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Bill Martin

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Greenfield Parking Garage Project Possibly Revived

Less than a month after declaring the project dead because due to a lack of financing, Mayor Martin says state officials have shown renewed support for the project.


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Easthampton High School Identifies Student in Threat

Easthampton School Superintendent Nancy Follansbee says the student has been identified and is facing disciplinary action.


in National

FDA approves first genetically modified salmon for consumption

AquaBounty Technologies' salmon became the first genetically engineered animal to receive U.S. approval for human consumption, setting the stage for more such approvals.

fire chief

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Three Escape Westhampton Farm House Fire

Nine fire departments battled the fire on Parson's Family Farm property on Easthampton Road.

People protest in front of New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office following his decision to shut down fantasy sports sites FanDuel and DraftKings, in the Manhattan borough of New York November 13, 2015. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

in Entertainment, Sports

Massachusetts to ban fantasy sports for people under 21

Massachusetts would prohibit people under the age of 21 from playing paid fantasy sports games under a proposed set of regulations for the fast-growing, multibillion-dollar industry laid out on Thursday by state Attorney General Maura Healey.


in Music

Willie Nelson makes country music history

The musician is in some pretty elite company.


in Entertainment

WATCH: 360 degree view of ‘The Lion King’ is a true circle of life

This rendition lets you do everything from seeing individual cast members to letting you peek behind the curtain to see what's going on backstage.


in Weird

At least the car thieves were helpful

Police say two car thieves made an unexpected stop after stealing a vehicle Wednesday morning: They dropped an 8-year-old boy off at school after they discovered him in the backseat.


in Entertainment

Chris Hemsworth ‘resigns’ his sexiest man alive status

"The Avengers" star has been bumped by soccer standout David Beckham.


in National, World

Suspected mastermind of Paris attacks killed in raid

Abdelhamid Abaaoud, a 28-year-old Belgian militant, who had boasted of mounting attacks in Europe for the Islamic State, was accused of orchestrating Friday's coordinated bombings and shootings in the French capital, which killed 129 people.


in Sports

NHL revamps All-Star game format

The league has announced that it will hold a 3-on-3 tournament in which players will be grouped according to their team's division.


in Sports

Keuchel, Arrieta win Cy Young award

The Chicago Cubs and the Houston Astros have a lot to celebrate.


in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Consumers favor Amazon for online holiday shopping

A majority of consumers plan to go to Amazon for most of their online holiday shopping, according to a new poll, even after traditional retailers have collectively spent billions of dollars to try to capture online demand.


in Sports


A larger field and new course have been added, making the final, official tournament on the PGA TOUR in 2015 one to watch.


in National

Volkswagen says U.S. diesel owners will get gift cards, repairs

VW has set aside $6.9 billion to cover costs after it admitted to installing "defeat devices" in 11 million vehicles worldwide with diesel engines built since 2008.


in National, World

Republicans, defying Obama, propose tightening Syrian refugee screening

House Republican lawmakers defied President Barack Obama on Wednesday and laid out plans to tighten screening of Syrian refugees after the Paris attacks, in a political fight that challenges the U.S. view of itself as a refuge for downtrodden immigrants.


in Sports

NFL set to defend $1B concussion settlement amid appeals

The NFL will ask a federal appeals court in Philadelphia to uphold a potential $1 billion plan to settle thousands of concussion lawsuits filed by former players.


in Sports

Thursday’s Sports Minute

Here's a look at some of the big sports stories making headlines today, Thursday, Nov. 19.


in National

ISIS threatens New York next

There is no "specific and credible threat" against NYC, despite a newly released Islamic State video suggesting America's most populous city is a target of attacks such as those in Paris.


in Black Friday, Lifestyle

Here’s the truth about Black Friday ‘doorbusters’

Planning on waiting in line for Black Friday? You may want to think twice.

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in Music

Ringo Starr is selling copy No. 1 of the ‘White Album’


Looking for a unique Christmas gift? It'll only cost you a cool $60 grand.

in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Harrison Ford, Chewbacca settle feud


With a little help from Jimmy Kimmel and Adele, Harrison Ford and Chewbacca finally set aside their past differences.

in Viral Videos

A Thanksgiving miracle


The power of song!

in Music

Foo Fighters dedicate free album to Paris victims


The band has been teasing a new release with a countdown on their official website over the last few weeks, and they have finally unveiled a collection of five songs, titled "Saint Cecilia."

in Viral Videos

Kid battles through hiccups to rock national anthem


Young Ethan battled through the hiccups to perform perhaps the greatest rendition of the Australian national anthem ever.