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Calgary Sun
'Three stooges of crime' arrested after robbing Boston store wearing court-ordered GPSBOSTON - It took Boston police very little time to track down three men who rob
'Three stooges of crime' arrested after robbing Boston store wearing court-ordered GPS
Calgary Sun / Posted 12 minutes ago
BOSTON - It took Boston police very little time to track down three men who robbed a city convenience store this week: All they had to do was check the records of the court-ordered GPS tracking devices they were ordered to wear for previous... Read more
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The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
UMass Police Chief Tyrone Parham ‘optimistic’ as University prepares for Blarney University of Massachusetts Police Chief Tyrone Parham, who began his role Ja
UMass Police Chief Tyrone Parham ‘optimistic’ as University prepares for Blarney
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian / Posted 35 minutes ago
University of Massachusetts Police Chief Tyrone Parham, who began his role Jan. 11 and was officially sworn in Friday, said that he looks forward to seeing how the... Read more
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Boston Herald
One dead in Dorchester shootout with copThree people were shot this morning in Dorchester, including one killed by a po
One dead in Dorchester shootout with cop
Boston Herald / Posted an hour ago
Three people were shot this morning in Dorchester, including one killed by a police officer, according to the Boston Police Department. After arriving on the scene after reports of someone shot in a home on Devon Street at 10:25 a.m., officers came... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston robbery suspects were all wearing GPS devicesBOSTON (AP) — It didn’t take Boston police long to track down three suspects in
Boston robbery suspects were all wearing GPS devices
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
BOSTON (AP) — It didn’t take Boston police long to track down three suspects in an armed convenience store robbery. Authorities say the men were all wearing court-ordered GPS devices for unrelated cases, which placed them inside the Dorchester store... Read more
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WBUR Boston
1 Dead In Officer-Involved Shooting In DorchesterPolice officers gather at the corner of Columbia Road and Stanwood Street Frida
1 Dead In Officer-Involved Shooting In Dorchester
WBUR Boston / Posted 2 hours ago
Police officers gather at the corner of Columbia Road and Stanwood Street Friday afternoon, near the scene of an officer-involved shooting that left one man dead. (Curt Nickisch/WBUR) BOSTON Authorities say one man is dead after exchanging gunfire... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Boston police shoot, kill armed suspectBOSTON (AP) - Boston police officers responding to reports of a shooting exchan
Boston police shoot, kill armed suspect
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 2 hours ago
BOSTON (AP) - Boston police officers responding to reports of a shooting exchanged gunfire with two suspects, one of whom was already suffering from a gunshot wound, killing one and injuring the second. Commissioner William Evans said officers... Read more
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Boston Globe
One dead in officer-involved shooting in DorchesterOne person was shot to death Friday morning after exchanging gunfire with a Bos
One dead in officer-involved shooting in Dorchester
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
One person was shot to death Friday morning after exchanging gunfire with a Boston police officer, Police Commissioner William B. Evans said. He said officers were responding to a report of a shooting at 107 Devon St. around 10:35 a.m. when a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Woman killed when manhole cover strikes car inside the O’Neill TunnelA woman was killed when a manhole cover struck her car on I-93 southbound insid
Woman killed when manhole cover strikes car inside the O’Neill Tunnel
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
A woman was killed when a manhole cover struck her car on I-93 southbound inside the O’Neill Tunnel Friday morning, according to state police. The crash happened about 7:50 a.m. near East Berkeley Street in Boston, police said. A state police... Read more
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Boston Globe
Multiple suspects shot in an officer-involved shooting in DorchesterBoston Police said multiple suspects were shot in an officer-involved shooting
Multiple suspects shot in an officer-involved shooting in Dorchester
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
Boston Police said multiple suspects were shot in an officer-involved shooting in Dorchester at Stanwood and Laredo Streets on Friday morning. Two or three people were shot, police said, and a firearm was recovered at the scene. It was not made... Read more
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Boston Globe
Two people are shot in Dorchester in what may be an officer-involved shooting in BostonTwo people were shot, and a third person may also have been struck by gunfire,
Two people are shot in Dorchester in what may be an officer-involved shooting in Boston
Boston Globe / Posted 3 hours ago
Two people were shot, and a third person may also have been struck by gunfire, in what may have been a Boston police-involved shooting in Dorchester Friday morning. Boston police were responding to the intersections of Stanwood and Laredo streets at... Read more
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Boston Globe
Multiple suspects shot in an officer-involved shooting in DorchesterBoston Police said multiple suspects were shot in an officer-involved shooting
Multiple suspects shot in an officer-involved shooting in Dorchester
Boston Globe / Posted 4 hours ago
Boston Police said multiple suspects were shot in an officer-involved shooting in Dorchester at Stanwood and Laredo Streets on Friday morning. Two or three people were shot, police said. A firearm was recovered at the scene. It was not made... Read more
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Boston Globe
Multiple suspects shot in an officer-involved shooting in DorchesterBoston Police said multiple suspects were shot in an officer-involved shooting
Multiple suspects shot in an officer-involved shooting in Dorchester
Boston Globe / Posted 4 hours ago
Boston Police said multiple suspects were shot in an officer-involved shooting in Dorchester at Stanwood and Laredo Streets on Friday. Two or three people were shot, police said. The location of the shooting is not far from Columbia Road and Geneva... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Boston robbery suspects were all wearing GPS devicesBOSTON (AP) — It didn't take Boston police long to track down three suspects in
Boston robbery suspects were all wearing GPS devices
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 5 hours ago
BOSTON (AP) — It didn't take Boston police long to track down three suspects in an armed convenience store robbery. Authorities say the men were all wearing court-ordered GPS devices for unrelated cases, which placed them inside the Dorchester store... Read more
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ABC News
Boston Robbery Suspects Were All Wearing GPS DevicesIt didn't take Boston police long to track down three suspects in an armed conv
Boston Robbery Suspects Were All Wearing GPS Devices
ABC News / Posted 6 hours ago
It didn't take Boston police long to track down three suspects in an armed convenience store robbery. Authorities say the men were all wearing court-ordered GPS devices for unrelated cases, which placed them inside the Dorchester store and allowed... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Boston robbery suspects all wearing GPS devicesBOSTON (AP) - It didn't take Boston police long to track down three suspects in
Boston robbery suspects all wearing GPS devices
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 hours ago
BOSTON (AP) - It didn't take Boston police long to track down three suspects in an armed convenience store robbery. Authorities say the men were all wearing court-ordered GPS devices for unrelated cases, which placed them inside the Dorchester store... Read more
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Boston Globe
Officials vow to protect East Boston after gang slayingsMayor Martin J. Walsh and other officials pledged during a public meeting in Ea
Officials vow to protect East Boston after gang slayings
Boston Globe / Posted 16 hours ago
Mayor Martin J. Walsh and other officials pledged during a public meeting in East Boston on Thursday night to work to protect the neighborhood, which has been devastated by the recent killings of three teenagers and the involvement of a notorious... Read more
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Boston Globe
Suffolk overhaul must follow McKenna’s sacrificeDid the apocalypse just hit Suffolk University? That’s what it feels like afte
Suffolk overhaul must follow McKenna’s sacrifice
Boston Globe / Posted 17 hours ago
Did the apocalypse just hit Suffolk University? That’s what it feels like after last week’s stunning end to the standoff between president Margaret McKenna and board of trustees chairman Drew Meyer, with both set to depart the downtown... Read more
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Boston Globe
Suffolk overhaul must follow McKenna’s sacrificeDid the apocalypse just hit Suffolk University? That’s what it feels like afte
Suffolk overhaul must follow McKenna’s sacrifice
Boston Globe / Posted 18 hours ago
Did the apocalypse just hit Suffolk University? That’s what it feels like after last week’s stunning end to the standoff between president Margaret McKenna and board of trustees chairman Drew Meyer, with both set to depart the downtown... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Man beaten by sheriff's deputies won't face criminal chargesSAN FRANCISCO -- A man who led police on a 40-mile chase across the Bay Bridge
Man beaten by sheriff's deputies won't face criminal charges
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 19 hours ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- A man who led police on a 40-mile chase across the Bay Bridge and was bludgeoned by Alameda County sheriff's deputies in a San Francisco alley will not face charges. Stanislav Petrov, 29, of San Francisco, was arrested in November... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Man beaten by sheriff's deputies won't face criminal chargesSAN FRANCISCO -- A man who led police on a 40-mile chase across the Bay Bridge
Man beaten by sheriff's deputies won't face criminal charges
Oakland Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
SAN FRANCISCO -- A man who led police on a 40-mile chase across the Bay Bridge and was bludgeoned by Alameda County sheriff's deputies in a San Francisco alley will not face charges. Stanislav Petrov, 29, of San Francisco, was arrested in November... Read more
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WBUR Boston
City Launches Tool For People To Identify Problem Areas On Boston’s StreetsThe city has launched an online tool to allow people to report transportation s
City Launches Tool For People To Identify Problem Areas On Boston’s Streets
WBUR Boston / Posted 22 hours ago
The city has launched an online tool to allow people to report transportation safety concerns for Boston streets. One area that has been reported is the intersection of Boylston and Dartmouth streets in Copley Square. Pictured: A Boston police... Read more
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Boston Globe
Woburn hit-and-run suspect arrested in BostonPolice on Thursday arrested the suspect allegedly behind an assault and hit-and
Woburn hit-and-run suspect arrested in Boston
Boston Globe / Posted 23 hours ago
Police on Thursday arrested the suspect allegedly behind an assault and hit-and-run in Woburn Wednesday. Woburn and Boston police, along with the State Police fugitive unit, arrested Tyson Delgado, 29, in Mattapan Thursday afternoon, according to a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Former mayor Ray Flynn in car accident, not injuredFormer Boston mayor Ray Flynn was in a car accident Thursday while driving near
Former mayor Ray Flynn in car accident, not injured
Boston Globe / Posted 23 hours ago
Former Boston mayor Ray Flynn was in a car accident Thursday while driving near his home in the South Boston neighborhood, but he was not injured, the city said. He was taken to a local hospital as a precaution, the press office of Mayor Martin J.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston Police convince armed robbery suspects to surrender without incidentThree people accused of committing armed robbery in Dorchester were arrested by
Boston Police convince armed robbery suspects to surrender without incident
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Three people accused of committing armed robbery in Dorchester were arrested by Boston Police without incident on Wednesday night, police said. A store clerk at Pleasant View Variety Store in Savin Hill called police on Wednesday at 6 p.m., saying... Read more
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Boston Globe
Three arrested following armed robbery and standoff with Boston policeThree men are under arrest Thursday for allegedly robbing a Savin Hill convenie
Three arrested following armed robbery and standoff with Boston police
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Three men are under arrest Thursday for allegedly robbing a Savin Hill convenience store at gunpoint and then rushing into a Dorchester apartment building, triggering a standoff with Boston police that ended peacefully. The incident began around 6... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston police arrest man for allegedly stealing sneakers in DorchesterYou wouldn’t want to put yourself in this victim’s shoes. Police say he was ro
Boston police arrest man for allegedly stealing sneakers in Dorchester
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
You wouldn’t want to put yourself in this victim’s shoes. Police say he was robbed of $300 and a pair of expensive sneakers at gunpoint in Dorchester Wednesday, but officers quickly located and arrested a suspect. The victim agreed to meet a person... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Charges to be dropped in Amber casePITTSTON — A local case that made headlines in Boston last year and stoked a de
Charges to be dropped in Amber case
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
PITTSTON — A local case that made headlines in Boston last year and stoked a debate about the proper use of the Amber Alert child abduction notification system will soon be settled in a Luzerne County courtroom. Pittston police say they plan to drop... Read more
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The Washington Times
Hebrew, Korean, Holocaust titles among new DVD Blu-ray releasesSeveral documentaries, TV movies, foreign films and independent productions hav
Hebrew, Korean, Holocaust titles among new DVD Blu-ray releases
The Washington Times / Posted yesterday
Several documentaries, TV movies, foreign films and independent productions have made their way to DVD and Blu-ray this week. “Night Will Fall” (Warner Archive, 2014, not rated, featurette, two short films). This is a remarkable, compelling,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Two Boston men charged with drug traffickingA months-long investigation by state and local agencies into a drug trafficking
Two Boston men charged with drug trafficking
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
A months-long investigation by state and local agencies into a drug trafficking group operating in Boston and Revere led to the arrest of two men on Tuesday, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney’s office. Authorities said Jorge Luis... Read more
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Boston Herald
DA: Suspects nabbed with 200 grams of heroin, semi-automaticTwo Boston men charged with heroin trafficking in bulk were held on $50,000 cas
DA: Suspects nabbed with 200 grams of heroin, semi-automatic
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Two Boston men charged with heroin trafficking in bulk were held on $50,000 cash bail each during their arraignments today in Chelsea District Court. Jorge Mendez-Baez, 26, and Luis Medina-Feliciano, 40, face trafficking of more than 200 grams of... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Senator says "It's time to use the stick approach" on jaywalkers By Andy Metzger STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE BOSTON -- Astounded that the fine fo
Senator says "It's time to use the stick approach" on jaywalkers
Lowell Sun / Posted 2 days ago
By Andy Metzger STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE BOSTON -- Astounded that the fine for jaywalking is $1 and convinced that cutting down on the behavior would increase pedestrian safety, Senate... Read more
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Boston Globe
Officers execute “significant” drug searches in South End, Mattapan; 40-year-old arrestedPolice recovered these drugs and gun in the two searches Tuesday. Boston polic
Officers execute “significant” drug searches in South End, Mattapan; 40-year-old arrested
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
Police recovered these drugs and gun in the two searches Tuesday. Boston police seized a large amount of heroin and cocaine in two separate drug busts Tuesday that led to the arrest of a 40-year-old man. Luis Albert Medina-Feliciano, of Boston, was... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Kingston man guility of Boston fire department fraud Edward A. Scigliano IV, 46, was convicted Tuesday by a Suffolk Superior Court
Kingston man guility of Boston fire department fraud
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
Edward A. Scigliano IV, 46, was convicted Tuesday by a Suffolk Superior Court jury. He was charged on 5 counts each for procurement fraud and larceny, for a total theft of $49,000. He'll be... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston Fire Department district chief found guilty on larceny, fraud chargesBoston Fire Department District Chief Edward A. Scigliano IV was found guilty o
Boston Fire Department district chief found guilty on larceny, fraud charges
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Boston Fire Department District Chief Edward A. Scigliano IV was found guilty on larceny and fraud charges Tuesday, according to the Attorney General’s office. A jury found Scigliano, 46, of Kingston, guilty of five counts of larceny over $250 and... Read more
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Boston Globe
Electric guitar has gone missing, police sayA guitar similar to this one went missing on Saturday. Boston Police are askin
Electric guitar has gone missing, police say
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
A guitar similar to this one went missing on Saturday. Boston Police are asking for the public’s help in finding an electric guitar that went missing Saturday morning. The Eric Johnson Fender Stratocaster guitar, valued at about $1,900, was last... Read more
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Boston Globe
New FBI chief vows collaborative approaches to law enforcementThe new head of the FBI in Boston vowed to take a collaborative approach to law
New FBI chief vows collaborative approaches to law enforcement
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
The new head of the FBI in Boston vowed to take a collaborative approach to law enforcement, partnering with local authorities and other federal agencies to combat drug activity, gun crimes, and terrorism — what he considers his agency’s top... Read more
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The Oakdale Leader
Documentaries, foreign films have been newly released on DVD, Blu-raySeveral documentaries, TV movies, foreign films and independent productions hav
Documentaries, foreign films have been newly released on DVD, Blu-ray
The Oakdale Leader / Posted 4 days ago
Several documentaries, TV movies, foreign films and independent productions have made their way to DVD and Blu-ray this week. “Night Will Fall” (Warner Archive, 2014, not rated, featurette, two short films). This is a remarkable, compelling,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bill Buchanan, 90, versatile journalist who covered Boston’s unfolding historyMr. Buchanan was admired by his peers at the Herald Traveler, the Herald, the D
Bill Buchanan, 90, versatile journalist who covered Boston’s unfolding history
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
Mr. Buchanan was admired by his peers at the Herald Traveler, the Herald, the Daily Record, and the Globe. By his own account, Bill Buchanan made the rounds during his 40-year career in Boston newspapers. “I’ve worn many hats in this business —... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man fatally shot Thursday in Roxbury is identifiedBoston police have identified the man who was fatally shot Thursday night on Br
Man fatally shot Thursday in Roxbury is identified
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
Boston police have identified the man who was fatally shot Thursday night on Brookledge Street as 22-year-old Marquis Waithe of Roxbury. At around 5:46 p.m., police responded to a call for a person shot near 55 Brookledge St. in Roxbury, police said... Read more
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Daily Mail
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner enjoy low-key outing with their familyPlaying happy families! Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner cut relaxed figures as
Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner enjoy low-key outing with their family
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
Playing happy families! Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner cut relaxed figures as they reunite for a low-key outing with their children They announced their separation last summer. But Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner proved that there are still on... Read more
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Boston Globe
Northeastern professor among those arrested in a prostitution stingA Northeastern professor was one of seven men arrested on Thursday as part of p
Northeastern professor among those arrested in a prostitution sting
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
A Northeastern professor was one of seven men arrested on Thursday as part of prostitution sting run by Boston police, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney’s office. Harvey Shapiro, 63, of Needham was arraigned on Friday in Boston... Read more
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Boston Herald
Northeastern prof busted in online sex stingA professor of Jewish studies at Northeastern University was among a group of m
Northeastern prof busted in online sex sting
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
A professor of Jewish studies at Northeastern University was among a group of men Boston police arrested in an online prostitution crackdown. Harvey Shapiro, 63, of Needham pleaded not guilty yesterday in Boston Municipal Court to a charge of... Read more
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Boston Globe
3-year-old Roxbury boy dies from injuries; investigation continuesA 3-year-old boy who suffered a traumatic injury at his Roxbury home on Sunday
3-year-old Roxbury boy dies from injuries; investigation continues
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
A 3-year-old boy who suffered a traumatic injury at his Roxbury home on Sunday night died on Tuesday, police said, just days after a care provider told state child welfare officials that the boy was well. According to police, officers went to 23... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston worker with at-risk youth arrested on drug chargesHe said he had to sell crack cocaine to make payments on his car — a gray Lexus
Boston worker with at-risk youth arrested on drug charges
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
He said he had to sell crack cocaine to make payments on his car — a gray Lexus. His city job working with at-risk youth on the streets didn’t pay enough. That’s what Lashawn Harris told Boston police after he was arrested Tuesday evening on charges... Read more
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NBC 15 Mobile
National News - WPMI Local 15The Latest: 6-year-old hit by falling tree limb dies February 06, 2016 01:12 G
National News - WPMI Local 15
NBC 15 Mobile / Posted 6 days ago
The Latest: 6-year-old hit by falling tree limb dies February 06, 2016 01:12 GMT %classify(id:4c675a4d32874d8c9589633392765e43;section:AP Event;name:Winter Weather Massachusetts; BOSTON (AP) -- The Latest on a winter storm that dropped more than a... Read more
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Salon.com
6-old hit by falling tree limb diesBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a winter storm that dropped more than a foot of sno
6-old hit by falling tree limb dies
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on a winter storm that dropped more than a foot of snow on some areas of the Northeast (all times local): 8:05 p.m. Family members say a 6-year-old girl who was hit by a falling tree limb that fell in her backyard during... Read more
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Scotsman
Seven memorable performances by Scottish actors in Hollywood films Sir Sean Connery and Kevin Costner in The Untouchables. Picture: YouTube HOLL
Seven memorable performances by Scottish actors in Hollywood films
Scotsman / Posted 7 days ago
Sir Sean Connery and Kevin Costner in The Untouchables. Picture: YouTube HOLLYWOOD is a tough business to get into, and that’s as true for Scottish actors as anyone not born within a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Shooting in Dorchester injures 1Boston police are investigating a Thursday evening shooting that left one man d
Shooting in Dorchester injures 1
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
Boston police are investigating a Thursday evening shooting that left one man dead. Police responded to Brookledge Street in Roxbury at about 5:45 p.m. for a report of a person shot. On arrival, officers found a male, believed to be in his 20s,... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Boston police, state police engage in turf battleBOSTON (AP) - Boston's police commissioner is backing a bill that would address
Boston police, state police engage in turf battle
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 days ago
BOSTON (AP) - Boston's police commissioner is backing a bill that would address a jurisdictional battle between state police and city police over which agency is responsible for patrolling the Seaport District. Currently, state police are... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man fatally shot in Roxbury, police sayA man in his 20s was fatally shot on Thursday night in Roxbury, according to Bo
Man fatally shot in Roxbury, police say
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
A man in his 20s was fatally shot on Thursday night in Roxbury, according to Boston police. The shooting occurred near 55 Brookledge St. at about 5:45 p.m., police said in a statement. The man, who authorities did not identify, was taken to a city... Read more
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