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AM Briefing: Double Slaying Arraignment; Theater District Clubs Closing Early?

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Good morning. Top local stories and what we're watching this Thursday:

-- The 23-year-old who allegedly killed his mother and grandmother and dumped their bodies at a Saugus school is being arraigned in Lynn today.

-- Following the fatal shooting of an Army veteran last weekend, Boston Mayor Thomas Menino wants Theater District clubs to shut down early. [Boston Herald]

-- Town selectmen have OK'd a tentative 20-year tax deal to keep TJX global headquarters in Framingham. [MetroWest Daily News]

-- The Medford Housing Authority board and Medford's mayor are calling on the city's embattled housing chief to resign. [Boston Globe]

-- Democratic Senate candidate Marissa DeFranco has secured enough signatures to challenge front-runner Elizabeth Warren for the primary. [Globe]

Sports:

-- The Sox lose, continuing their struggles at "Friendly" Fenway.

This program aired on May 3, 2012. The audio for this program is not available.

Benjamin Swasey Twitter Digital Manager
Ben is WBUR's digital news manager.

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