A Hampshire College student is dead after a weekend bicycle crash in Amherst. Officials say 22-year old Livingston Pangburn of Newton was descending Route 9 near Amherst College late Sunday afternoon when he was hit by a truck at the corner of Dickinson Street. The crash remains under investigation.
The U.S. and Arab allies opened a new front against militants by joining Syria's three-year-old civil war.
Between 550,000 and 1.4 million people in West Africa could be infected with the virus by 2015, according to a report issued on Tuesday.
A son-in-law of Osama bin Laden, was sentenced to life in prison following his conviction on terrorism charges.
The government's own watchdogs say they tried to hack into the site and found a critical vulnerability.