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Driver in deadly Massachusetts Apple store crash arrested, charged

Massachusetts prosecutors announced Tuesday they have arrested a 53-year-old after an SUV crashed into an Apple store in Hingham, killing one person and injuring 16 others.  Bradley Rein was taken into custody last night and is facing a charge of reckless homicide by motor vehicle, according to Plymouth County District Attorney Tim Cruz.   Cruz … Read more

Massachusetts Taxpayers Asked to Pay $139M to House More Illegal Aliens

Massachusetts taxpayers are being asked to foot a $139 million bill that would “expand emergency shelter capacity” for border crossers and illegal aliens arriving in the state. Just as Massachusetts residents are starting to see housing prices cool off, Gov. Charlie Baker (R) is asking for $139 million to hugely increase shelter space for border … Read more

Hingham, Massachusetts, Apple store crash leaves 1 dead, 16 injured

A man was killed and 16 people were hospitalized after a person drove an SUV into an Apple store in a shopping plaza in Hingham, Massachusetts, on Monday, police said. “This morning was an unthinkable morning,” Plymouth County District Attorney Tim Cruz said in a press conference, adding, “This investigation is active and ongoing. We are very limited as to what … Read more

Official: 1 Dead, 16 Hurt When SUV Crashes Into Massachusetts Apple Store

HINGHAM, Mass. (AP) — One person was killed and 16 others were injured Monday when an SUV crashed into an Apple store Monday in Massachusetts, authorities said. Plymouth District Attorney Timothy Cruz gave the details about the crash at a news conference. Police were investigating and didn’t immediately say whether the crash was believed to … Read more

University of Massachusetts Amherst: UMass Amherst Named a Bike Friendly University by the League of American Bicyclists – India Education | Latest Education News | Global Educational News

University of Massachusetts Amherst: UMass Amherst Named a Bike Friendly University by the League of American Bicyclists – India Education | Latest Education News | Global Educational News | Recent Educational News Home Academics University of Massachusetts Amherst: UMass Amherst Named a Bike Friendly … Read more

Justice Department probes Worcester, Massachusetts, police department

Federal prosecutors are investigating whether the police department in Massachusetts’ second-largest city has a pattern of excessive use of force or discriminatory policing based on race or gender, the Justice Department announced. Investigators will review the Worcester Police Department’s policies and training, as well as the department’s systems to address and discipline misconduct. The investigation … Read more

Massachusetts Museum Returns Sacred Items To Sioux Tribes

BARRE, Mass. (AP) — About 150 artifacts considered sacred by the Lakota Sioux peoples are being returned to them after being stored at a small Massachusetts museum for more than a century. Members of the Oglala Sioux and Cheyenne River Sioux Tribes traveled from South Dakota to take custody of the weapons, pipes, moccasins and … Read more

Massachusetts ‘Lady of the Dunes’ cold case victim used aliases, was married months before ‘brutal’ murder

Massachusetts investigators have revealed new details about the months before the mysterious murder of a woman known for decades only as “Lady of the Dunes” before her body was identified earlier this year.  State, local and federal law enforcement agencies announced on Monday that they had identified Ruth Marie Terry as the “Lady of the … Read more

Rare vermilion flycatcher bird spotted in Massachusetts for first time

BREWSTER, Mass. — What the heck is a vermilion flycatcher doing in Massachusetts? “It flew the wrong way,” Mark Faherty, science coordinator at the Mass Audubon Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary, said by phone. “No one has ever seen one on Cape Cod.” Faherty encountered the red-feathered wonder on Oct. 21 at Paines Creek Beach and was … Read more

Massachusetts doctors save mother, son who nearly died after eating ‘death cap’ mushrooms

A Massachusetts mother and her son are recovering from a near-death experience after they both ingested highly toxic “death cap” mushrooms they foraged for dinner. Amherst woman Kam Look, 63, and son Kai Chen, 27, were outside gathering mushrooms similar to ones they would find in Malaysia to cook with, UMass Memorial Medical Center said … Read more