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Archive for May, 2013
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FILE – In this May 18, 2013 file photo, members of the Joint Federal Haz-Mat Team, FBI, and local law enforcement gather in front of the Osmun Apartments near the intersection of First Avenue and Oak Street in Browne’s Addition during the… Read more

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In this 2007 photo provided by the Mansfield family, Nicole Lynn Mansfield stands behind her grandfather Monte Mansfield. Nicole Mansfield, a Michigan mother killed during fighting in Syria, often left family and friends in dark about the… Read more

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration is investigating an outbreak of hepatitis A linked to a frozen organic berry mix from a farm in Oregon. The FDA and the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said… Read more

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Greta Van Susteren and Megyn Kelly were not afraid to call out their male colleagues at Fox News for comments made about families with female breadwinners. On his show Thursday, anchor Lou Dobbs highlighted a new study showing that four in 10… Read more

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Thanks to syndication, it’s pretty hard not to catch old episodes of Friends on cable for a nostalgic trip to the past. However, one person who wants to escape memories of that time is one of its former stars, Matthew Perry. “I honestly recoil,”… Read more

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(AP Photo/Charles Krupa) BOSTON (AP) — Congressman William Keating says Russian intelligence officials believe the Boston Marathon bombings could have been avoided if U.S. authorities had acted on their warnings about bombing suspect Tamerlan… Read more

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Jessica Simpson treated her Twitter followers to a very special treat on Thursday. As part of the social media trend “Throwback Thursday,” Simpson posted a vintage video of her high school performance of A Chorus Line’s famous number “The Music… Read more

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A firefighter is wheeled to an ambulance after fighting a fire at the Southwest Inn, Friday, May 31, 2013, in Houston. A fire that engulfed a Houston motel has injured at least six firefighters, including two critically, and three people are… Read more

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It looks like some real estate is about to open up in Chatswin. Suburgatory’s Alan Tudyk, who plays George’s longtime BFF Noah, and Rex Lee, aka Chatswin High Principal Mr. Wolfe, will not be returning full-time next season. However, both actors… Read more

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(Photo Courtesy: KTRK-TV) HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say four firefighters are dead after trying to battle a fire that engulfed a Houston motel along a busy expressway. The Houston mayor’s office released a statement saying the four… Read more

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Dick Van Dyke has cracked the case! The Hollywood vet tweeted Thursday that his headaches have been caused by his titanium dental implants. “Has anyone else experienced this? Thanks for all your replies,” he wrote. Van Dyke, 87, first revealed he… Read more

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WESTFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — State Auditor Suzanne Bump and Govenor Deval Patrick are at odds over the credibility of a recent look into the state’s welfare benefits. It seems as of today, they are far from an agreement on what the numbers… Read more

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CHICOPEE, Mass (WGGB)- Today Fairview Veteran Memorial School in Chicopee call two of their students heros, 7th graders: Amaris Ramos and Tristan Richter. Last Thursday morning, May 23, Amaris was on her way to class, riding in a school… Read more

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MONSON, Mass. (WGGB) — Crews began dismantling the former Monson town hall and police station Friday, both destroyed in the tornado. Crews were able to knock down this section of the building before having to call it quits for the… Read more

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REGION (WGGB) — On the second day of a forecasted heat wave, we have broken a record high temperature. It reached 94 on the thermometer Friday at Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee, where the official records are kept. That beats… Read more