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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Springfield man is facing animal cruelty charges for allegedly killing a neighbor’s 4-pound Chihuahua that had wandered onto his lawn. Police say 66-year-old Freddie Guy is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday. Witnesses told police that they saw Guy on Tuesday...
STOUGHTON, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts State Police say a Brockton man has been charged in a fatal crash that killed a 21-year-old man. Police responded just after 3 a.m. Sunday to reports of a pedestrian struck on Route 24 near Exit 20 in Stoughton. Police say an investigation indicated a 1999...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Playboy Enterprises has settled a lawsuit by a model who claimed she was hurt when an employee whacked her in the buttocks with a golf club during a Southern California event. According to City News Service, Elizabeth Dickson’s attorney told a judge on Monday that the case was...
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Presidential candidate Jeb Bush says he once got an email asking if he would go back in time, if it were possible, and kill the baby Adolf Hitler. “It said, ‘If you could go back in time and kill baby Hitler, would you? I need to know,’” Bush told a Huffington Post...
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A mass-fatality team will begin working to recover the bodies of victims and sift through the wreckage of a small business jet that crashed into an apartment building in northeast Ohio. Investigators on Wednesday will attempt to determine why the jet whose owner said was...
BOSTON (AP) — Authorities say two police officers were injured after a driver dragged them from a moving car while they were conducting a traffic stop in a Boston neighborhood. Police say the incident happened at about 7 p.m. Sunday in Mattapan. The officers had pulled over a car at Blue Hill...
BOSTON (AP) — Political leaders from across New England met with business leaders Monday to discuss ways to combat New England’s deadly opioid addiction problem, including tightening regulations around prescription painkillers. Also Monday, Massachusetts’ top medical schools said they’ve reached...
Today is Tuesday, Nov. 10, the 314th day of 2015. There are 51 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On Nov. 10, 1975, the U.N. General Assembly approved a resolution equating Zionism with racism (the world body repealed the resolution in Dec. 1991). The ore-hauling ship SS...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A pot belly can be a bad thing — even if you’re not considered overweight. New research suggests normal-weight people who carry their fat at their waistlines may be at higher risk of death over the years than overweight or obese people whose fat is more concentrated on the hips...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — You can’t buy hearts, kidneys or other organs but money can still help you get one. Wealthy people are more likely to get on multiple waiting lists and score a transplant, and less likely to die while waiting for one, a new study finds. The work confirms what many have long...

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