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February 21, 2019

New York Man Deliberately Drives Over Family of Eight Killing Mother, Backs Up and Does it Again

A New York man has been charged with murder after he deliberately drove his vehicle into a family, killing the mother, according to police. 
February 21, 2019

South Carolina Mom and Boyfriend Use Hot Sauce and Peppers to Allegedly Torture 5 and 7-year-old Kids

A mother and her live-in boyfriend have been arrested on suspicion of “heinous” crimes against her two young children, including rubbing hot sauce on their face and genitals and suffocating them with pillows.
February 21, 2019

Roseanne Barr Calls Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez A 'B—h,' Slams Democratic Party In Profanity-Laced YouTube Video

Comedienne Roseanne Barr took to YouTube on Wednesday in a video that minced no words as she discussed Democrats, socialism, and freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
February 21, 2019

Jussie Smollett Indicted By Chicago Police Department For Allegedly Filing False Police Report, Will He Be Written Off 'Empire'?

Actor Jussie Smollett has been indicted by the Chicago Police Department for allegedly filing a false police report, which is a felony.
February 21, 2019

Victim of stabbing in East Boston Sunday has died, police say

The victim of a stabbing that happened early Sunday morning in East Boston has died, Boston police say. 
February 21, 2019

Police investigating East Boston stabbing, searching for identities of a number of folks

Boston police are investigating a stabbing in East Boston early Sunday that they say left a man with life-threatening injuries.  On Monday, police were asking for the public’s help in identifying several people in connection with the incident.
February 21, 2019

Police in N.H. are searching for whomever deserted this scorching tub

Police are investigating a case of a hot tub abandoned by the side of a road in Hill, New Hampshire, over the holiday weekend.
February 21, 2019

Map: Here’s how a lot it snowed in Mass. as of Monday morning

The preliminary results are in.The National Weather Service posted a map Monday morning with observed total snowfall as of 8 a.m. Northern Plymouth County and the upper Cape got the most.
February 21, 2019

Lawrence dad and mom charged after 1-year-old daughter checks constructive for fentanyl

LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — Police have arrested a Massachusetts couple whose 1-year-old daughter tested positive for the powerful opioid fentanyl.
February 21, 2019

Dog reunited with proprietor after 8-month, 175-mile journey

SOUTH PARIS, Maine (AP) — A dog that went missing in Massachusetts months ago has been reunited with its family after being found in Maine, 175 miles (282 kilometers) away.