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Coast Guard Cutter Campbell returns to homeport following counter narcotics patrol

BOSTON, MA: The crew of Coast Guard Cutter Campbell returned to Kittery, Maine on Tuesday following a three-month counter narcotics patrol in the eastern Pacific Ocean.  Crew from Coast Guard Cutter Campbell stop a suspected drug smuggling boat in the eastern Pacific Ocean during a patrol in October, 2018. During the 90-day patrol, Campbell seized approximately 5,300 kilograms of cocaine, with an estimated value of $159 million. ( Coast Guard photo) (Photo edited for security) During the patrol, the crew…
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Mogul Law Boston – Red Sox owned Globe Newspaper Union Called Out

FRONT PAGE   Mogul Law Boston - Red Sox owned Boston Globe billionaire John Henry has hired a prominent attorney from ;known for union-busting in the media industry. The Boston Globe Newspaper Union alerts workers. Share More: News Strong (tm).com       Boston Globe Office Flier
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Justin McCarty, DO, Is Named 2018–19 Stepping Strong Trauma Fellow

Brigham and Women’s Hospital Stepping Strong Plastic Surgery Trauma Fellow Justin McCarty, DO, and Innovator Award recipient Eric Goralnick, MD. Boston, MA: Brigham and Women’s Hospital reports - The Stepping Strong Plastic Surgery Trauma Fellowship, now in its fourth year, enables promising young surgeons and researchers to train with experts to learn the most innovative and advanced techniques to transform trauma care. Justin McCarty, DO, follows in the footsteps of three previous fellows: Trajan Alistair Cuéllar, MB, BCh, Giorgio Giatsidis, MD, and…
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ENERGY – BIDDING BONANZA! Trump Administration Smashes Record for Offshore Wind Auction with $405 Million in Winning Bids

Three companies claim winning bids for Massachusetts offshore wind. Areas could support approximately gigawatts of commercial wind generation, enough to power nearly million homes.​ WASHINGTON – Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) Acting Director Walter Cruickshank today announced the completion of the nation’s eighth and highest grossing competitive lease sale for renewable energy in federal waters. Today’s lease sale offered approximately 390,000 acres offshore Massachusetts for potential wind energy development and drew competitive winning…
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ICE removes Taiwanese exchange student who threatened to shoot up school

PHILADELPHIA, PA: USICE reports — Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) officers removed a citizen of Taiwan who was sentenced after pleading guilty to one count of being an alien in possession of ammunition, following a Homeland Security Investigations Philadelphia, investigation with the assistance of the Upper Darby Police Department and the Delaware County District Attorney’s Office. “Returning individuals like Mr. Sun continues to be among ICE’s highest priorities,” said Simona L. Flores, field office director…
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President George H. W. Bush 41 arrives to the funeral service at the Washington National Cathedral

President Donald J. Trump and First Lady Melania Trump, joined by former President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, former President Bill Clinton and First Lady Hillary Clinton and former President Jimmy Carter and First Lady Rosalynn Carter, watch as the casket of former President George H. W. Bush arrives to the funeral service Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at the Washington National Cathedral in Washington, (Official White House Photo by Andrea Hanks)
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President George H. W. Bush 41 at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church during the state funeral in Houston, Texas

A man pauses to pay his respects in front of the casket of former President George H. W. Bush at St. Martin's Episcopal Church during the state funeral in Houston, Texas, Dec. 5, 2018. Nearly 4,000 military and civilian personnel from across all branches of the armed forces, including Reserve and National Guard components, provided ceremonial support during the state funeral of George H. W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States. ( Army photo by Spc. Dana Clarke)
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NATION – 80 Capitol County Amazon Warehouse Workers Poisoned by Bear Spray – 1 in Critical Condition, 24 Taken to 5 Hospitals. Union Asks for Accountability.

Robbinsville, NJ: news – Up to 80 Capital County Amazon warehouse (NJTP exit 7A) workers were poisoned inside the shipping plant causing difficulty breathing, burning throats and eyes. 24 were taken to 5 hospitals in central New Jersey. 1 worker is in critical condition and hospitalized at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in Hamilton. Strong fumes from a container of bear spray dispersed when punctured by a robot exposing workers to spray used to repel wild bears. #amazon STATEMENT: RWDSU…
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SHUMEANE L. BENFORD APPOINTED CHIEF OF OFFICE OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT

Benford is a veteran Boston Police Officer, with nearly 25 years of law enforcement experience. Boston MA: Emergency Managements reports - Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced Shumeane L. Benford as Boston's new chief of the Office of Emergency Management (OEM). As Chief, Benford will have have direct oversight of the office's emergency planning, training, and exercise programs and manage relationships with regional, state, and federal homeland security partners. "Shumeane has proven over his career that he is a leader who…
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