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FILE – In this June 26, 2012 file photo, two women speak to each other in New York. A national telephone survey found 13 states with very high rates of obesity. A national telephone survey found 13 states with very high rates of obesity in… Read more

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This photo released Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013, by the Richard family shows Jane Richard, 7, who lost part of her left leg in the Boston Marathon bombings on April 15, 2013, walking on a prosthetic leg in Boston. The family of Jane and her late… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – Two off-duty Conn. Correctional officers are being credited in helping catch a man suspected in a string of robberies in Springfield. Just before 1:00 p.m. Thursday, a woman was jogging near the area of Bradley… Read more

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It’s a Desperate Housewives reunion! Eva Longoria has been tapped to guest-star on NBC’s upcoming fall comedy Welcome to the Family, Deadline.com reports. Longoria will reunite with her longtime Desperate co-star Ricardo Chavira, who played… Read more

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One Tree Hill alum Jana Kramer and country star Brantley Gilbert have called off their engagement, People reports. Celebs who are out and proud A source close to the couple says… Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com One Tree… Read more

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Ford lowers C-Max Hybrid fuel economy rating, makes more updates for 2014 In a tacit admission that some of its hybrid models are falling far short of their advertised, official fuel economy ratings, Ford is lowering… Read more

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After rumors starting spreading in April that the Friends cast was going to reunite, many fans of the NBC sitcom were fooled — and surprisingly, one of the show’s stars. “The graphic for this one thing was unbelievable,” Lisa Kudrow said on… Read more

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(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer, FIle) TORONTO (AP) — Boston right-hander Clay Buchholz says his latest bullpen session was “probably the best day so far” in his recovery from neck and shoulder ailments. Buchholz has been sidelined since June 9. He… Read more

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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots have cut veteran wide receiver Michael Jenkins. They’ve also released offensive lineman Kevin Haslam and placed offensive lineman Tyronne Green on injured reserve. Both were longshots to… Read more

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Miguel was arrested on suspicion of a DUI after failing a field sobriety test early Thursday morning, TMZ.com reports. Celebrities who’ve survived scandal The “Adorn” singer was… Read More > Other Links From… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Springfield Mayor Domenic Sarno is defending his call for a moratorium on refugees coming into the city. Social Service agencies are concerned about what they’re hearing. Peter Madol is a refugee. He fled… Read more

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In this week’s episode of MasterChef, the top 6 becomes the top 7 again when Bri re-enters the kitchen after beating out Bime for a white apron. Underneath the mystery box is a 16-ounce T-bone steak. The contestants are challenged with the… Read more

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Life will not imitate art on the new season of Glee. Co-creator Ryan Murphy told Deadline.com that Finn Hudson’s death will not mirror the passing of star Cory Monteith, who died from a toxic mixture of heroin and alcohol on July 13… Read More… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — Western Massachusetts is located at a convenient New England crossroads with I-91 North and South, and the Mass Pike East and West. But that easy drive from New York City from the South and Vermont from the North… Read more

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President Barack Obama makes a statement to the media regarding events in Egypt, from his rental vacation home in Chilmark Mass., on the island of Martha’s Vineyard, Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013. The president announced that the US is canceling… Read more