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Fri, January 30, 2015
33°
Light Snow
Feels like 24°
Humidity: 63%
Dew Point: 22
Wind: NNW at 13 mph
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Prospective Juror has Sympathy for Tsarnaev, Cites Young Age

January 30th, 2015
(Photo: FBI via AP)BOSTON (AP) -- One prospective juror in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has sympathy for him, saying he's young and she wonders if "he just made a really big mistake." The woman said Friday...

Get Ready for the Bitter Cold & Wind!

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January 30th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) - The weak Clipper system that moved through this morning will push east this afternoon with just a few leftover flurries or a snow shower.  We are not expecting any additional accumulation. In fact, temperatures this...

Mozzarella & Prosciutto Pinwheels Make a Tasty Super Bowl Snack

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January 30th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Super Bowl Sunday is just two days away and you just can't have a good party without good food. Joe Frigo from Frigo's Foods in Springfield joined ABC40's Tom Lewis and Emily Volz on ABC40 News at 12:30 with a...

Deadline to Apply for Last Mass. Casino License on Friday

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January 30th, 2015
By PHILIP MARCELO, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) -- A deadline is approaching for applicants interested in vying for Massachusetts' final resort casino license. Applicants must submit by 5 p.m. Friday detailed financial information about the...

Mass., Wash. Museums Make Super Bowl Bet

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January 30th, 2015
photo MGN-Online WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. (AP) -- The Seattle Art Museum and the Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts, are wagering valuable pieces of artwork on Sunday's Super Bowl. No, the loser won't give away a masterpiece --...

Mitt Romney Will Not Run for President in 2016

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January 30th, 2015
by STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney will not run for president in 2016. Three weeks after unexpectedly saying he was considering a third campaign for the White House,...

Firearm, Ammunition Seized During Chicopee Traffic Stop

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January 30th, 2015
(Image Courtesy: Mass. State Police) CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) -- One man is under arrest after he was allegedly found illegally possessing a firearm during a traffic stop. Mass. State Police says that around 8:25 p.m. Thursday, a trooper was on...

George Zimmerman Assault Case Dropped; Ex-Girlfriend Recants

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January 30th, 2015
(AP Photo/Seminole County Sheriff`s Office, File) By MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities say they are dropping their aggravated assault case against George Zimmerman after his ex-girlfriend stopped cooperating...

Water Main Break Reported on Main Street in West Springfield

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January 30th, 2015
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- A water main break has left some West Springfield residents without water. West Springfield Police Chief Robert Campurciani says a water main break was reported along Main Street Friday morning. As a...

Greenfield Man Arrested on Warrant, Flashed Disguised BB Gun in Bar

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January 30th, 2015
GREENFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- A Greenfield man was arrested early this morning after he flashed a BB gun disguised to look like an actual handgun inside Smitty's Pub on Chapman Street. 30 year-old Ryan Adams of Greenfield is facing charges...

Four Heroin Arrests in Greenfield

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January 30th, 2015
GREENFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Greenfield Police have arrested four people for drug charges. The arrests were made after a lengthy investigation with the help of the Northwestern District Attorney's Anticrime Task Force and the Massachusetts State...

Friday’s News on the Go 1/30

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January 30th, 2015
REGION (WGGB) -- Rapper Suge Knight accused of deadly hit and run, testimony to resume in Hernandez trial, Jury selection resumes for Tsarnaev and more. Stay with Tom Lewis and Emily Volz for more details....

Rap Mogul Suge Knight Arrested on Murder Charge

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January 30th, 2015
This image from video shows Death Row Records founder Marion "Suge" Knight, right, walking into the Los Angeles County Sheriffs department early Friday morning Jan. 30, 2015 in connection with a hit-and-run incident that left one man dead and...

Casino and Viaduct Construction Pose Parking Problems

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January 30th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- An $800 million casino and a $235 million viaduct project are both coming to Springfield, which will make parking downtown no easy task. "We have a finite number of spaces in the garages and a finite number of...

Western Mass Baseball Hall Of Fame Inducts Joe Castiglione, 2015 Class

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January 29th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Ma (WGGB)----The Western Mass Baseball Hall of Fame inducted it's second class tonight at the La Quinta Inn in Springfield. Inductees this year include former Yankee pitchers Art Ditmar and Vic Raschi, Amherst youth baseball advocate...