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At-large Councilor Michael Flaherty will ask his fellow councilors to back a change in state law that would let Boston offer detail work on road projects and at concerts and arenas to retired BPD officers, easing a shortage of detail officers and filling city coffers... Read more
City Council President Bill Linehan says it's time to bring companies such as Uber and Lyft under the same sort of regulations already that taxi and pedicab operators already have to follow.
On Wednesday, the city council considers a request from Linehan for a hearing... Read more
National Weather Service experts report that based on the evidence on the ground, the tornado that hit Revere this morning seemed to have had maximum winds of 120 m.p.h. and that it traveled two miles on the ground along Broadway.
The funnel, 3/8 of a mile wide, would be an EF2 on the 0-5 scale used to measure tornadoes.
So watch the sky, NWS advises.
Numerous streets blocked by fallen trees and downed wires; police warning of gas leaks. See the comments for the initial statement from the National Weather Service.
Fast-moving morning showers flooded roads across the area, from small sidestreets to Rte. 9 and Storrow Drive. The National Weather Service issued a tornado warning for parts of Essex County.
In West Roxbury, emergency workers responded to Spring Street at the Shaw's plaza around 9:20... Read more
Shortly before 11 p.m. outside 33 Rockdale St., near Cummins Highway. A man who showed up not long after at Carney Hospital with a gunshot wound to the back was shot in front of the Burger King on Cummins near Rockdale.
A Cummins Highway resident reported a bullet came through a window; a passing motorist reported a rear window smashed by a bullet.
Around 7:15 p.m. in the area of 185 Cabot St. Two suspects were spotted running towards the Ruggles T stop, the third spotted driving down Huntington in a teal BMW 3-series.
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