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MIT Police Officer Sean Collier Honored In Ceremony Of Remembrance

CAMBRIDGE (CBS/AP) — Relatives and friends of the MIT police officer killed during the manhunt for the Boston Marathon bombing suspects honored him on campus Friday, exactly a year after this death. 319 more words


2 Critically Injured; Natural Gas Eyed As Cause Of Dorchester House Explosion

BOSTON (CBS) – A house explosion in Dorchester appears to have been caused by natural gas, firefighters said.

The blast knocked the two-and-a-half story home at 27 Hansborough Street off its foundation around 9:20 p.m. 263 more words


Fire Department: Winds Rekindle Embers, Cause Pembroke House Fire

PEMBROKE (CBS) — Embers from a controlled brush fire Sunday sparked a house fire, Monday afternoon.

When firefighters arrived on Phillips Road, they found flames shooting from the rear of number 91 and the backyard on fire. 177 more words


Medford To Build $1 Million Peace Garden To Honor Marathon Bombing Victims

MEDFORD (CBS) – Mayor Michael McGlynn announced plans Friday to build a $1 million peace garden in memory of Medford native Krystle Campbell and the others killed in the Boston Marathon bombings. 253 more words


Funeral Held For Plymouth Officer Killed In Crash

PLYMOUTH, Mass. (CBS/AP) – A veteran Plymouth police officer killed in an on-duty motorcycle crash has been laid to rest after being honored by thousands of fellow officers and citizens. 229 more words


Red Sox Announce Ceremonies For Fenway Opener

BOSTON (CBS) — The Red Sox will open their home portion of the 2014 season on Friday, with plenty of festivities scheduled at Fenway Park. 348 more words