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Tonight: Mostly clear. Some late fog possible. Lows: 58-64. Winds: Light South. Tuesday: Partly to mostly sunny with an isolated afternoon storm possible (20-30% chance). Becoming hot and more humid. Highs: 86-90 (dewpoint ...
Tuesday July 22, 2014

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Humidity: 93%
Dew Point: 62
Wind: SSE at 2 mph
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Riders Reminisce As They Take Their Final Cyclone Coaster Rides

July 20th, 2014
AGAWAM, Mass (WGGB) -- After 31 years, Six Flags New England and millions of riders said goodbye to the iconic Cyclone coaster. Sunday ABC40 took part in the final day and spoke with guests that were torn between the old memories and the new...

Soccer Craze Continues with First Justice Cup

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July 20th, 2014
Photo Courtesy: Western Mass Jobs with Justice HOLYOKE, Mass (WGGB) -- The soccer craze isn't slowing down any time soon. The first annual Justice Cup kicked off today in Holyoke. Western Mass Jobs with Justice held the soccer tournament to...

Man Arrested in Ludlow After Armed Kidnapping in Worcester

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July 20th, 2014
(WGGB) -- State Police have made an arrest after an armed kidnapping in Worcester involving a female party and an 11-month old child. The victims were reportedly forced into a vehicle with a livery plate and were headed for Springfield, but the...

Man Killed in White Street Shooting Identified

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July 20th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Springfield Police responded to a shooting in the area of 163 White Street Saturday evening just after 9:00pm. The victim has been identified as 27-year-old Jermaine Cowell of Springfield. Cowell sustained a gunshot...

Springfield Museums Host 5th Annual Indian Day

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July 20th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- The Springfield Museums held their fifth annual Indian Day Saturday. The event celebrated classic Indian motorcycles that were manufactured in Springfield from 1901 to 1953. This year, Indian Day paid tribute to...

Mass. Finds No Signs of Hospital Substandard Care

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July 20th, 2014
WEYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) -- A state investigation says there's no evidence of substandard care in the recent deaths of two women after childbirth at a Weymouth hospital. The Patriot Ledger reports that a complaint was found invalid in one of the...

Rory McIlroy Wins British Open for 3rd Major

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July 20th, 2014
(AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili) HOYLAKE, England (AP) -- Rory McIlroy completed a wire-to-wire victory Sunday in the British Open to capture the third leg of the career Grand Slam. McIlroy led by six shots going into the final round and never let...

Sunday’s News on the Go 7/20

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July 20th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- White Street shooting in Springfield becomes fatal, Pro-Russian rebels compromising crash site, Israel advances into Gaza, New York officer in arrest that caused death stripped of his badge, the 45th anniversary of lunar...

Battle Rages in Gaza City

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July 20th, 2014
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- It's the deadliest day yet of Israel's 3-day-old ground offensive in Gaza. Palestinian health officials say at least 65 people were killed as Israeli troops backed by tanks and warplanes battled Hamas militants in a...

Police: Movie, TV Legend James Garner Dies at 86

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July 20th, 2014
By LYNN ELBER Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Actor James Garner, wisecracking star of TV's "Maverick" who went on to a long career on both small and big screen, has died. He was 86. He was found dead of natural causes at his Brentwood...

Rebels Find Black Boxes, Remove Bodies from Crash Site

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July 20th, 2014
(AP Photo/Dmitry Lovetsky) HRABOVE, Ukraine (AP) -- A separatist leader in eastern Ukraine says rebels have recovered the black boxes for the downed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17. Alexander Borodai said Sunday that the devices would be handed...

Wampanoag Chief has Mixed Feelings on Casino Bid

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July 20th, 2014
MASHPEE, Mass. (AP) -- In the centuries since its ancestors greeted the Pilgrims in 1620, the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe has struggled to overcome financial hardship, recover lost land and even reclaim its nearly forgotten language. The tribe's...

Pope Expresses Concern for Iraqi Christians

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July 20th, 2014
(Andrew Medichini/AP Photo) VATICAN CITY (AP) -- Pope Francis has expressed concern for Christians forced to flee Mosul, Iraq's second-largest city, where Christians have resided for centuries. The pontiff in his traditional Angelus blessing...

Queen’s Guards Perform “Game of Thrones” Theme Song

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July 20th, 2014
LONDON, England (WGGB) -- A video of the Queen's Guard playing the "Game of Thrones" theme song went viral over the weekend. The guards are seen performing a perfect rendition of the song outside of Buckingham Palace. Queen Elizabeth may have...

Atlantic City Doomed by Glut of Casinos in Region

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July 20th, 2014
(AP Photo/The Press of Atlantic City, Michael Ein) ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) -- The rapid disintegration of Atlantic City's casino market might be an early indicator of what could happen in other parts of the country that have too many casinos...