(Northampton, MA) — The Cancer Connection is opening a thrift store in Northampton to support its work. The store will be at the former Cahillane dealership on Route 10. It will open the day after Thanksgiving and is looking for donations. It will be run along the same model as the Hospice Shop on Bridge Street. The Cancer Connection is a drop-in center offering support services to cancer survivors.
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.
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