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2 hrs ago | MassLive.com
EAST LONGMEADOW -- Police charged a 37-year-old Springfield man with shoplifting by concealing merchandise Wednesday morning after he allegedly attempted to steal a dozen or more tubes of toothpaste from the Dollar Tree on North Main St. Sgt.
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6 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield
Able-bodied men from the Nigerian town of Chibok have taken to the dangerous Sambisa Forest to search for more than 100 abducted girls and young women whom the military claimed to have freed from their Islamic extremist kidnappers, an education official said Thursday.
10 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield
A woman was accidentally shot and killed by a child in Easley on Thursday afternoon, Major Tim Tollison confirmed to FOX Carolina.
15 hrs ago | CTNow.com
Springfield, Mass., has seen better days. Many industrial cities that boomed during the 19th century are like that.
19 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield
Springfield police are investigating the attempted theft of a leaf blower that took place at the General Saw and Lawnmower store at 218 St. James Blvd. Two men in their mid-20s entered the store April 8 about 10 a.m. and attempted to saw through the wire securing on a $500 leaf blower, according to Springfield police Sgt.
23 hrs ago | MassLive.com
A report received just after 2:30 a.m. indicated a victim was robbed at gunpoint in the vicinity of Boston Road and Rosewell Street, just east of the Boston Road-Breckwood Boulevard intersection.
Members of the Northwestern Anti-Crime Task Force arrested a man while they say he was delivering nearly 100 grams of heroin in Athol.
PARAGOULD, AR Police tell Region 8 News the Paragould OBGYN accused of taking nude photos of clients without their knowledge or consent has been arrested.
House Majority Leader Eric Cantor is criticizing President Barack Obama for attacking the same lawmakers he's supposed to be working with on immigration.
The Springfield Police Homicide Unit began investigating a death that occurred March 22 after investigators found a 61-year-old man dead in his apartment.
The ferry sent a distress signal at about 9 a.m. The South Korean Coast Guard rushed to help the 474 people on board.
The Day of New London reports that 25-year-old Brian Faford and 57-year-old Donald Faford, both of East Lyme, were free on $75,000 bonds after their appearance in court in New London on Tuesday.
The Stay in School initiative honored eight schools on Tuesday for outstanding attendance, but students made it clear their motivation came from within themselves, their parents, peers and staff.
SPRINGFIELD - A man injured in a reported hammer assault in the city's North End was taken to a local hospital for treatment early Tuesday morning.
A Hampden Superior Court jury on Tuesday found Ayyub Abdul-Alim guilty of possession of a firearm and ammunition without a firearms identification card.
A white supremacist is facing a capital murder charge and a premeditated first-degree murder charge in the death of three people at two Jewish center shootings.
The anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings promises to be a day of tributes to the three people who died, the more than 260 people who were injured, and the first responders, doctors and nurses who helped them.