Sports

5 hours ago in Entertainment, Sports

You can stream the Super Bowl

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This year, CBS will broadcast the game on TV and stream it live on cbssports.com. The network will play the same commercials on TV and on the live stream.

24 hours ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

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Here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events.

1 day ago in Sports

The week’s best sports shots

Mark Macaspac leaps off the Super Bowl 50 sign inside Super Bowl City Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in San Francisco. The Denver Broncos will play the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

A look at some of the biggest moments and best plays in sports this week.

1 day ago in Sports

Broncos, Panthers set to deliver Super finish to season

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The Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers are primed to provide a grand finish worthy of a landmark Super Bowl 50 on Sunday and cap a season of celebration by the National Football League.

1 day ago in Sports, Weird

Prognosticating Ape picks Panthers to win Super Bowl

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The 1-year-old orangutan named Tuah chewed up a cardboard Panthers sign and later kissed a papier-maché Panthers helmet.

Entertainment

5 hours ago in Entertainment, Sports

You can stream the Super Bowl

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This year, CBS will broadcast the game on TV and stream it live on cbssports.com. The network will play the same commercials on TV and on the live stream.

1 day ago in Entertainment

McDonald’s serving up ‘smarter’ Happy Meals

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Ronald McDonald plans to serve up a side of literacy as the fast food giant swaps toys for millions of books.

1 day ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Hail, Caesar!’ and ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’

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Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.

1 day ago in Entertainment

Ben Stiller pouts his way into the record books at ‘Zoolander 2’ premiere

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Ben Stiller entered the history books on Thursday night when he set a record for taking a picture with the world's largest selfie stick during the "Zoolander 2" premiere in London.

1 day ago in Entertainment

REVIEW: ‘Hail, Caesar!’ isn’t the Coen Brothers’ best – but it’s not their worst

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Beneath all the old Hollywood glamour is familiar Coen territory: faith, folly, finding your purpose and just trying to live a good life.

Viral Videos

1 day ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Puppies predict Super Bowl 50

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Right or wrong, one thing is for sure: these puppies are adorable!

1 day ago in Viral Videos

Watch what this guy does with his iPhone

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This experiment will make you want to hit the slopes and take your cell phone along for the ride.

1 day ago in Sports, Trending, Viral Videos

WATCH: Leaked Super Bowl 50 commercials

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A 30-second commercial spot on Super Sunday can cost up to $5 million. Which Super Sunday ad was your favorite?

2 days ago in Viral Videos

Jimmy Kimmel brings back ‘E.R.’ and ‘House’

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George Clooney and Hugh Laurie reprise their classic TV characters.

3 days ago in Viral Videos

If soda commercials were honest

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Enjoy some sugary acid water today!

National News

1 day ago in National

Making headlines this week

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A look back at some of the biggest stories this week and the headlines you may have missed.

1 day ago in National

U.S. doctors upgrade Zika precautions; virus found in saliva, urine

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Brazilian scientists announced on Friday they had found Zika in the saliva and urine of two patients, as U.S. health officials advised more stringent measures for monitoring pregnant women for Zika and preventing sexual transmission of the virus.

1 day ago in National

Nearly 13 million have signed up for Obamacare

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About 12.7 million Americans signed up for health insurance coverage through the government insurance exchanges, surpassing its expectations.

1 day ago in National

Democrats block U.S. energy bill in fight over Flint aid

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Senate Democrats teamed up with some of their Republican counterparts on Thursday and blocked a wide-ranging U.S. energy bill in a fight over aid to Flint, Michigan, to help rectify its drinking water crisis.

1 day ago in National

In contentious debate, Clinton and Sanders both claim ‘progressive’ mantle

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Democrat Hillary Clinton went on the attack against rival Bernie Sanders on Thursday in their most contentious presidential debate yet, questioning whether his ambitious proposals were viable and accusing him of an "artful smear" in suggesting she could be bought by political donations.

1 day ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Friday, Feb. 5

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Your daily look at the stories that will be talked about today.

2 days ago in National

‘Pharma Bro’ Shkreli laughs off questions from lawmakers, calls them ‘imbeciles’

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The former drug company executive sparked outrage last year after his company raised the price of a lifesaving medicine by more than 5,000 percent to $750 a pill.

2 days ago in National

Just in time for tax season, IRS experiencing technical difficulties

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The Internal Revenue Service says it is experiencing computer failure and temporarily cannot accept taxpayer returns.

2 days ago in National

Republican campaign for White House turns nastier as field narrows

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Campaigning for the Republican presidential nomination has taken a nasty turn with Donald Trump accusing rival Ted Cruz of fraud as the field of candidates narrowed ahead of next week's New Hampshire primary.

What's Happening

WHMP Dakin Pet of the Week, 7 Year Old Pug Beagle Named Ginger

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Background on Ginger Pug Beagle Location: Springfield: Dakin Humane Society Gender: Female Age: 7 years   Meet Ginger!  She’s a…

WHMP Northampton Mayoral Summit

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A conversation about Northampton past, present and future featuring all five living mayors: Harry Chapman, (1977), David Musante, (1979), Mary Ford, (1991), Clare Higgins…

First Night 2016 in Northampton!

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Music. Theater. Dance. Puppetry. Fireworks! A 12-hour, family-friendly festival of the arts culminating in a traditional ball-raising from the roof…

Downtown Northampton Needs You

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The following is a guest column in the Daily Hampshire Gazette, authored by Northampton Radio Group, WHMP General Manager David…

First Annual WHMP Hot Chocathon

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Hear the first-annual WHMP Hot Chocathon to benefit Safe Passage! Every day, Safe Passage helps women and children take steps…

Donate Here to the WHMP Team In The Hot Chocolate Run For Safe Passage

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Hot Chocolate Run 2015: Step Up for Safe Passage! Every day, Safe Passage helps women and children take steps towards…

Lifestyle News

1 day ago in Lifestyle

Smoking bans lead to better national health

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People living in countries with public smoking bans have lower exposure to secondhand smoke and better health, according to a fresh look at past research from 21 nations.

2 days ago in Lifestyle

Non-Dairy-Ben and Jerry’s coming to a freezer near you

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Raise your spoons! The Vermont ice cream maker has created four flavors using a certified vegan almond milk base.

3 days ago in Lifestyle

A real-life Amazon bookstore could be coming to a mall near you

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Amazon is reportedly going to open hundreds of brick-and-mortar stores - a surprise reversal from the online retailer credited with driving physical booksellers out of business.