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Today: Cloudy with very light snow and snow showers, especially in the morning. A coating -1". Highs: 32-36. Winds: Light North. Tonight: Cloudy, dry and chilly. Lows: 25-30. Winds: Light. Tomorrow: Mainly cloudy but dry. Hig ...
Sun, December 21, 2014
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Dew Point: 30
Wind: N at 6 mph
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Pats Edge Jets 17-16, Clinch 1st-Round Playoff Bye

December 21st, 2014
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- Jonas Gray scored the go-ahead touchdown on a 1-yard run early in the fourth quarter after the Patriots intercepted Geno Smith, and New England clinched a first-round playoff bye with a 17-16 victory over the New York...

Basketball Hall of Fame Celebrates 123rd Birthday of Basketball

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December 21st, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- To celebrate the 123rd birth-date of the invention of basketball, Basketball Hall of Fame opened its doors to residents on Sunday afternoon. Children of all ages 18 and under received free admission into the Hall of...

Food Drive in Agawam to Benefit Springfield Rescue Mission

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December 21st, 2014
AGAWAM, Mass. (WGGB) -- A local Flea market in Agawam hosted a food drive to benefit Springfield's Rescue Mission. Santa Claus also made an appearance to the event for a great cause. The Springfield Rescue Mission is one of the oldest human...

Bridge to Cape Cod Reopens after Accident

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December 21st, 2014
BOSTON (AP) -- A bridge to Cape Cod had been temporarily shut down after tractor-trailer struck construction scaffolding on the span. The Sagamore Bridge was expected to be closed for several hours Sunday afternoon. Traffic, which was already...

Commissioner: Boston Police on Alert after Officer Killings

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December 21st, 2014
(Photo BOSTON (AP) -- Police Commissioner William Evans says Boston police are on alert after police officers were murdered in New York City and Florida. WCVB-5 reports Evans called the police attacks a "tragedy" and said it was "sad" that...

Gov. Patrick Reflects on his Tenure, Legacy

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December 21st, 2014
By BOB SALSBERG and STEVE LeBLANC Associated Press BOSTON (AP) -- As he prepares to leave office, Gov. Deval Patrick says he is proud of many of the accomplishments of the past two terms. In a wide-ranging interview with the Associated Press,...

West Springfield Police Investigating Multiple Vehicle Break-Ins

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December 21st, 2014
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- According to West Springfield Facebook page, over 20 vehicles were broken into on Saturday at 1 a.m. Police officials are warning West Springfield residents in the Mittineague park and Westfield areas to be on...

Florida Authorities say 1 Police Officer Shot and Killed

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December 21st, 2014
TARPON SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) -- Florida authorities say a police officer was shot and killed in Tarpon Springs early Sunday. The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office said in a statement that the shooting occurred at around 3 a.m. in the Tampa...

5 People Injured as a Result of Multiple Accidents on I-91

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December 21st, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Multiple accidents on I-91 on both sides on Saturday morning sends five people to the hospital. State Trooper Keith Armstrong, told ABC40 that the accidents happened around 7 a.m. and victims were transported to...

Sunday’s News on the Go 12/21

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December 21st, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Two NYPD officers shot and killed by a gunman, U.S considering adding N.Korea to terrorist list and how to prevent pedestrian accidents and more. Stay with ABC40's Brittany Decker for more details....

Springfield Fire Department Investigating Two Car Fires

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December 21st, 2014
SPRINGFIELD (WGGB) - The Springfield Fire Department is investigating two vehicle fires overnight Sunday. Fire spokesman Denis Leger says just after 1 o'clock Sunday morning fire fighters were called to 9 Brookline Avenue where they found a 2003...

Wilbraham Man Arrested on Drug Charges in Ware

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December 21st, 2014
WARE (WGGB) - A Wilbraham man was arrested after he attempted to flee the scene of a traffic stop on Saturday. Ware police officers subdued 32-year-old Larry Green after he ran from the scene and into oncoming traffic on Main Street. During a...

Some “Mood” Snow for the First Day of Winter

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December 21st, 2014
SPRINGFIELD. Mass. (WGGB) -  We have a bit of snow out there today.  It certainly looks like the holiday season, on this the the first day of winter! A weak wave of low pressure will continue to bring us some very light snow and flurries today...

US Mulls Putting NKorea on Terrorism Sponsor List

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December 21st, 2014
By JOSH LEDERMAN Associated Press HONOLULU (AP) -- President Barack Obama says the United States is reviewing whether to put North Korea back onto its list of state sponsors of terrorism. Obama says the high-tech attack against Sony Pictures...

President Obama: No Justification for Murder of NYC Police

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December 21st, 2014
(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) By JOSH LEDERMAN Associated Press HONOLULU (AP) -- President Barack Obama says he unconditionally condemns the murder of two police officers shot in broad daylight on Saturday in New York. Obama says there's no...