Northampton arsonist Anthony Baye will spend the next two decades at Cedar Junction in Walpole, followed by 15 years probation. At yesterday’s sentencing hearing, both sides said they were satisfied justice had been served. The plea deal reduced two first-degree murder charges to manslaughter. In exchange the 28 year old admitted to setting numerous fires in the city over the past six years, including one that killed two men.
Israel knocked out Gaza's only power plant, while Egyptian mediators prepared a revised proposal for halting its war with Islamist militants in the enclave.
Lightning is being blamed for a destructive house fire in Worthington.
Anti-pipeline marchers are expected to show up at the State House in Boston tomorrow.
Members of a tree removal company are safe after being trapped inside their truck in Deerfield.