(Westfield, MA) – An athlete from Westfield has scored for Team USA at the Sochi Olympics. Kacey Bellamy’s first-period goal Monday helped the American women’s hockey team to beat Sweden 6-1. The team now moves on to the gold medal game. Bellamy’s brother Corey skates for the Elmira Jackets out of New York state.
The U.S. pressed for a Gaza ceasefire as the civilian death toll soared, threatening to spread Israeli-Palestinian bloodshed to the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem.
President Barack Obama hammered companies that avoid federal taxes by shifting their tax domiciles overseas in deals known as "inversions."
The rates of vaccination against the sexually transmitted virus that causes cervical and other types of cancer remain too low, federal health officials say.
OSU has fired the director of its celebrated marching band amid allegations he knew about "serious cultural issues" including sexual harassment.