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Bitty and Beau’s Coffee Shop franchise expands to Boston

Bitty and Beau’s Coffee Shop is heading to Boston.

Local woman designs signs to thank first responders

Though 2020 was a difficult year, some are taking this time to thank first responders for their part in getting us through.

Authorities use pear to entice, capture escaped emu

Authorities in a city north of Boston have captured an emu after the large flightless bird was spotted roaming local streets.

St. Patrick’s Day parades nixed, from New York to Dublin

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the New York City St. Patrick’s Day Parade has been postponed for the first time in its 258-year history because of coronavirus concerns.

Cluster of coronavirus cases is tied to US biotech meeting

A biotech meeting at a hotel in downtown Boston appears to be the source of a cluster of the coronavirus in the U.S. — and a warning for employers who are still holding big gatherings as the outbreak spreads.

ILM launches new nonstop seasonal flights to Boston

Wilmington International Airport is celebrating a major milestone as more than one million people traveled through it last year.

Georgia man arrested after calling police 3 times to confess

A man apparently felt so bad about breaking the law that he called police three times to confess, according to police in Georgia.

Woman ducks just in time to avoid truck ramp smashing through windshield

A Massachusetts woman blames a CVS trucker for the minor injuries and wrecked car she suffered when a truck ramp flew into her windshield.

First lady visits cuddling program for babies born on drugs

First lady Melania Trump visited a Boston hospital Wednesday that uses cuddling to help infants born dependent on drugs or alcohol.

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Insurance investigators look into the Paradise Cove fire

Last month, the fire tore through several buildings, with residents jumping from windows to escape.

Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office hosting career fair on Saturday

The Brunswick County Sheriff's Office is holding a career expo this weekend.

$9M settlement for 2 men wrongfully sent to death row

Lawyers representing two former North Carolina sheriff's deputies have agreed to a $9 million settlement with two half brothers who spent decades behind bars after being wrongfully convicted in the killing of an 11-year-old girl.

Videos show detail of death of inmate at South Carolina jail

In newly released video of the January death of a South Carolina inmate with a history of mental health issues, deputies are seen deploying stun guns repeatedly, kneeling on the man’s neck and back, before he stops moving.