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Stories with place: Brockton
  • Rockland man gets life in prison for killing his wife 
    Updated: Feb-11-16 4:42 pm

    BROCKTON, Massachusetts - A Rockland man has been sentenced to life in prison for fatally stabbing his wife, then watching her suffer as she lay wounded in their driveway while neighbors tried to help her.

  • Brockton boy dies month after fall through ice 
    Updated: Feb-09-16 11:28 am

    BROCKTON, Massachusetts - A 12-year-old Brockton boy who spent a month in the hospital after falling through the thin ice of a pond has died.

  • Lawsuit challenges tribal reservation decision 
    Updated: Feb-05-16 4:36 pm

    TAUNTON, Massachusetts - A group of Massachusetts residents is challenging the federal government's decision to grant the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe reservation lands to build a casino.