(Springfield, MA) — The Reverend Talbert Swan is calling for a commission to improve police-community relations in Springfield and Holyoke. Swan says the violence that erupted in Ferguson could happen in Hampden County. Mayor Sarno and Mayor Morse thanked Swan for his work in the community, but neither has committed to the shared police commission idea.
That other Thanksgiving tradition — congested highways and jammed airports — is underway with gas prices low and terrorism fears high.
This year will be the hottest on record and 2016 could be hotter due to the El Niño weather pattern, the World Meteorological Organization said.
Nearly one-third of the Republicans in the House of Representatives signed a letter calling on party leaders to ensure that a must-pass spending bill block any use of federal funding to resettle refugees from Syria and nearby countries.
The VIP birds have arrived at the White House to get the annual presidential pardon.
With a little help from Jimmy Kimmel and Adele, Harrison Ford and Chewbacca finally set aside their past differences.