- MGM Resorts files lawsuit against Connecticut officials Updated: Aug-04-15 4:11 pm
HARTFORD, Connecticut - Casino developer MGM Resorts International filed a lawsuit Tuesday against several top state officials, including Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, saying a law he signed that could lead to a third tribal casino in the state is unconstitutional because it gives two tribes preferential treatment.
- Track construction begins on New Haven-Springfield rail line Updated: Aug-03-15 9:10 pm
HARTFORD, Connecticut - Construction of a second track for the expanded rail line from New Haven to Springfield, Massachusetts, began Monday, and commuters will be bused along the route for the next year.
- Woman crossing street struck, killed by truck in Springfield Updated: Aug-01-15 11:55 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Police say a 60-year-old woman has died after she was hit by a pickup truck while trying to run across State Street in Springfield.
- Police: Lesbian couple attacked at Six Flags in Mass. Updated: Jul-31-15 4:49 pm
AGAWAM, Massachusetts - Police say two western Massachusetts women attacked a lesbian couple from Rhode Island whom they saw kissing at Six Flags New England.
- Woman denies murder charge in shooting of Connecticut man Updated: Jul-30-15 6:29 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A Springfield woman has been held without bail after pleading not guilty to a murder charge in the 2014 shooting of a Connecticut man.
- Police boss' son pleads not guilty in plot to aid IS group Updated: Jul-29-15 12:58 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A Boston police captain's son accused of plotting an attack on a college campus in support of the Islamic State group pleaded not guilty Wednesday to weapons and assault charges.
- Dropkick Murphys honor fallen Massachusetts Marine Updated: Jul-28-15 6:01 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Friends and family of the Massachusetts Marine killed by a gunman in Tennessee celebrated his life in raucous fashion with a show by the Dropkick Murphys.
- Western Massachusetts man dies saving sister from drowning Updated: Jul-27-15 5:14 pm
WESTFIELD, Massachusetts - Officials say an 18-year-old Springfield man was trying to save his 14-year-old sister from drowning when he lost his own life.
- Hometown wake for Massachusetts marine killed in Tennessee Updated: Jul-26-15 4:35 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - People in his hometown paid their respects on Sunday to a Massachusetts Marine killed by a gunman who attacked a military facility in Tennessee two weeks ago.
- Taxi crashes into Springfield pizza shop, no injuries Updated: Jul-26-15 2:41 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A taxi has crashed through a chicken and pizza shop in Springfield, but authorities say no one has been hurt.
- Man accused of pulling gun on grandmother after dispute Updated: Jul-22-15 5:26 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A 27-year-old Springfield man has been ordered held on $5,000 bail after his grandmother told police he pulled a gun on her in a dispute.
- Police arrest suspect in Springfield following 70-mile chase Updated: Jul-20-15 8:28 pm
FRAMINGHAM, Massachusetts - A man suspected of stealing a taxi in Watertown has pleaded not guilty to several charges after state police say he led them on a high-speed, 70-mile chase all the way to Springfield.
- Springfield woman's murder trial delayed Updated: Jul-20-15 7:11 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - The trial of a Massachusetts woman charged with running down and killing another woman authorities say she thought was a romantic rival has been delayed.
- Springfield man gets 18 months in jail for fatal car crash Updated: Jul-16-15 6:17 am
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - A Springfield man whose best friend died when he crashed his car has been sentenced to 18 months in jail after pleading guilty to vehicular homicide.
- Police: Man charged after calling person a 'terrorist' Updated: Jul-15-15 11:32 am
LUDLOW, Massachusetts - Police arrested a western Massachusetts man on civil rights and other charges after they say he called his neighbor who appeared to be of Middle Eastern descent a "terrorist."
- MGM and state near deal on saving historic buildings Updated: Jul-09-15 12:47 pm
BOSTON - MGM Resorts and historic preservation officials are nearing agreement on buildings targeted for demolition as part of an $800 million casino development in Springfield.
- Man dies in fire in Springfield; 2 escape flames Updated: Jul-08-15 3:37 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Massachusetts - Springfield fire officials have identified a man who died in an overnight fire in the Forest Park neighborhood.