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Today: Morning clouds followed by some afternoon sun. Mild! Highs: 51-55. Winds: South 5-10 mph. Tonight: Increasing clouds with rain developing overnight. Lows: 36-40. Winds: E 3-6 mph. Have a great day. Don Maher ...
Sun, November 23, 2014
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2 Children Being Tested for Possible Ebola in Ohio

November 23rd, 2014
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- By GEETIKA RUDRA -- Ohio public health officials are testing two children for the Ebola virus after they developed fevers following a trip to West Africa. "We have two cases that we're testing," Jose Rodriguez, director of...

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 11:00...

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...

Boy with Fake Gun Dies after Getting Shot by Ohio Officer

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November 23rd, 2014
CLEVELAND (AP) -- A 12-year-old boy brandishing what turned out to be a fake gun is dead after being shot by a Cleveland police officer. An attorney for the family says the boy died early Sunday morning at a hospital. The shooting happened...

Colleges Hope to Engage Students on Wealth Gap

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November 23rd, 2014
By HOLLY RAMER Associated Press CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- Many students at Keene State College in New Hampshire and Mount Wachusett Community College in Massachusetts already know something about the widening gap between the wealthiest Americans and...

Obama Defends Moves on Immigration

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November 23rd, 2014
(AP Photo/Jim Bourg, Pool) HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) -- President Barack Obama is dismissing criticism that he overstepped his authority by acting unilaterally to shield millions of immigrants from the threat of deportation. Obama says in an...

Heavy Traffic Expected Before, After Holiday

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November 23rd, 2014
BOSTON (AP) -- Massachusetts is gearing up for what could be a busier-than-usual Thanksgiving getaway. The Massachusetts Department of Transportation says it expects heavy traffic on state highways and at Logan International Airport in Boston in...

Sunday’s News on the Go 11/23

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November 23rd, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Jury's decision not expected this weekend in Ferguson, Cosby's performance in Foxwoods postponed indefinitely, University of Virginia has suspended all fraternities on campus due to gang-rape allegations, former DC...

Becoming Partly Sunny for your Sunday

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November 23rd, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- We are waking up to temperature some twenty degrees warmer than yesterday morning. There are also some light sprinkles or light showers working through parts of the region this morning but they will quickly come to...

Baby girl accidentally shot in New York City home

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November 23rd, 2014
NEW YORK (AP) -- Police say a 9-month-old girl is hospitalized after she was accidentally shot inside her home in New York City. The incident happened Saturday afternoon in apartment in Brooklyn's East New York section. Police say the father...

Former DC Mayor Marion Barry Dies at 78

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November 23rd, 2014
BEN NUCKOLS Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) -- Former District of Columbia Mayor Marion Barry, whose four terms were overshadowed by his 1990 arrest after being caught on videotape smoking crack cocaine, died Sunday morning. He was 78. Barry...

National Suicide Prevention Day

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November 22nd, 2014
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) -- The Holiday season is well on it's way but with such a joyous time comes sadness for some families. Every year, the Saturday before Thanksgiving the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention makes it a point to hold a...

Inaugural Springfield Boys & Girls Club Hall of Fame Induction

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November 22nd, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- For the first time ever, the Springfield Boys and Girls Club inducted six people into the Alumni Hall of Fame class Saturday night. Organizers said selecting the candidates was a six month process. A committee,...

Bill Cosby’s Foxwoods Appearance “Postponed Indefinitely”

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November 22nd, 2014
(Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP, File) (WGGB) -- Comedian Bill Cosby's upcoming appearance at Foxwoods Resort Casino has been “postponed indefinitely”. Cosby was set to perform at the Grand Theater on January 31, 2015. However, The...