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Mass. Sends Bump Stock Deadline Letter to Gun Owners 1 Month Late

A gun rights group in Massachusetts is concerned many gun owners may not know they are facing serious legal trouble if they are not in compliance with the new bump stock law. (Published 19 minutes ago) Gun owners in Massachusetts are being warned if they own bump stocks, they have two weeks to get r

NECN - 2018-01-20 04:56:25

'The death penalty couldn't even do you justice,' mother tells Pedro Solis, man who stabbed Cherise Hill to death because she saw too much

Before handing Pedro Solis a life sentence in prison without the possibility of parole, Judge Shannon Frison told him "the murder you committed was cowardly, brutal, vicious and senseless." "Cherise Hill's life was important," Frison said. "It was as valuable as any person's in the courtroom. You to

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-01-19 20:46:47

Ware man, charged with break-in, arrested again for allegedly stealing car on his way back from court

WARE -- A man charged one day with a break-in picked up an additional car theft charge the next day on his way back from court, according to police. Brandon M. Goodwin, 23, of 107 South St., was arrested Wednesday and charged with breaking and entering and possession of heroin. Police said he broke

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-01-19 20:15:27

Girls learn life-saving skills at Worcester self-defense demo

WORCESTER - The concept of "eye gouging" might seem self-evident, but security expert and Krav Maga instructor Avital Zeisler noticed a few squeamish reactions among the 35 or so girls gathered in the gymnasium at Girls Inc. Friday when she went into slightly more detail about the tactic. The goal,

TELEGRAM.COM - 2018-01-20 00:21:06

Juvenile Charged in Wareham School Threat

Charges have been filed against a juvenile following a July gun threat towards schools in Wareham, Massachusetts. Wareham police say that, following an investigation, a criminal charge has been filed with both the Wareham District Court and a complaint has been filed with the Juvenile Court Clerk. T

NECN - 2018-01-19 20:04:20

$15 minimum wage would have significant Worcester impact

WORCESTER - Raising the minimum wage to $15 an hour would have a significant impact on Worcester, directly changing the pay of nearly one-third of all local wage earners, according to a local research organization. Businesses that employ workers would have to adjust their payrolls, and the city's mu

TELEGRAM.COM - 2018-01-20 01:33:48

Worcester man charged in connection with fentanyl sale

WOBURN - A Worcester man was arrested this week in Woburn after a fentanyl drug sale to an undercover Massachusetts state trooper. Juan Santana Almanzar, 52, of Worcester is charged with conspiracy for allegedly having a connection to the sale. A second man, Manuel Perez, 42, of Lynn, is charged wit

TELEGRAM.COM - 2018-01-20 01:46:30

WRTA administrator backed for storm cancellation

WORCESTER - Worcester Regional Transit Authority board members backed Administrator Jonathan E. Church's controversial decision to cancel service at noon during a Jan. 4 snowstorm. "There is no perfect decision made when it comes around weather," said advisory board member Douglas Belanger at the bo

TELEGRAM.COM - 2018-01-20 01:32:04

Woman sentenced to 7 years for DUI crash that killed 3-year-old

The wife of an Alameda County Sheriff's Deputy involved in a fatal DUI crash that killed a 3-year-old boy will spend 7 years in state prison. Yaranit Malihan faced manslaughter charges but reached a plea deal with prosecutors on Friday. She originally pled not guilty. Malihan is accused of rear-endi

ABC7 SAN FRANCISCO - 2018-01-20 00:06:45

Over family's objections, deputy's wife who killed child in DUI crash takes deal with 2021 release date

MARTINEZ - Family members of child killed by an Alameda County deputy's wife who was driving intoxicated while out on bail for another DUI, questioned whether she was getting preferential treatment, as the woman accepted a plea deal that will require her to spend about two years in state prison.Yare

SAN JOSE MERCURY NEWS - 2018-01-19 23:30:54

Family: Tom Petty died from painkiller overdose dealing with broken hip

Tom Petty's family revealed this afternoon that the singer had a broken hip at the time of his death, and that it appears the rockstar accidentally overdosed on painkillers trying to ease the pain. The family made the revelation in a post on the singer's Facebook page. They said the Medical Examiner

ABC7 SAN FRANCISCO - 2018-01-20 00:20:26

DUI Driver in Deadly I-680 Crash Sentenced to Seven Years

The family of the three-year-old San Ramon boy who was killed by a DUI driver in 2016 believes justice has not been served after the driver received a seven-year sentence. Yarenit Lilana Malihan, the wife of an Alameda County Sheriff's Deputy, pleaded guilty to vehicular manslaughter while under the

NBC BAY AREA - 2018-01-20 02:57:33

Traffic Stop Leads To Arrest For Possession Of Loaded Gun

EMERYVILLE (BCN) Police in Emeryville on Wednesday arrested a man in connection with several crimes including possession of a loaded firearm. Cameron Gordon, 25, of Oakland, was arrested on suspicion of possession of stolen property, carrying a loaded firearm in public and carrying a loaded firearm

SFGATE - 2018-01-19 16:22:00

Woman Charged With Assault For Allegedly Injuring Officer

Bay City News Service Published 6:57 pm, Friday, January 19, 2018 HAYWARD (BCN) A Hayward woman was charged today with assault with a deadly weapon on a peace officer for an incident on Wednesday in which a Fremont police detective suffered a moderate injury while he was investigating a stolen vehi

SFGATE - 2018-01-20 02:57:00

Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested At Bart Station

OAKLAND (BCN) A suspect was arrested trying to enter the Lake Merritt BART station in Oakland this afternoon moments after he allegedly robbed a bank in the city's nearby Chinatown district at gunpoint, police said. At about 1:05 p.m. today Oakland police officers responded to a call about an armed

SFGATE - 2018-01-20 04:18:00

Alameda County Sheriff's deputy charged with felony in jail beating

An Alameda County Sheriff's deputy suspected of coordinating the assault of a jail inmate is accused of telling six prisoners to "take care of him and make it look like he fell in the shower," according to court documents released Thursday. Joseph Bailey, 28, of Tracy, was charged with felony assaul

SFCHRONICLE.COM - 2018-01-19 03:36:00

Family of I-55 crash victim sues trucker, his business, and the construction company

The family of a woman who died in an Interstate 55 pileup is suing a tractor-trailer driver, the driver's employer and a road-construction company. Tori Carroll, of Alhambra, died at Saint Louis University Medical Center about nine days after a Nov. 21 crash on Interstate 55 near Hamel. She and thre

NEWS-DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-19 20:21:00

Eureka woman says former boyfriend damaged her SUV

A 48-year-old Eureka woman told police her ex-boyfriend, a 43-year-old Cedar Hill man, used a log to break windows and a screwdriver to deflate two tires on her SUV after an encounter outside her home in the 18000 block of South Fox Creek Road. The incident began about 5:30 a.m. Jan. 5, Eureka Polic

MYLEADERPAPER.COM - 2018-01-20 02:15:00

Do you favor legalizing marijuana? Then here's whom to vote for.

As state legislators consider whether to Illinois should be the next state to legalize marijuana for recreational use, they most likely would need a governor who supports the idea. The eight candidates running for governor area divided along party lines, with all the Democrats generally in favor of

NEWS-DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-19 18:55:00

'Three Identical Strangers' Film Review: Documentary Follows Separated Triplets Down Some Tragic Life Paths

Sundance: The joyous reunion of three brothers eventually gives way to the dark reasons why they were split up in the first place Dan Callahan, provided by In 1980, a 19-year-old man named Robert Shafran walked on campus for his first day of college. To his bewilderment, the kids greeted him as if t

THEINTELLIGENCER.COM - 2018-01-19 21:10:10