Thomas Menino http://wamc.org en Dolphins Beat Cincinnati, NYC Braces For Marathon http://wamc.org/post/dolphins-beat-cincinnati-nyc-braces-marathon <p></p><p></p><p>In the NFL, the Miami Dolphins ended a four-game losing streak grabbing a 22-20 triumph over Cincinnati.</p><p>Cameron Wake tackled Andy Dalton in the end zone with 6:38 remaining in overtime. The safety capped a game in which Miami blew a 17-3 lead before dropping the Bengals to 6-3. Officials reviewed Wake's third sack of the game before confirming the safety.</p> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 10:23:17 +0000 Jaired Crofut 76820 at http://wamc.org Dolphins Beat Cincinnati, NYC Braces For Marathon Celtics To Send Doc Rivers To Clippers http://wamc.org/post/celtics-send-doc-rivers-clippers <p>In the NBA Doc Rivers is set to be the next coach of the Los Angeles Clippers. Rivers has three years and $21 million left on his Boston contract and the deal would bring Boston a first-round draft pick in 2015.</p><p>Meanwhile, State police officers and dogs searched the home of Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez for more than 3½ hours on Saturday as they continued to investigate the killing of 27-year-old Odin Lloyd.</p> Mon, 24 Jun 2013 12:16:36 +0000 Jaired Crofut 67702 at http://wamc.org Celtics To Send Doc Rivers To Clippers Mayor Doesn't Want Bomb Suspect Buried In Boston http://wamc.org/post/mayor-doesnt-want-bomb-suspect-buried-boston <p>An aide to Boston Mayor Thomas Menino says the mayor does not want marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev buried in Boston and calls the decision "a family issue."</p><p>The aide said Tuesday Menino believes the body should be sent back to Russia, where his parents live. Menino believes it wouldn't be appropriate for the burial to be in Boston.</p><p>The 26-year-old, a resident of Cambridge, was killed in a police shootout days after the April 15 bombings that killed three people and injured more than 260. His brother remains imprisoned on charges in the case.</p> Wed, 08 May 2013 12:34:51 +0000 Jaired Crofut 64141 at http://wamc.org Mayor Doesn't Want Bomb Suspect Buried In Boston Mass. To Observe Moment Of Silence Monday http://wamc.org/post/mass-observe-moment-silence-monday <p>Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick is asking residents to observe a moment of silence Monday at the time the first of two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon.</p><p>The one-minute silent tribute to victims is scheduled for 2:50 p.m. and will be followed by the ringing of bells in Boston and elsewhere in Massachusetts. It marks one week since the attacks that killed three people and wounded more than 180 others.</p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 12:43:14 +0000 Jaired Crofut 62789 at http://wamc.org Mass. To Observe Moment Of Silence Monday Mass. Mayors Call on Congress to Reduce Gun Violence http://wamc.org/post/mass-mayors-call-congress-reduce-gun-violence <p></p><p>BOSTON (AP) — Mayors from across Massachusetts are calling on Congress to take action to reduce gun-related violence.</p><p></p><p>More than a dozen mayors from Massachusetts cities met with Boston Mayor Thomas Menino on Thursday to renew their push for tighter gun laws.</p><p> Fri, 01 Feb 2013 01:00:00 +0000 Lucas Willard 56964 at http://wamc.org Mass. Mayors Call on Congress to Reduce Gun Violence Changes Sought To Massachusetts Wiretap Law http://wamc.org/post/changes-sought-massachusetts-wiretap-law <p>The state’s top law enforcement official, Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley says when it comes to communications technology criminals have the upper hand because the state’s current wiretap law has not been upgraded since 1968.</p><p> Mon, 28 Jan 2013 23:30:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 56684 at http://wamc.org Changes Sought To Massachusetts Wiretap Law