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Mon, December 22, 2014
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2 Dozen Injured in Southern Indiana Bus Crash

December 20th, 2014
SEYMOUR, Ind. (AP) — More than two dozen people were injured when a double-decker bus traveling from Chicago to Atlanta slid off an interstate in southern Indiana and rolled on its side early Saturday. The bus, operated by Megabus and carrying...

Immigrants Build Document Trails to Remain in US

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December 20th, 2014
AP Photo SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Electricity bills. Speeding tickets. Dentist records. Money order receipts. The search for documents is on for immigrants who may qualify for a work permit and reprieve from deportation under measures President Barack...

Pioneer Valley USO Food Drive

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December 20th, 2014
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) -- The Pioneer Valley USO held its holiday food drive on Saturday to collect donations to benefit the military families. Volunteers for the holiday food drive collected non-perishable food, household and beauty...

US Sends 4 Afghans Back Home from Guantanamo

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December 20th, 2014
(FILE/Associated Press) WASHINGTON (AP) -- The United States has returned four Afghans from Guantanamo Bay back to their home country. U.S. officials say the transfer from the detention center is a sign of their confidence in new Afghan...

Obama’s Cuba Moves Reflect Florida Political Shift

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December 20th, 2014
(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) By BRENDAN FARRINGTON AP Political Writer TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- President Barack Obama's decision to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba is a sign that political attitudes toward Cuba are changing in...

Saturday’s News on the Go 12/20

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December 20th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Elderly woman dies after being hit by a car, road paving begins in State Street, Sony defends decision to pull "The Interview" and more. Stay with ABC40's Brittany Decker for more...

Kurds Advance Against ISIS Group in Syria’s Kobani

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December 20th, 2014
BEIRUT (AP) -- A Kurdish official and an activist group say Kurdish fighters have advanced in the contested northern Syrian town of Kobani after heavy clashes with the Islamic State group. Nawaf Khalil, a spokesman for the Kurdish Democratic...

TRAFFIC ALERT: Paving to Begin on State Street

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December 20th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD (WGGB) - We have a traffic alert for anyone traveling through downtown Springfield this weekend. Paving crews will be out on State Street, working to fix a sink hole that opened up early last week. That sink hole was caused by a water...

N. Korea Proposes Joint Probe Over Sony Hacking

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December 20th, 2014
(AP Photo/Nick Ut, File) SEOUL, South Korea (AP) -- North Korea has proposed a joint investigation with the U.S. into the hacking attack against Sony Pictures Entertainment. U.S. officials blame North Korea for the hacking, citing the tools...

Obama Touches Down in Hawaii for Annual Vacation

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December 20th, 2014
By JOSH LEDERMAN Associated Press PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) -- President Barack Obama is kicking off his annual winter vacation in his birthplace of Hawaii. Air Force One touched down late Friday at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, with the...

Cocaine, Heroin Seized In Major Drug Bust

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December 19th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- 31-year-old Jason Arias has been arrested following a major drug bust on Chase Avenue in Springfield. At around 8PM Friday night, the Springfield Police Departments Narcotics Unit culminated a lengthy investigation...

Local Nursing Students Remember the Homeless in Chicopee

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December 19th, 2014
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) -- A night of remembrance outside Lorraine’s Food Kitchen in Chicopee. It was organized by Elms College nursing students and the Basilica of St. Stanislaus Sandwich Ministry. The public was invited to join in...

West Springfield Police Investigating Death of 10-year-old Girl

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December 19th, 2014
West Springfield, Mass. (WGGB) – Police say they are looking into the death of a 10-year-old girl after receiving a call for an ‘unresponsive child’ earlier today. After reviewing the scene on Irving Street, officers called in...

Police charge man in tirade at Whitman church

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December 19th, 2014
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online)WHITMAN, Mass. (AP) -- Police in Whitman arrested a man accused of walking into a room full of children at a church and swearing, then smashing a car windshield with a baseball bat in the parking lot. Fifty-year-old...

Local Businesses Bring Early Christmas Lunch to 104th Fighter Wing

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December 19th, 2014
WESTFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- The holiday spirit spreads to Westfield as troops at Barnes Air National Guard Base are treated to an early Christmas lunch. Big Y and Carando Classic Italian Meats served our local heroes to show gratitude. The...