BOSTON (AP) - Scheduled to face trial next month, a college friend of marathon bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) instead is pleading guilty to impeding the bombing probe this afternoon. Authorities say Dias Kadyrbayev (DY'-us kah-dur-BY'-ehv) got rid of a backpack that had emptied-out fireworks from Tsarnaev's dorm room.
BOSTON (AP) - City council members in Boston have voted to add the city to the growing list of communities refusing to enforce immigration detainers against people suspected of being in the country illegally. The city statute requires a criminal warrant to be issued for the person to be arrested.
BOSTON (AP) -- The parking app Haystack will suspend service in Boston after the city council's move to ban the sale or reserving of parking spaces along city-owned roads. Area media report Frank Baker filed the ordinance arguing the Baltimore firm was trying to profit off of city assets.
YARMOUTH, Mass. (AP) -- Two young sisters from New York are in a Boston hospital after they were pulled unconscious from a motel swimming pool in Yarmouth yesterday evening. The girls were revived after being pulled from the water. Police say they were being supervised by an uncle at the time.
STOUGHTON, Mass. (AP) -- Four people have been arraigned on drug trafficking and weapons charges in Stoughton after police say they turned up more than 1,000 pounds of marijuana hidden in crates of corn at an Avon warehouse. The Enterprise says the arrests followed the Tuesday search of the warehouse.
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