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Tuesday September 02, 2014
77°
Few Clouds
Feels like 78°
Humidity: 87%
Dew Point: 73
Wind: S at 5 mph
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Local News

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Crash in Monson Sends at Least One to the Hospital

September 2nd, 2014
MONSON, Mass. (WGGB) --   A motor vehicle crash in Monson has police diverting traffic on Rt. 20 at the Wilbraham/Palmer line. The accident was called into police around 8:45 a.m. Tuesday. A witness who reached out to ABC40 said that...

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Tuesday’s News on the Go

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September 2nd, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)--30 teens escape Tennessee detention center, two injured when car slams into tree in Amherst, and construction in Chicopee that may affect your work or school commute! ABC40's Tom Lewis and Emily Volz bring you your News...

Inside the Partners Restaurant in Feeding Hills

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September 2nd, 2014
FEEDING HILLS (WGGB) -- The Partners Restaurant in Feeding Hills opens their doors early to serve the hungry customers of Feeding Hills, Agawam, and Western Mass. That's why '40 in the Morning' went to the diner on Springfield St. Tuesday to...

More Than 30 Teens Escape Youth Detention Center

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September 2nd, 2014
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- More than 30 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center Monday night and 17 are still at large. Tennessee Department of Children's Services spokesman Rob Johnson said 32 teens, ages 14 to 19, escaped around 11...

Sports

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Poulter, Westwood, Gallacher Picked for Ryder Cup

September 2nd, 2014
Ian Poulter, of England, checks his notes on the 15th hole during the second round of play at The Barclays golf tournament Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, in Paramus, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans) VIRGINIA WATER, England (AP) — European captain Paul McGinley...

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Gronkowski Cleared to Play in Season Opener

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September 1st, 2014
(AP Photo/Charles Krupa) FOXBORO (WGGB) -- The Patriots offense will get a much-needed boost in their Week 1 opener against the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. Tight end Rob Gronkowksi is cleared to play in a regular season game for the first time...

Sox Lose to Rays 4-3

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September 1st, 2014
(Ctsy. MGN Online) ST. PETERBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Matt Joyce had an RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning to help the Tampa Bay Rays salvage a split of a four-game series by beating the Boston Red Sox 4-3 on Monday. Ryan Hanigan opened...

Hamels, 3 Phillies Relievers No-Hit Braves

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September 1st, 2014
  (AP Photo/John Bazemore) By GEORGE HENRY Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) -- Cole Hamels and three Philadelphia Phillies relievers combined to pitch a no-hitter Monday, beating the Atlanta Braves 7-0 and giving a last-place team a...



Today's Talkers

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Out of Fear, Dad Invents “Hot Car App”

September 2nd, 2014
Photo MGN-Online (WGGB) -- We've all driven off to work with a lot on our minds, and maybe forgot something along the way. And each year, many parents get out of the car and forget that their child is still in the back seat. It takes just 10...

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Controversial “Arab” Mascot Retired

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September 2nd, 2014
FILE - Coachella Valley High School's mascot, "Arab" (AP Photo/The Desert Sun, Marilyn Chung, File) COACHELLA, CA. (CNN) -- Friday night football has started around the nation's high schools, but one school found itself without a...

Chicopee Police Issue Traffic Warning

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September 1st, 2014
  Chicopee (WGGB) -- As students prepare to head back to school in Chicopee Tuesday, police are putting out a warning to be careful on the roads and prepare for delays. "We still have a lot of sewer construction work going on throughout...

Suspect Arrested in Conn. Rolex Wheelchair Theft

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September 1st, 2014
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Stamford police say a man accused of using pepper spray and pretending to need a wheelchair to steal a $27,000 Rolex watch has been arrested. The Advocate of Stamford reports that Larry Johnson of Mt. Vernon, New York, is...

Entertainment

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Carrie Underwood, Mike Fisher Expecting First Child

September 2nd, 2014
Carrie Underwood, Mike Fisher Carrie Underwood and her husband, Nashville Predators player Mike Fisher, are about to be proud parents. The American Idol alum announced her pregnancy Monday with an adorable photo of...

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8 Things We Learned From Lifetime's Insanely Bizarre Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story

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September 1st, 2014
The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story Lifetime went behind the Bell on Monday and unveiled what (allegedly) happened behind the cameras of our favorite childhood sitcom. But instead of...

8 Things We Learned From Lifetime's Insanely Bizarre Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story

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September 1st, 2014
The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story Lifetime went behind the Bell on Monday and unveiled what (allegedly) happened behind the cameras of our favorite childhood sitcom. But instead of...

Carrie Underwood Announces She’s Pregnant

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September 1st, 2014
Country singer Carrie Underwood took to Twitter this Labor Day Weekend to announce that she's pregnant! The "American Idol" alum, 31, revealed that she's having a baby with husband Mike Fisher, by posting a sweet picture of her and her...