(Chicopee, MA) — A former coal barn in downtown Chicopee has been destroyed in a massive fire. Flames broke out Monday afternoon at the structure off Ames Street. Witnesses heard an explosion around 2:45 p.m. and the large building was quickly engulfed. There were no reported injuries. The cause is under investigation.
Consumers shopping on the government's health insurance website should find it easier to get their questions answered this year.
The German carmaker plans to begin recalling cars affected by its diesel emissions crisis in January and complete the fix by the end of next year.
U.S. House of Representatives Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy sought to convince conservative lawmakers on Tuesday that he will be different from retiring Speaker John Boehner if McCarthy is elected as Boehner's successor this month.
Heating bills should drop this winter for most U.S. households, thanks to a combination of lower energy prices and warmer weather across most of the country.