(Northampton, MA) — Two Northampton Police Department employees have been placed on administrative leave in the midst of an investigation. Captain Scott Savino and administrative assistant Maryann Keating were placed on paid leave last Friday. The news comes as Hampden DA Mark Mastroianni launches an investigation of the department. Mayor David Narkewicz says the probe has to do with possible improprieties in the payroll records of a civilian employee.
Donald Trump's support among Republicans has dropped 12 points in less than a week according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll.
Police on Saturday identified the suspect in a deadly shooting at a Planned Parenthood clinic.
America's annual Black Friday shopping extravaganza was short on fireworks this year.
A look at some of this week's biggest newsmakers and the headlines you may have missed.
The number of deaths from traffic accidents jumped 8.1 percent in the first half of 2015, suggesting smartphones and other driving distractions could be making America's roadways more dangerous.