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Man pleads guilty to manslaughter in 2014 killing - The Boston Globe

A New York City man pleaded guilty Monday to manslaughter in the 2014 killing of a Boston woman, just before his murder trial was scheduled to begin, authorities said. Richter Baez, 25, was arrested in January 2015 in connection with 39-year-old Pippin Roe's death. He is scheduled to be sentenced T

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-03-20 07:00:00

Police: Homeless man broke into Lawrence store and stole designer clothes

LAWRENCE - A homeless man was captured by police after he used a pipe to break the front window of an Essex Street store and steal more than $5,000 in designer merchandise, police said. Robert Cleveland, 41, was captured by officers who responded to Eblens at 490 Essex St. after alarms tripped there

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-03-19 13:16:00

Winter storm warning issued for Boston, Providence, and Worcester - The Boston Globe

Forecasters Tuesday issued a winter storm warning for much of eastern New England as another nor'easter makes its way into the region. The storm is expected to drop between 8 and 14 inches of snow in the Boston area, said Matt Doody of the National Weather Service. Coastal New Hampshire and Maine co

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-03-20 07:00:00

Cambridge man arrested, charged with carrying stolen gun

A Cambridge man was arrested by Massachusetts State Police troopers early Tuesday morning after a traffic stop uncovered what the troopers claim is a stolen handgun. At about 12:50 a.m. on March 20, Trooper Christopher Sullo and Trooper Stephen Colella were patrolling Route 16 in Everett when they s

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-03-20 15:24:30

Officials name father, two children in fatal Springfield fire

Hampden District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni has identified the three family members who perished Sunday morning in a two-alarm apartment building fire in Springfield. The bodies of Aden Abdakadr - whose age Gulluni said has not been determined - and his children, Ahmed Ahmed, 2, and Fatumo Ahmed, 1

BOSTON HERALD - 2018-03-20 07:00:00

Less Intense 4th March Nor'easter Could Bring Up to a Foot of Snow

After a chilly and dry Tuesday with highs only near 40 degrees and a wind chill in the 30s, temperatures drop to the 20s and teens overnight as clouds gradually increase from south to north this afternoon through the overnight. At this point, looks like a predawn start south coast of New England, 7-

NECN - 2018-03-20 14:24:09

Massachusetts Meth Ring: Prison For Cape Cod Man

BOSTON, MA - Another member of a cross-country Massachusetts methamphetamine ring is headed to prison. Robert Annette, 58, of Provincetown, last week was sentenced to two years in prison. He was one of six people charged in connection with the case. U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling said the group traffi

PATCH - 2018-03-19 14:52:21

Cambridge mayor announces launch of immigrant defense fund

Cambridge Mayor Marc C. McGovern recently announced the launch of the Cambridge Legal Defense Fund for Immigrants, the product of a joint effort between the Mayors Office and the Cambridge Community Foundation. With this announcement, Cambridge joins a growing list of cities who have established sim

WICKED LOCAL - 2018-03-19 21:33:26

Boston Uber Driver Pleads Not Guilty To Rape, Bail Set At $10K

BOSTON, MA - The Uber driver accused of rape and sexual assault of a drunk woman after police picked him up early Sunday morning pleaded not guilty in Roxbury District Court this morning, according to multiple reports, saying the woman consented and he cooperated with the investigation. Boston Poli

PATCH - 2018-03-19 17:01:15

Teen's mother is tired of being 'that' mom - The Boston Globe

Q. My teen daughter is lovely. She has a group of friends who seem lovely as well, with one problem: My daughter is the one who plans and invites the group to movies, skating, over to our home, etc. She does the calling and arranging and it is extremely rare that she receives a reciprocal invitation

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-03-20 07:00:00

WANTED: Two Who Deposited Fake Check, Withdrew $25k

DEDHAM, MA - A couple who deposited an altered check at the Dedham Bank of America is now wanted by police. The Sept. 12 incident, which was just posted on Mass. Most Wanted by police, saw a woman with a fraudulent passport open an account at the Bank of America in West Roxbury. A $25,040 check was


Housekeeper stabbed with scissors at Portsmouth, NH hotel - The Boston Globe

Portsmouth Police Department Jasmine Henderson, 32, allegedly used a pair of scissors to stab a housekeeper at a hotel in Portsmouth, New Hampshire Friday morning. A New York woman was arrested for attempted murder Friday morning after she allegedly stabbed a housekeeper with a pair of scissors at a


Woman Facing OUI Charges in Fatal Crash Involving Tow Truck Driver on I-495

A Massachusetts woman is facing OUI-related charges in connection with a fatal highway crash that killed a tow truck driver on Interstate 495 in Andover Wednesday night. Shiina Dionne, 28, of Lawrence, will be arraigned at Tufts Medical Center in Boston Friday afternoon in connection with the crash


Two Boston cops under probe by Internal Affairs

Two high-ranking Boston police officers - including a superintendent on the command staff - are under internal investigation for an unspecified off-duty incident in June, police confirmed. Deputy Superintendent Beth E. Donovan and Lt. Richard J. Driscoll "were involved in an off-duty incident in Jun


Necco Could Soon Shut Down Revere Headquarters

REVERE, MA - The New England Confectionery Co., otherwise known as Necco, the maker of those sweet, sweet candy hearts, may close its Revere headquarters if the company doesn't sell soon. Necco CEO Michael McGee told city and state officials earlier this month that about 400 workers - which is the v


Footprints in the snow lead police to a 15-year-old boy and a loaded gun - The Boston Globe

A 15-year-old boy was arrested Thursday afternoon after police found him carrying a loaded pistol in Dorchester following a foot pursuit, officials said. The boy was roaming down Colonial Avenue near Roberts Playground at 3:10 p.m. with three other boys who appeared to be in their teens, police sai


FBI's McCabe is fired a little more than 24 hours before he could retire - The Boston Globe

WASHINGTON - Attorney General Jeff Sessions late Friday night fired former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, a little more than 24 hours before McCabe was set to retire. Sessions announced the decision in a statement just before 10 p.m., noting that both the Justice Department Inspector General an


Brazilian man sentenced to prison for illegal reentry after deportation - The Boston Globe

A Brazilian national who was indicted in 2016 for sexually assaulting a child was sentenced Friday to six months in federal prison for illegally entering the United Stated after getting deported, prosecutors said. Josilei DeCastro, 37, was also given one year of supervised release, and will "face de


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


West Roxbury Man Who Killed, Raped Man Ordered Back To Hospital

BOSTON, MA - The West Roxbury man accused of stabbing and killing and raping a man was ordered back to Bridgewater State Hospital after his arraignment in Suffolk Superior Court Thursday, Suffolk County District Attorney Dan Conley said. Nathurlon Munnerlyn, 39, was indicted last week on charges of