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Wednesday August 27, 2014
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Drug Arrest After Rollover in Chicopee

August 25th, 2014
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) -- Massachusetts State Police arrested a Connecticut man after his vehicle rolled over on I-391. Gregory Griffin, Jr., 32, of Manchester, Conn. was flagged for allegedly speeding in his Dodge truck along the interstate,...

State and Holyoke Police Arrest Suspect After Long Search

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August 25th, 2014
HOLYOKE, Mass. (WGGB) -- Massachusetts State Police and Holyoke Police have apprehended a suspect in Holyoke after a long search. A motorcyclist attempted to run over an officer on I-391, after being pulled over by the High Street intersection...

Crews Battling Building Fire on Main Street in Palmer

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August 25th, 2014
PALMER, Mass. (WGGB) -- Firefighters in Palmer are working to put out a fire at a commercial building. A fire broke out at the Bell/Simons Co. on Main Street just after 8 p.m. Monday. Motorists in the area may experience delays and detours...

Prosecutors Argue Against Moving Tsarnaev Trial

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August 25th, 2014
(Photo: FBI via AP) BOSTON, Mass. (AP) -- Federal prosecutors are disputing arguments from lawyers for Dzohkhar Tsarnaev that the Boston Marathon bombing suspect cannot receive a fair trial in Boston. In a reply filed on Monday in U.S....

Springfield Schools: What’s New This Year?

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August 25th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)- Its Back-to-School for Springfield students in grades one through twelve. But there are some big changes since students left for summer vacation. There are new updates in the Springfield Public School District....

First Day of School in Springfield

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August 25th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB)- Summer vacation is officially over and now students in Springfield are back to school. La'Tasia Love tells us about her busy summer. "I went on lots of sleepovers and went to Six Flags with my best friend,"...

Missing Palmer Teen Found Safe

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August 25th, 2014
(Photo Provided by Palmer Police) PALMER, Mass. (WGGB) -- A Palmer teen, who went missing Monday, has been located and is safe. Palmer Police spent most of Monday afternoon looking for 19-year-old Devin Hebert, who was reported missing after he...

Girl Pulled from Cape Cod Swimming Pool Dies

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August 25th, 2014
YARMOUTH, Mass. (AP) -- One of two young sisters who were pulled from an indoor swimming pool on Cape Cod last week has died. The girls, ages 9 and 12, were visiting the area with their family from New York. They were pulled last Wednesday...

40 Force: Sex Offender Search

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August 25th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Do you know where the sex offenders live in your community, or do you even know how to look? Tonight, the 40 Force showed you the tools and resources available to see if a sex offender is living near your home, or...

Apple Issues iPhone 5 Battery Replacement Program

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August 25th, 2014
(CNN) -- Are you having trouble with your iPhone 5 battery? You might be eligible for a free replacement. Apple says that a "very small percentage" of iPhone 5 smartphones may "suddenly experience shorter battery life or need to be charged...

Mass. Beach Cleared Following Shark Sighting

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August 25th, 2014
(Photo Courtesy: Duxbury Fire / Mass. State Police) DUXBURY, Mass. (WGGB) -- A Massachusetts beach had to be cleared Monday after a shark sighting. Duxbury Fire officials say on Twitter that around 2 p.m. Monday, a Great White shark was...

ABC40 Traffic Alert: Westminster Street in Springfield

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August 25th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Upcoming construction work along Westminster Street will impact travel through the area. Joyce Mulvaney, spokesperson for the Springfield Water and Sewer Commission, says that beginning next week, contractors will...

Police: Shots Fired During Chicopee Armed Robbery

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August 25th, 2014
CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) -- Police say a man escaped injury after being shot at during a robbery this morning in Chicopee. Chicopee Police say that just after 11 a.m. Monday, officers were called to the area of 47 Meetinghouse Road for a...

Springfield Police Identify Allen Street Shooting Victim

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August 25th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Springfield Police have identified the man who died after being shot and crashing his truck on Allen Street early Friday morning. Springfield Police Sgt. John Delaney says that that victim is 25-year-old Keith...

Perry Attorneys Want Indictment Dismissed

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August 25th, 2014
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Attorneys for Texas Gov. Rick Perry are asking a judge to dismiss criminal charges alleging that the possible 2016 presidential candidate abused his power with a veto last summer. Perry's attorneys filed the motion...