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    Syrian strike
    Should the U.S. extend its fight against ISIS into Syria?
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    Summer deluges wash out, close part of Berry Pond Circuit Road

    PITTSFIELD -- A popular, rustic camping area usually filled with hearty campers on Labor Day weekend is closed and will remain off limits for the rest of the year. Full Story
    Pittsfield Police Log for Monday, Aug. 25

    Monday, Aug. 25 12:11 a.m.: Police receive a report of an unwanted subject at the Wood Brothers Building on North Street. Full Story
    V&V buys liquor license from rival North Adams retailer

    NORTH ADAMS -- Vins et Viandes has reached an agreement to purchase the off-premise liquor license of River Street Package Store, its parent company First Hartford Realty Corp. "We will be asking for a transfer of the license from his location to ours," said Neil Ellis, president of First Hartford. Full Story
    (Richard Lord / Berkshire Eagle Staff)
    Scott Berliner wins NENY PGA Stroke Play Championship at Wahconah CC

    DALTON -- When three-time defending champion Scott Berliner bolted to a five-shot lead in the Northeast New York PGA Stroke Play Championship, it was easy to assume that Tuesday's final round at Wahconah Country Club would be more of a coronation than a competition. Full Story
    (Geoff Liesik/AP)
    Woman accused of setting fire with burned bacon

    VERNAL, Utah (AP) — A Utah woman accused of using a pound of bacon to start a fire in her ex-boyfriend's house will stand trial on arson charges. Full Story
    Reality star accused of rape, child molestation

    BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Discovery Channel has canceled reality TV star Will Hayden's popular "Sons of Guns" show after his arrest on an aggravated rape charge. Full Story