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Today: Mainly cloudy with some breaks of sun, cooler. Chance of a shower. Highs: 62-67. Winds: E/NE 6-12 mph. Tonight: Mainly cloudy and cool. Some pockets of mist. Lows: 50-54. Winds: NE 5-10 mph. Have a great Tuesday! Dan B ...
Tue, September 30, 2014
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Gubernatorial Candidates Debate in Springfield

September 29th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) -- The five candidates vying to become the next governor of Massachusetts came together in their first televised debate at City Stage in Springfield in a one hour debate Monday night. It comes the same day that a Western New...

LIVE AT 10 – Secret Service Chief to Testify on White House Breaches

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September 30th, 2014
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online) WASHINGTON (WGGB/AP) — Members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee are expected to turn up the heat on Secret Service Director Julia Pierson when she appears before them today. She'll...

Sesame Street Live at the Mass Mutual Center!

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September 30th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)-- Some furry, colorful friends stopped by our studios this morning to tell us about a very exciting event! ABC40's Tom Lewis and Emily Volz are joined by Spokesperson Lauren Nestor, Elmo, and Cookie Monster as their show...

Tuesday’s News on the Go

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September 30th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)--ABC40's Tom Lewis and Emily Volz give you all the top headlines of the day and everything you need to know before you head out the door in your News on the Go for this...

September Ends Gray & Cool

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September 30th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) - Our warm, summer-like spell has ended!  Today will be much cooler with readings staying in the 60s.  A cool front moved through last night and now we can expect cooler, grayer conditions through the next couple of...

Forensic Evidence Links Missing Student Suspect with Previous Murder

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September 30th, 2014
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- They both were walking alone, separated from their friends late at night on or near the University of Virginia campus. One was found dead nearly five years ago. The other is still missing. And now police believe they've...

Government to Reveal Drug Company Payments to Doctors

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September 30th, 2014
photo MGN-Online WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Obama administration is planning to release data Tuesday on drug and medical device company payments to tens of thousands of individual doctors. The goal is to shine a light on potential ethical...

Charles Returns with 3 TD’s, Chiefs Romp Patriots 41-14

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September 29th, 2014
(AP Photo) KANSAS CITY, Missouri (WGGB) -- Over the last 9 years, the New England Patriots were 11-3 on Monday night football. Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was 4-1 in his career against the Chiefs. The numbers were on New England's side Monday...

State Police Assisting in Search for Armed Robber in Chicopee

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September 29th, 2014
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) -- Massachusetts State Police are assisting the Chicopee Police Department, following an armed robbery at a Citgo station. Chicopee Police received a call around 7:30 p.m. that a handgun was shown at Citgo at 817 Front...

10th Child Showing Paralysis, Muscle Weakening

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September 29th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB/AP) -- Colorado health officials have confirmed a 10th case of paralysis-like symptoms in a child. Dr. Larry Wolk, director of the Department of Public Health and Environment, said Monday all 10 cases are being...

Early Colors of the Season

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September 29th, 2014
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WGGB)- Fall is here and we are beginning to see the colors of the season. The trees are starting to change in northern New England and in many of our backyards. When taking a drive on 91 north, you will see less green, and...

Experts Warn Against Sting of Caterpillar

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September 29th, 2014
REGION (WGGB) - A warning for parents, something your kids may be tempted to pick up could hurt them. The Hickory Tussock Moth Caterpillar is commonly found in the Pioneer Valley. It releases toxins that can cause a reaction. It’s a...

Wal-Mart: Morgan, Others Weren’t Wearing Seat Belts

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September 29th, 2014
(AP Photo/Charles Sykes, File) NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Wal-Mart says actor-comedian Tracy Morgan and other people in a vehicle struck from behind by a company truck on a New Jersey highway in June weren't wearing seat belts. Wal-Mart's filing...

Expanded Bottle Law Backers Criticize Ads by Foes

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September 29th, 2014
BOSTON (AP) -- Supporters of a ballot question that would expand Massachusetts bottle deposit law say opponents are trying to mislead voters. The Coalition to Update the Bottle Bill, which includes groups like the Massachusetts Sierra Club...

Flights at Bradley Continue to be Delayed After Chicago Fire

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September 29th, 2014
WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. (WGGB) -- After a fire at Chicago's air traffic control center, problems at O'Hare Airport seem to be causing a ripple effect throughout the country. The problems include flights at Bradley International Airport....

Reports: White House Intruder Gets Past Front Door

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September 29th, 2014
by ALICIA A. CALDWELL, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Post and New York Times say the intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged. Citing three...