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Bullies at work

Carol Anne Geary says bullying led to her being hospitalized, and eventually fired.


Related Topix: Libraries

Mon Jul 28, 2014

CBS News

Tornado slams Boston area as eastern U.S. cleans up after powerful storms

A storm system that wreaked havoc across the eastern half of the U.S. spawned a tornado just north of Boston on Monday, causing extensive damage in Revere, where roofs were ripped off buildings and dozens of large trees were uprooted.


Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Boston, MA, Chelsea (Boston, MA), Revere, MA, Weather

Tornadoes of Massachusetts Past

Today's touchdown in Revere aside, tornadoes in the Northeast are relatively rare.


Related Topix: Massachusetts, Revere, MA, Suffolk County, England, Weather

Sat Jul 26, 2014

CBS Local

Two Bystanders Shot Outside Revere Beach Bar

According to the District Attorney, a 33-year-old man and 36-year-old woman were found shot outside of Boulevard Bar on Revere Beach Boulevard around 2:15 a.m. Investigators believe a fight broke out on the sidewalk in front of the club at 320 Revere Beach Boulevard, and someone began shooting.


Fri Jul 25, 2014

Boston Herald

Twin ordered to hand over DNA in Southie murder case

The twin brother of a man police say beat and stabbed a 67-year-old South Boston woman to death must provide a DNA sample that could help prove only one of the two could have left behind forensic evidence at the murder scene, a Suffolk County appeals court ruled today.


Related Topix: Opinion

Universal Hub

Man charged with running down pedestrian in Mattapan while in reverse and drunk

A Mattapan man was indicted earlier this month on charges he killed a man just standing on the sidewalk on Cummins Highway last November.


Related Topix: Mattapan, MA

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Accused killer Philip Chism charged in second case

Philip Chism, a 15-year-old Massachusetts boy accused of raping and killing his math teacher in a high school bathroom, was arraigned Wednesday on attempted murder charges stemming from a separate attack on a female youth services clinician.


Related Topix: Violent Crime

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Teacher slaying suspect in court on assault charge

A Massachusetts teenager charged with killing his teacher is scheduled to appear in court on unrelated charges that he assaulted a worker at a youth detention facility.


Related Topix: Danvers, MA

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Man struck by car allegedly driven by former Cambridge police officer dies

A man hit by a car allegedly driven by a former Cambridge police officer in March has died, the Suffolk County district attorney's office said today.


Related Topix: Cambridge, MA, Boston, MA, Quincy, MA


12 Bodies Discovered in Massachusetts Storage Unit

Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel Conley confirmed that authorities recovered twelve corpses from a storage unit in Weymouth, Massachusetts late Thursday.


Related Topix: Weymouth, MA, Somerville, MA


Danvers teen charged will killing teacher due in court

The Danvers teenager who is charged with killing his math teacher will be back in court this week.


Fri Jul 18, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Remains found in investigation of funeral director

An unlicensed Massachusetts funeral director accused in April of stealing from customers is due back in court a day after prosecutors announced they found human remains in storage areas linked to him.


Related Topix: Weymouth, MA, Somerville, MA

WTAG-AM Paxton

Evangelides Continues Fact Finding on the Border

The Worcester County Sheriff Lew Evangelides continues a tour over some 50 miles of border land at the Mexican US line.


Related Topix: Worcester County, MA, Kids, Family

Thu Jul 17, 2014

ABC News

Remains Found in Investigation of Funeral Director

Investigators looking into an unlicensed Massachusetts funeral director accused of stealing from customers said Thursday they have found human remains in a rented storage unit, a day after finding cremated remains at another storage facility linked to him.


Wed Jul 16, 2014

Mosquito tests underway in Bristol County and beyond

Efforts to collect and test mosquito samples across the state are underway as Massachusetts prepares to safeguard against EEE and West Nile virus.


Related Topix: Bristol County, MA, Massachusetts, West Nile Virus, Health, Fall River, MA

Mon Jul 14, 2014


Man facing charges after allegedly jumping into shark tank at New England Aquarium

A Massachusetts man is facing charges after he allegedly went swimming with the sharks at the New England Aquarium in Boston.


Sat Jul 12, 2014

Quincy Man Arrested after Swimming in Aquarium Shark Tank

Erica Brody, an Assistant District Attorney in Suffolk County, told My Fox Boston the fish tank was 27 feet deep.


Fri Jul 11, 2014

Revere Journal

Revere Police Officer Resigns after Stealing Police Money

A Revere Police Officer resigned earlier this year after admitting that he stole money used in a controlled drug buy last December.


Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law

Wed Jul 09, 2014


Philip Chism faces new assault charge

A Massachusetts high school student accused of raping and killing his math teacher has been indicted on charges he attacked an employee at a youth services facility, a district attorney's office announced Wednesday.


Related Topix: Violent Crime

Daily Camera

Aaron Hernandez's lawyers, Patriots fight over records

The New England Patriots will turn over hundreds of pages of personnel records to lawyers for former tight end Aaron Hernandez but object to producing scouting reports and a psychological assessment, a team lawyer said Wednesday.


Related Topix: Violent Crime