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Worcester Officials Approve New Ballpark for Red Sox Triple-A Team

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    Worcester Officials Approve New Ballpark for Red Sox Triple-A Team
    Worcester News Tonight

    The city of Worcester, Massachusetts, has officially voted to build a new ballpark as the Red Sox' Triple-A affiliate prepares to move.

    The Worcester City Council voted 9-1 on a deal to build a new home on an empty lot.

    The public is being invited to the Worcester Common Oval at 5 p.m. Monday for an event with team officials, Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito, Rep. Jim McGovern and other special guests.

    The Pawtucket Red Sox officially announced their intent to build a new ballpark in Worcester last month.

    Clerk Pulls Out Machete on Would-Be Robber

    [NATL] Clerk Pulls Out Machete on Would-Be Robber

    A would-be robber armed with a knife had a surprise in store when an Alabama store clerk pulled out a machete in defense. The two's brief knife fight was caught on camera before the clerk runs out to damage the robber's car.

    According to police, suspect Seth Holcomb walked up to the counter to make a purchase. He leaves the store and then comes back in as if to make a second purchase. Then, he pulled out a knife at the counter. What he didn't expect was that the clerk would pull out a machete of his own.

    (Published Wednesday, March 20, 2019)

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