburn are investigating after vandals toppled 19 headstones at a central Massachusetts Jewish cemetery. Chief Andrew Sluckis estimated the cost of the damage at the Worcester Hebrew Cemetery discovered earlier… Read more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates were stable to slightly higher this week, remaining near their lows for the year. Mortgage company Freddie Mac says the nationwide average for a 30-year loan was 4.13 percent, unchanged… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — Officials say Massachusetts State Lottery tickets were sold at yet another record-setting pace over the last 12 months. State Treasurer Steven Grossman, whose office oversees the lottery, said the estimated $971 million in… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Infertility impacts millions of couples. You or someone you know could be among them. Monday, the 40 Force is taking the extra step to help with solutions. From basic procedures to details about in-vitro… Read more

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(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis) GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — The United States announced signs of progress in cease-fire talks Wednesday, but prospects for a quick end to the fighting were dim as Palestinian families fled fierce battles in… Read more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department says a computer glitch has caused major delays in its passport and visa issuance operations at its embassies around the world, potentially leaving millions of people awaiting U.S. travel documents in the… Read more

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration has lifted its ban on U.S. flights to Israel, which it had imposed out of concern over the risk of planes being hit by Hamas rockets. The agency made its decision late Wednesday after working… Read more

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(WGGB) – Do you have a plan if you’re not at home during a weather event? If you’re at work, running, errands, or in this case, at Southwick’s Senior Center. That’s where many gather to play cards on a summer night. However, on the… Read more