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Second Man Arrested Trying to Enter White House

September 20th, 2014
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Secret Service says a man has been arrested for trying to unlawfully enter the White House, less than 24 hours after a fence-jumper made it all the way into the building. Secret Service spokesman Ed Donovan says a man...

Titanic Historical Society Dedicates Memorial Garden

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September 20th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- On Saturday afternoon, the Titanic Historical Society dedicated the new Titanic Centennial Memorial Garden and Walkway. The dedication took place at the the Oak Grove Cemetery in Springfield. The new garden is to...

Celebrating Vermont Day at the Big E

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September 20th, 2014
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Hundreds of people gathered Saturday afternoon at the Big E to celebrate Vermont Day. Several vendors were present to showcase their crafts and expertise to guests. There were also a variety of food and...

81 Immigrants Arrested in New England

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September 20th, 2014
BOSTON (AP) -- Federal immigration officials say a four-day enforcement operation in New England has ended with the arrest of 81 immigrants, including those convicted of crimes, fugitives and those accused of other immigration violations. The...

Mass. Tax Credits Benefiting Movies, TV Projects

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September 20th, 2014
BOSTON (AP) -- A film starring Kate Winslet and Josh Brolin was one of the biggest beneficiaries of a tax credit program designed to lure movies and television shows to Massachusetts. A report from the state revenue department says "Labor Day"...

Gov. Patrick Returning from European Trade Mission

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September 20th, 2014
BOSTON (AP) -- Gov. Deval Patrick is heading back to Massachusetts after wrapping up his latest trade mission. During the weeklong trip, Patrick began in in Copenhagen, Denmark. He also stopped in London, Lyon and Paris. On Saturday, he was...

Saturday’s News on the Go 8/20

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September 20th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Gate jumper gets into the white house, manhunt continues for trooper killer in Pennsylvania, 2nd annual "Ride to Remember," more entertainment at the Big E and more. ABC40's Lindsay Iadeluca has more...

2 Northampton Residents Displaced After an Attic Fire

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September 20th, 2014
NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (WGGB) -- The Northampton Fire Department are investigating a fire that left two people homeless Saturday morning. According to Fire officials, the fire started in the Attic of a two story building at 167 Main Street in...

Nine People Homeless After Late Night Fire

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September 20th, 2014
Courtesy: Springfield Fire Dept. SPRINGFIELD (WGGB) - The Springfield Fire Department is investigating a fire that left three families homeless late Friday. That fire occurred at 34 Vermont Street in Springfield just after 11:30 Friday...

Friday Football Fever: Week 3

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September 20th, 2014
(WGGB) -- A full slate of high school football action was highlighted by a match-up between the top two teams in the AA Conference. #1 Central High School and #2 East Longmeadow High School squared off in Springfield, but the Golden Eagles'...

Fence-jumper Makes It Into the White House

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September 19th, 2014
By JOSH LEDERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) -- The U.S. Secret Service says a man who jumped over the White House fence made it just past the front doors before being apprehended. Secret Service spokesman Ed Donovan says a 42-year-old...

MGM Springfield Hosts Inaugural “Downtown Dinner Table” Event

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September 19th, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) -- Downtown Springfield drew-in surrounding communities Friday night, by giving them something unique to enjoy. It was the inaugural "Downtown Dinner Table" -- an event that benefited local charities. Friday...

Students Hospitalized For Intoxication After Concert in Amherst

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September 19th, 2014
AMHERST, Mass. (WGGB) -- Students have been hospitalized for intoxication after attending an electronic dance show at the UMass Amherst Mullins Center Friday night. After banning electronic dance music concerts at the Mullins Center -- over...

MassDOT to Solicit Bids for I-91 Viaduct Project

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September 19th, 2014
BOSTON (WGGB) -- MassDOT will begin advertising the I-91 viaduct project for construction bids Saturday. The agency is replacing the deck of the elevated portion of highway that runs through Springfield. The proposed project also calls...

France Becomes 1st Country to Join US Airstrikes On Islamic State Group in Iraq

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September 19th, 2014
(Image Courtesy MGN Online) PARIS (AP) -- France is back at America's side in conducting military strikes in Iraq. More than a decade after spurning President George W. Bush's war against Saddam Hussein, France on Friday became the first...