The state trooper who released behind-the-scenes photos of the capture of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is in trouble with his superiors. The U.S. Attorney’s office says releasing the pictures was completely unacceptable, causing the State Police to suspend him for one day. Officials say he’s also the subject of an internal police investigation. The photos show the suspect covered in blood with a sniper’s laser bead on his forehead. Sergeant Sean Murphy says he released the photos to Boston Magazine, because they depict “the real Boston bomber. Not someone fluffed and buffed for the cover of Rolling Stone magazine.”
The U.S. has started new restrictions on those coming from the countries hardest hit by the deadly virus.
Students at Frontier, Deerfield and Sunderland Elementary schools were placed in a so-called shelter place this morning, following a threat made to Frontier High School
Sears will lay off at least 5,457 employees and close more than 100 stores, many before Christmas.
Five unions at UMass Amherst are locked in hostile and unproductive talks with the administration