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Police: Lynn Woman Let 2-Year-Old Daughter Sip Margarita

February 27th, 2015
SALEM, Mass. (AP) -- A Lynn woman is facing child endangerment charges for allegedly allowing her 2-year-old toddler to take sips of her margarita at a Salem bar and pouring a little of the alcoholic beverage into the girl's no-spill...

“The Dress” Sparks Worldwide Color Debate on Social Media

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February 27th, 2015
(WGGB) -- It wasn't worn at the Oscars and wasn't donned by the Dutchess of Cambridge. What's been dubbed "The Dress" is getting so much attention because of one picture posted on Trumblr from a 21 year-old singer in Scotland. That's because...

Woman in SUV Stuck on Train Tracks Saved by Savvy Policeman

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February 26th, 2015
NORWALK, Conn. (AP) — A woman whose sport utility vehicle got stuck on Connecticut train tracks during a traffic jam as a train approached has been saved by a quick-thinking policeman. Norwalk police say the SUV was stopped in...

Kanye West Tweets Apology to Beck for Grammys Disruption

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February 26th, 2015
(Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP, File) LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kanye West is saying he's sorry to Beck on Twitter. The incendiary 37-year-old hip-hop artist took to the social media site Thursday to publicly apologize to the 44-year-old...

Officials: Stolen Picasso Smuggled into US, Labeled ‘Craft’

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February 26th, 2015
(AP Photo/U.S Department of Justice) NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say a Pablo Picasso painting worth millions of dollars was stolen in France and smuggled into the U.S. by someone who falsely labeled it as an "art craft" worth about $37 when it...

Two Loose Llamas Lassoed After Running Amok Near Phoenix

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February 26th, 2015
SUN CITY, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities have lassoed two quick-footed llamas who had dashed in and out of traffic in a Phoenix-area retirement community and caused a stir on social media. Television footage showed a large, white llama and a...

Custom Dress Worn by Lupita Nyong’o at Oscars Stolen

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February 26th, 2015
FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2015 file photo, actress Lupita Nyong'o arrives at the Oscars wearing a dress made of pearls at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Los Angeles sheriff's detectives are investigating the theft of the $150,000 custom Calvin...

Judge Rules for Adrian Peterson, Paving Way for Reinstatement

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February 26th, 2015
(AP Photo/Tom Gannam, File) by DAVE CAMPBELL and JON KRAWCZYNSKI, AP Sports Writers A federal judge has cleared the way for Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson to be reinstated. U.S. District Judge David Doty issued his order...

Mass. Principal Takes On ‘Vile’ Cyberbullies

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February 26th, 2015
WINCHENDON, Mass. (AP) -- The principal of a Massachusetts high school who learned of inappropriate comments and cyberbullying that targeted some students logged onto the offending social media accounts to issue a stern warning to the...

Boston Mayor: No More Parking Space Savers Starting Monday

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February 26th, 2015
(Photo Courtesy: martywalsh.org/) BOSTON (AP) -- Spring cleaning is coming early in snowbound Boston. Mayor Marty Walsh has declared an end to the orange cones, beach chairs and other quirky items that Bostonians use to reserve shoveled out...

FSU Freshman Scores 30 in Final 4:38 in Loss to Miami

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February 26th, 2015
CORAL GABLES, Fl. (WGGB) -- With four minutes and 40 seconds to play in Wednesday night's game between Florida State and Miami, FSU freshman Xavier Rathan-Mayes was a long way from his career high of 35 points. Having scored just 5 points all...

Confident Obama Predicts Success in Immigration Appeal

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February 25th, 2015
(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) By JIM KUHNHENN Associated Press MIAMI (AP) -- President Barack Obama is urging immigrants thrown into limbo by legal wrangling to keep planning for eventual relief. He's professing confidence that his...

‘Modern Family’ Takes a Modern Twist – Tonight at 9 on ABC40

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February 25th, 2015
(Image Courtesy: ABC) (WGGB) -- "Modern Family" is taking a modern twist with tonight's episode playing out entirely on Claire's laptop. In tonight's episode - "Connection Lost" - Claire is stuck at O'Hare Airport, and in an effort to try and...

GMA Gives Exclusive Preview of ‘Frozen Fever’

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February 25th, 2015
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online / Disney) (WGGB) -- All this snow and cold weather may have some experiencing cabin fever. Soon, however, "Frozen Fever" may be gripping the country This March, Olaf, Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, and others head back...

Lawsuit Filed Against Purina Claims Food Sickens, Kills Dogs

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February 25th, 2015
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A dog owner has filed a lawsuit against a pet food company alleging that thousands of dogs have been sickened or died from eating a brand of the company's dry dog food. Pet owner Frank Lucido...