(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.
Volkswagen's cheating on emissions with the use of software in diesel cars was not a corporate decision, but something that "individuals did," its U.S. chief executive says.
McCarthy had been the favorite to be selected as the official party choice to replace John Boehner.
The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly approved legislation on Wednesday that would allow the military to avoid mandatory spending cuts, setting up a likely veto from President Barack Obama, who is pushing for a broader budget deal.
A recruiting push by Islamic State militants via thousands of social media postings remains one of the biggest threats facing the United States, military official say.