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UMass women’s basketball handles Duquesne at home -

January 16, 2017

UMass men’s basketball’s late comeback falls short after blowing 15-point first-half lead -

January 15, 2017

UMass hockey outlasted at home against No. 6 UMass Lowell -

January 14, 2017

Hailey Leidel hits second buzzer beater of the season to give UMass women’s basketball win over Davidson -

January 13, 2017

UMass football hosts Maine at Fenway Park in 2017 -

January 12, 2017

UMass men’s basketball snaps losing streak and upsets Dayton Wednesday night at Mullins Center -

January 11, 2017

UMass women’s track and field takes second at Dartmouth Relays -

January 10, 2017

UMass hockey falls to No. 5 Boston University at Frozen Fenway -

January 8, 2017

UMass professor to make third appearance on ‘Jeopardy!’ -

January 8, 2017

UMass women’s basketball suffers brutal loss on road against Saint Joseph’s -

January 7, 2017

UMass men’s basketball drops thirds straight, falls to VCU 81-64 -

January 7, 2017

UMass men’s basketball drops tightly-contested conference matchup against George Mason Wednesday night -

January 4, 2017

Late-game defense preserves UMass women’s basketball’s win against rival Rhode Island -

January 4, 2017

AIC shuts out UMass hockey 3-0 at Mullins Center -

January 4, 2017

UMass professor to appear as contestant on ‘Jeopardy!’ Thursday night -

January 4, 2017

Penalties plague UMass hockey in Mariucci Classic championship game -

January 2, 2017

UMass men’s basketball falls in A-10 opener to St. Bonaventure and its veteran backcourt -

December 30, 2016

UMass woman’s basketball ends FIU Holiday Classic with 65-47 loss to Drexel -

December 29, 2016

UMass men’s basketball finishes non-conference schedule strong with win over Georgia State -

December 28, 2016

Brett Boeing joins UMass hockey for second half of season -

December 28, 2016

SNL’s Sasheer Zamata to perform at the Iron Horse next Tuesday


SNL’s Sasheer Zamata set to bring laughs to the Iron Horse next Tuesday.

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

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

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‘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.

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Neil Hamburger brings the performance art of anti-humor to Iron Horse

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The infamous stand-up character performed in Northampton with support from Major Entertainer Mike H.

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David Cross hits old targets with new material


Comedian’s political diatribes preach to Northampton crowd choir at the Calvin Theatre.

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Typically Never Episode 1 Season 2

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Typically Never sits down with WMUA General Manager Andrew DesRochers to talk about 2015 and the year ahead.

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Despite all-star cast, ‘Daddy’s Home’ delivers middling performance

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What could have been the next ‘Step Brothers’ turned into a forgettable version of ‘The Other Guys.’

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A-O River: ‘Portlandia’ returns for sixth season

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New episodes of the popular sketch comedy series will begin airing on IFC starting Jan. 21.

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‘The Night Before’ is a mildly amusing Christmas caper

Seth Rogen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Anthony Mackie in "The Night Before." (Sarah Shatz/Columbia Pictures/TNS)

This Seth Rogen-led bro-fest has the usual antics, but it also might be one of his most mature works.

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Amy Schumer: a positive role model

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Karly Dunn explains how Amy Schumer is a positive role model for women, a contrast to celebrities such as the Kardashians who perpetuate an unrealistic body image.

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‘Grandma’ is an odyssey of time and womanhood


Writer-director Paul Weitz delivers a refreshing narrative that reclaims the impulse to laugh in the face of tragedy.

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‘Veep’ returns to HBO in top form


Selina Meyer, played by Julia Louis-Dreyfus, is the first female president of the United States.

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Why “Last Week Tonight” is the new champion of sanity in fake news


John Oliver has surpassed all of his peers and ranks with his tutor, Jon Stewart, as the voice for sanity.

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“Game of Thrones” thrives as storylines converge


A revamped Jon Snow commands attention in Season 5.

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‘The Last Man on Earth?’ more like, ‘The Worst Show on Earth’

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This show should alternatively be titled “The Creepiest Man on Earth.”

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Death of Harris Wittels has proven to be a loss to the comedy and podcast community


Death of Harris Wittels has proven to be a loss to the comedy and podcast community.

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“Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” delivers a charming, endearing glimpse at life in New York, thanks to brilliant performance by Ellie Kemper

The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt dancing with Iron Man in Times Square

The new Netflix comedy from Tina Fey evokes her classic, “30 Rock.”

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‘Parks and Recreation’ goes out on a good, if familiar, note


“Parks and Recreation” will go down in history as one of the all-time great American sitcoms. Never quite a hit with ratings, “Parks and Rec” was a critical darling that managed to retain its quality comedic voice far longer than some of the greatest long-running shows in history. Its spiritual predecessor, “The Office,” provided seven incredible years of powerful comedic storytelling, but declined in quality to such an extent that the show’s legacy is forever tarnished. “Parks and Recreation,” on the other hand, lasted for only seven seasons, and it managed to keep its characters and situations feeling alive all…

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‘Hot Tub Time Machine 2’ a disappointing comedy sequel

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Adam Scott’s role does nothing to make the film humorous or enjoyable.

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‘Birdman’ brings home the gold at the 2015 Oscars

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The 87th annual Academy Awards get it right, mostly, in Sunday night’s ceremony.

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