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 center's new observatory opens Friday, offering spectacular views stretching 50 miles past the Manhattan skyline to the Atlantic Ocean.
The price of eggs has risen by as much as 58 percent, as farmers battle a bird flu that has killed millions of hens.
As the next presidential election cycle begins the goal isn't necessarily to win every race, but to improve the performance of the Republican ticket overall.
A look at some of the big stories that made headlines this week and the headlines you may have missed.