Cooley Dickinson Hospital CEO Craig Melin is resigning from his post. In a surprise announcement Monday, Melin said he’ll stay on through the end of January. Melin says it will take five years for the hospital to transition to its full affiliation with Mass General. Since he doesn’t want to serve that long, he wants to clear the way for new leadership. Melin has been at the helm of the Northampton hospital for 25 years.
In the frenzy of holiday shopping, consumers are doing more than getting great deals, they’re also using coupons to help raise money for a number of worthy causes.
Millions of Americans embarked on their annual Thanksgiving travels on Wednesday, with security at airports, New York City's parade festivities and other venues expected to be heightened amid jitters after the Paris attacks.
This year will be the hottest on record and 2016 could be hotter due to the El Niño weather pattern, the World Meteorological Organization said.
Nearly one-third of the Republicans in the House of Representatives signed a letter calling on party leaders to ensure that a must-pass spending bill block any use of federal funding to resettle refugees from Syria and nearby countries.