Top Stories | NECN

Top Stories

54 minutes ago

Suspect in Kidnapping of 6-Year-Old to Face Judge

Suspect in Kidnapping of 6-Year-Old to Face Judge

The man accused of kidnapping a young girl in Norton, Massachusetts, will face will face a judge Tuesday.

2 hours ago

24 Dead in Nighttime, Early Morning Bombings in Baghdad

24 Dead in Nighttime, Early Morning Bombings in Baghdad

A car bombing killed at least nine people in the Iraqi capital on Tuesday morning, just hours after 15 died in a massive explosion outside a popular ice cream shop in central Baghdad that was claimed by ISIS....

18 minutes ago

Opening Statements Set in Bella Bond Murder Trial

Opening Statements Set in Bella Bond Murder Trial

Testimony is set to begin in the trial of a man accused of killing a 2-year-old girl whose image was shared by millions of people through social media after her body washed up on a Boston Harbor island.

2 hours ago

5 Key Hurdles McConnell Faces Passing Health Care in Senate

5 Key Hurdles McConnell Faces Passing Health Care in Senate

For Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, writing a Republican-only health care bill that can pass the Senate boils down to this question: How do you solve a problem like Dean, Lisa, Patrick, Ted, Rand and Susan? T...

Monday, May 29, 2017 at 09:37 AM EDT

Cocaine Making Comeback in Florida: Federal Authorities

Cocaine Making Comeback in Florida: Federal Authorities

Drug enforcement officials say traffickers are bringing more cocaine into South Florida than at any time in the past decade. Officials with the Drug Enforcement Administration say Colombia has been producing...

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 01:08 AM EDT

City Clash Fuels Fear of ISIS Foothold in Philippines

City Clash Fuels Fear of ISIS Foothold in Philippines

Militants who have laid siege to a southern Philippines city had been planning a spate of attacks during the holy month of Ramadan to earn recognition as a regional branch of ISIS, the military said Tuesday. S...

Monday, May 29, 2017 at 11:49 PM EDT

Unplugged Parents

Unplugged Parents

Experts say we should put limits on screen time for kids. But parents may need similar restrictions.

Monday, May 29, 2017 at 11:42 PM EDT

Town Raises Safety Concerns After Teen Drowns

Town Raises Safety Concerns After Teen Drowns

After 18-year-old Annie Krantz drowned at the Whitin Reservoir in Douglas, Massachusetts, police say they want to change how the area is patrolled before the summer to prevent more tragedies.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 12:46 AM EDT

Navy SEAL Killed in Parachuting Accident Identified

Navy SEAL Killed in Parachuting Accident Identified

Officials have identified the Navy SEAL who was killed when his parachute failed to open during a Fleet Week demonstration over the Hudson River. Remington Peters, 27, was a member of an elite Navy parachute...

Monday, May 29, 2017 at 09:56 PM EDT

Suspected Drug Thefts Persist at VA Centers: AP

Suspected Drug Thefts Persist at VA Centers: AP

Federal authorities are investigating dozens of new cases of possible opioid and other drug theft by employees at Veterans Affairs hospitals, a sign the problem isn't going away as more prescriptions disappear....

What's New
Download the Necn News App!
Download the Necn News App!
Download the new necn news app for iPhone, iPad and Android. Easy access to top stories, interactive radar, and live streaming breaking news and weather. Plus push notifications to keep you connected to... Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out