The trial of acting Chief Probation Officer Christopher Hoffman continues today in US District Court. The Hatfield man is accused of witness intimidation. He allegedly threatened a co-worker as an investigation into rigged hiring at the state Probation Department unfolded. It’s the second trial for Hoffman. A mistrial was declared in May after the jury failed to reach consensus.
The average national price of a regular gallon of gasoline has jumped in the past two weeks to $2.58.
Lawyers for the Boston Marathon bomber are returning to federal court to make their case that his life should be spared.
The Senate plunges into a high-stakes debate this week over empowering Congress to review and possibly reject any nuclear deal with Iran.
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Thousands began fleeing the capital Kathmandu on Monday after two days of powerful aftershocks and shortages of food and water.