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Power Outage Thwarts Attempted Robbery In Hampton, NH

Police in Hampton, N.H., say a man who attempted to rob a gas station during a power outage ran away when he learned the safe couldn’t be opened.

02/01/2013

Crews are cleaning up the Prime Gas Station in Dorchester after someone accidentally activated the fire extinguishing system.  (Photo Credit: Boston Fire Department/Twitter)

Fire Extinguishing System Accidentally Triggered At Dorchester Gas Station

An overhead fire extinguishing system made a huge mess at a gas station in Dorchester on Thursday night.

10/25/2012

Police searched the Jeep Cherokee after the chase. (Photo courtesy: David Mullen)

Police Chase Through Several Towns Ends In Whitman Crash

A wild police chase through several communities ended with a crash in Whitman Friday morning.

08/24/2012

A man threatened to drop a lighter in this tank.

Man Tries To Blow Up Lynn Gas Station With Cigarette Lighter

An angry drunk man tried to drop a lighter into the storage tank at a Lynn gas station.

06/15/2012

A man and woman were shot at a Roxbury gas station.

Man Shot, Killed At Roxbury Gas Station

A man has died and a woman was wounded in a shooting at a gas station on Blue Hill Avenue in Roxbury.

04/17/2012

This image shows a man wanted for using a needle to hold up a Braintree gas station.

Braintree Gas Station Held Up With Hypodermic Needle

Police in Braintree are searching for a robber who held up a Mobil station with a hypodermic needle.

09/30/2011

Police say man who robbed Norwood gas station had "puppy dog eyes".

Police Search For Machete-Wielding Robber With ‘Puppy Dog Eyes’

Norwood Police are trying to track town the man who robbed a gas station with a machete on Tuesday.

08/01/2011

(Credit: Cohasset Police)

Cohasset Police: Call From ‘Mom Who Gave Birth Behind Gas Station’ A Hoax

Detectives are looking for the prankster who made the troubling 20-minute phone call to police claiming she had just given birth behind a gas station.

07/27/2011

A still frame from the surveillance video (courtesy: YouTube/Bender759)

Crowbar Justice In Melrose, Clerk Fights Off Robber

A would-be robber was beat up with a crowbar when he tried to rob a convenience store in Melrose recently.

05/20/2011

(Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

One Last Thing: The ‘Good’ In People

A man who’s been out of work says he was short on cash at a gas station. He’s grateful to the woman who stepped in to help.

05/19/2011

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