(Pioneer Valley, MA) – Three local groups are among the 100 finalists for the 35 state medical marijuana licenses up for grabs early next year. Whately farmer James Paciesnik, Greenfield store owner Mike Ruggeri, and Josh and Marina Goldman of Montague have all made the last cut. The licenses will be awarded January 31st.
A train carrying the remains of victims of the Malaysia Airlines plane downed over Ukraine left the site on Monday.
President Barack Obama signed an executive order barring federal contractors from discriminating on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.
A jury found a friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber guilty of obstructing the investigation into the deadly blasts.
Forty-five years after the first Apollo lunar landing, the U.S. remains divided about the moon's role in future human space exploration.
The FCC will continue collecting comments, made in response to these first submissions, until Sept. 10.