(Boston, MA) — MGM Resorts International has passed its suitability screening to pursue a casino in Springfield. The five-member state gaming commission unveiled its final report on the enterprise Monday. The positive decision follows a lengthy background check into MGM’s ethics, financial stability and business practices.
Military planners are weighing the possibility of sending more troops to Iraq to provide additional security around Baghdad.
The beheading of James Foley was said to be in revenge for U.S. air strikes against the Iraqi insurgents.
The prosecutor's office will begin presenting evidence to a grand jury investigating the Aug. 9 shooting death of Michael Brown.
School officials in Amherst are hopeful this school year will see a reduced level of racial tensions.