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Mitt Romney Will Not Run for President in 2016

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...

Friday’s News on the Go 1/30

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January 30th, 2015
REGION (WGGB) -- Rapper Suge Knight accused of deadly hit and run, testimony to resume in Hernandez trial, Jury selection resumes for Tsarnaev and more. Stay with Tom Lewis and Emily Volz for more details....

Rap Mogul Suge Knight Arrested on Murder Charge

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January 30th, 2015
This image from video shows Death Row Records founder Marion "Suge" Knight, right, walking into the Los Angeles County Sheriffs department early Friday morning Jan. 30, 2015 in connection with a hit-and-run incident that left one man dead and...

Casino and Viaduct Construction Pose Parking Problems

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January 30th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- An $800 million casino and a $235 million viaduct project are both coming to Springfield, which will make parking downtown no easy task. "We have a finite number of spaces in the garages and a finite number of...

Western Mass Baseball Hall Of Fame Inducts Joe Castiglione, 2015 Class

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January 29th, 2015
SPRINGFIELD, Ma (WGGB)----The Western Mass Baseball Hall of Fame inducted it's second class tonight at the La Quinta Inn in Springfield. Inductees this year include former Yankee pitchers Art Ditmar and Vic Raschi, Amherst youth baseball advocate...

Online Obsession: Are You Addicted to Social Media?

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January 29th, 2015
(WGGB) -- Social media, connecting people across the globe. But is it actually disconnecting you from the real world and those sitting right next to you. Abc40's Lindsay Iadeluca explored the world of social media and finds that your online fun...

John Kerry Fined $50 for Failing to Shovel Snow Outside Home

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January 29th, 2015
(AP Photo/Brendan Smialowski, Pool) BOSTON (AP) — John Kerry has many titles — secretary of state, former senator, one-time Democratic candidate for president. The globe-spanning diplomat can add one more: snow shoveling...

West Springfield Holds Forum to Fight Drug Abuse in Young Adults

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January 29th, 2015
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- As part of National Drug Facts Week, West Springfield High School hosted a community forum on substance and alcohol abuse Thursday night It was a free and interactive program meant to answer any and all questions...

Slain Massachusetts teacher had 16 stab wounds to neck

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January 29th, 2015
(AP Photo/Courtesy of Dale Webster via the Lawrence Eagle-Tribune)BOSTON (AP) -- A Massachusetts state trooper wiped his eyes while testifying about 16 stab wounds to the neck of a slain math teacher that were allegedly inflicted by a...

Be Careful Where You Dump Snow

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January 29th, 2015
HOLYOKE, Mass (WGGB) -- As we clean up from one storm, and get ready for a couple more inches of snow Friday, a reminder to people living in Holyoke, but actually for all of us about getting rid of snow. It’s hard to go anywhere in Holyoke...