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Funerals Sunday For Seven Children Killed In Fire
Funerals are planned Sunday for seven siblings from an Orthodox Jewish family who died in an early morning house fire in New York City.
Authorities say their mother and a teenage sister survived by jumping from the second floor of their Brooklyn home, but both suffered burns and smoke inhalation...
Two Police Officers Killed In New York
A gunman who announced online that he was planning to shoot two ‘‘pigs’’ in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner ambushed two officers in a patrol car and shot them to death in broad daylight Saturday before running to a subway station…
Joan Rivers Dead At 81
Legendary comedy diva Joan Rivers is dead at the age of 81. Rivers, best known for her caustic humor and outspoken candor, passed away after suffering complications during surgery on her throat at a New York clinic. Reports say Rivers stopped breathing during the procedure and was rushed to Mount Si…
Bulger Moved To Arizona Prison
Convicted Boston gangster James ``Whitey'' Bulger has been moved to a federal prison in Arizona.
 
    The U.S. Bureau of Prisons website on Friday listed Bulger as an inmate at the U.S. Penitentiary Tucson.
 
    The 84-year-old former crime boss was co…
Bristol County Donates Necessities to New York
New Bedford firefighters are spending the day loading up box trucks with non-perishable food, toiletries and other supplies.
The items, gathered by police and fire stations throughout Bristol County, are being shipped down to New York to be used in hurricane relief efforts...