A 21-year-old bicyclist from Holiston was struck and killed in northwest Ohio while riding across the country to raise money to benefit people with multiple sclerosis.
Melanie Melanson vanished from Woburn just days before her 15th birthday in 1989.
Obama spent his speech blaming the Republican Congress for the nation’s woes and his own inability to accomplish what he knows he hasn’t accomplished.
Laura McNeal, a visiting faculty member at Harvard Law School thinks new standards could be instituted at the national level to prevent school shootings.
A beauty of a day across New England with high pressure building in behind a backdoor front. This barely noticeable front will push off the coast this afternoon followed by a cooler NE wind for the afternoon. Mostly sunny skies with high clouds today. Highs in the 70′s nearing 80 in the west. As winds shift east this afternoon a cooling seabreeze will help to keep temps mostly in the lwr 70′s at the coast.
A new study finds that in the summer, a child dies every five days from drowning in a portable pool.
Upper level winds from the SW are advecting a warm balmy airmass up the east coast. But cooler air is charging back into the eastern half of the country so This warm balmy air is being lifted up, cooled, condenced into steady to heavy rains which are extending from Vermont to the Carolinas today.
For the people looking for publicity….the answer is clearly NO. But that takes on so many variables, you have to toss in a few caveats as well. A politician running for office desperately seeks publicity….as long as its good publicity. Otherwise the answer to the question above is YES. Bring in the “spin-doctors” and all of a sudden the yes/no question becomes MAYBE and now you’re into the ears of the beholder.
Is it right to punish a mother for looking for a better life for her kids?