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Tonight: Snow showers end, clearing skies. Any wet areas will turn slippery. Low: 17-23. Winds: NW 5-10 mph. Tyler Jankoski ...
Sat, March 28, 2015
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Light Snow
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Humidity: 68%
Dew Point: 21
Wind: N at 9 mph
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Astronauts Dock with Space Station for 1-Year Mission

March 27th, 2015
(Photo Courtesy NASA) By DMITRY LOVETSKY and JIM HEINTZ Associated Press BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) -- The capsule carrying a Russian and an American who are to spend a year away from Earth has docked with the International Space...

Gowdy: Clinton Wiped Email Server Clean, Deleted All Emails

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March 27th, 2015
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online / Marc Nozell) By MATTHEW DALY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) -- The chairman of a House committee investigating the 2012 attacks in Benghazi, Libya, says Hillary Rodham Clinton wiped her email server "clean"...

Amanda Knox ‘Relieved and Grateful’ after Court Saga Ends

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March 27th, 2015
photo MGN/ABC News Good Morning America SEATTLE (AP) -- Amanda Knox says she's "tremendously relieved and grateful" that Italy's highest court overturned her murder conviction in the slaying of her roommate. Knox said in a statement Friday...

Officer Wounded, Suspect Dead in Boston Shootout

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March 27th, 2015
BOSTON (AP) -- A suspect in a motor vehicle stop opened fire on Boston police and seriously wounded an officer before being killed by authorities. An apparent innocent bystander also was injured. The shootout happened shortly after 6:30 p.m....

Western Mass Latino Radio Stations Want to Engage with Latino Community

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March 27th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) --There's growing concern of young people getting into trouble. Just this this week an 18-year-old was killed on Dwight Street and now two Western Mass radio stations are working together to bring a better relationship to...

Care Assistant Charged with Stealing from Disabled Veteran

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March 27th, 2015
BOSTON (AP) -- A grand jury in Boston has indicted a personal care assistant on charges she stole nearly $128,500 from a disabled Vietnam War veteran for whom she was caring. The Suffolk County grand jury Thursday indicted 48-year-old...

Complaints Over Winter Electric Rates Filed with Mass. AG’s Office

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March 27th, 2015
REGION (WGGB) -- Frustration is mounting over rising electric bills and now, the Mass. Attorney General is getting involved. It's the same old story when it comes to electric bills, but customers are still waiting for a different ending....

Electricity for Byer Street Residents Restored

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March 27th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- More than three dozen people were evacuated from their Byers Street apartment building in Springfield Thursday night because of carbon monoxide detectors going off. It was a long evening for residents at 32 Byers...

Italy’s Highest Court Overturns Amanda Knox Murder Conviction

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March 27th, 2015
By COLLEEN BARRY and FRANCES D'EMILIO, Associated Press ROME (AP) -- Italy's highest court has overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case. The decision by...

WMass. Alcohol Center Working Towards Extension to Relocate

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March 27th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- As MGM Springfield continues to demolish buildings downtown, there's concern tonight that a successful rehab program might be destroyed as well. The Western Massachusetts Correctional Alcohol Center on Howard...

Follow-Up: Eversource Contacts Local Day Care Over Nearly $5K Bill

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March 27th, 2015
(WGGB) -- A follow-up tonight about the woman we told you about this week who incurred a nearly $5,000 electric bill. Today, we were told that Eversource reached out to Carole Nelson to help dissolve those additional costs after she switched...

Western Mass. Shut Out of Snow Disaster Declaration Request

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March 27th, 2015
By BOB SALSBERG and STEVE LeBLANC, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) -- The governor of Massachusetts has formally asked the federal government to declare a disaster in 10 counties after a record-setting series of winter storms. Gov. Charlie...

Police Make Arrest in Fall River Courthouse Bomb Threat

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March 27th, 2015
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) -- Police have arrested a man they allege called in a bomb threat that forced the evacuation of the courthouse where the trial of Aaron Hernandez is being held. Fall River police on Friday announced the arrest of...

CHD’s Cammer Cup Coming to Westfield on Saturday

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March 27th, 2015
(WGGB) -- If you're a fan of exciting hockey action, then tomorrow you will want to head to the Amelia Ice Arena for an incredible sled hockey showdown The events features physically challenged athletes on ice showing off their amazing hockey...

Lisa Fischer to Perform Tuesday at the Calvin Theater

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March 27th, 2015
(WGGB) -- A former backup singer is now taking center stage. Lisa Fischer is coming to the Calvin Theatre on Tuesday. Friday, she joined ABC40's Tom Lewis and Emily Volz on ABC40 News at 12:30 p.m. by phone to talk about her upcoming...