Monday, December 9 2013 6:33 AM EST2013-12-09 11:33:35 GMT
The Montgomery Zoo confirmed that one of its Tigers escaped into another animal's pen Sunday. Standard procedure for an animal getting out of its designated area calls for the zoo to go into lockdown.More >>
The Montgomery Zoo confirmed that one of its Tigers escaped into another animal's pen Sunday.More >>
Scores of heads of state and other foreign dignitaries are beginning to converge on South Africa as the final preparations for Tuesday's national memorial service for liberation struggle icon Nelson Mandela are...More >>
Thousands of South African police officers will be on hand at a ceremony honoring Nelson Mandela in a Soweto soccer stadium, and authorities will block access to the site if crowds become too large, officials said Monday.More >>
Thailand's prime minister announced Monday she will dissolve the lower house of Parliament and call early elections in an attempt to calm the country's deepening political crisis.More >>
Desperate to defuse Thailand's deepening political crisis, Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Monday said she is dissolving the lower house of Parliament and called for early elections. But the moves did nothing to...More >>
Chinese authorities have been withholding residence visas for reporters working for The New York Times and Bloomberg in apparent retaliation for the agencies' investigative stories on wealth accumulated by...More >>
Chinese authorities have been withholding residence visas for reporters working for The New York Times and Bloomberg in apparent retaliation for the agencies' investigative stories on wealth accumulated by leaders'...More >>
SPRINGFIELD, MA (WSHM) -
A group that owns land in Palmer hoping to build a Mohegan Sun casino is suing Springfield businessman Peter Picknelly.
Northeast Gaming Group filed the lawsuit against Picknelly and Penn National Gaming for damages claiming Picknelly broke his responsibilities as an invested partner in a plan for a Palmer casino.
The suit claims Picknelly invested $500,000 in the Palmer project five years ago as a "partner," but Picknelly denies he's a partner and claims he no longer has any ties to the Palmer proposal.
CBS 3 Springfield has reached out to Picknelly for a response on the lawsuit.
Picknelly and Penn National are partners hoping to build a casino in Springfield's north end.
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Friday, December 6 2013 8:45 PM EST2013-12-07 01:45:49 GMT
Greenfield Police Lt. William Gordon suffered from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder after an incident back in 2010. "As police officers, we have to go on some bad calls. Sometimes those bad calls replayMore >>
Two police dogs from the Greenfield Police Department will receive high honors for their work in assisting first responders during two national tragedies.More >>
Sunday, December 8 2013 5:58 PM EST2013-12-08 22:58:26 GMT
The Northwestern District Attorney's office told CBS 3 that Mauricio Velasquez, 32, of Springfield was arrested in connection with Saturday's double fatal crash. He is facing numerous charges, includingMore >>
The Northwestern District Attorney's Office told CBS 3 that Mauricio Velasquez, 32, of Springfield, was arrested in connection with Saturday's double fatal crash.More >>
Saturday, December 7 2013 11:33 PM EST2013-12-08 04:33:06 GMT
Police made an early morning arrest after a domestic dispute. They told CBS 3 that 39-year-old Israel Lopez had assaulted his girlfriend, then returned to the scene at Morgan Street Apartments a shortMore >>
They told CBS 3 that 39-year-old Israel Lopez had assaulted his girlfriend, then returned to the scene at Morgan Street Apartments a short time later with what appeared to be a shotgun.