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UMass: Fast Food $15 Wage No Problem

A new study out of UMass Amherst says the fast-food industry can easily afford to pay its workers 15-dollars-an-hour.

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Southampton OK’s $30K For Septic Land

Southampton has approved spending 30-thousand to buy a half acre that would host a septic system for a future public safety complex.

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Holyoke Treasurer’s Salary Remains Intact

Holyoke City Treasurer Jon Lumbra won't be seeing an immediate pay cut.

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Springfield Sues Over Homeless Influx

The city of Springfield has filed a lawsuit regarding two apartment buildings where an influx of homeless people have been relocated.

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Fake baby from ‘American Sniper’ deserves an Oscar

The blockbuster film starring Bradley Cooper may be controversial, but one thing not up for debate is that this baby is fake!

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Shaq is now a police officer

The former NBA star is now a reserve police officer in South Florida.

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Senate committee to examine testing in schools

The Republican-controlled panel is revising the landmark No Child Left Behind education law.

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Facebook cracks down on fake news

Facebook has taken steps to clamp down on "hoaxes" and fake news stories that can spread like wildfire.

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J. Lo is not a cougar

The actress is not a fan of the term and says she is not on the prowl for younger guys.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at some of the sports stories making headlines today, Wednesday, Jan. 21.

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WATCH: Super Bowl stereotypes

Your Super Bowl party will be like this ... even though you hope it's not.

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Gym time won’t cancel out all that sitting around we’re doing

It’s well known that too much sitting time is bad for our health but it turns out it might be worse than we thought.

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Republican newcomer Ernst says Congress ready to change direction

Ernst, just two weeks into her Senate career, also appealed for cooperation from Obama.

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Our favorite #DeflateGate tweets

Some of the ballsiest reactions to the latest NFL controversy.

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Celebrity Catchphrase

Jimmy Fallon and J. Lo team up against Anthony Mackie and Steve Higgins for a very intense game.

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in Entertainment, Lifestyle

More than milk: Pairing booze with Girl Scout cookies

Here's our guide to pairing beer and wine with America's favorite cookies.

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Obama to visit Selma for 50th anniversary of civil rights marches

President Barack Obama in March will recognize the 50th anniversary of historic marches fighting segregation.

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Bostonians want a vote on 2024 Olympic bid

Three-quarters of residents say the city should vote on a planned bid to host the Olympic Games.

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Obama strikes defiant tone in State of the Union

It's time to "turn the page" from recession and war to boost middle-class Americans who have been left behind, the President says.

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ESPN: Patriots used under-inflated balls against Colts

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has dismissed claims as "ridiculous."

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This week’s top alternative tracks

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LISTEN: This week's top alternative songs, according to the weekly Billboard chart.

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Elders play Grand Theft Auto V

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They have no problem shooting people, but they refuse to run a red light!

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Gibson gives away guitars with ‘golden tickets’

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The Great Gibson Grab will raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project.

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Jimmy Fallon and Bill Gates drink ‘poop water’

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Bill Gates challenges Jimmy to taste test water from the Omniprocessor, which turns sewage into clean drinking water.

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WATCH: A ‘bad lip reading’ of the year in football

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A look back on what NFL players (maybe) said this year.