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Former State Trooper Sean Murphy. Credit: WHDH/7News
Matthew April 16, 2014 at 11:43 am
No he did it because that useless trash magazine Rolling Stone tried to portray that scumbag kid asRead More a victim and a hero of some sorts. He wanted all to see the real scum that this piece of s*** communist puke really is. I applaude his choice to publish the pictures. Displinary action? Maybe? But a forced retirement over that situation? Absolutely not. Mass. State Police should be ashamed of themselves.
Thomas J Burke April 16, 2014 at 06:53 pm
Mathew said that the bomber was a communist. He could not be further from the truth. The bomber wasRead More a religious fanatic. Communists are atheists and non religious. Religious fanatics like the bomber are on the political right wing of the spectrum.
hawk April 17, 2014 at 12:29 pm
Double edge sword. I applaud the fact that he knew kids everywhere would blindly and naively seeRead More the cover of rolling stone and be affected by it in a way that supports and encourages and dare I say, idolizes a terrorist. On the other end, he broke the law and there's WAY too much of that getting swept under the rug. At the end of the day I'm happy he did it. The image of him bloody is more shocking than that ridiculous picture on RS. I think regardless of how much exposure he got, it worked for the greater good.
Wanted in Foxboro. Call with information: 508-543-1212  262
JohnnyMass April 14, 2014 at 08:41 am
The spineless rodent who murdered Tyler Zanco is still at large. I would hope that, even inRead More Massachusetts, this takes preference over flippin' shoplifters. If I DO spot one of these hardened criminals in the photos, however, I will immediately call 911, and go into self-imposed lockdown!
Wanted for murder in Barnstable. Call with information: Detective Blanchard, 508-771-6237.
Ed Margerum April 7, 2014 at 09:03 am
According to the Boston Globe Milenko Majstorovic of Bosnia was the victim, not the murderer.
mark April 7, 2014 at 11:35 am
Only Europeans from non Muslim countries should be allowed to immigrate here! Translation WhiteRead More people!
mark April 7, 2014 at 12:56 pm
Governor Deval Patrick is more of a murderer than this fool because he enables terrorists to live inRead More this state like the marathon bombers! He provided funding in the form of welfare, schooling, EBT and housing at the expense of the Massachusetts taxpayers!
The Massachusetts State Police unveiled their new smartphone app Sunday morning. Photo Credit: Massachusetts State Police
Steve Ryder April 8, 2014 at 09:28 am
maybe this app can help against morons on the phone while driving. every time i am behind someoneRead More driving erratically i pass them,but while doing so see that they are on the phone,idiots
Bonnie Parker April 8, 2014 at 05:22 pm
John, no especial need I suppose, but I don't feel any especial need not to, either. My right toRead More speak as I like exceeds your right to never be offended, and your god's not the boss of me. That's another nice thing about America.
SPH April 12, 2014 at 09:20 pm
@Bonnie Parker, You couldn't be more wrong in that statement. There are alot of things a person canRead More say to another person and get in alot of trouble. So just keep that in mind, (My right to speak as I like exceeds your right to never be offended,).............. WRONG IN SO MANY WAYS .
Ron Swanson April 2, 2014 at 12:36 pm
raymay, nice assumptions you just made. I actually do ride the bus and train 5 days a week to andRead More from work. I do deal with the delays in the winter while waiting outside and ride with all the diverse people. I would be a short walk to the Green Line stop at College Ave, and still don't think it's worth the money. Would be convenient, but as stated above, would rather have the money go to improving the existing system (so we don't have cold and hot weather delays) or to expand in areas much less served than ours. Good day sir.
Joe Viglione April 2, 2014 at 04:34 pm
Hi David M, and the Mayor's brother, jack McGlynn was the lobbyist for the t in 2009 SEARCH ResultsRead More Patrick seeks to bar agencies from hiring outside lobbyists - The ... www.boston.com/.../patrick_targets_agency_lobbyists/...‎ The Boston Globe Feb 4, 2009 - The MBTA spent $48,000 last year on lobbyists. According to spokesman Joe Pesaturo, the two lobbyists, Jack McGlynn and William Ryan,
Joe Viglione April 2, 2014 at 04:36 pm
The control Jack McGlynn has as a lobbyist is staggering. Check it outRead More http://www.sec.state.ma.us/LobbyistPublicSearch/CompleteDisclosure.aspx?PeriodId=20082&RefId=1485 So you have Jonathan R. Davis of Governors Ave at a high level at the T, and the former lobbyist is his brother-in-law and Mayor McGlynn's brother. Water Taxi, anyone?
Firefighter Michael Kennedy (left) and Lt. Ed Walsh. Credit: bosfirecu.com
Not happy April 1, 2014 at 08:56 pm
God bless them,true heros!!!!!
Ed B April 2, 2014 at 05:30 pm
Very sad. It does however make me think about the 18 year old kid who gets killed in Afghanistan andRead More why the outpouring stops a day after they come home in a casket.
Firefighter Michael Kennedy, left, and Lt. Ed Walsh.
JF March 30, 2014 at 10:48 am
There isn't a day that goes by that I am not thankful for our firefighters and police. EspeciallyRead More in Easton, where they saved my life, after I was in a horrible car wreck. Very sad every Time I hear one has fallen. This time it's 2! They save us every day and it seems too many folks just take it for granted. Events like this in Boston are very disturbing. God bless these men who ran in to save lives. They had to run in while everyone else had to run out. I hope these men's families are well cared for. If not, then let's make sure they are.
Julie the Jarhead March 30, 2014 at 12:24 pm
Thank you, Lt. Ed Walsh, FF Mike Kennedy. And "Semper fi, brother!" to Mr Kennedy. It'sRead More Marines such as yourself that make me proud -- and humble.
Matthew April 4, 2014 at 11:42 am
So Bosotn Fire just reported that the fire was started by welders working next door at 296 BeaconRead More St. Welders, working without a permit, and no aplication on file for a permit, so no fire detail there during the work being done, on a day with 50mph+ winds. Which I'm sure would not have been allowed on that day had a permit tried to be pulled because of those winds. So our brothers died that day because some company and building owner we're to frigin ignorant to follow laws. Absoulte BULLSHIT.
Credit: City of Boston Facebook.
Joe Viglione March 30, 2014 at 12:02 pm
There are no words; a "perfect storm" of bad weather conditions and the wrong day for theRead More horrible event. Our hearts and prayers with their families.
An oldtimer March 30, 2014 at 04:25 pm
Leo & Jean Mellyn As has said before ,there are no words that can express the sorrow for theRead More loss of two brave men, that gave their lives to save others. I know they are in God's arms and in a Special Place reserved for Firefighters and Police.
rose March 31, 2014 at 06:06 pm
May our heroes inspire us to create everyday acts of kindness and courage.
Wanted in South Boston. Call with information: 617-223-6407
Prometheus March 31, 2014 at 08:41 am
Congratulations....you win.
mark March 31, 2014 at 09:32 am
I haven't won yet because I haven't figured out a way to pay cash for a house yet !
mark March 31, 2014 at 09:34 am
The banks are in bed with the government to steal , rob , and cheat people.
Police alert. Credit: Patch
MJComm March 27, 2014 at 07:45 pm
i agree, why so many accidents near exit 32? I hope they are going to be ok. sending goodRead More thoughts! Separately, I don't know why we don't hear of many bad accidents at that awful bridge section on 495 south, between Rt. 3 and the Rt. 4/Rt. 100 exit 33. I keep thinking it is going to collapse one of these days soon. That section scares me.
Chris Daley March 27, 2014 at 09:15 pm
Many variables: speeding in left lane; tailgating at 75 mph one car length apart. Swerving neverRead More works-rollover results at those speeds. Reaching for CD, cigarette, food, phone use. Potholes and bridge wear/ creases, debris in road maybe? Deer too. I stay in middle lanes til exit, seldom next to median. Low sunlight will blind ya. Stay back and hold on!
steve forte March 28, 2014 at 09:42 am
Cant be rough road, seems they repave it every other yr. Then ya get down past Foxboro and it looksRead More like it hasn't been repaved since they built it.
Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. File photos.
mark March 25, 2014 at 07:26 am
What about their accomplices? Deval Patrick and The Democratic Party! After all they provided the 2Read More terrorists with Free housing , schooling, welfare, EBT , at the expense of the tax payers of this state!
fatty arbuckle March 25, 2014 at 09:07 am
i think we should allow more folks who hate our society to immigrate here! The Liberal way! andRead More Matthew what srpska said makes perfect sense! why don't you do a little investigating and see what is going on in England instead of doing the all too common Liberal head in the sand response!
Matthew March 25, 2014 at 10:00 am
Fatty.......I could care less about what England is doing, not our problem. Oh and by the way. I'mRead More an Independent. Wouldn't help the Liberals. Their the reason crime has run a muck in this country. Judges just keep turning out criminals on no or low bail. So if your going to insult someone, have your facts straight.
"Jeff" is wanted for assault in Boston. Call with information: 617-222-1072.
kalman berke March 23, 2014 at 11:47 am
Is Morgan drunk or disabled? Sounds like a case of being one of the most daffy itself.
JF March 24, 2014 at 12:00 pm
Morgan, I have no idea what you are saying...
JF March 24, 2014 at 12:06 pm
I wish the security cams could be replaced with better ones. That photo of "Jeff" is notRead More going to help whatsoever because it was taken with like a .00005 pixel surveillance camera from the 1970s. Every time there is a crime and a surveillance cam photo it's so diffused that it does no good. If the MBTA had a modern cam, Jeff would be face recognitioned and busted within 2 hours of attacking this poor girl.
Credit: File photo.
John D March 22, 2014 at 01:54 pm
no prosecution, no identity given. typical Massachusetts, who is he related to? another cover up.
mplo March 22, 2014 at 09:01 pm
Imho, it doesn't matter who the guy in question is related to. He really should not have gottenRead More off, as he did commit a felony for posing as a secret service man.
JF March 30, 2014 at 11:06 am
A man was found guilty of "firearms charges" in his own Washington, D.C. House for havingRead More nothing but a musket ball, after being swat teamed and his house thrashed and family assaulted! a musket ball! which is nothing but a round piece of lead!! Seriously, yet THIS guy is not charged with assaulting an MBTA police officer and claiming to be a "secret" service agent (lol to him thinking a *secret* service agent would announce he's a secret agent) What a country we have become. Banana republic states of America!
Police alert. Credit: Patch
Tony Schinella (Editor) March 18, 2014 at 04:39 pm
@Judy: That was really great of you to do. :-)
MJComm March 18, 2014 at 10:52 pm
@Judy...I know what it's like to want to know if they are ok. I had a head-on with an out ofRead More control moped driver on MV years ago. He was unconscious and I had no idea if he made it or not. I called the hospital and they wouldn't give me any info due to privacy issues. I called the police dept. and the same thing. I couldn't sleep that night because I didn't know if he was dead or alive (although it wasn't my fault, it haunted me because I was so worried about him). BUT....the police dispatcher called me back hours later and told me that he wanted me to know he was sorry and miraculously he'd been released from the hospital that night and was ok. I was so grateful for that closure. Try the police dispatcher. Hopefully he is ok and you will get some answers that will help you too have closure. Let us know what you find out.
Chris Daley March 19, 2014 at 06:51 am
According to the TV news the driver or a crew man was on the street and Sgt. Proia pulled him toRead More safety from the rolling recycle truck, as it had bad brakes.