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Today: Cloudy and cool with periods of rain and pockets of drizzle. Highs: 58-62. Winds: N/NE 5-15 mph. Tonight: Cloudy with pockets of drizzle and areas of fog. Lows: 52-56. Winds: NE 5-10 mph. Have a great day despite the weat ...
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Wednesday’s News on the Go

October 1st, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)--Suspect flees scene of armed robbery in Chicopee, Umass suspends student drug informant program, and report to be released on state's medicaid overpayments. ABC40's Tom Lewis and Emily Volz bring you your News on the Go...

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A Gray, Damp Start to October

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October 1st, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) - October is starting off cool, damp and raw today with periods of rain. Be sure to keep the umbrella and jacket handy. It will be an ugly and gray today but we do need the rain and it looks as though we'll pick up about...

Protesters Threaten to Occupy Government Buildings

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October 1st, 2014
Protesters shout slogans outside a flag-raising ceremony where Hong Kong's embattled leader attended in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, to mark China's National Day. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu) HONG KONG (AP) -- Student leaders of pro-democracy...

More Bodies Found on Japan Volcano, Raising Toll to 48

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October 1st, 2014
(AP Photo/Kyodo News) JAPAN OUT, MANDATORY CREDIT OTAKI, Japan (AP) -- A dozen more bodies have been found near the ash-covered summit of a Japanese volcano as searches resumed amid concern of toxic gasses and another...

Sports

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Two-Run 12th Inning Gives Royals 9-8 Win Over A’s to Advance

October 1st, 2014
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Kansas City Royals had waited 29 years to reach the postseason. They weren't going down without a fight. Salvador Perez singled down the left-field line with two outs in the 12th inning, allowing Christian Colon to...

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FCC Spikes Sports Blackout Rule

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September 30th, 2014
by JENNIFER C. KERR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The FCC wants an end to sports blackouts. The Federal Communications Commission has voted to spike a decades-old rule preventing cable and satellite operators from airing sports...

Olympian Michael Phelps Arrested on DUI Charge

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September 30th, 2014
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online) BALTIMORE (WGGB/AP) — Authorities say Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland. Transit police say they stopped the 29-year-old Phelps at the Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore...

NFL Says Abdullah Should Not Have Been Penalized

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September 30th, 2014
(AP Photo/Ed Zurga) by DAVE SKRETTA, AP Sports Writer KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The NFL says Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized for dropping to his knees in prayer in the end zone after an...



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Wife Suspected of Shooting Los Angeles-Area Mayor Released

October 1st, 2014
(AP Photo/Nick Ut) BELL GARDENS, Calif. (AP) -- Authorities say the wife suspected of shooting and killing the mayor of a Los Angeles County city has been released after hours of questioning. A Sheriff's Department statement released late...

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Morgan: ‘Can’t Believe’ Wal-Mart Blaming Him

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September 30th, 2014
(AP Photo/Charles Sykes, File)NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Tracy Morgan says he "can't believe" Wal-Mart's assertion that he and others were partly to blame in the highway crash on the New Jersey Turnpike that killed one of his friends. In a statement...

FCC Spikes Sports Blackout Rule

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September 30th, 2014
by JENNIFER C. KERR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The FCC wants an end to sports blackouts. The Federal Communications Commission has voted to spike a decades-old rule preventing cable and satellite operators from airing sports...

Olympian Michael Phelps Arrested on DUI Charge

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September 30th, 2014
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online) BALTIMORE (WGGB/AP) — Authorities say Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland. Transit police say they stopped the 29-year-old Phelps at the Fort McHenry Tunnel in Baltimore...

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Sons of Anarchy: Walton Goggins Tells Us About That Kiss

September 30th, 2014
Walton Goggins, Charlie Hunnam, Kim Coates Guess who's back? Tuesday's episode of Sons of Anarchy featured the return of Venus Van Dam, the transgender escort played by Justified's Walton Goggins in each of the FX drama's...

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Fall TV Popularity Contest: Will You Make a Date with Manhattan Love Story or Selfie?

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September 30th, 2014
Jake McDorman, Analeigh Tipton Will you make a date with Manhattan Love Story? Do you give Selfie a thumbs-up? Now that ABC's newest romantic comedies have debuted, we want to know: Did you fall in love? Vote: Which fall...

Ed Sullivan Statue Stolen from TV Academy Plaza

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September 30th, 2014
Photo Courtesy of ABC News LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Los Angeles police are investigating the theft of a solid bronze statue of Ed Sullivan from an outdoor exhibit at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. The statue was taken on Sunday...

Mega Buzz: Walking Dead's Villain, a Grey's Secret and Fire's Replacement

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September 30th, 2014
Andrew Lincoln, James Pickens Jr., Taylor Kinney Each week, executive editor Adam Bryant satisfies your need for TV scoop. Please send all questions to mega_scoop@tvguide.com. I am dying for some Walking Dead scoop. Got anything?...