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Thomas Berger, the witty and eclectic novelist who reimagined the American West in the historical yarn "Little Big Man" and mastered genres ranging from detective stories to domestic farce, has died at age 89. Berger's literary agent, Cristina Concepcion, said Monday that he died in Nyack Hospital on July 13, just days before his 90th birthday.
HOLYOKE -- When police responded to a report of a stabbing at Elm and Appleton streets July 13, it was their 259th call to that spot this year.
Dash cameras hold a lot of answers surrounding the finals moments in determining who fired the shot that killed a 5-year-old girl during a shootout between police and a man suspected of abducting her, law enforcement close to the case said.
A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was convicted Monday of impeding the investigation into the bombing.
Karla Fitzpatrick is now charged with child endangering for what happened near 40th and Woodland in Cleveland with her kids home alone.
HOLYOKE - They stood looking up at a massive rectangular window, boarded up with slats of wood painted red.
Dr. Greg Berns at Emory University says dogs really understand what we say to them and his one-of-a-kind dog project looks to prove it.
Farrah Franklin, a member of Destiny's Child for five months in 2000, was arrested in Horry County early Sunday morning for disorderly conduct.
A Brockton man is headed to court to face charges in connection with the fatal weekend stabbing of another city man.
Libya's Health Ministry says clashes between rival militias fighting for control of the international airport in the capital, Tripoli, have killed 47 people over the past 24 hours.
One person was killed in a Saturday afternoon accident on Highway 49 in Covington County.
Police said they were called to the unnamed business at 4300 South 34th Street, where employees discovered several construction items had been removed.
Iran has turned all of its enriched uranium closest to the level needed to make nuclear arms into more harmless forms, the United Nations' nuclear agency said Sunday.
A Spartanburg couple wants to make sure rabbits in need of new homes are cared for, having taken in several bunnies through the years, including one that gets around with a pair of wheels.
Authorities are working to clear up unanswered questions that still remain nearly two days after a 5-year-old girl was killed when the man suspected of abducting her pointed his gun at police during a tense standoff.
Germany on Sunday honored a group of Nazi-era officers who tried to kill Adolf Hitler 70 years ago.
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Updated: Tue Jul 22, 2014 02:29 am
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