A young woman from Amherst has been killed in a car accident in Haiti. Amanda Mundt was a student at Clark University and a 2009 graduate of Amherst Regional. She had been volunteering in Haiti, running a summer school. Two others were also killed in the crash and Clark University professor David Bell remains seriously injured.
The Defense Department violated U.S. law by failing to alert Congress before releasing five Taliban members in exchange for a captured U.S. soldier.
The sophistication, wealth and military might of Islamic State militants represent a major threat to the U.S., military leaders say.
Ferguson, Missouri saw a second night of relative calm after the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teen nearly two weeks ago.
U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan expects his Republican Party to avoid government shutdown this year.
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