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December 05, 2017 - 6:33 am
There is a new leader of the Massachusetts State Senate, for now. Worcester Senator Harriette Chandler is now the acting president of the Massachusetts Senate. The decision came after Senate President Stanley Rosenberg announced a leave of absence while during the investigation into his husband...
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December 04, 2017 - 12:08 pm
Massachusetts Senate President Stan Rosenberg is giving up his leadership position during the investigation of his husband according to the Boston Globe. The Democrat releasing a statement saying he will take a leave of absence effective immediately adding, “I want to ensure that the investigation...
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December 04, 2017 - 8:42 am
A former Essex County District Attorney is leading the State Police investigation into the arrest of a judge's daughter. Former DA Kevin Burke was named by State Police Colonel Kerry Gilpin to lead the probe. Former Colonel Richard McKeon retired under fire after allegedly ordering changes to the...
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December 04, 2017 - 8:34 am
The state Senate is expected to launch an investigation into allegations against Senate President Stan Rosenberg's husband. The Senate will meet in formal session Monday to set the parameters for the investigation. Rosenberg's husband Bryon Hefner is accused of sexually harassing and groping four...
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December 01, 2017 - 6:30 pm
Stan Rosenberg, the Massachusetts State Senate President, held a news conference today in which the sexual assault allegations against his husband were addressed. Rosenberg said he is "shocked and devastated" by the reports, but is confident that his husband had no influence on the "workings of the...
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December 01, 2017 - 7:35 am
A 10-year-old boy is facing criminal charges for allegedly shooting a BB gun at school buses in Methuen. Police say two buses had their windows shot out as they left a town school on Wednesday. Investigators later determined that the 10-year-old boy was responsible for the shootings. #Methuen...
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December 01, 2017 - 7:27 am
Medical professionals in Massachusetts will revisit the issue of physician-assisted suicide during a meeting of the Massachusetts Medical Society Saturday. The governing board is expected to vote on a resolution ending the ban and taking a neutral position instead according to the Boston Globe. At...
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December 01, 2017 - 6:54 am
Multiple investigations are being launched after the husband of Senate President Stan Rosenberg is accused of sexual misconduct and assault. Four men yesterday accused Rosenberg's husband, Bryon Hefner, of sexual assault and harassment. Baker says the allegations are appalling and the Senate needs...
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November 30, 2017 - 7:41 am
A four-alarm fire in Cambridge early Thursday morning damaged three buildings. Crews were called to the apartment building at 171 Auburn St. around 1 a.m. Keep up the good work @CambridgeMAFire pic.twitter.com/FBGZe6hr7d — Discretion Fail (@discretionfail) November 30, 2017 The flames jumped to an...
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November 30, 2017 - 7:29 am
The City of Boston unveils plans to clear snow this winter. The city has 44 thousand tons of road salt on hand to melt the ice and snow when it arrives. In addition, Boston added 40 pieces of snow removal equipment to the public works fleet, which now numbers 200 pieces of equipment. Mayor Marty...
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