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Emancipation statue removed from Boston square

BOSTON, Mass. (CNN) – An emancipation statue featuring President Abraham Lincoln has been removed from Boston’s Park Square. The statue was driven away on a platform truck Tuesday morning. The sculpture is a replica of a statue in Washington D.C. depicting President …

Boston Marathon postponed until September 4th

BOSTON, Mass. (WBTS) – The Boston Athletic Association has postponed the running of 124th Boston Marathon. According to a statement on the BAA website, the Boston Athletic Association understands and supports the decision to postpone the race until the fall. On March …

Medford man runs in Boston marathon

Boston, Mass. – Medford man and avid runner is in Massachusetts. Ahead of the Boston marathon, Gregorio Alegria is originally from mexico but moved to the states almost 25 years ago. He’s been living in Oregon for the past ten years, and …

Marine amputee receives new arms

Boston, Mass. (NBC News) — Quadruple amputee John Peck can now hold his fiance’s hand thanks to a double-arm transplant carried out by doctors at Brigham and Women’s hospital. The retired Marine sergeant became a quadruple amputee six years ago after he …

Boston cabbie returns cash

Boston, Mass. (NECN) — A man who left about $187,000 cash in a Boston taxi has been reunited with his money, thanks to an honest cabbie. Raymond “Buzzy” MacCausland, a driver for the Independent Taxi Operators Association, turned in the cash at …

Boston marks bombing anniversary

Boston, Mass. (NBC News) — It’s been three years since two bombs exploded near the Boston Marathon finish line, killing three people and wounded 260 more, but in many ways the deadly blasts still echo across the city. On the third anniversary …

Dozens sickened at Boston Chipotle

Boston, Mass. — (WHDH) Boston College said Tuesday the number of students complaining of gastrointestinal symptoms after eating at a Chipotle this weekend has climbed to 80, up from the 30 it reported Monday. On Tuesday, the Boston Public Health Commission confirmed the …

Baby doe identified

Boston, Mass. — (WHDH) Boston police are questioning at least two people in connection to the death of Baby Doe, the young girl who was found dead on Deer Island back in June. According to sources, the girl has been identified as …