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    Serial Bank Robber in Boston Wanted by FBI

    The robberies, which were all unarmed, happened between Dec. 6 and Dec. 11. The suspect displayed a note and demanded cash in each incident.

    (Published Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017)

    The FBI is asking for help with identifying a man they say robbed at least four banks in the Boston area during the past week.

    The robberies, which were all unarmed, happened between Dec. 6 and Dec. 11. The suspect displayed a note and demanded cash in each incident.

    The following banks were robbed:

    - Dec. 6, 2017 - Commerce Bank, 1320 Washington St., Boston at 4:35 p.m.

    Toddler Towed With Car, Left in Freezing Lot Overnight

    [NATL] Toddler Towed With Car, Left in Freezing Wisconsin Lot Overnight

    A 4-year-old girl was left alone inside a minivan overnight in a Milwaukee tow lot, authorities said. An impaired driver was pulled over and arrested for operating while intoxicated. Officers removed a 10-month-old child from the vehicle but left the 4-year-old girl, who spent the night in the tow lot where temperatures dropped to 19 degrees.

    (Published Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018)

    - Dec. 7, 2017 - Santander Bank, 585 Columbia Rd, Boston at 2:28 p.m.

    - Dec. 9, 2017 - Metro Credit Union, 1071 Mass Ave, Boston at 9:20 a.m.

    - Dec. 11, 2017 - East Boston Savings Bank, 708 E Broadway, South Boston at 11:30 a.m.

    The suspect wore a jacket or a long sweatshirt in each robbery, as well as long pants and a hat. He also wore sunglasses in every robbery except the one on Dec. 9.

    He is described as 5'6", in his 40s and has a small build as well as defined cheek lines on his face.

    Anyone with information is asked to contact the FBI at 857-386-2000. Tips can be electronically submitted at tips.fbi.gov. 

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    [NATL] Professor Sues Over Transgender Pronoun Rebuke

    A Shawnee State University professor is suing officials after receiving a written warning for violating its nondiscrimination policy by not addressing a transgender student using the gender terms preferred by the student. Nicholas Meriwether, a philosophy professor and evangelical Christian, filed a federal lawsuit this month against officials at the university in Portsmouth. 

    (Published Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018)

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