Al Lavender was the mayor of Newburyport, Massachusetts. He was killed in a plane crash in Methuen.


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Authorities in Massachusetts have DNA and a suspect description in the murder of jogger Vanessa Marcotte, a Google employee from New York. Learn more about Marcotte’s killer.

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Mathew Borges, 15, is accused as an adult of decapitating another teenager, Lee Viloria-Paulino, in Lawrence, Massachusetts, near Boston.

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Polls in Massachusetts, where there’s nine U.S. House races, open at 7 a.m. and close at 8 p.m.

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Kirk Figueroa, a sworn city constable and co-founder of a security firm, Elite Policing, is accused of using an assault rifle to shoot and critically injure two Boston police officers before being killed by other officers.

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Wondering when the deadline to register to vote is in Massachusetts? Click here for a guide on how to register to vote in the state.

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A football player at Doherty Memorial High School in Worcester, Massachusetts, says he was suspended for taking a knee during the National Anthem.

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A jogger in Shirley, Massachusetts says a strange man approached her just 21 miles from the Vanessa Marcotte murder scene. Police now say he was a good Samaritan.

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David Becker, an 18-year-old Massachusetts high school athlete, was given probation for sexually assaulting two unconscious classmates at a party.

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Reports say police have a “person of interest” and DNA in the death of murdered Princeton jogger Vanessa Marcotte.

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Photos capture the vivacious spirit of murdered jogger Vanessa Marcotte, a Google employee from New York City.

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Vanessa Marcotte, Karina Vetrano and Ally Brueger were all murdered while jogging between July 30-Aug. 7. Are the cases similar? Exploring the details.

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Walter DaSilva, a twice deported undocumented immigrant, is accused of murdering his teenage daughter, Sabrina, with whom he was just getting reacquainted. Sabrina was gunned down in a Massachusetts parking lot.

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A 27-year-old Google employee and New York resident was killed near her mother’s home in Princeton, Massachusetts, in what police are calling a homicide.

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John F. Kennedy Jr. is the subject of the documentary I Am JFK Jr. Here’s a look at his life through photos.

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Joe Kennedy III is a Congressman representing Massachusetts’ 4th Congressional District. He also spoke at the Democratic National Convention.

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