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    Blame game
    Is the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 Russia's fault?
     Yes.
     No.
    (Stephanie Zollshan / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Pittsfield bans tobacco use at parks, playgrounds

    Youth-focused regulations to take effect Sept. 15
    PITTSFIELD -- Following a public hearing that attracted mostly supportive comments, the Board of Health on Wednesday adopted sweeping new anti-tobacco use regulations, focusing on preventing youth smoking. Full Story
    POLICE LOG
    Pittsfield Police Log for Tuesday, July 22

    Tuesday, July 22 7:19 a.m.: Police receive a report of smoke in the area on Faulkner Place. Full Story
    LOCAL NEWS
    (Ben Garver / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    New England Log Homes site bioremediation begins

    GREAT BARRINGTON -- For years, the New England Log Homes site on Bridge Street was the poster child for truly unlovely parcels of land. Full Story
    SPORTS
    (Associated Press)
    Ortiz’s HR not enough against Blue Jays

    TORONTO (AP) -- Jose Bautista homered and drove in two runs, R.A. Dickey won for the first time in three starts and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Boston Red Sox 6-4 on Wednesday night. Full Story
    Man run over by own truck during road rage

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A man in Florida apparently got a dose of road rage karma when police say he was run over by his own pickup truck after getting out to bang on another driver's window. Full Story
    (Denis Poroy/Denis Poroy/Invision/AP)
    Fans start lining up as Comic-Con floor opens

    Comic-Con is all about bringing fans close to the artists and properties they love — after navigating crowds and waiting in line. Full Story