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Officials: Coast Guardsman shot 2 colleagues, ambushed cops

Wed, 03/09/2016

The Associated Press 8:22 p.m. EST February 5, 2015

BOURNE, Mass. — A Coast Guard member shot two colleagues at a Cape Cod condo complex early Thursday, lit a car on fire to hamper police, planted fake bombs and then opened fire on officers, authorities said.

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Separation Agreement to Pay Former Mashpee School Boss $425,000

Thu, 03/03/2016

MASHPEE – A separation agreement between the Mashpee School Committee and Brian Hyde will pay the former superintendent a lump sum of $425,000, according to one of Hyde’s lawyers.

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Mashpee School Committee to Address Superintendent’s Future

Thu, 02/25/2016

MASHPEE – The Mashpee School Committee is expected to address Superintendent Brian Hyde’s future at a special meeting tonight.

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Mashpee school boss found not guilty of trespassing

Thu, 02/18/2016

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Testimony Begins In Hyde Criminal Case

Tue, 02/16/2016

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Hearing set to review video request in Bourne murder case

Fri, 02/12/2016
By Haven Orecchio-Egresitz  
 
Posted Feb. 12, 2016 at 5:51 PM 
 

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ABC’s ’20/20' Plans Two-Hour Program on Christa Worthington’s 2002 Murder

 
 
Christopher McCowen, who is serving a life sentence without parole for the rape and murder of Christa Worthington, was interviewed.
 
Fifteen years after fashion writer Christa Worthington was stabbed to death in her Cape Cod, Mass., home with her two-year-old daughter Ava found unharmed nearby, “20/20” will air a two-hour exposé “A Killing on the Cape” on Nov. 24 at 9 p.m.
 
As a lead-up to the Black Friday program, ABC Radio will run a six-episode weekly podcast series starting Wednesday. Christopher McCowen, the trash collector who was convicted of murder following a three-year investigation, claims his innocence in his first broadcast interview from prison, where he is serving a life sentence without parole. In a 2013 interview with Cape Cod Today’s Sandra Lee, McCowen also repeatedly disputed the verdict, claiming innocence.