Sean Smyth

Sean Smyth is an overnight web producer for He grew up in South Boston, and he is a graduate of Harrisburg Area Community College and Penn State University.

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Ted Cruz makes a joke apparently about Chappaquiddick at Joe Kennedy’s expense

By , Globe Staff

Cruz alluded to the 1969 car crash involving Kennedy’s great-uncle, Ted, and other motor vehicle incidents involving the Kennedys. Joe Kennedy responded by defending his family’s record.

17 people displaced by early morning Mattapan fire

By , Globe Staff

One resident was taken to an area hospital with “a minor burn,” fire officials said.

‘Saturday Night Live’ takes on Trump-Kanye meeting

By , Globe Staff

The show’s opening segment made light of last week’s White House gathering.

Five people rescued in Buzzards Bay after being thrown from boat

By and Jackson Cote , Globe Staff | Globe Correspondent

A 24-foot fishing boat struck a buoy marker around 8 p.m. Monday, according to Wareham police.