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# massachusetts - Yesterday’s News


# massachusetts - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

Here's what $20 million hidden under a bed looks like

A man has been charged in connection with an alleged pyramid scheme.

# massachusetts - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

An American fisherman caught this rare bright blue lobster

The oft-cited odds of catching one are one in two million.

# massachusetts - Monday 4 July, 2016

Teenage girl to face trial for encouraging her boyfriend to kill himself

Michelle Carter told her boyfriend to “get back in” a truck filled with carbon monoxide fumes.

# massachusetts - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

Man in his 80s kills another man in his 80s in cemetery before being shot dead by police

“This was not a random act. The victim and the suspect knew each other.”

# massachusetts - Friday 11 March, 2016

Young couple who set up ‘re-unite us’ GoFundMe page reach target in matter of days

The page was set up just four days ago.

# massachusetts - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Two young lovers start GoFundMe campaign to re-unite them across the Atlantic

Shane form Kerry and Madeline from Massachusetts met in Dingle last Summer.

# massachusetts - Saturday 27 February, 2016

Teenager who raped and killed his maths teacher receives life sentence

American teenager Philip Chism will be eligible for parole in 40 years.

# massachusetts - Saturday 26 December, 2015

As he spends Christmas in prison, David Drumm launches new legal challenge

The former Anglo Irish Bank chief has filed a legal challenge against the US government for ‘unlawful detention’.

# massachusetts - Saturday 19 December, 2015

Inside the “unrelentingly harsh”, maximum-security prison where David Drumm will spend Christmas

The Plymouth County Correctional Facility has housed infamous murderers and terrorists, and now, the former CEO of Anglo.

# massachusetts - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

David Drumm seeks bail as he ‘poses no danger to the community’

Drumm’s lawyers have also suggested the upcoming election has something to do with Ireland seeking his extradition now.

# massachusetts - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Witch wins harassment lawsuit against warlock in Salem

Lori Sforza, a “psychic” witch priestess, won the case against Christian Day, “the world’s best-known warlock.”

# massachusetts - Tuesday 13 October, 2015

David Drumm will be in court in the US later today

The former Anglo Irish Bank CEO faces an extradition hearing following his arrest in Massachusetts on Saturday.

# massachusetts - Thursday 10 September, 2015

Teen girl charged with “recklessly” encouraging her boyfriend to take his own life

18-year-old Conrad Roy killed himself in Massachusetts last summer.

# massachusetts - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

Lawyers say Irish nanny’s life has been destroyed

“The way this prosecution was handled was a complete disgrace.”

# massachusetts - Tuesday 14 July, 2015

A shark gets stuck on a beach… and something heartwarming happens

This is a nice tale – seriously.

# massachusetts - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

# massachusetts - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Here’s how to move a lighthouse

It’s a very, very slow process.

# massachusetts - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

‘Don’t chase bears while drunk and holding a hatchet’, warn police

If you go down to the woods today…

# massachusetts - Monday 4 May, 2015

Transgender murderer denied sex change surgery in prison

Michelle Kosilek has been living as a woman since shortly after she shot dead her wife in 1990.

# massachusetts - Sunday 1 March, 2015

Your daily dose of Barry’s or Lyons could stop you developing diabetes

Tea-lovers everywhere will rejoice at the news from this latest study.

# massachusetts - Saturday 28 February, 2015

As a practising Catholic, I didn’t always support same sex marriage – but I do now

Two things happened that changed my mind…

# massachusetts - Thursday 15 January, 2015

From The Daily Edge The internet defends pizza guy cheated out of a tip by rude customers One Bad Tip

The internet defends pizza guy cheated out of a tip by rude customers

The internet loves a good bit of revenge.

# massachusetts - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

Full judgement: What the US judge ruled on former Anglo boss David Drumm

The 122 page ruling is damning in its assessment of Drumm’s testimony.

# massachusetts - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

Woman who hid existence of babies pleads not guilty to their murders

Erika Murray gave birth to her five youngest children in the house’s bathroom, attempting to hide their existence from their father.

# massachusetts - Friday 31 October, 2014

From The42 Ireland’s Jason Quigley extends unbeaten record with first-round knockout Take A Bow

Ireland’s Jason Quigley extends unbeaten record with first-round knockout

The Donegal native remains undefeated since turning pro.

# massachusetts - Thursday 17 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here’s the letter a pro-LGBT mayor wrote to right-wing activists targeting her city Flying The Flag

# massachusetts - Saturday 12 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge US police hunt for mystery poopers who defecated off railway bridge Holy Crap

# massachusetts - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Cute three-month-old puppy drives owner’s car into lake In The Doghouse

Cute three-month-old puppy drives owner’s car into lake

Not so cute now, eh?

# massachusetts - Thursday 22 May, 2014

Explainer: David Drumm’s trial continues in the US – but what’s it all about?

It’s day two and Drumm has already admitted to forgetfulness and lying.

Larry Donnelly: Do political candidates really enjoy canvassing? I’ll never fully believe that

Recent canvassing has reminded me of my own first foray as a political candidate: I was 22 years old, nomination papers in hand, knees knocking together.

# massachusetts - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge This is the huge building that will house America’s very first Penneys Thanks Penneys

This is the huge building that will house America’s very first Penneys

Primark is set to open a flagship store in Boston.

# massachusetts - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Column: One year on, we remember the lives lost and forever altered by the Boston bombings

It is unfortunate that, sometimes, it takes a tragedy of this magnitude to vitiate differences and to remind us of our common humanity, writes Larry Donnelly.

# massachusetts - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge Terrified woman calls police over home invader… who turns out to be a duck Inspired By Cadbury

Terrified woman calls police over home invader… who turns out to be a duck

She was woken by “banging noises” from downstairs.

# massachusetts - Monday 17 March, 2014

Almost 300 people cautioned for public drinking at Boston Patrick’s Day parade

Five people were arrested at the parade, including three for public drinking.

# massachusetts - Friday 21 February, 2014

Irish nanny bail request denied by US judge

Brady has been charged with the murder of one-year-old Rehma Sabir who died of blunt force head injuries.

# massachusetts - Thursday 6 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge This creepy statue of a man in his Y-fronts is freaking out college students Tighty Whities

# massachusetts - Thursday 16 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Car thieves forced to abandon robbery because they couldn’t use a manual gearstick Drive Stick

# massachusetts - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Cavan nanny’s lawyer says evidence is tainted and wants case dropped

Aisling Brady McCarthy’s lawyer said prosecutors “knowingly presented false and deceptive evidence to the grand jury”.

# massachusetts - Thursday 8 August, 2013

Lawyers for Aisling McCarthy Brady seek to have case struck out

The Irish woman, who has been living in the US illegally for a number of years, is accused of violently injuring one-year-old Rehma Sabir and causing her death.

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