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Investigators believe Army Sgt. Matthew Gallagher was killed during a game called “Quick Draw."

Mom Wants Justice For Falmouth Soldier Killed In Apparent ‘Quick-Draw’ Game

Investigators believe it was a soldiers’ game gone bad, but a Cape Cod mother says the man who killed her son should have to pay.

12/29/2011

Army Spc Matthew Gallagher (Photo courtesy: Facebook)

Report: Falmouth Soldier Killed During ‘Quick-Draw’ Game

New court testimony reveals that a Falmouth soldier killed while in Iraq was shot in the head by his roommate during a game, according to a report.

12/18/2011

Soldiers from the 804th Medical Brigade returned home to Massachusetts on Thursday.

19 Soldiers Return Home To Mass. From Iraq

Nineteen soldiers who spent the last year in Iraq returned home to Logan Airport on Thursday.

11/17/2011

A U.S. soldier guards a church in the northern city of Kirkuk, Iraq. (Photo credit MARWAN IBRAHIM/AFP/Getty Images)

All U.S. Troops Out Of Iraq By End Of Year

President Barack Obama on Friday declared an end to the Iraq war, announcing that all U.S. troops would be withdrawn from the country by year’s end.

10/21/2011

Tarek Mehanna

Feds Can’t Say ‘Our Soldiers’ In Tarek Mehanna Terror Trial

A federal judge has ruled that prosecutors in the case of a Massachusetts man accused of plotting to kill American troops in Iraq can’t refer to them as “our soldiers” during his trial.

10/13/2011

American hikers Shane Bauer (L) and Josh Fattal (R). (Photo credit MOHAMMED MAHJOUB/AFP/Getty Images)

Curious About Who Paid The Bail?

I’m curious who is actually paying the “bail” money that it cost to free those hikers that thought it would be fun to hike along the Iranian border? By the way, who thinks that? – D, Hudson

WBZ-TV–09/22/2011

Jessica Shelherd with her husband Marine Staff Sgt. Brandon Shepherd and son Keegan (credit: Shepherd family)

Mass. Marine Jessica Shepherd, 31, Loses Battle With Cancer

A Marine who was flown to Boston to treat esophageal cancer late last year has lost her battle with the rare disease.

09/04/2011

Tarek Mehanna

US Attorney Fights Evidence Disclosure In Sudbury Man’s Terror Case

U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder Jr. is asking a federal judge not to release certain evidence against a Massachusetts man accused in a terror plot, saying the disclosure of “top secret” materials could harm national security.

07/25/2011

The body of Army Spc. Matthew Gallagher arrives at Otis Air National Guard Base in Bourne, Wednesday morning.  (Photo by David G. Curran)

Body Of Falmouth Soldier Killed In Iraq Comes Home

The body of Army Spc. Matthew Gallagher arrived at Otis Air National Guard Base Wednesday morning.

07/06/2011

Army Spc Matthew Gallagher (Photo courtesy: Facebook)

Vigil Planned For Falmouth Soldier Killed In Iraq

Army Corporal Matthew Gallagher, who was just 22 years old, was gunned down in northern Iraq.

06/28/2011

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