A 23-year old Springfield man is dead after being shot by a state cop on I-91 in Chicopee. After midnight Sunday a southbound BMW was pulled over for speeding near exit 8. Police say there was a physical altercation before shots were fired, and the men tried to drive away after being hit. Two loaded handguns with the serial numbers removed were found in the car. A 22 year old female passenger was treated for minor injuries.
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.