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Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 10:28 PM EDT

Soldier With Mass. Ties Dies In Vehicle Rollover in Syria

Soldier With Mass. Ties Dies In Vehicle Rollover in Syria

A U.S. service member born in Massachusetts died Friday while participating in Operation Inherent Resolve in northern Syria, according to the Department of Defense.

Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 07:06 PM EDT

Fatal Shooting Under Investigation in Chinatown

Fatal Shooting Under Investigation in Chinatown

Police are looking for clues in the death of a person who was found shot in Boston's Chinatown neighborhood early Saturday morning.

Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 10:36 AM EDT

Gov. Baker Seeks Coalition Against Medicaid Cuts

Gov. Baker Seeks Coalition Against Medicaid Cuts

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker says he wants to find a coalition of fellow governors and U.S. senators from both parties to push back against deep cuts to Medicaid being proposed by President Donald Trump and...

Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 08:36 PM EDT

Boston Calling Festival Dominates Holiday Weekend

Boston Calling Festival Dominates Holiday Weekend

As the Boston Calling Music Festival kicked off Friday night, concertgoers saw and felt added security first-hand, in the wake of this week's terrorist attacks in England.

Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 07:27 AM EDT

2 Cars Strike Homes in Separate Crashes

2 Cars Strike Homes in Separate Crashes

Two separate crashes where cars struck homes early Saturday morning are under investigation in Brockton, Massachusetts.