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  1. Who killed hitchBOT? Video adds new chapter to murky Philadelphia murder mysteryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... across Germany. This time, the researchers were taking it across the United States, starting on a highway in Salem, Mass., on July 17 en route to San Francisco. In Boston, the robot was taken to a Red Sox game; in New York, it took a subway ride. ...

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  2. Obituary: Susan A. (Swift) Nowak, 66, Worked at the Internal Revenue...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... with Pancreatic Cancer. She was the wife of John A. Nowak with whom she shared 44 wonderful years together. Born in Salem on November 20, 1948, she was the daughter of the late John and Jacqueline (Turcotte) Swift. She was raised and educated in ...

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  3. Sailing and Ice Cream Top Heritage Days ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The 2015 Optimist New England Championship Sailing Regatta takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. off Winter Island. Sail Salem will be hosting the largest junior sailing regatta in the States.

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  4. Arrests: Shoplifting; OUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Patch.com

    Jerry A. James Jr., 33, of 12 Palmer St., #4 in Salem was arrested and charged with witness intimidation and on a warrant. Frank R. Lento, 24, of 113 Boston St., #2 in Salem was arrested and charged with a marked lanes violation, leaving the scene of property damage, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, and operating under the influence of liquor.

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  5. Local Rap Phenomenon Turns to Activism to Chagrin of PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... Early Monday morning, the aspiring rap star apparently wanted to try his hand at activism, as well, according to Salem police. However, it looks like the only thing the rapper accomplished was adding another address in Salem where he is no longer ...

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  6. No plans to probe hitchhiking robot vandalism: Philadelphia policeRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    ... about C$2,500 ($1,900 U.S.), but that "hundreds of hours of work" would be necessary for a new model. HitchBOT left Salem, Massachusetts, on July 17 and made stops in Boston and New York City before traveling to Philadelphia. The team that built him ...

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  7. Hitchhiking Robot Who Was Destroyed In Philadelphia Passed Through ConnecticutRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    ... ourney last month stopped in Connecticut days before it was destroyed. hitchBOT, as the robot was called, set out from Salem, Mass. destined for San Francisco. But less than a month later, sometime around Aug. 1, the robot was damaged beyond...

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  8. Hitchhiking Robot Decapitated in City of Brotherly LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Wireless Design & Development

    ... place to place. On July 17th, the bot began its American tour, kicking things off at the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) in Salem, Massachusetts, before making its way to Boston, Gloucester, Marblehead, and New York City. Despite the fact that the role ...

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  9. Philadelphia Vandals Destroy Hitchhiking RobotRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WGMZ-FM Gadsden

    ... The quick trip to America included stops in Boston's Fenway Park and New York City after kicking off in Salem, Massachusetts. The original plan was for the trip to end in San Francisco. HitchBOT had already completed trips across Canada from Halifax ... 8 comments

  10. Arrests: Shoplifting; Breaking and EnteringRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Patch.com

    ... into a building in the daytime to commit a felony, and receiving stolen property. Bennie L. Elmore Jr., 42, of 35 Salem St. in Salem was arrested and charged with violating a harassment prevention order. Kerrie J. Vasquez, 24, of 8 Park Road in Lynn ...

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  11. Americans destroy hitchhiking robotRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Boing Boing

    ... of Ryerson University, started its journey across the US two weeks ago. The intrepid robot set out on July 17th from Salem, Massachusetts with the hopes of seeing Time Square's bright lights, the Grand Canyon's breathtaking (circuit-scrambling?) ...

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  12. PHOTOS: HitchBOTa s journey comes to an endRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WIAT-TV Birmingham

    ... hitchBOT, a hitchhiking robot, during its introduction at the Peabody Essex Museum on Thursday, July 16, 2015, in Salem, Massachusetts. HitchBOT's cross-country trek, which started in Marblehead, Massachusetts, two weeks ago, ended over the weekend ...

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  13. HitchBOT destroyed: International hitch-hiking robot ruined on arrival to the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... it on to other travelers." HitchBOT was sent on its trans-America trip approximately two weeks ago, departing from Salem, Mass. It was found vandalized and destroyed in Philly, after traveling only approximately 300 miles. Some of the machine's ...

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  14. Hitchhiking robot destroyed in Philadelphia, ending cross-country trekRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A hitchhiking robot that successfully traveled around Germany, Canada and the Netherlands was destroyed Saturday in Philadelphia, just a few weeks Hitchhiking robot destroyed in Philadelphia, ending cross-country trek A hitchhiking robot that successfully traveled around Germany, Canada and the Netherlands was destroyed Saturday in Philadelphia, just a few weeks Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://on.wtsp.com/1N4PXAy HitchBOT, a hitchhiking robot, is formally introduced to an American audience, during a program at the Peabody Essex Museum Thursday, July 16, 2015, in Salem, Mass.

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  15. HitchBOT, a hitchhiking robot, is formally introducedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Salinas Californian

    ... formally introduced to an American audience, during a program at the Peabody Essex Museum Thursday, July 16, 2015, in Salem, Mass. A hitchhiking robot that successfully traveled around Germany, Canada and the Netherlands was destroyed Saturday in ...

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  16. Canadian hitchBOT creators mull rebuild after beloved robot destroyed in PhillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ottawa Citizen

    HitchBOT, a hitchhiking robot, is formally introduced to an American audience, during a program at the Peabody Essex Museum Thursday, July 16, 2015, in Salem, Mass. The Canadian researchers who created hitchBOT as a social experiment say someone in Philadelphia damaged the robot beyond repair on Saturday, Aug. 1, ending its brief American tour.

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  17. Beloved Hitchhiking Robot Found Beheaded and Dismembered in the City of Brotherly LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... circuits and wanderlust in its Arduino platform, the artificially intelligent automaton began its American travels in Salem, Mass., on July 17. Some of the highlights on the plastic bucket's bucket list were to bask in the bright lights of Times ...

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  18. Local Ice Cream Shop Gets the Nod as Place to Be This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... cream shops to try this summer . The local spot, an upgraded 1920s soda fountain, joins ice cream shops from Cape Cod, Salem, and Gloucester on the list.

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  19. 'Where are the Shoppers?' Swampscott Farmers' Market AsksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... for some. "I wish it was during the week like a Tuesday or Thursday," writes Jean, adding that she heads into Salem for the market there on Thursdays. "Personally, we like to get our shopping done on Saturday and have the rest of the weekend to ...

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  20. Ice Cream and Pizza for Heritage DaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Some of the highlights on the Heritage Days schedule for Monday include an ice cream social for seniors and the annual best pizza competition. The Salem Council on Aging will host an ice cream social at 5 Broad Street.

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