National Newswatch

Corruption trial of young ex-Massachusetts mayor begins

Apr 26 2021 — Alanna Durkin Richer, The Associated Press — BOSTON — Adult entertainment. A personal trainer. A helicopter tour of historic mansions in Newport, Rhode Island. Those were some of the things a former young Massachusetts mayor bought with money from investors who believed they were supporting the creation of a smartphone app, a federal prosecutor told jurors Monday. That was before 23-year-old Jasiel […]