(Northampton, MA) — The DCR will close the Norwottuck Rail Trail bridge over the Connecticut River beginning September 23rd. The bridge is having its deck replaced. The former railroad bridge, which now serves bicyclists and pedestrians, will be closed for about six months. Meanwhile, ongoing work to widen the rail trail will come to a halt in November and pick up again in the spring.
Austin Dillon walked away from a dramatic wreck at the finish line of the Daytona International Speedway and it was all caught on camera.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, who has been sentenced to death, filed a motion in federal court on Monday seeking a new trial.
South Carolina is poised to remove the Confederate battle flag from the state house, where it has flown for five decades despite being viewed by many as a symbol of slavery.
Jeff Cominitz passed away last Thursday. He had been treated at the Baystate oncology unit.