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Fallen pilot's family thanks 104th, Longmeadow for support Video included

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Kara Fontenot, with her daughters Natalie and Nicole by her side, addressed hundreds that gathered to pay their respects for her husband, who died serving his country. More>>

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Small earthquake hits CA, near site of earlier 6.0 quake

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The earthquake was located near the site of last week's earthquake.

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Philippine troops pull 'greatest escape' in Golan

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Under cover of darkness, 40 Filipino peacekeepers made a daring escape after being surrounded and under fire for seven hours by Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights, Philippine officials said Sunday, leaving 44 Fijian troops... More>>

Afghanistan crash kills 23

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A van slammed into a fuel tanker in western Afghanistan on Sunday, killing 23 people in the latest horrific accident in a country with poorly maintained roads and often reckless driving. More>>

Moderate earthquake hits region near Fairbanks

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The Alaska Earthquake Information Center says a magnitude 5.1 earthquake hit 43 miles northwest of Fairbanks on Saturday night. More>>

Group holds annual cleanup of Connecticut River area Video included

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Community volunteers met in the Basketball Hall of Fame parking lot Saturday morning to take part in an annual riverfront cleanup effort. More>>

UMass loses in Whipple's return to sidelines

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On Saturday, Mark Whipple led UMass on the field against Boston College in a game that was billed as the Battle for the Bay State.
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Airstrikes and aid provide relief for Iraqi town

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Aircraft from the United States, Australia, France and Britain dropped food and water to the beleaguered Iraqi town of Amirli, which has been under siege by Islamic State militants for nearly two months, the Pentagon said... More>>

Feds: Plane with unconscious pilot goes into ocean

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A pilot lost consciousness and the plane drifted into restricted airspace over the nation's capital, scrambling fighter jets that stayed with the small aircraft until it ran out of fuel and crashed Saturday. More>>

Judge finds Texas abortion rules unconstitutional

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Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen... More>>

Sam cut from Rams, but may still have NFL future

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Not long after Michael Sam waved to an adoring crowd at Missouri's season opener, he looked down at his cell phone. More>>

Trapped miners rescued in Nicaragua; 5 remain

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Rescue workers and trapped miners alike frantically dug away at opposite sides of rock and mud that blocked a Nicaragua gold mine, finally succeeding in freeing at least 20 men. Efforts to reach five miners still missing... More>>

People rally at Ohio Wal-Mart where cops shot man

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Some 200 people held signs and chanted Saturday outside a Wal-Mart where a young man with an air rifle was fatally shot by police. More>>

Ferguson slowly starting to make comeback

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The unmistakable signs of healing are beginning to dot Ferguson, even the small area of this St. Louis-area suburb that was the center of attention for three weeks. But those in the community know they've got a long... More>>

Pro-Russia rebels confident after making gains

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As the survivor of a tank attack on a Ukrainian army truck was being carried into an ambulance, he was showered with verbal abuse by a rebel fighter. More>>

Saudi king warns of terrorist threat to Europe, US

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The king of Saudi Arabia has warned that extremists could attack Europe and the U.S. if there is not a strong international response to terrorism after the Islamic State group seized a wide territory across Iraq and Syria. More>>

Rebuilding Gaza will take 20 years, group says

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An international organization involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years under current levels of restrictions to rebuild the Gaza Strip's battered and neglected housing stock... More>>

Your Week in Viral Videos: Little girl in awe of space shuttle

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Millions of people were inspired by the space shuttle, and it continues to do that, even though it hasn't flown in more than three years.

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Atlantic City losing 2 casinos, 5K jobs in 3 days

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A time few could imagine during the glory days of casino gambling has arrived in Atlantic City, where two casinos and more than 5,000 jobs will be lost this weekend. More>>

Suspect questioned after presidential threat

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Connecticut State Police have been told to be watching for a "potentially suspicious person and vehicle" after a threat against the president of United States in New York. More>>

Community mourns the loss of fighter jet pilot

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An emotional day in Westfield, and throughout western Massachusetts and the country as people learn of the passing of Lt. Col. Morris Fontenot, Jr.   More>>

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