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# massachusetts - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Joseph Kennedy III defeated in Massachusetts senate primary

In the waning weeks of the campaign, Kennedy had leaned into his family’s long political legacy in Massachusetts.

# massachusetts - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Massachusetts becomes first US state to introduce statewide ban on vapes

San Francisco in California had already adopted a similar citywide ban.

# massachusetts - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Kevin Spacey could avoid trial for sexual assault after accuser declines to testify

The actor was charged with indecent assault and battery in January.

# massachusetts - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

Court date set as Kevin Spacey facing charges of alleged sexual assault

It comes after the release of a bizarre video of the disgraced actor in character as House of Cards’ Frank Underwood.

# massachusetts - Sunday 16 September, 2018

Man dies in shark attack off Cape Cod Massachusetts This post contains videos

Man dies in shark attack off Cape Cod

It’s the first fatal shark attack in the state in over 80 years.

# massachusetts - Tuesday 27 February, 2018

Bill Cosby's daughter Ensa dies aged 44

A spokesman asked people to pray for the family.

# massachusetts - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Shark froze to death as freezing cold continues to grip large sections of the US

Yesterday, Florida saw snow for the first time in 29 years.

# massachusetts - Friday 27 October, 2017

From The42 US teenager wins golf tournament but is denied trophy because she is female Massachusetts

US teenager wins golf tournament but is denied trophy because she is female

A Massachusetts ruling stated that girls could compete as part of a team, but not as individuals.

# massachusetts - Thursday 24 August, 2017

'I called and told them I will not be coming back': US winner of €642 million jackpot claims prize

The 53-year-old won’t be going back to work anyway.

# massachusetts - Monday 31 July, 2017

Eight-year-old Irish boy dies in the US after getting trapped under boat

The family is returning to Ireland and the funeral will be held on Thursday morning.

# massachusetts - Monday 3 July, 2017

Boston taxi driver injures 10 after stepping on accelerator rather than brake by mistake

The incident has been attributed to ‘operator error’ with authorities saying it does not appear to be an intentional act.

# massachusetts - Friday 16 June, 2017

Woman who urged boyfriend to kill himself in texts found guilty of manslaughter

Michelle Carter faces a sentence of probation to 20 years in prison.

# massachusetts - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Woman accused of urging boyfriend to kill himself via texts goes on trial

The court heard that Michelle Carter played a “sick game” with another person’s life.

# massachusetts - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Multiple injuries reported after SUV drives into crowd at US car auction

The incident happened at an auction north of Boston at about 10.30am local time this morning.

# 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

# 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.

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