(Belchertown, MA) — The person killed in a single car crash in Granby Friday night has been identified as 17-year-old Nathan Curran of Belchertown. Police said Curran was on Harris Street around 11:30 p.m. when, for some reason, his car left the road and slammed into a tree. The crash remains under investigation by the State Police Accident Reconstruction Team.
Volkswagen's cheating on emissions with the use of software in diesel cars was not a corporate decision, but something that "individuals did," its U.S. chief executive says.
McCarthy had been the favorite to be selected as the official party choice to replace John Boehner.
The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly approved legislation on Wednesday that would allow the military to avoid mandatory spending cuts, setting up a likely veto from President Barack Obama, who is pushing for a broader budget deal.
A recruiting push by Islamic State militants via thousands of social media postings remains one of the biggest threats facing the United States, military official say.