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Jim Smith

(Photo by WBZ-TV's Jim Smith)

Nearly 500 Marijuana Plants Discovered During Stoneham Fire

Stoneham police say they are investigating an apparent marijuana growing operation that was discovered after a home caught fire.

06/11/2014

A surveillance video shows a man handing over his money to two men who robbed him then took his car.

Customer Robbed Then Carjacked At Leominster Gas Station

Surveillance video shows two men approach the victim at the station where he says they stuck a gun in his face.

06/06/2014

Essie Billingslea. (Photo from state Sex Offender Registry)

Sex Offender Charged With Kidnapping, Raping Woman In Arlington

A convicted sex offender appeared in court Monday, charged with breaking into an Arlington woman’s home, holding her hostage and raping and beating her.

06/02/2014

Lewis Katz (CBS Philly)

Philadelphia Inquirer Co-Owner One Of 7 Killed In Hanscom Plane Crash

The co-owner of the The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Daily News and Philly.com, was one of 7 people killed in a crash at Hanscom Field.

06/01/2014

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5 Airline Employees Busted In Alleged Cash Smuggling Operation At Logan Airport

Several commercial airline employees at Logan Airport are facing conspiracy and money laundering charges for allegedly using their security clearances to smuggle $417,000 in cash past security checkpoints and onto commercial flights.

05/29/2014

Jeremiah Oliver. (Facebook)

DCF Not Responsible For Jeremiah Oliver’s Death, Says Independent Review

An independent group that examined the state Department of Children and Families says the agency should not be held responsible for the death of a 5-year-old Fitchburg boy.

05/28/2014

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DeLeo Bill Pushes For Stronger Massachusetts Gun Laws

House Speaker Robert DeLeo has unveiled long-awaited legislation designed to further tighten the state’s already strict gun laws.

05/27/2014

A man was found unconscious behind this  Chestnut Hill Avenue bar in Brighton. The bar's owner now faces charges. (WBZ-TV)

Police Investigate Brighton Assault That Left Man With Severe Head Injuries

Police are seeking the public’s help in their investigation of an assault early Saturday morning that left a man unconscious with life-threatening head injuries.

05/25/2014

Joshua Macro was struck and killed in Wareham May 24, 2014. (Photo courtesy: David G. Curran)

Man In Wheelchair Struck & Killed In Wareham; Driver Charged

A Middleboro man is facing charges after police say his vehicle struck and killed a 24-year-old man in a wheelchair.

05/24/2014

(credit: AP/San Francisco Chronicle, Paul Chinn)

Police Reminding Drivers To Remember ‘Move Over’ Law

The law requires all drivers to move over a lane or slow down in traffic if they see an emergency vehicle pulled over on the side of the road.

05/22/2014

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