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Memorial Day events

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On Monday, people across the area will pause to remember the men and women who have given their lives while in service to the country.

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LeBron's 35 help Cavs beat Celtics 87-79, reach NBA Finals

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LeBron James scored 35 points with 15 rebounds and nine assists on Sunday night to earn an eighth straight trip to the NBA Finals, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to an 87-79 victory over the Boston Celtics in Game 7 of...

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Celtics aim to take down Lebron James, Cavs in decisive Game 7

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After star player Gordon Hayward suffered a gruesome leg injury during the first game of the season, many people counted the Celtics out.

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One arrested in rollover accident in East Longmeadow

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Local police responded to a two-car motor vehicle accident on Chestnut Street Sunday evening.

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Flag raising ceremony held at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament

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Parishoners at Our Lady of the Blessed Sacrament held a special ceremony in honor of Memorial Day.

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SFD administers Narcan days after being required to carry it

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As of May 23rd, trucks belonging to the Springfield Fire Department were required to carry Narcan, the overdose reversal medication.

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One injured in Athol after ATV accident

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One person was transported to the hospital after an ATV accident this afternoon.

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Ferry loses power off of Martha's Vineyard

A stranded ferry off the shore of Martha's Vineyard carrying dozens of people has been towed to safety.

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Forecast

After a cooler day today a warm up is heading our way this week

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What a difference a day makes. From sunshine and temperatures in the upper 80s and lower 90s yesterday to clouds, showers and temperatures only in the 50s this afternoon. The good news is drier air will work in for Memorial Day with a mid week warming trend.  The threat for showers will continue this evening before coming to and end overnight. Lows will drop back into the upper 40s and lower 50s.  

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Former President George H.W. Bush hospitalized again

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Former President George H.W. Bush was hospitalized in Maine on Sunday after experiencing low blood pressure and fatigue.

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Teenager located after going missing during hike in Berkshire County

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More details today out of Berkshire County after a missing 13-year-old boy from Connecticut was located Saturday afternoon. 

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Officers stepping up patrols during holiday weekend

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The National Safety Council estimates that over four hundred people are killed on the road Memorial Day weekend.

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Woman dies after falling into fire pit in Worcester

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An investigation is underway in Worcester after a woman in her 70s reportedly fell into a fire pit and died.

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East Columbus Ave. in Springfield reopens following incident last night

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Te road between East Columbus Ave. and Union Street in Springfield has been reopened after police were called to the area for ...

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Honor and Remember chapter celebrates Memorial Day with veterans, families

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The Honor & Remember organization here in western Mass honored their fallen brothers and sisters with a day filled of fun.

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Unified track team wins Division II championship

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In just its second season, the Holyoke High School unified track team took home the gold in the Western Mass Division II final, a moment these athletes, will never forget.

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5 hospitalized in accident that set bees free

Several people have been hospitalized in a head-on collision with a car transporting bees in western Massachusetts. More>>

Explosive device found in vehicle at Northampton Fairgrounds

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New details are emerging after an explosive device was found inside a vehicle at the Three County Fairgrounds in Northampton last night.

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Springfield man arrested in bank robbery case

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A Springfield man was arrested earlier today after robbing the TD Bank on 1441 Main Street.

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Several hundred Eversource customers lose power in Springfield

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Several hundred Eversource customers lost power in Springfield Saturday morning. 

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  • 'Solo' sputters in takeoff with $83.3M at box office

    'Solo' sputters in takeoff with $83.3M at box office

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:34 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:34:51 GMT
    (Jonathan Olley/Lucasfilm via AP). In this image released by Lucasfilm, Alden Ehrenreich, right, and Joonas Suotamo appear in a scene from "Solo: A Star Wars Story."(Jonathan Olley/Lucasfilm via AP). In this image released by Lucasfilm, Alden Ehrenreich, right, and Joonas Suotamo appear in a scene from "Solo: A Star Wars Story."
    The Han Solo spinoff "Solo: A Star Wars Story" came in well below expectations with an $83.3 million opening weekend at the North American box office.More >>
    The Han Solo spinoff "Solo: A Star Wars Story" came in well below expectations with an $83.3 million opening weekend at the North American box office.More >>
  • Film explores Chinese Exclusion Act as US immigration 'DNA'

    Film explores Chinese Exclusion Act as US immigration 'DNA'

    Monday, May 28 2018 3:20 AM EDT2018-05-28 07:20:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). In this May 15, 2018 photo, filmmakers Li-Shin Yu, left, and Ric Burns discuss their new PBS documentary "The Chinese Exclusion Act," during an interview, Tuesday May 15, 2018, in New York.(AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews). In this May 15, 2018 photo, filmmakers Li-Shin Yu, left, and Ric Burns discuss their new PBS documentary "The Chinese Exclusion Act," during an interview, Tuesday May 15, 2018, in New York.
    The filmmakers of a documentary about the Chinese Exclusion Act say if viewers end up with a sense of deja vu between the film's subject and current events, that's pretty much the point.More >>
    The filmmakers of a documentary about the Chinese Exclusion Act say if viewers end up with a sense of deja vu between the film's subject and current events, that's pretty much the point.More >>
  • Danica Patrick ends racing career with crash at Indy 500

    Danica Patrick ends racing career with crash at Indy 500

    Sunday, May 27 2018 11:07 PM EDT2018-05-28 03:07:08 GMT
    (AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Danica Patrick waves as she's introduced before the start of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 27, 2018.(AP Photo/Michael Conroy). Danica Patrick waves as she's introduced before the start of the Indianapolis 500 auto race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, in Indianapolis Sunday, May 27, 2018.
    Danica Patrick's racing career ended with a wreck in Turn 2 at the track that made her famous.More >>
    Danica Patrick's racing career ended with a wreck in Turn 2 at the track that made her famous.More >>
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  • Florida, Mississippi under states of emergency ahead of major incoming storm

    Florida, Mississippi under states of emergency ahead of major incoming storm

    Sunday, May 27 2018 11:37 PM EDT2018-05-28 03:37:55 GMT
    Alberto is likely to make landfall Monday between New Orleans and Destin, Florida, before moving into Mississippi and Alabama by Tuesday. (CNN)Alberto is likely to make landfall Monday between New Orleans and Destin, Florida, before moving into Mississippi and Alabama by Tuesday. (CNN)

    Florida Gov. Rick Scott issued the declaration for all 67 counties in his state. Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant authorized the use of the National Guard, his office said in a statement.

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    Florida Gov. Rick Scott issued the declaration for all 67 counties in his state. Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant authorized the use of the National Guard, his office said in a statement.

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  • Lava flow enters Hawaii geothermal plant property

    Lava flow enters Hawaii geothermal plant property

    Sunday, May 27 2018 11:20 PM EDT2018-05-28 03:20:56 GMT
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    Lava from the Kilauea volcano reached a geothermal power plant on the Big Island on Sunday, approaching wells that have been capped to protect against the release of toxic gas should they mix with lava.

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    Lava from the Kilauea volcano reached a geothermal power plant on the Big Island on Sunday, approaching wells that have been capped to protect against the release of toxic gas should they mix with lava.

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  • On this Memorial Day, remember the trauma of 50 years ago

    On this Memorial Day, remember the trauma of 50 years ago

    Sunday, May 27 2018 10:49 PM EDT2018-05-28 02:49:42 GMT
    Senator Robert Kennedy & wife Ethel standing at podium, addressing his constituents & the press at the Ambassador Hotel after his CA primary election victory and just prior to his assassination. (Photo by Bill Eppridge/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty)Senator Robert Kennedy & wife Ethel standing at podium, addressing his constituents & the press at the Ambassador Hotel after his CA primary election victory and just prior to his assassination. (Photo by Bill Eppridge/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty)

    America was a mess on Memorial Day 1968. 

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    America was a mess on Memorial Day 1968. 

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