Sports

2 days ago in Sports

The week’s best sports shots

Denver Broncos’ Peyton Manning holds up the trophy after the NFL Super Bowl 50 football game Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, in Santa Clara, Calif. The Broncos won 24-10. (AP Photo/Matt York)

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

2 days ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

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Here's a look at this weekend's sports schedule.

2 days ago in Sports

Kobe to headline All-Star Sunday

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Kobe Bryant has spent a career tormenting the Toronto fan base and now he is set to entertain it as the NBA's All-Star Weekend descends on Canada for the first time and welcomes Bryant for his swan song.

2 days ago in Sports

NASCAR revises green-white-checkered finish rule

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NASCAR has announced that it is shifting to an unlimited green-white-checkered finish format when late-race cautions come out.

2 days ago in Sports

Oakland Raiders to stay put for 2016 season

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Officials for the Oakland Raiders said on Thursday that they have reached a one-year lease extension agreement, keeping the team in the San Francisco Bay Area city for the upcoming National Football League season.

Entertainment

2 days ago in Entertainment

Bill Murray tosses fans’ phones off rooftop

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The "Ghostbusters" star was unwinding at rooftop restaurant in California on Thursday when he spotted two starstruck fans trying to snap his photo.

2 days ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Deadpool,’ ‘Zoolander 2’ to battle at the box office

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

2 days ago in Entertainment, National

Roses and roaches: Cold-hearted Valentine’s Day ideas

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With the coldest air in more than a decade forecast to grip the United States this Valentine's Day weekend, the holiday dedicated to love is flashing its frigid side.

2 days ago in Music, Entertainment

Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration in the works

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Organizers of the original Woodstock festival are trying to get something together to mark the golden anniversary of the event in 2019.

2 days ago in Entertainment

Cosby’s wife must give deposition in civil suit, judge rules

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Bill Cosby's wife will have to talk to lawyers bringing a defamation lawsuit against the comedian but cannot be compelled to reveal private conversations with her husband, a federal judge has ruled.

Viral Videos

2 days ago in Viral Videos

Betty White reviews ‘Deadpool’

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The "Golden Girls" star gives Ryan Reynolds and his red leather suit an enthusiastic thumbs up.

2 days ago in Trending, Viral Videos

TODAY’S MUST SEE: Kids explain love

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Love is difficult to put into words.

3 days ago in Viral Videos

Russian egg roulette with Peyton Manning & Magic Johnson

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It's the Super Bowl 50 champ versus the NBA legend.

4 days ago in Viral Videos

Who’s your daddy?

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When you're a baby and your dad is a twin, life can be confusing.

4 days ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Oh mother …

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Is it the worst "Family Feud" answer ever? Judge for yourself.

National News

12 hours ago in National

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Scalia dead at 79

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Scalia, appointed to the top U.S. court in 1986 by President Ronald Reagan, was known for his strident conservative views and theatrical flair in the courtroom.

2 days ago in National

Making headlines this week

A couple is seen through an American flag as they walk to a polling place for the New Hampshire primary, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, in Nashua, N.H. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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

2 days ago in Entertainment, National

Roses and roaches: Cold-hearted Valentine’s Day ideas

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With the coldest air in more than a decade forecast to grip the United States this Valentine's Day weekend, the holiday dedicated to love is flashing its frigid side.

2 days ago in National

Consumers flexing their muscles

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U.S. consumer spending regained momentum in January as households ramped up purchases of a variety of goods, in a hopeful sign that economic growth was picking up after slowing to a crawl at the end of 2015.

2 days ago in National

Congress approves permanent Internet access tax ban

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The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed legislation placing a permanent ban on states' taxing Internet access, sending the measure to President Barack Obama for signing into law.

2 days ago in National

Clinton, Sanders clash over Obama as they vie for minority votes

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Democratic presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders clashed sharply in a debate on Thursday over their support for President Barack Obama, with Sanders accusing Clinton of "a low blow" after she compared him to Republicans.

2 days ago in National

10 FOR TODAY: Friday, Feb. 12

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

3 days ago in National

Wall Street tumbles

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Wall Street was off more than 1 percent on Thursday, pushing the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones industrial average down 10 percent for the year, as investors jettisoned stocks and scurried toward safer shores.

3 days ago in Lifestyle, National

More Americans turning to Internet to play Cupid

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Just in time for Valentine's Day, a survey shows that more Americans are looking for love through online dating, with more than four times as many young adults using mobile apps than in 2013.

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

3 days ago in Lifestyle, National

More Americans turning to Internet to play Cupid

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Just in time for Valentine's Day, a survey shows that more Americans are looking for love through online dating, with more than four times as many young adults using mobile apps than in 2013.

3 days ago in Lifestyle

Move over Whopper, the King is adding hot dogs to its menu

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The world's most famous "dog" is helping the fast food chain promote its latest offering.