Gas explosions drive thousands from homes in Boston suburbs

By Ted Siefer ANDOVER, Mass., Sept 14 : Some 8,000 people were prevented from returning home in Boston suburbs on Friday as investigators scrambled to find out the cause of dozens of gas explosions that killed at least one person and injured about 12 more. The blasts on Thursday destroyed scores of homes and other […]

Gas explosions drive thousands out of homes n Boston suburbs

By Ted Siefer ANDOVER, Mass., Sept 14 : Some 8,000 people were driven from their homes in the Boston suburbs by a series of gas explosions, and it was unclear on Friday when they could go back. The blasts killed at least one person, injured 12 more and destroyed dozens of homes and other buildings […]

One dead, a dozen injured in gas blasts in Boston suburbs

By Ted Siefer ANDOVER, Mass., Sept 14 : Dozens of gas explosions killed at least one person, injured 12 more and forced thousands to evacuate from three communities north of Boston on Thursday. Some 8,000 people were displaced after the blasts leveled dozens of homes and other buildings in Andover, North Andover and Lawrence. Firefighters […]

US man charged in ‘enemy of the people’ threats to Boston Globe

By Scott Malone BOSTON, Aug 30 : Federal authorities on Thursday charged a California man with threatening to kill Boston Globe employees for the newspaper’s role leading this month’s defense of press freedoms by hundreds of U.S. news organizations against attacks by President Donald Trump. Prosecutors said Robert Chain, 68, called journalists “the enemy of […]