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Recall Roundup: Peanut Butter Bars, Chili Seasoning

January 30th, 2015
(WGGB) -- Peanut butter bars and chili seasoning top our food recalls on the roundup for Friday, January 30. Probar is recalling frosted peanut butter bars due to possible presence of undeclared milk allergen. People who have an allergy or...

Mass. Leaders Agree on Revenue Estimate for New Year

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January 30th, 2015
BOSTON (AP) -- Budget negotiators in Gov. Charlie Baker's office and the Massachusetts House and Senate have estimated how much the state is expected to collect in revenue during the next fiscal year that begins July 1. They've pegged the...

Elms College to Hold Special Movie Screening, Discussion

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January 30th, 2015
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) --It's the incredible story of a Polish social worker who helped children escape to safety during the Holocaust and it's coming to life this weekend at Elms College. Maureen Holland, Director of the Social Work Program...

Teen Arrested Following Bomb Threat Against Monson High

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January 30th, 2015
MONSON, Mass. (WGGB) -- A student has been arrested and charged after allegedly making a bomb threat against Monson High School. Around 9 a.m. Thursday, emergency personnel were called to Monson High School after a threat was found in a gym...

Prospective Juror has Sympathy for Tsarnaev, Cites Young Age

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January 30th, 2015
(Photo: FBI via AP)BOSTON (AP) -- One prospective juror in the trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has sympathy for him, saying he's young and she wonders if "he just made a really big mistake." The woman said Friday...

Goodell: Pats Could Be Penalized Even If No Competitive Edge

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January 30th, 2015
PHOENIX (AP) — Commissioner Roger Goodell says that even if no competitive advantage was gained, the New England Patriots could face increased penalties if the NFL investigation finds they violated rules by deflating footballs in the AFC...

Mozzarella & Prosciutto Pinwheels Make a Tasty Super Bowl Snack

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January 30th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Super Bowl Sunday is just two days away and you just can't have a good party without good food. Joe Frigo from Frigo's Foods in Springfield joined ABC40's Tom Lewis and Emily Volz on ABC40 News at 12:30 with a...

Deadline to Apply for Last Mass. Casino License on Friday

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January 30th, 2015
By PHILIP MARCELO, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) -- A deadline is approaching for applicants interested in vying for Massachusetts' final resort casino license. Applicants must submit by 5 p.m. Friday detailed financial information about the...

Mass., Wash. Museums Make Super Bowl Bet

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January 30th, 2015
photo MGN-Online WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. (AP) -- The Seattle Art Museum and the Clark Art Institute in Williamstown, Massachusetts, are wagering valuable pieces of artwork on Sunday's Super Bowl. No, the loser won't give away a masterpiece --...

Mitt Romney Will Not Run for President in 2016

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January 30th, 2015
by STEVE PEOPLES, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney will not run for president in 2016. Three weeks after unexpectedly saying he was considering a third campaign for the White House,...

Firearm, Ammunition Seized During Chicopee Traffic Stop

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January 30th, 2015
(Image Courtesy: Mass. State Police) CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) -- One man is under arrest after he was allegedly found illegally possessing a firearm during a traffic stop. Mass. State Police says that around 8:25 p.m. Thursday, a trooper was on...

George Zimmerman Assault Case Dropped; Ex-Girlfriend Recants

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January 30th, 2015
(AP Photo/Seminole County Sheriff`s Office, File) By MIKE SCHNEIDER, Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities say they are dropping their aggravated assault case against George Zimmerman after his ex-girlfriend stopped cooperating...

Water Main Break Reported on Main Street in West Springfield

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January 30th, 2015
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- A water main break has left some West Springfield residents without water. West Springfield Police Chief Ronald Campurciani says a water main break was reported along Main Street Friday morning. As a...

Greenfield Man Arrested on Warrant, Flashed Disguised BB Gun in Bar

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January 30th, 2015
GREENFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- A Greenfield man was arrested early this morning after he flashed a BB gun disguised to look like an actual handgun inside Smitty's Pub on Chapman Street. 30 year-old Ryan Adams of Greenfield is facing charges...

Four Heroin Arrests in Greenfield

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January 30th, 2015
GREENFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Greenfield Police have arrested four people for drug charges. The arrests were made after a lengthy investigation with the help of the Northwestern District Attorney's Anticrime Task Force and the Massachusetts State...