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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - A Springfield man has pleaded guilty to trying to aid the getaway of a friend who had escaped from prison, fatally shot a customer in a barber shop, wounded the barber, and then injured two police officers during a shootout.
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Attacks on polio teams in northwest Pakistan on Friday killed a polio worker and two policemen assigned to protect one of the teams, police and a government official said.
WILBRAHAM - The Board of Selectmen on Thursday night signed an agreement with MGM Springfield that would give the town $100,000 per year for 15 years for impacts from the proposed $800 million Springfield casino.
The Suffolk district attorney's office says the driver of an MBTA bus believed to have struck and killed a Revere woman this week has tested negative for alcohol and drugs.
SPRINGFIELD - Narcotics detectives raided a Pine Point neighborhood home Wednesday night and uncovered a massive marijuana growing operation in the basement.
Danbury police have charged a teenager with murder and assault in the stabbing death of a 19-year-old man during a melee last weekend.
THURSDAY, Dec. 12, 2013 -- Exercise might help breast cancer survivors relieve the joint pain that is a side effect of their medications, researchers say.
East Forest Park residents sounded off about crime and other issues at a community meeting Wednesday evening at Holy Cross Church on Plumtree Road.
Richard Chrisman, who was accused of murder in an on-duty shooting three years ago, pleaded guilty Wednesday morning to manslaughter charges as part of a plea agreement.
A San Diego man has been charged with operating a website that let people anonymously post explicit photographs of others so that he could extort hundreds of dollars from those whose privacy was breached.
A former Fortune 500 executive who lives in New Hampshire is set to be arraigned on charges that he caused a crash that killed a Vermont couple.
Springfield firefighters responded to a suspicious fire reported early Tuesday morning at an abandoned home on Kendall Street in the city's Hungry Hill section.
Germany's chief federal prosecutor says he hasn't decided whether to open an investigation into alleged surveillance by the U.S. National Security Agency but is suggesting that he's skeptical.
Winter Storm Warning for Hampden County was issued at December 13 at 4:14PM EST