(Boston, MA) — It’s been a week since the state’s updated health connector website went live. According to the “Globe,” nearly 12-hundred people have successfully signed up on-line for insurance under the Affordable Care Act. Some are still experiencing bugs with the website. A spokesman for the Massachusetts Health Connector says part of the problem has to do with the high volume of visitors, and that they’re working to solve the problems.
The group has forecast that summer travel will reach an all-time high on the wings of a strong U.S. economy.
Growing demand for more information about the products we buy could mean the end of the simple barcode - the blocks of black and white stripes that adorn most objects for sale and are scanned five billion times a day.
The U.S. trade deficit fell in July to its lowest level in five months as exports rose broadly, signaling underlying strength in the economy amid concerns about a global growth slowdown.
A Hampshire Superior Court jury deliberated for 12 hours before yesterday afternoon finding Adam Liccadi guilty on three of four counts of aggravated rape.
Jose Rubet of Springfield was arrested August 22 after allegedly leading officers on a high-speed chase into Agawam. He was arrested and taken to lockup, where he later produced a knife which he waved at officers before escaping through an emergency exit.