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Today: Mainly cloudy with some breaks of sun, cooler. Chance of a shower. Highs: 62-67. Winds: E/NE 6-12 mph. Tonight: Mainly cloudy and cool. Some pockets of mist. Lows: 50-54. Winds: NE 5-10 mph. Have a great Tuesday! Dan B ...
Tue, September 30, 2014
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Gubernatorial Candidates Debate in Springfield

September 29th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) -- The five candidates vying to become the next governor of Massachusetts came together in their first televised debate at CityStage in Springfield in a one hour debate Monday night. It comes the same day that a...

Jennifer Lopez, Leah Remini Hit in Minor Car Accident

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September 28th, 2014
MALIBU, Calif. (AP) -- Authorities say an SUV carrying actress Leah Remini and singer Jennifer Lopez and her two kids, was rear-ended by a suspected drunken driver who then fled the scene. Officials say Remini was driving Lopez's SUV at about 8...

Obama: US Misjudged Iraqi Army, Militants’ Threat

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September 28th, 2014
WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama is acknowledging that U.S. intelligence agencies underestimated the threat from Islamic State militants and overestimated the ability and will of Iraq's army to fight. In an interview airing Sunday on...

Skydiving Instructor and Student Killed in Parachuting Accident

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September 28th, 2014
MARSTONS MILLS, Mass. (WGGB/FOX25) --  Barnstable Police say a skydiving instructor and a student were killed in a parachuting accident in Cape Cod on Sunday. According to Fire officials, the two skydivers landed past the intended landing area...

American Doctor Exposed to Ebola Admitted to NIH

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September 28th, 2014
  (Photo Courtesy: MGN Online / 3D4Medical) WASHINGTON (AP) -- An American doctor who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone has been admitted for observation at The National Institutes of Health near...

Crowds Flock to West Springfield for Final Day of The Big E

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September 28th, 2014
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- The last day of The Big E brought a lot of people out as well as a lot of traffic. "Just a great day to be at the fair really. It's the last day of the fair," says Gene Cassidy President and CEO of the BIG...

Jeter Gets RBI-Single in Final At-Bat of Career

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September 28th, 2014
(AP Photo/Charles Krupa) BOSTON (AP) - Derek Jeter hit a run-scoring infield single in the final at-bat of his 20-year major league career, leaving to a standing ovation at Fenway Park. The New York Yankees captain hit a high chop that...

Nationals’ Zimmermann Throws No-Hitter in Season Finale

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September 28th, 2014
(AP Photo/Alex Brandon) WASHINGTON, D.C. (WGGB) -- Washington Nationals starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann has become the 5th person to throw a no-hitter in the 2014 MLB season. And it took him until the team's final game to do so. It was a...

Thousands Walk to Support Alzheimer’s Research

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September 28th, 2014
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WGGB) --  On Sunday morning, thousands of people gathered at Holyoke Community College to walk for a great cause. The goal of the annual "Walk to End Alzheimer" is to raise more awareness and funds to support Alzheimer's...

Local Car Show to Support Soldiers Home in Holyoke

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September 28th, 2014
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WGGB) -- The Stars and Stripes Car Club hosted a car show on Sunday afternoon in Holyoke. The goal of the event is to raise funds for the Soldier's Home in Holyoke. To celebrate the fun event, car owners showcased different...

Boehner: US May Need Ground Troops vs. Militants

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September 28th, 2014
(AP Photo/ Evan Vucci) WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Speaker John Boehner says the United States may have "no choice" but to send American troops to fight Islamic State group militants if President Barack Obama's strategy fails to destroy the...

Police: 15 Hurt in Miami Nightclub Shooting

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September 28th, 2014
MIAMI (AP) -- Police say 15 people have been hurt in a shooting at a Miami nightclub and that the youngest victim is 11 years old. Miami police said gunfire erupted around 1 a.m. Sunday at a club called The Spot. Police spokeswoman Frederica...

Chicopee Police Investigating Armed Robbery on West Street

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September 28th, 2014
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) -- Chicopee Police are investigating an armed robbery at a Shell gas station on 95 West Street. According to Detective Mark Haggins, he said the suspect who was wearing a black ski mask, a dark grey hooded sweat shirt...

2 Amherst Police Officers Injured While on Duty

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September 28th, 2014
AMHERST, Mass. (WGGB) -- Two Amherst police officers were injured on the job on Saturday in separate incidents involving the same person. According to Amherst police, in the first incident an officer suffered a broken hand while responding to a...

Springfield Man Injured from Shooting on Lebanon Street

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September 28th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Springfield Police are investigating a shooting that injured a Springfield man. Police officials say they responded to a call on Sunday around 3 a.m. on Lebanon street. The man was shot while in his car and was...

Boat Hits Rock in Boston Harbor; 6 Aboard Rescued

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September 28th, 2014
BOSTON (AP) -- Massachusetts State Police say a 50-foot luxury boat has sunk in Boston Harbor and all six aboard have been rescued, with only minor injuries reported. Marine unit troopers responded to a call for help at 7:18 p.m. Saturday after...