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Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 10:14 PM EST

New Hampshire Girl Runs Half Marathon, Fundraises to Help Girls in Uganda

New Hampshire Girl Runs Half Marathon, Fundraises to Help Girls in Uganda

A nine-year-old girl from Raymond, New Hampshire, completed her first half marathon this month, running 13.1 miles and raising more than $30,000 for families a world away. Leah Unger is proud of herself and she...

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Hoverboard Sparked Fire That Destroyed Mass. Home, Officials Say

Hoverboard Sparked Fire That Destroyed Mass. Home, Officials Say

A little over a month ago, the Mahoney family watched as their home in Stoneham, Massachusetts, was boarded up after a fire destroyed it. Now they have a warning about the once-trendy toy that started the...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 07:43 PM EST

Union President Resigns as GM Sues Fiat Chrysler Over Bribes

Union President Resigns as GM Sues Fiat Chrysler Over Bribes

United Auto Workers President Gary Jones abruptly resigned Wednesday, capping a tumultuous day that saw union leaders move to oust him, and General Motors accusing rival Fiat Chrysler in a lawsuit of bribing...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 04:02 PM EST

Massachusetts Lawmakers Approve Ban on Drivers Using Hand-Held Cellphones

Massachusetts Lawmakers Approve Ban on Drivers Using Hand-Held Cellphones

Massachusetts drivers would no longer be able to use hand-held cellphones behind the wheel under a bill approved by state lawmakers. The Senate voted 38-1 in favor of the bill Wednesday. The House approved...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 05:51 PM EST

Boston Overhauling Pot Licensing Process to Close Race Gap

Boston Overhauling Pot Licensing Process to Close Race Gap

Boston is overhauling its marijuana licensing process to boost involvement of minority entrepreneurs in Massachusetts' burgeoning pot industry. The City Council on Wednesday approved an ordinance calling for...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 02:57 PM EST

Boston Security Guard Indicted for Violent Choking, Punching 11-Year-Old Shoplifter

Boston Security Guard Indicted for Violent Choking, Punching 11-Year-Old Shoplifter

A security guard who was working at a Boston store has been indicted on charges that he choked and punched an 11-year-old shoplifter last summer. Mohammad Khan, 36, of Cambridge, is charged with assault and...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 10:20 PM EST

Asbestos Found at Fire Station in Plymouth, Mass., Shutting It Down

Asbestos Found at Fire Station in Plymouth, Mass., Shutting It Down

The discovery of asbestos from a wall sample has permanently shut down a fire station in Plymouth, Massachusetts, town officials said Wednesday. It's the second Plymouth firehouse to be closed down in as...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 02:46 PM EST

13-Year-Old Peabody Boy Dies After Being Hit by Car

13-Year-Old Peabody Boy Dies After Being Hit by Car

A 13-year-old Peabody, Massachusetts, boy has died after he was hit by a car while crossing the street on a bicycle on Tuesday night. The accident occurred around 8:45 p.m. on Route 114 near the Walgreens...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 05:24 PM EST

Human Remains Found in Conservation Area in Blandford ID'd

Human Remains Found in Conservation Area in Blandford ID'd

The partial human remains discovered by hunters earlier in the week in Blanford, Massachusetts, have been identified, according to the Hampden District Attorney's office. The remains, discovered by hunters,...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 06:52 AM EST

CT State Trooper Charged With DUI After Crash

CT State Trooper Charged With DUI After Crash

A Connecticut state trooper who was involved in a September crash in Southbury that injured a mother and daughter has been charged with DUI and other violations, Connecticut State Police said Tuesday.

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