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Dominant George Sommerville returns for final season

Taconic swimmer George Sommerville has been one of the better Berkshire County swimmers since his freshman year on Valentine Road. He is a reigning two-time All-Eagle most valuable player, and is a three-time All-Eagle pick. Full Story
Rotting food prompts German gas leak scare

BERLIN (AP) — Emergency officials called to check out a suspected gas leak in Germany found a culprit they didn't expect: a fridge full of rotting food. Full Story
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'Under the Dome' cast teases possibility of escape

SAN DIEGO (AP) — "Under the Dome" is broadening its scope. At a Comic-Con panel Thursday, "Under the Dome" star Mike Vogel teased the possibility of some of the characters leaving the impenetrable dome that encompasses the town of Chester's Mill, Maine, on the TV drama. Full Story
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Alec Baldwin gets off with 'be a good boy' in court

Judge gives hotheaded actor chance to clear his record after Baldwin says he would rather pay fine than apologize for bicycle arrest.