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Police: Man fatally shot was a Boston city worker

Allan worked as a highway foreman, according to city payroll records. There are currently no suspects, but the department is continuing an investigation.

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-08-13 16:52:16

Man In Negligee, Lace Garter Gropes Woman In Brookline: Police

BROOKLINE, MA — A man dressed in a negligee and lace garter groped a woman on Washington Street Sunday, according to police.

PATCH - 2018-08-13 17:51:13

The mayor of Somerville says he's never again drinking Sam Adams beer after company founder met with President Donald Trump

Somerville Mayor Joe Curtatone says he plans to never again touch Sam Adams beer after Jim Koch, the founder of Boston Beer Co., met with President Donald Trump.

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-08-13 10:21:00

Minuteman to Host Open House for 5 New Adult Training Programs

LEXINGTON – Minuteman Technical Institute (MTI), a branch of the Minuteman School District, is hosting an Open House to share information on five new training programs being offered to adults. The programs will run in the evening beginning October 1st.

PATCH - 2018-08-13 21:42:31

Man Killed When Crowbar Goes Through Windshield

Authorities said an investigation showed that the driver, John Madaio, 63, of Paxton, was driving along Route 9 when a crowbar was either kicked-up or fell from another vehicle.

NECN - 2018-08-13 20:14:17

Boston Man Crashes Car, Jumps Fence, Hides In Swamp: Police

BOSTON, MA — A South Boston man ran away from police, jumped a fence and tried laying low, really low, in a swamp after he crashed into another car, until State Police found and arrested him Sunday evening, they announced Monday.

PATCH - 2018-08-13 21:46:22

A mock-up of a new Red Line car just arrived on City Hall Plaza

The Red Line doesn’t stop at Government Center, but a mock-up Red Line car is an exception.The mock-up, which is on display to the public through Thursday at City Hall Plaza, resembles the new, upgraded Red Line cars scheduled to take the tracks next year, according to Lisa Battiston, an MBTA spokes

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-08-13 18:49:30

Sex offender a no-show in court, warrant issued

Judge Timothy Feeley issued a warrant for Debbie Moccia, 63, of 129 Water St., Lawrence, after he was told that Moccia was not in court because she planned to seek admission to Boston Medical Center.

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-08-13 21:33:41

Battle Brews Over Boston's Northern Avenue Bridge

It's an unused bridge in one of the most congested parts of the city, and while those who live and work in Boston’s Seaport District would like to see it re-opened immediately, there is a battle over who would be able to use the Northern Avenue Bridge.

NECN - 2018-08-13 22:22:39

North Shore Flooding: Route 1 Closed, 8 Inches Of Rain In Cities

LYNNFIELD, MA — The Lynnfield Tunnel is among North Shore areas suffering through heavy flooding Sunday morning, leading to serious traffic issues on Route 1 and I-95 South. The Lynnway in Revere is also flooded in both directions, and WBZ Traffic reports traffic is beingdetouredat the Point of Pine

PATCH - 2018-08-12 15:47:16

55-year-old man shot and killed in Boston

Boston police are investigating after a man was found shot to death in a home in Mattapan.Police said officers were dispatched to 201 Manchester St. at approximately 11:15 p.m. Saturday.AdvertisementOfficers found a 55-year-old man inside the home who had been shot multiple times, police said.The vi

WCVB - 2018-08-12 13:53:00

Driver finds boa constrictor under hood of car while checking fluids

Stoughton police said someone was trying to check the fluids of their car when to their surprise, a pop of the hood revealed a boa constrictor, one of the largest snakes in the world.


Boston police searching for suspects after 1 man shot, killed inside Mattapan home

The man, whose name has not been released, was transported to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

WHDH.COM - 2018-08-13 00:00:00

Streets Flood, Green Line Trolley Derails Due to Heavy Rain

According to the MBTA, a Green Line trolley derailed shortly after 7a.m. near Huntington Avenue after it struck debris from the heavy rain that fell on the track. The trolley was not carrying passengers at the time, and was travelling under 10 miles per hour, according to an MBTA spokesperson.

NECN - 2018-08-12 14:26:29

Lynn Flooding Leaves Cars, Trucks Submerged In Water (Photos)

Just before 10:30 a.m., trained weather spotters reported flash flooding inLynn and Peabody, the agency said. Five inches of rain had fallen and some areas were already seeing flash flooding.

PATCH - 2018-08-12 15:07:19

Man Shot While Sitting in Car in Stoughton

A man is recovering in the hospital after he was shot while sitting in his car in Stoughton, Massachusetts.Police say the man was sitting in his car at a Mobil Gas Station on Sharon Street around 3a.m. on Sunday when another man walked up and shot him. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital with

NBCBOSTON.COM - 2018-08-12 17:58:47

Alewife Station Parking Garage to Reopen Monday Morning

The garage at Alewife Station in Cambridge, Massachusetts, will reopen Monday after being shut down over the weekend, the MBTA announced Sunday.

NBCBOSTON.COM - 2018-08-13 00:55:27

Massachusetts man finds boa constrictor under hood of car

STOUGHTON, Mass. – What should have been a normal check under the hood almost gave Joe Reed a heart attack Saturday morning, when he discovered a boa constrictor sitting on his engine.

FOX61.COM - 2018-08-12 14:47:07

DPW Worker Killed In Mattapan Shooting Was Previously Targeted By Gunfire

The 55-year-old man shot and killed inside his home late Saturday night in Mattapan was a Department of Public Works employee who was previously targeted by gunfire. WBZ-TV's Jim Smith reports.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-08-13 00:36:45

PHOTOS: Flash floods soak Lynn - Itemlive

Sunday's flooding submerged Munroe Street. Water entered several local businesses, including the Daily Item's offices.(Photo by Photo courtesy of Luis Bonilla)

DAILY ITEM - 2018-08-12 14:28:13