Three private colleges are objecting to a plan by Umass Amherst to open a satellite campus in downtown Springfield. Presidents of Springfield College, AIC, and Western New England University issued a joint statement warning UMass not to duplicate any of their programs. UMass issued an RFP last week, looking to lease 25,000 square feet of downtown space for the proposed satellite campus.
Hyundai is recalling its popular Sonata midsize sedan to fix problems with the gear shift levers.
The President took his criticism of congressional Republicans to a higher pitch on Wednesday, appealing to them to work with him to "get some work done."
A lawmaker will launch the first national effort in years to tax soda, the latest bid to stem rising obesity and diabetes rates by curbing the consumption of sugary drinks.
Economic growth accelerated more than expected in the second quarter, bolstering views for a stronger performance in the last six months of the year.