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October 17, 2017 - 7:45 am
The head of the Registry of Motor Vehicles is conceding that the rollout of a new inspection system was mishandled. Service stations report they had all kinds of issues when the new system went on line October 1st. Registrar of Motor Vehicles Erin Deveney says stations should have received more...
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October 16, 2017 - 10:52 am
Framingham State University calling for unity after racial slurs were found on campus recently. The second and most recent incident happening Sunday morning in a residence hall. The school and police are now investigating. On Friday campus police found racial slurs on a flyer promoting an event for...
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October 16, 2017 - 10:20 am
An officer involved shooting in Everett remains under investigation. The Middlesex County DA’s office says the officer was sitting in his cruiser near Broadway and Second Street around midnight Monday when he was approached by individuals about a man walking up and down the street threatening to...
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October 13, 2017 - 7:27 am
A community will come together today to remember and honor a Somerville, police officer. Funeral services are scheduled today for Officer Louis Remigio. The 55-year-old from Tewksbury died after his motorcycle was hit head-on in New Hampshire Sunday. He was off-duty at the time. Hundreds attended...
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October 12, 2017 - 5:18 pm
A jury finds a Massachusetts state trooper not guilty on charges of assaulting a suspect who surrendered after a car chase through Nashua, New Hampshire. The Boston Globe reports a jury acquitted Trooper Joseph Flynn. The confrontation was captured by a news helicopter in May 2016. Richard Simone...
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October 12, 2017 - 7:18 am
Former Massachusetts House Speaker Sal DiMasi is no longer on home confinement. The Boston Globe reports US Distrcit Court Senior Judge Mark Wolf ended the requirement, the court order was released earlier this week. DiMasi was convicted on federal corruption charges in 2011 for taking kickbacks...
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October 12, 2017 - 6:56 am
The Massachusetts state Senate is expected to take up a bill to ban the sale of bump stock devices in the state today. The devices are used to make semi-automatic weapons fully automatic. The devices were used by the Las Vegas shooter to kill 58 people and wound hundreds of others at a country...
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October 11, 2017 - 6:35 am
Funeral services for a Somerville police officer killed in a motorcycle crash are scheduled for Friday, calling hours set for Thursday. Officer Louis Remigio was riding his Harley Davidson down Interstate 95 in New Hampshire Sunday when a wrong-way driver struck him head-on. The 55-year-old was...
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