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Monday July 28, 2014
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A Few Left Over Showers/Downpours – More Storms Later On

July 28th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)   The showers, downpour and thunderstorms are moving out of lifting out of western Mass. However there will be more showers and storms this afternoon.  A Flood Advisory remains in effect for central and northern...

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Monday’s News on the Go

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July 28th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)--Images of a weak tornado touching down in CT yesterday afternoon, fallen trees trap residents inside their mobile homes in Agawam, and tonight 40Force Fertility Treatment starting at 5! ABC40's Tom Lewis and Emily Volz...

Tornado Touches Down in Central Connecticut

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July 28th, 2014
WOLCOTT, Conn. (WGGB) -- The National Weather service confirmed that a weak tornado touched down in central Connecticut, as storms moved through the region on Sunday afternoon. The tornado was classified as an EF-0 tornado, with wind speeds of up...

Autopsy Planned after Maine Family of 5 Found Dead

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July 28th, 2014
(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty) SACO, Maine (AP) — A family of five, including three children ranging in age from 4 to 12 years old, were found shot to death Sunday inside a southern Maine apartment, authorities said. Investigators said a gun was...

Sports

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Yankees Fan Returns Lost Red Sox World Series Ring to Fan

July 27th, 2014
(AP Photo/Luigi Militello) NEW YORK (AP) -- A lost Red Sox World Series ring is back on the finger of its owner, thanks to a nifty pickup by an ardent New York Yankees fan. The 2013 championship ring was misplaced Thursday night in a...

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LeBron to Wear Number 23 in Return to Cavs

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July 27th, 2014
(AP Photo/Tony Dejak, File) (AP) -- LeBron James will go back to wearing jersey No. 23 in his return to Cleveland. James tweeted "23 it is! It's only right I go back. 2 3=6 We still family 6." The tweet included an Instagram post with photos of...

Sox End a Five-Game Losing Streak Sunday

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July 27th, 2014
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- David Ortiz's three-run home run helped the Boston Red Sox end a five-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday. Ortiz's 25th home run came off Chris Archer in the third inning after a...

Patriots DBs Train Together in Phoenix

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July 27th, 2014
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- The New England Patriots fourth practice of training camp has ended with a heavy rain. Players left the field about two hours into the workout that was near its scheduled completion. Coach Bill Belichick is...



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Tornado Touches Down in Central Connecticut

July 28th, 2014
WOLCOTT, Conn. (WGGB) -- The National Weather service confirmed that a weak tornado touched down in central Connecticut, as storms moved through the region on Sunday afternoon. The tornado was classified as an EF-0 tornado, with wind speeds of up...

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One Man Dies, as Venice Beach Lightning Strike Injures 14

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July 28th, 2014
(AP Photo/Steve Christensen) LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A coroner's official says a 20-year-old man has died after lightning struck or rattled 14 people at popular Venice Beach in Los Angeles and Catalina Island. Los Angeles County coroner's Lt....

Apparent Human Remains Found in Duxbury

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July 28th, 2014
DUXBURY, Mass. (AP) -- Authorities say they've found a box containing what appear to be human remains in Duxbury. Police say they responded to a report Sunday morning of a suspicious box at an intersection. When officers arrived, they say they...

No Booze for DC Folks? New Hampshire May Fix Law

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July 27th, 2014
By HOLLY RAMER, Associated Press CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- New Hampshire is assuring residents of the nation's capital that they can purchase alcohol in the state despite a law that suggests otherwise. But cigarettes? Maybe not. The New...

Entertainment

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The Leftovers' Amy Brenneman: Laurie's "Not So Fragile" Anymore

July 28th, 2014
The Leftovers Amy Brenneman may play a silent character on HBO's The Leftovers, but the two-time Emmy nominee has plenty to say about her character, Guilty Remnant member Laurie Garvey.  On Sunday's episode, Laurie and...

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Box Office: Lucy Tops Hercules

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July 27th, 2014
Scarlett Johansson Lucy was the queen of the box office this weekend. The action film that stars Scarlett Johansson cruised to No. 1 after taking in an impressive $44 million in its opening weekend, Box Office Mojoreports. It...

Piper Perabo Marries Covert EP Stephen Kay

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July 27th, 2014
Piper Perabo Piper Perabo married her longtime boyfriend Stephen Kay over the weekend, Us Weekly reports. See more celebrity wedding news The Covert Affairs actress and Kay, a director and executive producer on...

Arrow Reveals Season 3's Big Villain

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July 27th, 2014
Stephen Amell Though it may not be a big surprise to keen Arrow fans, Season 3's big villain was revealed to be Ra's al Ghul at Warner Bros.' special fan event at Comic-Con on Saturday night.   In an extended trailer for the upcoming...