Morning News

Chris Collins In The House
Chris Collins In The House

Day two of my fill-in stint on the WHMP Morning News. At 6:40, Kirk Whately stops by to talk about the immigration crisis, and at 7:40 we’ll talk sports and lifestyle stuff with Scott Coen. We’ll also talk more about the gas pipeline, including a couple of protest movements in th offing, as well as my reaction to the wrecking ball falling on a big piece of my past. Check it out beginning at 5:30 on WHMP and WHMP.com. -Chris Collins

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Hagel resigns as Defense Secretary

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U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is stepping down.

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Obama widens post-2014 combat role for forces in Afghanistan

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Obama to Republican critics on immigration: ‘Pass a bill’

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The President shrugged off criticism of his executive action on immigration.

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WMECO Rate Hike Approved

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Retired Springfield Bishop Maguire dies at age 95

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The Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield says former Bishop Joseph Maguire has died at the age of 95