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Mon, November 24, 2014
58°
Moderate Rain
Feels like 58°
Humidity: 95%
Dew Point: 57
Wind: SSE at 17 mph
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A Mild/Rainy Morning Commute

November 24th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) - The heavy rain is already moving out but we still have wet roads and some showers around. Be sure to take it slow and allow for some extra time.  It's mild out there now and temperatures will soar into the 60s this...

Buffalo Ready for Possible Flooding Evacuations

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November 24th, 2014
Snow covers a street at daybreak Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, in south Buffalo, N.Y. Buffalo-area officials are getting help from a neighboring county in their efforts to clear roads and provide emergency services during the snowstorm that has buried...

Red Sox Finalizing Deal with SS Hanley Ramirez

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November 24th, 2014
(AP Photo) BOSTON (WGGB) -- There have been plenty of big names thrown around in the Red Sox front office this Fall, but on Monday, they will reportedly make their first major signing of the off-season. Shortstop Hanley Ramirez will be in...

Uncertainty on Ferguson Decision as Grand Jury Reconvenes

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November 24th, 2014
(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast) FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- The final weekend before the Thanksgiving holiday has passed without a grand jury decision on whether to indict a Ferguson police officer in connection with the death of 18-year-old Michael...

Heavy Rain Tomorrow Morning, Then Focus Turns to Wednesday Storm

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November 23rd, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) – Heavy rain will slow the morning commute tomorrow, then the focus turns to a high-impact winter storm on Wednesday. Monday Rain Totals Overnight, cloudy skies will give way to rain after midnight. The rain will...

Preventing Crime While Holiday Shopping

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November 23rd, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)- Shoppers like Ana Rodriguez are are already out and about looking for deals. "I started my holiday shopping today," Rodriguez says. She isn't the only one celebrating the season. It's Christmas for thieves too....

Retired Springfield Bishop Joseph Maguire Dies at 95

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November 23rd, 2014
(Courtesy: iobserve.org) SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Religious and community leaders are mourning the loss of retired Springfield Bishop Joseph Maguire. Bishop Maguire died this evening at the age of 95. Bishop Maguire, the retired fifth...

Bishop Joseph Maguire Leaves a Legacy of Religious Service to Western Massachusetts

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November 23rd, 2014
(Courtesy: iobserve.org)(SPRINGFIELD, Mass.) (WGGB)--Retired Springfield Bishop Joseph Maguire who died Sunday evening at the age of 95 was considered one of the most popular and respected religious leaders in all of Western Massachusetts. In...

Wilbraham PD Searching For Larceny Suspects

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November 23rd, 2014
Photo Credit: Wilbraham PD WILBRAHAM, Mass. (WGGB) -- Wilbraham Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying the male and female party in the security photograph on the left. The pair was caught on surveillance footage and...

New England’s first Virtual Gun Range

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November 23rd, 2014
AGAWAM, Mass. (WGGB) -- A new gun range in Agawam has found a unique way for visitors to enjoy the sport of shooting. The Range and Training Academy in Agawam goes down in history for being first virtual gun range to open in New...

Streaking Pats Easily Beat Lions, 34-9

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November 23rd, 2014
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- The New England Patriots showed off their passing game one week after a brilliant rushing performance. The outcome was the same: a blowout win over a top team. Throw in a defense that held the Detroit Lions...

2 Children Test Negative for Ebola in Ohio

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November 23rd, 2014
COLUMBUS, Ohio (WGGB/ABC) -- Ohio public health officials have tested two children for the Ebola virus after they developed fevers following a trip to West Africa. Two sisters, ages 4 and 6, were taken to Nationwide Children's Hospital in...

State Police Searching for Suspect in Car Robbery

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November 23rd, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Massachusetts State Police is investigating a motor vehicle robbery that happened around 1:00 Sunday afternoon. According to officials, the suspect is a light-skinned male and was last seen wearing a red hoodie and...

Local Tattoo Shop Hosts Annual Fundraising “Tattooing Event”

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November 23rd, 2014
EASTHAMPTON, Mass. (WGGB) -- On Sunday afternoon, "Off the Map" tattoo shop hosted its fifth annual charitable tattooing event in Easthampton. The tattoo shop is offering anyone who would like to donate, a $50 arts related flash tattoo from...

New Rhodes scholars include 2 from New England

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November 23rd, 2014
BOSTON (AP) -- Two people from Massachusetts are among the 32 new Rhodes scholars named this weekend, and 11 others have ties to universities in New England. Noam Angrist of Brookline and Kate Nussenbaum of Newton are among the scholars who will...