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Whose American Dream? -

June 24, 2017

Man who threatened to bomb Coolidge Hall taken into ICE custody -

June 24, 2017

Cale Makar drafted by Colorado Avalanche in first round of 2017 NHL Entry Draft -

June 24, 2017

Conservatives: The Trump experiment is over -

June 17, 2017

UMass basketball lands transfer Kieran Hayward from LSU -

May 18, 2017

UMass basketball’s Donte Clark transferring to Coastal Carolina -

May 17, 2017

Report: Keon Clergeot transfers to UMass basketball program -

May 15, 2017

Despite title-game loss, Meg Colleran’s brilliance in circle was an incredible feat -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball loses in heartbreaker in A-10 title game -

May 14, 2017

Navy sinks UMass women’s lacrosse 23-11 in NCAA tournament second round, ending Minutewomen’s season -

May 14, 2017

UMass softball advances to A-10 Championship game -

May 13, 2017

UMass basketball adds Rutgers transfer Jonathan Laurent -

May 13, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse gets revenge on Colorado, beat Buffs 13-7 in NCAA Tournament First Round -

May 13, 2017

Meg Colleran dominates as UMass softball tops Saint Joseph’s, advances in A-10 tournament -

May 12, 2017

Rain keeps UMass softball from opening tournament play; Minutewomen earn A-10 honors -

May 11, 2017

Former UMass football wide receiver Tajae Sharpe accused of assault in lawsuit -

May 10, 2017

Justice Gorsuch can save the UMass GEO -

May 10, 2017

Minutemen third, Minutewomen finish fifth in Atlantic 10 Championships for UMass track and field -

May 8, 2017

UMass women’s lacrosse wins A-10 title for ninth straight season -

May 8, 2017

Dayton takes two from UMass softball in weekend series -

May 8, 2017

Don’t stress too much about spoilers

Everybody likes a good surprise, but excessive pedantry over spoilers stifles discussions about a work’s artistic merits.

The enjoyment viewers get from ‘Mariah’s World’ depends on how much they click with its star

Mariah Carey’s reality show offers some poignant insights on the dual selves that comprise a celebrity.

‘La La Land’ prioritizes form over function

This movie musical mimics the classic Hollywood films without truly understanding their appeal.

Hardly anything in ‘Rogue One’ scores a direct hit

With zero narrative consequences and flat character motivation, this new ‘Star Wars’ movie detonates before it can even leave hyperspace.

In a world of robots, ‘Westworld’ wants to show us humanity’s cogs and levers

The new HBO hit is always engaging, even when structurally sloppy.

In the middle of the abyss, ‘Moonlight’ shines bright

Breathtakingly gorgeous and emotionally devastating, this film explores the way a person marked by difference views himself and the world that surrounds him.

‘Arrival’ is the antithesis to the nightmare of 2016

This alien invasion movie has a wonderful vision of the future.

‘American Honey’ is at once gorgeously humane and crassly hollow

There’s so much to love about this movie, so it’s a shame it never gets to the place it wants.

Five horror movies not traditionally recognized as horror

They may not be filled with the kind of scares you expect, yet these films should petrify you all the same.

‘Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children’ is a passable fantasy affair

This unimpressive fantasy will probably go in one ear and out the other.

‘Don’t Breathe’ is dull, loathsome horror

Lazy and uninspired, this movie squanders its premise.

In its third season, ‘BoJack Horseman’ masters the art of depressing hilariousness

There’s no show more insightful and more sobering than the one about the washed-up cartoon horse.

‘The Neon Demon’ wants to critique societal narcissism, but it can’t get over itself

So-called “transgressive” cinema has never felt so tedious.

‘Swiss Army Man’ is about a farting corpse, and it’s superb

Equal parts funny and sad, this film has a message that all should appreciate.

‘Stranger Things’ is too in love with its influences to transcend them

Hollow and more than a little dull, this 80s throwback only makes the viewer want to watch the movies that inspired it.

‘Warcraft’ delivers a likeable mess

The greatest video game adaptation of all time still isn’t that great, though it has redeeming qualities.

‘Green Room’ is a bloody blast of survival horror

Punk rockers take on neo-Nazis in writer-director Jeremy Saulnier’s brutal and bloody third feature.

‘The People v. O.J. Simpson’ tells you everything you need to know about the 21st century

The first season of the new anthology series “American Crime Story” combines the best sides of entertainment and moral resonance.

There’s no such thing as ‘objective criticism’

Bias in reviews is not a bad thing – it’s what makes critics great.

‘Embrace of the Serpent’ a powerful exploration of cultural erasure

Director Ciro Guerra delivers a nuanced meditation on the toxic effects of colonialism in this surreal and immensely unique film.