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DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Should Blind People Be Granted Permits To Carry Weapons?

People in Iowa who are legally blind are being granted licenses to carry weapons. State law says a person cannot be denied a permit based on their physical ability. But is it a good idea?

09/09/2013

Some of the guns taken from Michael Sheedy's home. (Photo courtesy: Groveland Police).

Police Seize Dozens Of Weapons From Groveland Home

A Groveland man will be in court Tuesday, two days after police found a huge stash of weapons in his home.

07/02/2013

(Photo credit: Andrea Courtois)

Mass. Lawmakers Propose Gun Insurance Bill

A bill filed on Beacon Hill would require gun owners to purchase liability insurance in the event that a firearm is used to injure.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/19/2013

Weapons and ammo, including large capacity mags found after PD responded to call Tues night in Milford. (Photo: WBZ NewsRadio's Ben Parker)

Milford Father, Son Charged After High-Powered Weapons Found

A father and son in Milford are facing weapons and ammunition charges following a domestic incident Tuesday night.

01/03/2013

A police car. (Photo credit should read Mandy Cheng/AFP/Getty Images)

Manchester-By-The-Sea Police Officer Arrested For Domestic Assault

Beverly police responded to a domestic abuse call Friday night involving a Manchester-By-The-Sea Police Sergeant.

10/27/2012

Yongda Huang Harris.

Prosecutors: Dorchester Man In LAX Weapons Arrest Interested In Sexual Violence

A federal magistrate denied bail Friday to a Dorchester man who was arrested with a cache of weapons in his checked luggage at Los Angeles International Airport.

10/12/2012

Authorities say Yongda Huang Harris was caught with these weapons at LAX Oct. 5 (Photo courtesy: LAPD)

LAPD: ‘Mystery’ Why Dorchester Man So Heavily Armed At Airport

Investigators say they still don’t know why a Dorchester man was wearing body armor and carrying a significant cache of weapons at Los Angeles International Airport last week.

10/10/2012

A weapons cache seized from a garage in Roslindale. (Photo Credit: Boston Police)

Police Seize Large Cache Of Weapons In Roslindale

Boston police are looking for suspects after finding a large cache of high powered weapons and ammunition in Roslindale this week, including a machine gun, military-style assault rifles, and grenade-type projectiles.

10/06/2012

Timothy Courtois (Photo courtesy: Maine Department of Public Safety)

Ex-Boss: Maine Man Was A ‘Good Guy’ Before Weapons Arrest

The NH man who was the intended target in what appears to be a Colorado copycat plan says he hadn’t spoken with the suspect Tim Courtois in a dozen years, and is stunned to learn of his intent to kill.

07/24/2012

Timothy Courtois (Photo courtesy: Maine Department of Public Safety)

Police: Man Took Assault Rifle To Batman Movie In Maine

A 49-year-old Maine man told police he was carrying a weapon while attending a screening of the latest Batman movie Saturday night.

07/23/2012

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