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Boat capsizes after hitting day marker in Boston Harbor; 1 person missing, 7 rescued

A search for a missing boater is underway following an early morning boating accident in Boston Harbor, according to the Boston Fire Department. Harbor patrol rescued seven people around 3:00am after the accident, the department said in a tweet. Five people were taken to a hospital by emergency medical services, according to the tweet. The […]

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Emu lured to enclosure with a pear from a tree

An Emu spotted on the streets of Boston was penned by authorities in Massachusetts two hours after it escaped. Emu named Kermit, escaped from the property of a local resident who cares for unwanted animals. The resident had been preparing to transport Kermit to a farm in Maine when it fled. Authorities say the bird […]

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Boston University lecturer dies in a freak elevator accident

A lecturer at Boston University was killed in what is believed to be a freak elevator accident. Boston police found Carrie O’Connor, 38, inside the elevator in her apartment building. The building is off campus, Sergeant Detective John Boyle said. Her death was ruled an accident, Boyle said, caused by “traumatic asphyxia,” which usually results […]

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Evacuation slide falls off a plane and lands on man’s yard

A large, inflatable slide fell from the sky and into a Massachusetts man’s yard Sunday. It came crashing down from a flight traveling from Paris’ Charles de Gaulle Airport to Boston’s Logan International Airport. “Who could know there’s something coming from the air and drops into my yard, right? It’s pretty heavy. You can’t even […]

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Boston college student charged for boyfriend’s suicide

A student from the Boston college charged with involuntary manslaughter after her boyfriend committed suicide in May. The indictment of 21-year-old Inyoung You over the death of 22-year-old Alexander Urtula, was announced in the US state of Massachusetts on Monday. Urtula died hours before his graduation on 20 May. The attorney said the South Korean […]