Michael O’Brien

Boston Police Officer Fired Over Excessive Force Accusation Gets Job BackA Boston police officer fired after he was accused of using excessive force on a man during an investigation into a car crash has been handed his job back by an arbitrator.
No Deal For Worcester Slot ParlorCity officials and gambling developers have announced they couldn't reach a deal on a proposed $240 million slots parlor in Worcester.
New Worcester Panhandling Ordinances Now In EffectOne, called the ‘Pedestrian Safety Ordinance’, makes it illegal to stand in a median or step into traffic and solicit money.
Worcester City Worker Is Victim Of Possible Carbon Monoxide PoisoningA 47-year-old city worker from Worcester was found dead in his home Wednesday, and it appears a gas generator in his garage was to blame.
Worcester Says Asian Longhorned Beetle Problem Is "Under Control"After three years of battling the destructive Asian Longhorn Beetle, officials say they finally have the problem under control.
Worcester Wants Holy Cross Students To Quiet DownWorcester's city manager wants Holy Cross's president to take a stronger stand against off-campus partying.