Hearing Tuesday At State House On Assisted Suicide

By Ruth Walker A number of states already have laws allowing the right to die for the terminally ill also known as assisted suicide, however in Massachusetts, the voters in 2012 voted against a ballot question that would allow doctors in Massachusetts to prescribe life-ending drugs to the terminally ill. Today on Beacon Hill there…

Boston Police Investigating 4 Separate Sunday Shootings

By Harriet Parkes Boston police Sunday afternoon responded to a shooting incident in the Mattapan section of the city on Duke Street. The victim in that shooting was killed. Latter into Sunday night Boston Police responded to three shooting incidents back-to-back in the Dorchester section of the city. One person was shot on Maple Street…

Boston Police Investigating Officer Involved Shooting

By Harriet Parkes Boston Police officers gave verbal commands to an armed suspect to drop his firearm before shooting him. Commissioner William Gross says that the officers responded to Geneva Avenue around 5:15 p.m. Monday night for a report of a person shot. While shots were fired, the Commissioner says that no one was shot…

Boston Police Arrest Albans Rd. Armed Robbery Suspect

By Tiffany Williams – Boston Police on Thursday made an arrest in connection with the armed robbery of a taxi driver. The armed robbery incident happened on June 5, in the area of Albans Rd. in Dorchester and BPD says it all started after the suspect attempted to pay the taxi driver with a counterfeit…

President Trump Refusing To Fire Kellyanne Conway

By Tiffany Williams – A recommendation by the Office of Special Counsel to fire White House counselor Kellyanne Conway is being ignored by President Donald Trump. The OSC has called Conway a “repeat offender” of the Hatch Act, a law that limits political activity by government workers. During television interviews and on social media, Conway…

Pawtucket Man Arrested For Murder In Midday Shooting In Back Bay

By Tiffany Williams – Boston Police confirm one person was shot Tuesday in the South End and a suspect has been arrested. Just before 11:00 a.m. officers assigned to District 4 were dispatched to the area of 120 Huntington Avenue for a person shot. On arrival police located a victim suffering from life-threatening injuries. The…

Brockton Murder Suspect Arrested In Worcester

By Tiffany Williams – On Sunday, State Police arrested Queito Miranda, 29-years-old, of Brockton in connection with a fatal shooting in Brockton Friday night. Brockton Police on Friday night just before 11:30 p.m. responded to multiple reports of a shooting in the area of 47 Highland St. When the first responding officers arrived in the…