(Worthington, MA) — Lightning is being blamed for a destructive house fire in Worthington. The house on Thrasher Hill Road burned down Sunday evening. The home was on a narrow, gravel road with no fire hydrants. Fortunately, nobody was hurt.
An announcement on whether a grand jury has indicted a white police officer in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager is expected this afternoon.
Hagel was appointed less than two years ago as Obama pushed his signature program of winding up wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
The U.S. military will have a wider role to fight the Taliban alongside Afghan forces after the current mission ends next month.
The President shrugged off criticism of his executive action on immigration.