• 3 Massachusetts colleges sue state - 09/02/2014 09:18 AM EDT
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    Should the start of the school day be pushed back to accommodate the sleep patterns of teens?
    Pittsfield Police log

    Monday, Sept. 1 12:11 a.m.: A gas odor is reported on April Lane. Services are rendered. Full Story
    (Ben Garver / Berkshire Eagle Staff / photos.berkshireeagle.com)
    Berkshire firefighters train with Western Mass Technical Rescue Team

    PITTSFIELD -- An injured hiker stuck on a steep mountain or a construction worker trapped in a trench, who you gonna call? Full Story
    (Matthew Sprague / Berkshire Eagle Staff)
    Young Mount Greylock girls soccer squad opens season with rout of Drury

    NORTH ADAMS -- Once the outcome of his Mount Greylock team's match was no longer in doubt Tuesday, Mountie girls soccer coach Tom Ostheimer made a number of changes -- both on the field and off. Full Story
    Tuesday's high schools: Morrison's hat trick leads Monument boys soccer to shutout win

    GREAT BARRINGTON -- Henri Morrison had a hat trick and goalkeeper Trevor McFarland stopped a first-half penalty kick as Monument Mountain opened its season with a 4-0 win over Springfield Cathedral on Tuesday afternoon. Full Story
    Caius Veiovis, last of triple-murder defendants, heads to court
    SPRINGFIELD -- Three years after the disappearance and killings of three Pittsfield men, the last of three defendants who police say was responsible will be heading to trial. Full Story

    Great Barrington: Children’s Chorus holding open auditions

    The Berkshire Children’s Chorus is celebrating its 25th season as an independent, non-profit community chorus for students in grades 2-12 in the tri-state Southern Berkshires, will be holding open auditions from 2 to 5 p. Full Story
    New England's tallest lighthouse sells for $78,000

    YORK, Maine (AP) — New England's tallest lighthouse has been sold for $78,000. A federal government spokeswoman says the General Services Administration has accepted a bid for the Boon Island Light Station off York, Maine. Full Story
    (Merrick Morton/AP)
    'Gone Girl,' 'Unbroken' lead drumbeat of fall

    NEW YORK (AP) — Unable to find her second directing project, Angelina Jolie took to sifting through "generals. Full Story
    (Photo by David Buchan/Getty Images)
    Cee Lo Green makes controversial comments about rape

    Former 'The Voice’ judge deleted Twitter account temporarily after causing stir by suggesting women must be conscious to be raped.