Steve Annear

Steve Annear is a reporter for A graduate of Roger Williams University, Annear previously worked at, and the Boston Metro newspaper. He is perhaps best known for unearthing “The Baby Wheel” guys, tracking down a wayward manatee that was stranded in Cape Cod waters, and explaining how a seal got into the Charles River from the harbor.

Latest stories

North Attleborough police shoot, kill coyote that attacked residents

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A woman was in the middle of telling officers about a coyote when it suddenly appeared and attacked her.

A Maine man gave out turkeys he found in a dumpster. Don’t eat them, police say

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A man reportedly pulled birds from the trash behind a Hannaford supermarket — and then allegedly distributed some of them to people looking for a holiday bird.

This parkour robot does backflips — and lands them with the grace of an Olympic champion

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The latest version of Boston Dynamics’ “Atlas” robot is something to behold.

Brandeis students hope to bring ‘Plan B’ vending machine to campus

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The initiative is still in its early stages, but a pro-choice student group has already received a $5,000 grant from Planned Parenthood.