Traveler’s cheque

Glen James, of Boston, right, holds a special citation while facing reporters with Boston Police Commissioner Edward Davis, left, during a news conference at police headquarters, in Boston, Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. James, who is homeless, turned in a backpack containing $2,400 in U.S. currency, almost $40,000 in traveler's checks, as well as Chinese passports and other personal papers to police after finding the items in a Boston mall Sept. 14. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Fund set up for honest homeless man raises $98k

BOSTON (AP) — A fund for a homeless man who turned in a backpack with more than $40,000 inside has collected nearly $98,000 — an overwhelming response that is a “statement to everyone in America,” according […]

09/19/2013

Homeless person on sidewalk

Homeless man glad to turn in lost money

BOSTON (AP) — A homeless Boston man who turned in a backpack containing tens of thousands of dollars in cash and traveler’s checks says even if he were desperate he wouldn’t have kept “even a […]

09/16/2013

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