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Video: Bernie Sanders says even ‘terrible people’ like the Boston Marathon bomber have a right to vote while in prison

Vermont senator and 2020 presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said Monday during a town hall in New Hampshire that even ‘terrible people” like Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev should have the right to vote while they are in prison.


12 Great Chatham Experiences!

Chatham is on the “elbow” of Cape Cod and is the only town that abuts Nantucket Sound & The Atlantic Ocean…There’s plenty to experience in town and along the many shorelines…here are a few of my favorites to see &…Enjoy!


Nearly two dozen from Massachusetts victims in Boy Scouts sex abuse scandal

NEW YORK — The lawyers' ads on the internet aggressively seeking clients to file sexual abuse lawsuits give a taste of what lies ahead this year for the Boy Scouts of America: potentially the most fateful chapter in its 109-year history.


Chatham 365 aims to close affordability gap

CHATHAM -- It’s an issue most towns on the Cape are facing: how to make year-round living affordable in a seasonal economy, where off-Cape investors buy land and houses. Chatham is addressing the problem through the work of a task force called Chatham 365, and in recent weeks it held two public foru


$16.5M Barnstable Estate Hits The Market

BARNSTABLE, MA — Perched upon an elevated 9-acre parcel of land, this $16.5 million estate known as "Faraway" offers waterfront views and has been updated over 40 years. Click here for more photos and details.


Police: Search underway for armed robber who fled CVS with trash bag full of drugs

ANDOVER, MASS. (WHDH) - Police in Andover are searching for an armed robbery suspect who fled a CVS with a trash bag full of stolen drugs on Tuesday morning, officials said. Officers responding to a report of a robbery at the pharmacy on Main Street around 7:30 a.m. ordered a shelter in place at Doh


A man allegedly robbed an Andover CVS at gunpoint for narcotics

A man robbed an Andover CVS at gunpoint Tuesday morning and fled with narcotics, police say. Andover police say they’re looking for the man who entered the 68 Main St. pharmacy with a black and silver handgun at about 7:30 a.m..


Brewster man summonsed for traffic charges after crash

ORLEANS — A Brewster man arrested in a sex sting in Georgia earlier this year also faces traffic charges on Cape Cod. Mitchell Allen Kennedy has been summonsed to Orleans District Court to face multiple traffic charges after he allegedly left the scene of a March 3 crash on Route 137 near Villages D


Armed robbery sends schools into lockdown

ANDOVER — Police still are searching for a man involved in an armed robbery at CVS on Tuesday morning, according to Andover police Chief Patrick Keefe. The robbery and search for the gunman caused two schools near the store to go into lockdown. They reopened later in the morning.


Vehicle that allegedly nearly hit cruiser head-on crashes and catches fire

HYANNIS – A chaotic scene in Hyannis late Tuesday evening. According to reports, a vehicle nearly struck a Barnstable Police cruiser head-on around 10:15 PM. Police attempted to stop the vehicle but it crashed a short time later on St. Francis Circle. A small fire broke out in the vehicle. Hyannis F


Weekly police department arrests/reports 4/23/19

PROVINCETOWN – Provincetown Police report no arrests for the past week. TRURO – Truro Police report the following arrests for the past week:. On April 16th at 11:01 a.m. Ofc. Kylee Larrabbee arrested.


Bruins Beat Maple Leafs in Game 7 to Move on

The Boston Bruins will move on to the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs after fending off the Toronto Maple Leafs in Game 7. The Bruins won 5-1 at home. Boston will face the Columbus Blue Jackets in the second round.


Fire damages house in Harwich

HARWICH – Fire broke out at a home in Harwich around 4:45 PM Tuesday afternoon. Smoke was showing from the residence on Cedardale Drive when crews arrived. Firefighters stretched a line and quickly knocked down the fire which appeared contained to one room. No injuries were reported. The cause of th


Undercover Cops Posing as Drug Buyers Arrested by Undercover Cops Posing as Drug Dealers

Well, this is a new one. A gigantic drug raid mistake led to police officers arresting…well, each other. Turns out undercover cops in Detroit posed as drug dealers to help catch a pair of sellers. However, thanks to a “tiny” mess up, another undercover police group thought they were real drug dealer


Knife-Wielding Robbers Wanted For Cape Cod Home Invasion

YARMOUTH, MA — Police are looking for two suspects in an armed home invasion on Cape Cod Tuesday morning. The robbery was reported on Constance Avenue in West Yarmouth around 11:50 a.m.


3 police officers suffer smoke inhalation at Harwich fire

HARWICH — Three Harwich police officers were brought to Cape Cod Hospital on Tuesday after helping fight a fire at a home at 25 Cedardale Road, according to a Harwich fire official.


Home invasion reported in West Yarmouth

WEST YARMOUTH — Police are investigating a reported armed home invasion on Constance Avenue. The call about the incident came in at 11:48 a.m., according to Yarmouth Deputy Police Chief Steven Xiarhos. Multiple officers have responded to the area, Xiarhos said.


Two injured in Barnstable crash

BARNSTABLE – Just after 2:30PM Tuesday afternoon, there was a two-vehicle crash on Route 6A near Keveney Lane in Barnstable Village. The drivers of a Hyundai Sonata and a Nissan Altima were both transported to Cape Cod Hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening. Barnstable Police are inve


Yarmouth police searching for home invasion suspects

YARMOUTH, MASS. (WHDH) - Yarmouth police are searching for suspects after a violent home invasion on Tuesday morning. Officers responding to a reported home invasion on Constance Avenue about 11:48 a.m. spoke with a victim who said two armed suspects had just kicked in a side door, stole items, and


A small earthquake hit Massachusetts Monday evening

A small earthquake was reported in Massachusetts Monday evening. The United States Geological Survey said a 1.7 magnitude earthquake registered southeast of Gloucester around 6:09 p.m.