Nantucket Man Pleads Guilty To Killing House Painter

A Nantucket resident accused of killing a fellow house painter after a night of drinking together has pleaded guilty to manslaughter.


Mark Kerrigan (2010 file image)

Judge Postpones Manslaughter Trial Of Nancy Kerrigan’s Brother

The manslaughter trial of the brother of Olympic skater Nancy Kerrigan, Mark, has been postponed until May.


Two men were stabbed to death at the White Pines Motel in Wareham early Saturday morning. (credit: David G. Curran)

Double Stabbing Suspect Held On $50,000 Bail

Prosecution and defense lawyers say two men fatally stabbed in a Wareham motel fight had gone there to rob the man charged with manslaughter in their deaths.


Two men were stabbed to death at the White Pines Motel in Wareham early Saturday morning. (credit: David G. Curran)

Two Men Stabbed To Death In Wareham

Two men were stabbed to death in Wareham early Saturday morning, and one man is under arrest.


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Juror Dismissed In Uzi Death Trial

A juror has been dismissed for undisclosed reasons in the manslaughter trial of a former police chief charged in the death of an 8-year-old boy who shot himself with an Uzi submachine gun at a 2008 Massachusetts gun fair.


MA man pleads guilty in 1996 mom, baby killings

A man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and letting her 22-month-old daughter starve to death pleaded guilty Monday to manslaughter charges as part of a plea agreement in which his uncle, who was already serving […]


Hockey dad convicted in man's death released

A father convicted of beating another man to death at their sons’ hockey scrimmage has been released from prison.


Flying glass in Boston bar fight kills NY man

Prosecutors say a Massachusetts man angry after an argument with another bar customer has thrown a glass mug that broke and sent shards of grass into the neck of bystander from New York state, causing […]


Woman charged in fight that killed fetus

Authorities say a 25-year-old Wellesley woman has been indicted for allegedly causing the death of a fetus when she kicked and beat an acquaintance who was six months pregnant.