Publication: MassLive

First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 53 mins ago - 2 reports

Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Steve Grossman talks student loan debt, tax policy with UMass Amherst students

AMHERST — Massachusetts Treasurer Steve Grossman fielded a variety of questions from UMass Amherst students on Wednesday as he spent a solid part of the day campaigning for governor in Western Massachusetts .Introduced by State Sen. Stan Rosenberg, an ... [Published MassLive - 53 mins ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

CNR Changchun Railway Vehicles executives visit Western New England engineering department

SPRINGFIELD - Chinese executives who hope to build a factory here to churn out passenger cars for the MBTA and railroads beyond learned Wednesday about railroad research already going on at Western New England University .=blanck>Changchun Railway ... [Published MassLive - 1 hour ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

UMass Amherst student on trial for raping another student 'wanted ... pursued ... chased' victim for weeks, prosecutor contends

“He wanted her, he pursued her, he chased her,” said Northwestern Assistant District Attorney Carrie Russell during opening arguments in the trial of Weiland Wang, 19, of Hadley.“He knew what he wanted ... and he took it against (the victim’s) will and ... [Published MassLive - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Supporters to walk, run on Sunday for autism awareness

The event begins on Sunday with a 5K run at 10 a.m. (with day-of registration from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.) but kicks off at 1 p.m. with a ceremony marking the beginning of the walk. The fundraiser has been running for 15 years, said Siegel, and is the largest ... [Published MassLive - 2 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Attorney: Elizabeth Marc-Aurele 'didn't know she struck anyone' after fatal hit-and-run in Worcester

WORCESTER - A Leicester woman accused of fatally striking an 83-year-old man in Worcester then leaving the scene didn’t know she hit a person and didn’t get out to check because she was afraid of the neighborhood, her attorney said.Elizabeth Marc-Aurele, ... [Published MassLive - 3 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 2 reports

Police investigate double shooting on West Boylston Drive

Information on what led up to the shooting is limited at this time and the investigation is ongoing, according to police.Investigators urge anyone who may have knowledge about this incident to contact police at (508) 799-8674, or they can also send an ... [Published MassLive - 7 hours ago]
Entities: Police, Investigation
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 3 reports

Editorial: Videotaping strip search lawsuit points to a troubling inconsistency at Hampden County Sheriff's Department

Debra Baggett, a former inmate of the Western Massachusetts Women’s Correctional Center in Chicopee, is the lead plaintiff in a lawsuit that is troubling.Baggett was an inmate at the Chicopee lockup from Sept. 2, through Sept. 12, 2008, and again from ... [Published MassLive - 4 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

DPW superintendent Craig Dolan arrested

Police would not release any information about the arrest Tuesday night.Reached late Tuesday, though, Town Manager Charles T. Blanchard said he had been notified about Dolan's arrest and will review the details Wednesday morning so he can decide what ... [Published MassLive - 5 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 4 reports

Police arrest 3 on gun, drug charges following Main Street disturbance

Holyoke police Lt. James Albert said officers were called to the area of 851 Main St. just after 1 p.m. for a report of a disturbance involving a gun.People at the scene gave police a description of a vehicle that fled the scene, and officers stopped ... [Published MassLive - 7 hours ago]
Entities: Drug Charge, Arrests, Police
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 3 reports

Live Coverage: Jury selection in Berkshire triple murder trial of David Chalue

SPRINGFIELD - Jury selection begins today in the Berkshire triple murder trial of David Chalue.Chalue is the second of three co-defendants to face trial in Hampden Superior Court.In August 2011, weeks before he was to testify against Adam Lee Hall, Robert ... [Published MassLive - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 3 reports

Who are the Top 10 women's finishers in the 2014 Boston Marathon?

Who are the top 10 women to finish the 2014 Boston Marathon today? Following winner Meb Keflezighi , of San Diego, in the Top 10 were three of her fellow Kenyans, three Ethiopian runners, one Belarusian and two Americans, including top American finisher ... [Published MassLive - Apr 21 2014]
Entities: Boston Marathon
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 4 reports

Boston Marathon runners finish emotional first race since 2013 bombings

BOSTON — Some of them ran for charity, others ran to remember and some just ran because, well, that's what they do.Long after the elite runners had cleared the finish line area outside Copley Square, thousands of runners slowly trotted across the now-iconic ... [Published MassLive - Apr 21 2014]

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