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Police investigating fatal shooting in New Bedford

Massachusetts - Police responded early Thursday morning to a 911 call and arrived at the corner of Myrtle and Cedar Grove in New Bedford where they found an man injured by a gunshot wound and was taken to St. Luke's Hospital where he later died. Authorities identified the deceased as 23 Patrick Alves of New Redford and are treating the case as a homicide. Policía investiga fatal tiroteo en New Bedford Massachussetts - La policía respondió la madrugada del jueves a una llamada al 911 y llegaron hasta la esquina de las calles Myrtle y Cedar Grove en New Bedford…
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GOVERNOR PATRICK SIGNS EXECUTIVE ORDER TO CREATE SAFER, MORE SECURE SCHOOLS

REVERE - Thursday, January 16, 2013 - Governor Deval Patrick today signed Executive Order No. 548 establishing a cross-Secretariat Task Force on School Safety and Security. This task force will be charged with developing a model school safety and security plan that school districts can adapt and implement to ensure that students and educators are safe in the event of an emergency situation. Governor Patrick signed the executive order this morning following a roundtable discussion with parents, educators, public safety and public health officials at the Whalen Elementary and Susan B. Anthony Middle School complex in Revere. "No child will…
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Buttonwood Park Zoo Makes In Defense Of Animals’ 2013 List Of “Ten Worst Zoos For Elephants”

Buttonwood Park Zoo Makes In Defense Of Animals’ 2013 List Of “Ten Worst Zoos For Elephants” - Grabs Fourth Spot San Rafael, Calif. – In Defense of Animals (IDA), an international animal protection organization, released today its list of the Ten Worst Zoos for Elephants for 2013. This marks IDA’s ten-year anniversary of exposing the suffering endured by elephants in zoos. “Ten years should have been enough, but as long as zoos continue to house elephants in substandard exhibits that sacrifice the animals’ welfare, IDA will continue to call out the worst offenders,” said Nicole Meyer, Director of IDA’s Elephant…
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AG Announces Participation In National Research On Target Case

Rhode Island - The Rhode Island Attorney General Peter Kilmartin said that his office has joined a multi-state investigation into the massive security breach announced by the Target chain, last month. Kilmartin said the research aims to discover how big was the failure occurred and how. Initially, Target Corp. announced that some 40 million credit and debit cards may have been compromised by the lapse in security between November 27 and December 15. But soon after added that hackers stole personal information of 70 million customers AG anuncia participación en investigación nacional sobre caso Target Rhode Island - El Fiscal…
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Siblings Die trapped In Trunk At Home

  Massachusetts - Authorities say a boy and his sister, Lexi and Sean Monroe,  both under 10 years old apparently died after being trapped in a trunk at their home in Franklin, Massachusetts. The police came to the residence at around 8 pm on Sunday after the family discovered the young children who were taken to area hospitals where they could not be saved. The Norfolk attorney general's office is investigating, although they appear to be accidental deaths, the results of the autopsy are still expected. Hermanitos mueren atrapados en baúl en su casa  Massachussetts  - Las autoridades dijeron que un…
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