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Bills’ Home Game Against Jets Relocated to Detroit

November 20th, 2014
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online / Twitter / Buffalo Bills) BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- The NFL has decided to move the Bills' home game against the New York Jets to Monday night in Detroit after a severe winter storm pounded western New York. League...

Ortiz Doll, Marathon Medal in Boston Time Capsule

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November 19th, 2014
(Photo Courtesy: Facebook.com/TheBostonianSociety) BOSTON (AP) -- Whoever opens Boston's time capsule in 2114 will find a David Ortiz bobblehead doll and a medal from the 2013 Boston Marathon. The Bostonian Society says the figurine of the...

Mass. Woman Turns Herself In; Allegedly Used Child in Theft

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November 19th, 2014
LINCOLN, R.I. (AP) -- Police in Lincoln say a Massachusetts woman has turned herself in after allegedly using a small child to steal from a customer at Target. Captain Philip Gould tells The Providence Journal that Crystal Lapierre, of...

Police: Maine Man Crawled into Sunken Car, Saved Baby

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November 19th, 2014
(AP Photo/Maine State Police) By PATRICK WHITTLE, Associated Press PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine logger helped save an infant from drowning when he crawled into a car that was upside-down in water and used a knife to cut the straps off her...

NBC Scraps Cosby Television Project

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November 19th, 2014
(Photo by Victoria Will/Invision/AP, File) NEW YORK (AP) — NBC says it has scrapped a Bill Cosby comedy that was under development, the second outlet within a day to put off or abandon a Cosby project as another sexual assault allegation...

California Rapper Faces Life in Prison for Rap Lyrics

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November 19th, 2014
(Courtesy: Youtube) CALIFORNIA (WGGB) -- A rapper from San Diego named Brandon Duncan, perhaps better known by his name Tiny Doo, could be facing murder charges, along with 14 gang members. However, Duncan has no criminal record. He is...

Man Sentenced for Boiling Water Attack on Roommate

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November 18th, 2014
By JULIET LINDERMAN, Associated Press BALTIMORE (AP) -- A Baltimore man convicted of throwing boiling water on his roommate after a dispute over breakfast sausages has been sentenced to 25 years in prison. Prosecutors say 39-year-old Donte...

Hasbro Helps Kids with Disabilities Learn to Play

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November 18th, 2014
By JENNIFER McDERMOTT, Associated Press PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- Toymakers at Hasbro don't want Mr. Potato Head to end up at the bottom of toy boxes, simply because children with developmental disabilities don't know how to play with...

Prosecutor: Mass. Man Dismembered Brother After Fight

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November 18th, 2014
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) -- A prosecutor says a 65-year-old man dismembered his brother's body after fatally stabbing him in a dispute over money. Michael Dowjat of Holden pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder Tuesday in Worcester Superior...

Right-to-Die Advocate’s Mom Blasts Vatican Remarks

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November 18th, 2014
(AP Photo/Maynard Family, FILE) Eds: Restores dropped word in 3rd paragraph; minor edits. With AP Photos. PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Brittany Maynard's mother is responding angrily to criticism from the Vatican of Maynard's decision to end her life...

Alan Jackson to Play MassMutual Center in January

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November 18th, 2014
(Photo Courtesy: Kristy Belcher) SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- One of the best known names in country music is set to make a stop in Springfield early next year. Officials with the MassMutual Center announced Tuesday that Alan Jackson will...

Couple Charged with Shrimp Thefts in Two States

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November 18th, 2014
HAVERHILL, Mass. (AP) -- Police say a couple who stole hundreds of dollars' worth of shrimp from grocery stores in Massachusetts and New Hampshire have been captured. Investigators said the woman who drove the getaway vehicle, 33-year-old...

Scientist Receives Backlash Over Poor Shirt Choice

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November 18th, 2014
(WGGB) - Last week, the European Space Agency made history by putting a probe on the surface of a comet -- the first ever -- but that accomplishment was quickly overshadowed in controversy over a t-shirt choice made by the program's lead...

Stanford Ends UConn Women’s 47-Game Win Streak

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November 18th, 2014
(AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) STANFORD, Calif. (AP) - Amber Orrange made a go-ahead jumper with 1:38 left in overtime and the tying 3-pointer with 1.4 seconds remaining in regulation, sending No. 6 Stanford to an 88-86 victory against...

Stranger Helps Family Stranded in Liberia

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November 17th, 2014
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- A stranger has come to the aid of a Minnesota family stranded in Liberia after the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Bernice Sulomna and her two young sons from Ramsey, all U.S. citizens, traveled to Monrovia, Liberia, in...