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HADLEY (WGGB) — Hadley Police arrested a suspect who damaged a home and struggled violently with Police Tuesday night. Anselmo Alonso, 39, of Chicopee is in custody facing several charges, including defacing public property and resisting… Read more

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HOLYOKE, Mass (WGGB) — Two weeks ago, three kids and four adults were killed in Lowell when their apartment building erupted in flames overnight. “One sprinkler head activated could have possibly kept that fire in check and allowed the fire… Read more

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MANCHESTER, NH (AP) — A Sudanese woman who refused to recant her Christian faith in the face of a death sentence that was later overturned has arrived in New Hampshire to the cheers of relatives and friends gathered with balloons, flowers and… Read more

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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — U.S. officials say an American citizen of Haitian descent was killed by armed robbers shortly after arriving in her Caribbean homeland to visit relatives. The U.S. State Department on Thursday identified the victim… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for former crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger say they’ll file their appeal of his 2013 convictions with the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Aug. 14. Eighty-four-year-old Bulger is serving life in prison. He was… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — A bill designed to tighten reporting requirements for independent political expenditures, including those made by political action committees known as super PACs is heading to Gov. Deval Patrick’s desk. Under the bill given final… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — A Springfield man, wanted on several warrants, is under arrest after he tried to flush packets of Heroin down a toilet. Springfield Police Sgt. John Delaney says that Thursday morning, members of the department’s… Read more

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Nuttelman’s Florist It was supposed to be a regular day for Chip. He walked into his flower shop, but quickly noticed something was very wrong. “When I did see the safe, I just….I knew. It’s just scary. You don’t know if someone’s still… Read more

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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks had their worst one-day drop since February as traders worried about weak corporate earnings and the looming end of economic stimulus from the Federal Reserve. The drop interrupted a prolonged advance in the market… Read more

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BOSTON (WGGB) — A state investigation says that former Westfield State University President Evan Dobelle spent over $180,000 in university money for personal expenses during his time with the school. Dobelle retired late last year, just… Read more

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NORTH ADAMS, Mass. (WGGB) — The former North Adams Regional Hospital finally has new ownership. At a hearing today, Berkshire Medical Center was the highest bidder. The hospital closed in March due to financial troubles, leaving more than 500… Read more

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(AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darren Calabrese) by HOWARD ULMAN, AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have obtained third baseman Kelly Johnson from the New York Yankees for shortstop Stephen Drew. Drew hit .253 for the World… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — The head of a newspaper association is faulting a portion of a bill intended to overhaul the state’s domestic violence laws. Massachusetts Newspaper Publishers Association Executive Director Robert Ambrogi criticized the bill for… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is taking advantage of the congressional break to tour Massachusetts cities and towns. The Democratic lawmaker says she wants to talk about what she calls her agenda of fighting for Massachusetts and… Read more

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by DAVID GINSBURG, AP Sports Writer BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have obtained left-hander reliever Andrew Miller from the Boston Red Sox for minor league pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez. Miller provides the AL East-leading Orioles… Read more