Northampton Mayor David Narkewicz will run unopposed for his second term in November. Narkewicz was the only candidate to turn in nomination papers for mayor by Monday’s deadline. But there will likely be some fireworks over city council positions. Former building commissioner Anthony Patillo is challenging incumbents Bill Dwight and Jesse Adams in a three-way race for two at-large seats. Patillo says he’ll represent residents who voices aren’t being heard.
In the frenzy of holiday shopping, consumers are doing more than getting great deals, they’re also using coupons to help raise money for a number of worthy causes.
Millions of Americans embarked on their annual Thanksgiving travels on Wednesday, with security at airports, New York City's parade festivities and other venues expected to be heightened amid jitters after the Paris attacks.
This year will be the hottest on record and 2016 could be hotter due to the El Niño weather pattern, the World Meteorological Organization said.
Nearly one-third of the Republicans in the House of Representatives signed a letter calling on party leaders to ensure that a must-pass spending bill block any use of federal funding to resettle refugees from Syria and nearby countries.