Three states celebrate Patriots Day on the third Monday in April to remember the first battles of the American Revolution, fought in Concord and Lexington, Massachusetts.


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Trooper Thomas Clardy, of the Massachusetts State Police, was killed when a car slammed into his vehicle. The other driver, David Njuguna, faces charges.

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The UMass Amherst campus was locked down after a report of a “hostile armed” man on campus. Police told students and faculty to shelter in place.

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A 46-year-old Massachusetts man is accused of impersonating women using stolen Facebook photos and asking for men on a sex site to violently rape them.

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A 34-year-old former Army reservist already facing child rape charges is accused of stealing 16 guns from a military base in Worcester, Massachusetts.

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Kamila Dolniak, a 33-year-old woman from Poland, was arrested after police say she disrupted a British Airways flight from London to Boston’s Logan Airport.

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James Stumbo and Kevin Norton were arrested in Boston on gun charges after alleged threats of violence against fellow Pokemon World Championships competitors.

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Alexander Ciccolo, the 23-year-old son of a Boston Police captain, is accused of plotting a terror attack in Massachusetts in support of ISIS.

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Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez was found guilty of murder in the shooting of Odin Lloyd. He will be sentenced to life in prison.

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The Ice Bucket Challenge, started by Massachusetts resident and ALS patient Pete Frates, has brought Lou Gehrig’s Disease into the national consciousness as the campaign has gone viral. Read more on the disease here.

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A tornado touched down in Revere, Mass. Monday morning, taking down trees, crushing cars and causing structural damage. Police are advising people to avoid the Boston suburb for the time being.

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Robert Honsch has been arrested for the killing of his wife and daughter in Connecticut and Massachusetts in 1995. Honsch had been living in Ohio with a new wife and kids under a different name.

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6 passengers riding a hot air balloon in Clinton, Massachusetts on Saturday are being treated for minor injuries after their balloon ran into power lines.

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Authorities say five adults and two children were killed early Thursday in a massive apartment fire in Lowell, Massachusetts.

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A 16-year-old military school student mysteriously disappeared after taking his grandfather’s dog on a walk.

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This legally blind teenager is about to make the roster of a Division 1 football team.

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