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Dead whale found washed up on Revere Beach

A dead whale was found Friday morning washed up on Revere Beach.State police say troopers have “secured the scene” and scientists from the New England Aquarium are on their way to examine the carcass.The approximately 25-foot-long whale is just the “latest of several deceased whales” that have washe

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-09-21 13:12:12

Man who allegedly urinated on flags in Somerville cemetery was identified and is facing charges

Somerville police have identified the man who allegedly urinated on American flags in Somerville Veterans Memorial Cemetery on Sept. 10, and he’s now facing related charges.Michael C. Lacey is being charged with open and gross lewdness, vandalizing a gravestone, and disturbing the peace, according t

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-09-21 19:59:48

Groton woman charged in Arlington bank robberies

In a press release, Arlington Police Chief Frederick Ryan reported that Susan Burgess, 43, of Groton, was charged with unarmed robbery and conspiracy to commit a crime.

LOWELL SUN - 2018-09-21 17:26:43

Did those two Red Sox fans really find the team’s AL East title banner? Police are looking into it.

Did they really find it? That’s the question some are now asking.After questions were raised about the story of the two Malden menwho purportedly came upon the Red Sox AL East title banner on a streetin Somerville, local police are investigating whether the banner was stolen or found,according to WB

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-09-21 16:29:50

25-foot whale washed ashore on Massachusetts beach

REVERE, Mass. (WWLP) - A dead whale washed up on Revere Beach Friday morning.According toMassachusetts State Police, the whale is approximately 25 feet long. Specialists from New England Aquarium are on their way to the beach to check out the whale."This the latest of several deceased whales to have

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-09-21 12:31:43

Salem developer, 2 others charged in multi-million mortgage fraud

George Kritopoulos, 46, of Salem, was arrested by federal agents Friday, three days after a federal grand jury indicted him on charges that include conspiracy, wire fraud, bank fraud, aiding in the filing of false tax returns, obstruction, and aiding and abetting, according to court papers.

SALEM NEWS - 2018-09-21 23:15:54

Boston police are searching for a person of interest in a shooting that injured a 15-year-old girl

Boston police are renewing their call for the public’s help in identifying a person of interest connected to a shooting left a 15-year-old girl injured in a Mattapan store two months ago.Authorities say they’re seeking to identify a black man, approximately 5 feet, 7 inches tall, who was seen wearin

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-09-21 18:30:14

3 Babies Stabbed At Queens Daycare Center, Police Say

Jason Lewis Owes Erin Calvo-Bacci and Her...Malden Deserves One Big 'Thank You!'Sox Banner Controversy Has Conflicting ClaimsPals Hold Found Red Sox Division Banner HostageSOUTH AFRICA - Women's Travel Group Tour - COME...$1.1M Malden Investment Opportunity Hits Market5-Alarm Revere Fire Displaces 1

PATCH - 2018-09-21 12:36:36

The Satanic Temple of Salem set to reopen after undergoing extensive renovations

SALEM, MASS. (WHDH) - The Satanic Temple of Salem is reopening to the public in time for the Halloween season after undergoing extensive renovations, which include an8½-foot tall bronze statue of Baphomet,officials said.

WHDH.COM - 2018-09-22 00:00:00

Accused in Winchester library murder is indicted - > YourArlington.com - Your news, your views

UPDATED, Sept. 21:Jeffrey Yao, 24, of Winchester, was indicted Thursday, Sept. 20, by a Middlesex Superior Court grand jury and charged with murder, armed assault with intent to murder a person over the age of 60 and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon on a person over the age of 60 in conne

YOURARLINGTON - 2018-09-21 07:58:00

Man gets 12-16 years for lighter fluid attack on woman, baby

PAUL BILODEAU/Staff file photoWilliam Connatser, a 37-year-old man accused of brutally attacking the mother of his child and his toddler, stands in the dock during his arraignment in Lawrence District Court on March 12.Paul Bilodeau

SALEM NEWS - 2018-09-21 22:36:18

Two Men Arrested After Car, Foot Chase In Salem

Two Men Arrested After Car, Foot Chase In Salem After being arrested with 32 grams of crack, David Avalo told police he had already swallowed "the good stuff."

PATCH - 2018-09-21 15:54:48

11-Year-Old in Lowell, Mass. Brings Gun to School

An 11-year-old boy brought a gun to a Lowell, Massachusetts middle school, according to reports.

NECN - 2018-09-21 15:34:45

Winchester Library Stabbing Suspect Jeffrey Yao Indicted On Murder Charge

WINCHESTER (CBS) –Jeffrey Yao, who was charged with a fatal Februarystabbing inside Winchester Public Library, has been indicted by a grand jury on murder and assault charges.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-09-21 08:10:17

Dad accused of putting girl in game machine, stealing prizes

Police in Salem say 34-year-old Anthony Helinski, of Lawrence, Massachusetts, turned himself in Wednesday, five days after witnesses at the Mall at Rockingham Park recorded video of a man encouraging the girl to hand out prizes from within the KeyMaster game. The video - which is posted on thepolice

WPRI - 2018-09-21 13:30:35

Boston Police ask for public's help in identifying man tied to shooting of 15-year-old girl

The person of interest was seen leaving Crowd Fried Chicken "slowly" and then ran down the street, according to police. Investigators say they want to only identify the man in the photos they have shared, and that he is not wanted at this time.

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-09-21 08:59:00

Billerica man charged with Arlington bank robberies

A tip received by the Arlington Police Criminal Investigation Bureau ultimately led detectives to Baro, who was arrested Wednesday without incident at his home in Billerica by the Billerica Police Department, members of the FBI Violent Crimes Task Force and Arlington Police detectives.

LOWELL SUN - 2018-09-20 17:19:20

Police: Gang member arrested at Lowell Ave. home

Police charged Elijah Oliver, 19, of 257 Lowell Ave., Haverhill, with carrying a firearm without a license, carrying a loaded firearm without a license, and resisting arrest.

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2018-09-21 01:07:53

VIDEO: People Cling to Hood of Moving Car in Road Rage Incident | Breitbart

Shocking surveillancevideoshows two people holding on to a car’s hood for dear life as it barreled down a busy street in Everett, Massachusetts.Prosecutors say Jakyrah Pires, 21, hit a scooter carrying two riders from behind on Tuesday, knocking both passengers onto the roof of her car while witness

BREITBART - 2018-09-20 20:00:39

Photos: Hundreds of thousands of Atlantic surf clams have washed up on Revere Beach

The Division of Marine Fisheries will analyze the clams in an attempt to determine the cause of the mass shellfish kill.–Craig F. Walker / The Boston GlobeREVERE, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts environmental officials are investigating a large clam die-off.The Boston Globereports hundreds of thousands o

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-09-20 15:10:42