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Chatham Man Arrested After Reported Hostage Situation

Police charged a Chatham man with kidnapping and assault on a police officer after a hostage situation was reported early Sunday morning.


Worcester Police responded to a hostage incident Saturday afternoon. (Photo credit:

Police: Worcester Man Holds 6-Year-Old Son Hostage

A Worcester man surrendered to police Saturday afternoon after allegedly holding his 6-year-old son hostage in his apartment.


Peter Theo Curtis after arriving home in Boston. (Photo credit Curtis family)

Boston Journalist Held Hostage In Syria For 2 Years Returns Home

Peter Theo Curtis was reunited with his family on Tuesday night.


Jonathan Quinlan (Photo from Framingham police)

Police: Pizza Delivery Woman Kidnapped, Sexually Assaulted In Framingham

A pizza deliverywoman was held hostage and sexually assaulted after dropping off an order at a Framingham apartment on Tuesday, according to police.


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Opinion: Romney Roots For Foreign Policy Crisis

Missed in all the controversy over Romney’s 47% don’t pay taxes remark is Romney’s callous and downright dangerous remarks that a crisis sparked by Iran would be good for his election prospects.