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    10/19/2014 05:06 PM EDT - SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) -- Springfield police are trying to determine the cause of a crash that killed a man who was ejected from his car after it hit a utility pole.   Full Story
     
    Tentative deal reached in Easthampton fatal crash
    10/20/2014 06:32 AM EDT - NORTHAMPTON -- A Springfield man police say was drunk when he crashed his van in Easthampton last year, killing his 3-year-old daughter and the driver of another vehicle, has reached a tentative plea deal. Full Story

    10/20/2014 05:55 AM EDT - BOSTON (AP) -- Federal prosecutors and lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are due in court Monday for a status conference.   Full Story
     
    Ex-Massachusetts Episcopalian Bishop Shaw dies
    10/18/2014 09:49 PM EDT - BOSTON >> Thomas Shaw, a gay monk who served as bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts for nearly two decades and championed Palestinian, minority and other causes, has died. Full Story

    10/17/2014 07:01 AM EDT - BOSTON (AP) -- Old Ironsides is taking one last spin in Boston Harbor before it heads to dry dock for a three-year restoration project.   Full Story
     
     
    10/20/2014 06:35 AM EDT - Test: Spanish nurse free of virus MADRID (AP) -- A Spanish nursing assistant infected with Ebola after treating missionary priests with the disease repatriated from West Africa has managed to beat it after nearly two weeks of treatment in Madrid   Full Story
     
    Concord's Jennings running for lieutenant governor to try to make state history
    10/20/2014 06:35 AM EDT - FITCHBURG -- Angus Jennings wants to talk about housing. And zoning. And if you've really got some time, he'll break down what the relationship between state and local government should be. Full Story

    10/20/2014 06:35 AM EDT - CHELMSFORD -- The town came out 2-for-3 in a series of recently resolved labor disputes originating in the Fire Department.   Full Story
     
    Local firms would sell wood -- if they had it
    10/20/2014 06:35 AM EDT - In the coming cold winter months, many Massachusetts residents are looking forward to warm, crackling fires in their homes. Full Story

    10/20/2014 06:35 AM EDT - With Cheryl Bartlett, Massachusetts' commissioner of public health, resigning, let's assume Gov. Deval Patrick is holding interviews for the job,and let's assume that, in a state known for officials who keep popping up in jobs they may or may not be   Full Story
     
     
    10/19/2014 11:07 PM EDT - BENNINGTON -- Boston-based historian Ben Z. Rose spoke at the annual meeting of the Bennington Historical Society on Sunday about Mum Bett, a slave who sued her owner for freedom, and won. Rose, the author of "John Stark: Maverick General" and "Mother of Freedom: Mum Bett and the Roots of Abolition," spoke for about half an hour, then took questions from the audience, which included his   Full Story
     
    Hoosick Falls school board reviews capital project specifics
    10/19/2014 10:43 PM EDT - HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. -- The Hoosick Falls Central School Board of Education met last week to discuss the district’s capital project referendum and also approved faculty changes, an asbestos monitoring bid and the prom committee’s 2015 junior/senior prom proposal. Superintendent Ken Facin opened the meeting with a thank you to the board members, and in his report commented that Full Story

    10/19/2014 11:08 PM EDT - BENNINGTON -- The Vermont Veterans Home hosted its inaugural ALS Walk on Saturday, bringing out more than 100 people to raise money for the Northern New England chapter of the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association. Also known as Lou Gehrig's Disease, ALS is twice as common among veterans.   Full Story
     
    SVMC to host Bright Pink Super Saturday
    10/19/2014 11:09 PM EDT - BENNINGTON -- Southwestern Vermont Medical Center Obstetrics and Gynecology is partnering with Women's View Midwifery for an event in acknowledgment of October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Saturday, Oct. 25, event will take place from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The hospital is sponsoring pink food and pink drinks. Full Story

    10/19/2014 11:10 PM EDT - BENNINGTON -- Sculpture artist Willard Boepple spoke to guests Saturday about his work at the Bennington Museum, which has unveiled an installation of a collection of his abstract sculptures. "This is just a good informal way to chat," Boepple said. "People have a lot of questions about what abstract sculpture is, what it means, what the heck is this all about, what you're thinking   Full Story
     
     
    10/19/2014 09:45 PM EDT - PUTNEY -- When Landmark College president Peter Eden first arrived on campus three years ago he quickly developed a long list of projects he wanted to begin to update and modernize the Putney campus.   Full Story
     
    Area responders provide backup support at Keene riots
    10/20/2014 07:15 AM EDT - BRATTLEBORO -- Police and firefighters from Brattleboro helped out in Keene, N.H., Saturday when large crowds at the town's annual pumpkin festival turned violent. Full Story

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    10/19/2014 09:47 PM EDT - JAFFREY, N.H. -- On Mount Monadnock, hikers file up the 3,165-foot peak in lockstep, protected from drizzling rain by a luminous golden canopy of leaves.   Full Story
     
    Domestic abuse victim: 'It is possible to get away'
    10/19/2014 09:49 PM EDT - BRATTLEBORO -- Lydia hopes her story will inspire others who are trapped in abusive relationships. Full Story

    10/19/2014 09:49 PM EDT - BRATTLEBORO -- A former Dummerston man -- already facing federal charges for possession of child pornography -- pleaded not guilty on Friday to molesting a young child in Brattleboro earlier this year.   Full Story
     
     
    Super drunk woman arrested, mistook jail for bar

    PAW PAW, Mich. (AP) — One is a building with bars. The other is a building with a bar. A very drunk woman apparently had trouble telling them apart and ended up in a southwestern Michigan jail cell. Full Story
    (Matt Sayles/AP)
    On the road to find the world's funniest person

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was last summer and Israeli-Palestinian tensions were at the highest they'd been in some time when Jamie Masada hit on a formula for world peace: Forget about guns and bombs, and just tell jokes to each other. Full Story
    (Greg Gayne / FX)
    Charlie Sheen breaks up with porn star fiancee

    The “Anger Management” star had planned to marry Brett Rossi in November, but now says he wants to devote his time to his children.