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Tue, November 25, 2014
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Mazda Recalls Cars to Fix Tire Pressure Monitors

November 25th, 2014
DETROIT (AP) -- Mazda is recalling nearly 100,000 midsize cars in the U.S. to fix a problem with the tire pressure monitoring system. The recall affects certain Mazda6 cars from the 2014 and 2015 model years. The company says in documents...

US Closes Impala Brake Probe with No Recall

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November 25th, 2014
Image Courtesy: MGN Online DETROIT (AP) -- A U.S. safety agency has ended an investigation into Chevrolet Impala electronic braking systems without seeking a recall. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration began looking into...

ABC40 Provides Insight on Decision of Grand Jury

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November 25th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Tom Lewis and Emily Volz sit down with the Chair of the Criminal Justice Department at A.I.C. to provide viewers with insight on the Grand Jury's decision in the shooting death of Michael Brown. Click the link to get...

ABC40 talks to Baystate Doctor about Premature Birth Risks

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November 25th, 2014
  SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Tom Lewis and Emily Volz sit down with Dr. Glenn Markenson from Baystate Medical Center to talk to ABC40 about the risk of premature birth. Click the link above to see...

Ferguson: More Than 80 Protesters Arrested in St. Louis Area

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November 25th, 2014
David Goldman/AP Photo FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Authorities say that more than 80 people were arrested as chaos enveloped sections of the St. Louis area overnight. St. Louis County police released records early Tuesday showing 61 people were...

Dozens Protest Ferguson Ruling at Boston’s State House

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November 25th, 2014
BOSTON (WGGB) -- In the wake of the grand jury's ruling to not charge Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown, protesters filled the streets to rally against the decision. Residents in many other...

New FDA Rules Will Put Calorie Counts on Menus

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November 25th, 2014
(Ctsy: ABC News) WASHINGTON (AP) -- Whether they want to or not, consumers will soon know how many calories they are eating when ordering off the menu at chain restaurants, picking up prepared foods at supermarkets and even eating a tub of...

Fires, Gunshots Follow Grand Jury Ruling in Ferguson

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November 24th, 2014
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Fire and looting have overtaken several businesses after Ferguson protests turned violent. Multiple fires burned early Tuesday at local businesses, including at storage facility, auto parts stores and a beauty supply...

MGM Springfield Provides Updated Timelines, Revenue Information

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November 24th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) -- Timelines and details surrounding MGM Springfield are becoming much clearer after President Mike Mathis updated the Springfield City Council Monday night. The project got the go-ahead on November 4th when a vote to repeal...

Brown Family Statement Calls for Peaceful Protests

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November 24th, 2014
FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Michael Brown's family issued this statement after a prosecutor announced that a grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson: We are profoundly disappointed that the killer of our child...

President Obama Urges Calm After Ferguson Decision

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November 24th, 2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he joins with Michael Brown's family in urging peaceful protests after a grand jury decided not to indict the Ferguson police officer who shot and killed the unarmed, black...

Grand Jury Won’t Indict Ferguson Cop in Shooting

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November 24th, 2014
by JIM SALTER and DAVID A. LIEB, Associated Press FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — A grand jury has decided not to indict Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black 18-year-old whose fatal shooting by a white officer sparked...

Longmeadow Residents to Re-Vote on Shops Expansion in December

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November 24th, 2014
LONGMEADOW, Mass. (WGGB) -- Longmeadow residents will re-vote on whether or not to expand the Longmeadow Shops on Bliss Road on December 15th. Just last week at the Town Meeting, Article 13 -- which would have allowed the zoning change from...

Holyoke Teacher and Union Leader Reinstated in District

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November 24th, 2014
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WGGB) -- A Holyoke teacher and union leader returned to the classroom on Monday. Gus Morales -- a middle school English teacher -- was told back in June that he was not renewed for the upcoming school year. Morales was a...

Chicopee Boys and Girls Club Hosts Its Annual Turkey Dinner

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November 24th, 2014
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) -- The Chicopee Boys and Girls Club hosted its annual Turkey Dinner Monday night. The Boys and Girls Club has been doing this dinner for 18 years, as a way to say thank you to the city and to give back to the...