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Foundation Named for Marathon Victim to Award $1M Grant

Foundation Named for Marathon Victim to Award $1M Grant

The foundation founded by the family of the 8-year-old boy killed in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing has announced it will donate $1 million to a local nonprofit. The Martin Richard Foundation says the...

6 minutes ago

Police Activity Cancels, Delays Newbury/Rockport Line Trains

Police Activity Cancels, Delays Newbury/Rockport Line Trains

The MBTA warned Commuter Rail passengers who depend on the Newbury/Rockport Line of cancellations and severe delays Tuesday morning due to police activity in Beverly, Massachusetts. Three trains have been...

55 minutes ago

Maine Adopts Symbol for Marijuana Products

Maine Adopts Symbol for Marijuana Products

The state of Maine has adopted a symbol that'll be used on marijuana products sold for adult consumption. The Maine Office of Marijuana Policy partnered with the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission to...

2 hours ago

Jimmy Carter Treated for Pelvic Fracture After Fall

Jimmy Carter Treated for Pelvic Fracture After Fall

Former President Jimmy Carter is in the hospital again after falling and fracturing his pelvis Monday evening at his home in Plains, Georgia. Carter Center spokeswoman Deanne Congileo described the fracture as...

2 hours ago

Patriots Acquire WR Mohamed Sanu in Trade: Report

Patriots Acquire WR Mohamed Sanu in Trade: Report

The New England Patriots are acquiring Atlanta Falcons wide reciever Mohamed Sanu in a trade, multiple reports said Tuesday. The Patriots will send a second-round pick to Atlanta, sources told ESPN's Adam...

3 hours ago

Police ID 2 Students Arrested in Connection to Racial Slur Incident at UConn

Police ID 2 Students Arrested in Connection to Racial Slur Incident at UConn

UConn police have identified the two students who were arrested in connection to an incident involving racial slurs being shouted on campus earlier this month. A video posted online captured a racial slur...

3 hours ago

Conn. Officer Charged in April Police-Involved Shooting

Conn. Officer Charged in April Police-Involved Shooting

State police have arrested Devin Eaton, a Hamden police officer, in connection with a police-involved shooting that injured a woman in New Haven in April. Eaton has been charged with one count of assault in the...

52 minutes ago

Pickup Slams Into House in East Hartford

Pickup Slams Into House in East Hartford

A pickup crashed into a house in East Hartford early Tuesday morning and police are looking for the driver who was gone from the scene.

2 hours ago

UK's Johnson Prepares Push to Heave Brexit Bill Over Line

UK's Johnson Prepares Push to Heave Brexit Bill Over Line

British lawmakers from across the political spectrum are expected to challenge Prime Minister Boris Johnson's drive to push his European Union divorce bill through the House of Commons in three days, potentially...

4 hours ago

Canada's Trudeau Wins 2nd Term But Loses Majority

Canada's Trudeau Wins 2nd Term But Loses Majority

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau won a second term in Canada's national elections Monday, losing the majority but delivering unexpectedly strong results despite having been weakened by a series of scandals that...

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