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Boston Globe
Community leaders view video of Friday’s fatal police-involved shootingSurveillance video showing the fatal police-involved shooting Friday between Bo
Community leaders view video of Friday’s fatal police-involved shooting
Boston Globe / Posted an hour ago
Surveillance video showing the fatal police-involved shooting Friday between Boston officers and a 29-year-old man with a lengthy criminal record appears to show that the man fired first, according to several community leaders who viewed it Saturday... Read more
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Boston Herald
Black Leaders: Vid fits accountBlack community leaders who have seen video of Friday’s deadly police shooting
Black Leaders: Vid fits account
Boston Herald / Posted an hour ago
Black community leaders who have seen video of Friday’s deadly police shooting in Dorchester say it appears to corroborate Boston police officials’ account that officers returned fire after a 29-year-old man shot at them. “The officers were not the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Police warning over convicted paedophile who may be travelling to Norwich David Chadwick, 58, of Weymouth, was recently released from prison, having be
Police warning over convicted paedophile who may be travelling to Norwich
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 12 hours ago
David Chadwick, 58, of Weymouth, was recently released from prison, having been convicted of sexual offences against children in 2013. After breaching his licence conditions... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Police warning over convicted paedophile who may be travelling to Norwich David Chadwick, 58, of Weymouth, was recently released from prison, having be
Police warning over convicted paedophile who may be travelling to Norwich
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 13 hours ago
David Chadwick, 58, of Weymouth, was recently released from prison, having been convicted of sexual offences against children in 2013. After breaching his licence conditions... Read more
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Boston Globe
Local bookstores add mystery to reading with ‘Blind Date with a Book’With Valentine’s Day approaching, local bookstores are giving readers a chance
Local bookstores add mystery to reading with ‘Blind Date with a Book’
Boston Globe / Posted 14 hours ago
With Valentine’s Day approaching, local bookstores are giving readers a chance to have a blind date with someone —or something—special. Harvard Book Store, Brookline Booksmith, and On the Dot Books are each displaying books that have been selected... Read more
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Boston Herald
Police find 4 lbs. of heroin during Dorchester traffic stopA man with multiple aliases blew through a stop sign in Dorchester, didn’t use
Police find 4 lbs. of heroin during Dorchester traffic stop
Boston Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
A man with multiple aliases blew through a stop sign in Dorchester, didn’t use his blinker and was busted with four pounds of heroin, some of which was contained in an industrial-sized mayonnaise container, according to authorities. Alex Hernandez,... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Two armed home invasions in SpringfieldSPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield police are are searching for multiple s
Two armed home invasions in Springfield
WWLP Springfield / Posted 19 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield police are are searching for multiple suspects after two home invasions early Saturday morning. Springfield Sergeant Jessica Henderson told 22News, police were called to 5 Dorchester Street around 12:30... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Thrill-seeker Mary enjoys a more sedate 102nd birthdayFORMER headmistress Mary Tame, who rode in a motorcycle sidecar for her centena
Thrill-seeker Mary enjoys a more sedate 102nd birthday
Oxford Mail / Posted 23 hours ago
FORMER headmistress Mary Tame, who rode in a motorcycle sidecar for her centenary, enjoyed a more relaxed 102nd birthday yesterday with family and friends. Two years ago Mrs Tame, from Dorchester, was taken for a spin around the village by Liaan van... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Campbell clinches maiden victoryALAN Campbell secured his first victory of the season when he won Littlemore AS
Campbell clinches maiden victory
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
ALAN Campbell secured his first victory of the season when he won Littlemore AS’s Keith Mills Cup by a handy margin. The contest, switched from the Thames to Clattercote Reservoir due to the river conditions, proved tough for the 15 anglers who had... Read more
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Boston Herald
Suspect’s bail revoked after Woburn car chase incidentA 29-year-old Winthrop man was found hiding under the bed in a Dorchester relat
Suspect’s bail revoked after Woburn car chase incident
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
A 29-year-old Winthrop man was found hiding under the bed in a Dorchester relative’s home after cops say he drove at an estimated 60 mph for several hundred yards with officers on his tail and a 65-year-old man holding on to the hood of his car,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Cops kill man at scene of double shootingSuffolk District Attorney Daniel F. Conley has assigned a prosecutor to investi
Cops kill man at scene of double shooting
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
Suffolk District Attorney Daniel F. Conley has assigned a prosecutor to investigate the death of a man in a Dorchester shootout with police who were responding to a report of a double shooting. Assistant District Attorney John Verner, a former... Read more
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Boston Globe
Aaron Hernandez settles civil lawsuit in FloridaAaron Hernandez has settled a lawsuit in Florida brought by an associate who cl
Aaron Hernandez settles civil lawsuit in Florida
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Aaron Hernandez has settled a lawsuit in Florida brought by an associate who claimed that the former NFL star and convicted murderer shot him in the face, court records show. Lawyers for Alexander Bradley, a former friend of Hernandez, wrote in a... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Robbery suspects wearing GPS trackers, easily caught by policeBOSTON (AP) -- It didn't take Boston police long to track down three suspects i
Robbery suspects wearing GPS trackers, easily caught by police
News 10 WILX / Posted yesterday
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... Read more
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CTV News
RCMP recapture escaped inmate in New BrunswickDORCHESTER, N.B. -- RCMP say they have recaptured a 29-year-old inmate who esca
RCMP recapture escaped inmate in New Brunswick
CTV News / Posted yesterday
DORCHESTER, N.B. -- RCMP say they have recaptured a 29-year-old inmate who escaped from Dorchester Penitentiary on Friday. The Mounties say they arrested Jeffrey MacLean in Fredericton with the help of city police in the New Brunswick capital. He... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Escaped inmate assaults motorist, steals car in New BrunswickDORCHESTER, N.B. -- Police say a 29-year-old New Brunswick man escaped from Dor
Escaped inmate assaults motorist, steals car in New Brunswick
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
DORCHESTER, N.B. -- Police say a 29-year-old New Brunswick man escaped from Dorchester Penitentiary Friday afternoon and assaulted a motorist as he made his getaway. It's unclear how Jeffrey MacLean escaped, but once free RCMP say he stole a grey,... Read more
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Boston Globe
1 killed by police in Dorchester; 2 others injured in related shootingPolice said one person was shot and killed by a Boston Police officer and two o
1 killed by police in Dorchester; 2 others injured in related shooting
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
Police said one person was shot and killed by a Boston Police officer and two others were injured in a related shooting in Dorchester on Friday morning. No officers were injured in the shootings. Commissioner William Evans said police responded to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Jamal Allen has shot to stardom at Lincoln-Sudbury against long oddsSUDBURY – Julie Allen knew long ago that her youngest son was going to grow up
Jamal Allen has shot to stardom at Lincoln-Sudbury against long odds
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
SUDBURY – Julie Allen knew long ago that her youngest son was going to grow up to be a special player on the basketball court. When Jamal Allen was a toddler, he would scrap together just about anything from around the house to practice shooting or... Read more
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CBC.ca
Escaped inmate assaults motorist, steals car in New BrunswickRCMP are searching for a man who escaped from the Dorchester Penitentiary on Fr
Escaped inmate assaults motorist, steals car in New Brunswick
CBC.ca / Posted yesterday
RCMP are searching for a man who escaped from the Dorchester Penitentiary on Friday. Jeffrey MacLean, 29, is believed to be driving a stolen 2010, grey, four-door Toyota Corolla, with New Brunswick licence plate JCS 853, Const. Jullie Rogers-Marsh... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Police: Boston robbery suspects were all wearing GPS devicesBOSTON (AP) — It didn’t take Boston police long to track down three suspects in
Police: Boston robbery suspects were all wearing GPS devices
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
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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CTV News
Escaped inmate assaults motorist, steals car in New BrunswickDORCHESTER, N.B. - Police say a 29-year-old New Brunswick man escaped from Dorc
Escaped inmate assaults motorist, steals car in New Brunswick
CTV News / Posted yesterday
DORCHESTER, N.B. - Police say a 29-year-old New Brunswick man escaped from Dorchester Penitentiary Friday afternoon and assaulted a motorist as he made his getaway. It's unclear how Jeffrey MacLean escaped, but once free RCMP say he stole a grey,... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Commissioner: Boston police kill armed man who fired at themBOSTON (AP) � Authorities say a man who was helping a gunshot victim exchanged
Commissioner: Boston police kill armed man who fired at them
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted yesterday
BOSTON (AP) � Authorities say a man who was helping a gunshot victim exchanged gunfire with Boston police, who shot him dead. Police Commissioner William Evans says officers responding to a report of gunshots fired spotted two men leaving the area... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Commissioner: Boston police kill armed man who fired at themBOSTON (AP) — Authorities say Boston police officers exchanged gunfire with a m
Commissioner: Boston police kill armed man who fired at them
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted yesterday
BOSTON (AP) — Authorities say Boston police officers exchanged gunfire with a man who was helping a gunshot victim, killing him. Commissioner William Evans says officers spotted two men leaving the area in the city's Dorchester neighborhood Friday... Read more
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Salon.com
Commissioner: Boston police kill armed man who fired at themBOSTON (AP) — Authorities say Boston police officers exchanged gunfire with a m
Commissioner: Boston police kill armed man who fired at them
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
BOSTON (AP) — Authorities say Boston police officers exchanged gunfire with a man who was helping a gunshot victim, killing him. Commissioner William Evans says officers spotted two men leaving the area in the city’s Dorchester neighborhood Friday... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Commissioner: Boston police kill armed man who fired at themBOSTON (AP) � Authorities say a man who was helping a gunshot victim exchanged
Commissioner: Boston police kill armed man who fired at them
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted yesterday
BOSTON (AP) � Authorities say a man who was helping a gunshot victim exchanged gunfire with Boston police, who shot him dead. Police Commissioner William Evans says officers responding to a report of gunshots fired spotted two men leaving the area... Read more
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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 yesterday
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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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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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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express
Police hunt countryside for paedophile who vanished with sleeping bag and map POLICE are today searching the countryside for a sex offender who has disappe
Police hunt countryside for paedophile who vanished with sleeping bag and map
express / Posted yesterday
POLICE are today searching the countryside for a sex offender who has disappeared with a sleeping bag and Ordnance Survey map. The police are searching for David... 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 yesterday
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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WWLP Springfield
2 reported “down” in officer-involved shooting in BostonBOSTON (WWLP-WHDH) – Two people have been reported down in an officer-involved
2 reported “down” in officer-involved shooting in Boston
WWLP Springfield / Posted yesterday
BOSTON (WWLP-WHDH) – Two people have been reported down in an officer-involved shooting in Boston’s Dorchester neighborhood. The shooting took place on Stanwood Street in Dorchester, near the corner of Laredo Street. According to WHDH, early... 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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Charges dropped against Dorchester farmer accused of killing puppiesWAUSAU (WAOW) - A judge has dismissed charges against a 69-year-old Dorchester
Charges dropped against Dorchester farmer accused of killing puppies
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted yesterday
WAUSAU (WAOW) - A judge has dismissed charges against a 69-year-old Dorchester farmer accused of killing eight Blue Heeler mix puppies with a sledgehammer because he didn't want them running around the farm, according to online Marathon Court court... 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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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 yesterday
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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Oxford Mail
FIXTURES: February 13-18FOOTBALL SKY BET LEAGUE TWO Morecambe v Oxford Utd. VANARAMA NATIONAL LEAGUE
FIXTURES: February 13-18
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
FOOTBALL SKY BET LEAGUE TWO Morecambe v Oxford Utd. VANARAMA NATIONAL LEAGUE SOUTH Oxford City v Ebbsfleet Utd. EVO-STIK SOUTHERN LEAGUE Div 1 South & West: Banbury Utd v North Leigh, Didcot Tn v Winchester, Wantage Tn v Evesham Utd. UHLSPORT... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking ReportHere is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: AKINS, CHARLES DA
Latest Hamilton County Jail Booking Report
The Chattanoogan / Posted yesterday
Here is the latest jail booking report from Hamilton County: AKINS, CHARLES DARRYL 584 PINEGROVE ACCESS RD RINGGOLD, 30736 Age at Arrest: 38 years old Arresting Agency: Hamilton County FUGITIVE (CATOOSA COUNTY, GEORGIA) ANDERSON, WILLIAM... Read more
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Boston Herald
GPS bracelets lead cops right to robbery suspectsThree stooges of crime — masked but still wearing their court-ordered GPS ankle
GPS bracelets lead cops right to robbery suspects
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Three stooges of crime — masked but still wearing their court-ordered GPS ankle bracelets during a Dorchester corner store robbery — were nabbed the same night in an apartment just a block away after cops tracked the dim-witted trio from the holdup... Read more
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Boston Globe
Group pushes for automatic voter registration in Mass.As Massachusetts nears another presidential primary, thousands of residents int
Group pushes for automatic voter registration in Mass.
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
As Massachusetts nears another presidential primary, thousands of residents interested in voting will have to provide proof of identification, find their polling station, and — most important — register before the government-imposed deadline of 20... Read more
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Philboxing
Adam Lopez, Mario Mu�oz & Undercard Share Their Thoughts In Advance Of ShoBox Quadrupleheader In Atlantic City, Friday, Feb. 19, 10p ET/PT Live On SHOWTIMELavisas Williams vs. O�Shaquie Foster, John Magda vs. Christopher Brooker NEW
Adam Lopez, Mario Mu�oz & Undercard Share Their Thoughts In Advance Of ShoBox Quadrupleheader In Atlantic City, Friday, Feb. 19, 10p ET/PT Live On SHOWTIME
Philboxing / Posted 2 days ago
Lavisas Williams vs. O�Shaquie Foster, John Magda vs. Christopher Brooker NEW YORK (Feb. 11, 2016) � With a just a bit over a week to go, the eight promising fighters who will compete on ShoBox: The New Generation quadrupleheader on Friday, Feb. 19,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Cops hunt down suspect in wild hit-runThe manhunt for a fugitive accused of assaulting a Woburn police officer and hi
Cops hunt down suspect in wild hit-run
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The manhunt for a fugitive accused of assaulting a Woburn police officer and hitting a 65-year-old man crossing the street with his car while making his getaway came to an end yesterday when police say he was found hiding under a bed in... Read more
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Boston Herald
Man sought in Woburn hit-and-run arrested in DorchesterState police report they have captured a fugitive sought since yesterday after
Man sought in Woburn hit-and-run arrested in Dorchester
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
State police report they have captured a fugitive sought since yesterday after a hit-and-run crash in Woburn that seriously injured a 65-year-old man. Tyson Delgado, 29, was found hiding under a bed at a residence on Wilcock Street in Dorchester... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Gov. Haley appoints interim Dorchester Co. coronerGov. Nikki Haley has appointed Alice Durr as the interim Dorchester County Coro
Gov. Haley appoints interim Dorchester Co. coroner
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 days ago
Gov. Nikki Haley has appointed Alice Durr as the interim Dorchester County Coroner after Chris Nisbet resigned from the position on Tuesday. Haley suspended Nisbet from office on Oct. 1 following his indictment on a charge of misconduct in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Michael Gove to close 86 courts. Is yours one of them?MICHAEL Gove is to close nearly a fifth of the courts in England and Wales. Th
Michael Gove to close 86 courts. Is yours one of them?
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
MICHAEL Gove is to close nearly a fifth of the courts in England and Wales. The Justice Secretary will axe 86 of the 450 court buildings in a move which he claimed would save £500million. But Labour said the move could lead to some people being... 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 2 days ago
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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