(Northampton, MA) — Cooley Dickinson Hospital in Northampton is under investigation after an infant died at its childbirth center. The hospital sent a memo to medical staff Thursday admitting the death may have been due to “fragmented communication.” The state Department of Public Health has been on the scene conducting a multi-day review. The hospital has not said when the stillbirth occurred.
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, suggesting the labor market continued to strengthen.
The Boston Marathon bombing suspect told a judge that he was satisfied with his lawyers' preparations for the January start of his trial over the deadly 2013 attack.
Leaders in Vernon are hoping a gas-fired power plant will be built to replace Vermont Yankee
UMass President Robert Caret is leaving to become chancellor at the University of Maryland