- Police: Investigation underway after teen shot, wounded Updated: Feb-08-16 5:13 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Police are investigating a shooting in Springfield that injured a teenager over the weekend.
- Mass. woman pleads guilty to slamming kids' heads on floor Updated: Feb-05-16 8:23 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A Massachusetts woman has been sentenced to nine months in jail for slamming her four young children's heads into the floor of a Springfield grocery store while high on drugs.
- Springfield man charged with aggressive panhandling Updated: Feb-04-16 7:45 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A Springfield man charged with terrorizing a family with a toddler with his aggressive panhandling has been held on $500 bail, but instead of being sent to jail, he was sent for a mental health evaluation and treatment.
- Trial delayed for woman accused of killing romantic rival Updated: Feb-03-16 4:06 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - The trial of a Springfield woman accused of using her vehicle to run down and kill a woman she perceived as a romantic rival has been delayed.
- 2 men get life sentences in Springfield slaying Updated: Feb-02-16 12:02 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Two men have been sentenced to life in prison without parole for their roles in the fatal shooting of a man standing on the porch of a Springfield home in 2013.
- Man who has spent 30 years in prison for rape gets new trial Updated: Jan-27-16 3:59 pm
FALL RIVER, Massachusetts - A Massachusetts judge has ordered a new trial for a man who has spent 30 years in prison after being convicted of raping an elderly woman in 1985 based in part on one strand of hair.
- Police investigating Springfield's first homicide of 2016 Updated: Jan-26-16 2:03 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Police have released the identity of a 71-year-old man who was shot and killed in Springfield's North End, the city's first homicide of the year.
- Medical examiner: Pittsfield victim was shot in the head Updated: Jan-26-16 7:19 am
PITTSFIELD, Massachusetts - The medical examiner has ruled that a man who died after being found unresponsive in a Pittsfield parking lot last weekend died from a gunshot wound to the head.
- Hospital: Improper disinfections may have exposed patients Updated: Jan-22-16 5:15 pm
WESTFIELD, Massachusetts - A western Massachusetts hospital has notified its patients that the scopes used in their colonoscopy procedures may not have been properly disinfected.
- Mom's lawyer: Murder charges in babies' deaths 'speculation' Updated: Jan-21-16 8:37 pm
WORCESTER, Massachusetts - A defense lawyer on Thursday accused prosecutors of "speculation" in the filing of murder charges against a woman who lived in a filthy home where the skeletal remains of two babies and a fetus were found.
- Springfield man guilty of binding man to cross, beating him Updated: Jan-21-16 6:58 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A 37-year-old western Massachusetts man has been found guilty of strapping another man who allegedly sold drugs for him to a cross and beating him.
- Attorney: Arrest was sparked by cigarette purchase denial Updated: Jan-19-16 7:10 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A defense attorney for a western Massachusetts man arrested for allegedly being in possession of a stun gun says the incident was sparked when his client was denied the purchase of cigarettes.
- MGM officials, city leaders touring casino construction site Updated: Jan-18-16 5:01 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - MGM officials are leading a tour of their planned casino site in western Massachusetts.
- Police: 1 suspect in custody after Springfield cab theft Updated: Jan-18-16 7:04 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Police say one suspect is in custody after two men stole a taxi at gunpoint over the weekend in Springfield.
- Judge: police search that found cocaine in car was illegal Updated: Jan-15-16 3:28 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A Massachusetts judge has ruled that state troopers illegally searched a car on Interstate 91 last April when they found cocaine and charged two Vermont men with trafficking drugs.
- Man asks judge not to go 'upstate with killers and rapists' Updated: Jan-13-16 7:06 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A western Massachusetts man begged a judge not to send him "upstate with killers and rapists" after pleading guilty to a slew of charges stemming from an assault and a high-speed chase.
- Retired Massachusetts officer charged with stealing money Updated: Jan-12-16 8:06 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A retired Massachusetts police officer has been charged with stealing about $400,000 from the Springfield department's evidence room.
- 2 die in western Massachusetts car crash Updated: Jan-11-16 7:38 am
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - One of the two men who died in a head-on car crash in West Springfield late last week has been identified as key member of the western Massachusetts music scene.