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    North Adams man gets 6 months for punching woman in face last year

    12/19/2014 10:14 PM EST
    NORTH ADAMS >> In a case of competing witnesses, a North Holden Street man was found guilty and sentenced to six months in jail on Friday for punching a woman in the face in 2013. 
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    New York man pleads guilty to stealing change machine, quarters from Country Inn
    12/19/2014 10:14 PM EST - NORTH ADAMS >> A Petersburgh, N.Y., man admitted in Northern Berkshire District Court on Friday to his role in the theft of a change machine and quarters from arcade games at Jiminy Peak's Country Inn last October. Full Story

    Pittsfield man held without bail in alleged snow plow attack
    12/19/2014 10:12 PM EST - PITTSFIELD >> A city man who allegedly rammed a car with his snow plow and threatened the driver with a gun is being held without bail pending a dangerousness hearing Monday. Full Story

    Connecticut man hits pedestrian with car in Great Barrington, police say
    12/19/2014 10:11 PM EST - GREAT BARRINGTON >> A 24-year-old Connecticut man drove onto the sidewalk in front of Town Hall, struck and injured a pedestrian and now faces charges, according to town police. Full Story

    New York woman killed 5-year-old boy, police say
    12/19/2014 10:09 PM EST - BERNE, N.Y. >> A 19-year-old woman strangled a 5-year-old cousin who had been in her parents' care, then discarded his body along a road before calling in a false report that two masked intruders took the boy from their Albany-area home, authorities said Friday. Full Story

    Man without use of arms facing gun charge released

    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A man who can't use his arms because of a spinal condition but faces a gun possession charge has been released from a New Jersey jail without having to pay bail. Full Story
    9 films advance in Oscars shortlist for best foreign film

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The list of contenders for best foreign film got a bit smaller Friday as the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced the nine features that will advance to the next round of voting. Full Story