What's next for #MeToo?
Saturday, October 21, 2017

The #MeToo movement has shattered the taboo of talking about sexual abuse and harassment of women and has dashed victim stereotypes, some women who lead Cape organizations say.It’s “every woman,” said Andi Genser, executive director of WE CAN in Harwich, which provides financ... .. read more..

Trump says he plans to release secret JFK files
Saturday, October 21, 2017

President Donald Trump said Saturday that he plans to allow the release of classified files related to the November 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy. .. read more..

Trump has no plan to block scheduled release of JFK records
Saturday, October 21, 2017

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says he doesn't plan to block the scheduled release of thousands of never publicly seen government documents related to President John F. Kennedy's assassination.Trump says in a tweet that "Subject to the receipt of further information, I will be allowing... .. read more..

Birding: Where are the chickadees?
Saturday, October 21, 2017

"Birds may be ranked among the noblest forms of life. Experience has shown that, without species protection at the hands of man, many species are likely to become extinct."— Edward Howe Forbush, Massachusetts ornithologist, 1908Imagine never seeing a black-capped chickadee, our ubiquitous s... .. read more..

Lynn man pleads not guilty to charges in fatal Bourne crash
Saturday, October 21, 2017

FALMOUTH — A 43-year-old Lynn man pleaded not guilty Friday in Falmouth District Court to vehicular homicide and speeding in connection with the death of a Middleboro woman in a July crash near the Bourne Bridge.Jose Portillo was driving a 2012 Freightliner that struck a 2014 Honda CR-V occ... .. read more..

Orleans to vote on sewer system, Eastham on firefighters
Saturday, October 21, 2017

ORLEANS — Voters in Orleans will decide Tuesday whether to foot the bill for a downtown sewer system and utility system upgrades in the town's elementary school.In Eastham, voters will take up whether to add four firefighters to the town's Fire Department, first at special town meeting Mond... .. read more..

Man flown to Rhode Island Hospital after crash in Mashpee
Saturday, October 21, 2017

MASHPEE — A 30-year-old man was flown to Rhode Island Hospital early Saturday morning with lower leg injuries and internal trauma, said Mashpee fire Capt. Joseph Peltier.Mashpee police and fire officials responded to the one-vehicle crash at 3:40 a.m. at the corner of Attaquin Drive and Tim... .. read more..

Cape Cod weather: Mostly sunny and warm
Saturday, October 21, 2017

The warm weather continue this month with a weekend that looks to have temps edge to 70. Sunshine will be out today as well with a high of 68 expected. A low of 54 is likely for tonight. The nice weather will continue tomorrow with a high of 70.Here's a closer look at the weekend [...] .. read more..

Judge tosses $417M award against Johnson & Johnson
Saturday, October 21, 2017

LOS ANGELES — A judge on Friday tossed out a $417 million jury award to a woman who claimed she developed ovarian cancer by using Johnson & Johnson talc-based baby powder for feminine hygiene.Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Maren Nelson granted the company's request for a new tr... .. read more..

2 Nauti-Block associates sentenced
Saturday, October 21, 2017

Shaun Miller gets 90-month term; Browning Mejia, 10 months. .. read more..

Firefighter charged with assaults has prior conviction
Saturday, October 21, 2017

Sebastian Pessini attacked another woman, was banned from beach .. read more..

Barnstable police sergeant faces OUI charge
Saturday, October 21, 2017

Christopher Challies was already on leave for handgun incident. .. read more..

Researchers tag 3 great white sharks
Saturday, October 21, 2017

CHATHAM — A stiff southwest wind made for a bumpy ride out to Monomoy, the spray off the bow lashing those in the cockpit of the Aleutian Dream."Slow it down," came the command from spotter pilot Wayne Davis circling overhead.Boat captain John King, a retired biopharmaceutical executiv... .. read more..

Where are the chickadees? Mass Audubon has dire predictions
Saturday, October 21, 2017

“Birds may be ranked among the noblest forms of life. Experience has shown that, without species protection at the hands of man, many species are likely to become extinct.”— Edward Howe Forbush, Massachusetts ornithologist, 1908Imagine never seeing a black-capped chickadee, o... .. read more..

Provincetown man charged with assault
Friday, October 20, 2017

ORLEANS — A 25-year-old Provincetown man pleaded not guilty Thursday in Orleans District Court to assaulting and trying to rob another man earlier this month on a skiff at MacMillan Pier.Brian Spingler was arraigned on one count of unarmed assault to rob and one count of assault and batter... .. read more..

One injured in Orleans apartment fire
Friday, October 20, 2017

ORLEANS — One person was brought to the hospital for smoke inhalation after a couch caught fire in an apartment at Rock Harbor Village Thursday.No one else was injured, and a dog in the apartment was not harmed, according to Orleans Deputy Fire Chief Geof Deering.The Fire Department was ca... .. read more..

Firefighter charged with assaults has prior conviction
Friday, October 20, 2017

Sebastian Pessini attacked another woman, was banned from beach .. read more..

Researchers tag 3 great white sharks
Friday, October 20, 2017

CHATHAM — A stiff southwest wind made for a bumpy ride out to Monomoy, the spray off the bow lashing those in the cockpit of the Aleutian Dream.“Slow it down,” came the command from spotter pilot Wayne Davis circling overhead.Boat captain John King, a retired biopharmace... .. read more..

2 Nauti-Block associates sentenced
Friday, October 20, 2017

Shaun Miller gets 90-month term; Browning Mejia, 10 months. .. read more..

Feds: Right whales should remain on endangered list
Friday, October 20, 2017

PORTLAND, Maine — As the North Atlantic right whale nears the end of a year of dangerously high mortality, federal ocean regulators are calling for it to remain listed as endangered, according to a report released Friday.Less than 500 of the right whales exist, and scientists have said at l... .. read more..

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