The IRS official who oversees tax-exempt groups has suddenly backed out of a Western Mass speaking engagement. Lois Lerner was supposed to speak at the Western New England Law School commencement in Springfield. Now she says she doesn’t want her presence to distract from the ceremony. Lerner recently told reporters she’s not good at math, when questioned about the unfolding scandal at the agency.
Authorities are seeking a motive as to why a high school student shot dead a female classmate and wounded four others.
A student opened fire at his Washington state high school on Friday, killing one person, and wounding at least four others.
More than 200,000 rear-facing car seats are being recalled.
A 19-year-old Sunderland man is behind bars after threatening to commit a mass shooting at Frontier Regional School