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Will Hurricane Matthew Impact New England?

Will Hurricane Matthew Impact New England?

As of 11 a.m. Friday, the National Hurricane Center upgraded Hurricane Matthew from a Category 2 to a Major Hurricane - a Category 3 with maximum sustained winds of 115 mph and gusts up to 140 mph.

27 minutes ago

Donors Help Family of Boy, 6, Shot at SC School

Donors Help Family of Boy, 6, Shot at SC School

Online donors have given nearly $100,000 to help the family of a 6-year-old South Carolina boy who was critically injured in a shooting at a rural elementary school. A GoFundMe page set up by a friend of Jacob...

39 minutes ago

Suspect in Viral Purse-Snatching Video Arrested

Suspect in Viral Purse-Snatching Video Arrested

A man suspected of stealing a purse from a Florida woman's car in a viral video has been arrested, authorities said. He is also accused of stealing an SUV with a baby inside in North Lauderdale days later,...

3 hours ago

Slow-Moving Storm Advancing Into New England

Slow-Moving Storm Advancing Into New England

It's the first official weekend of October and it's going to be a wet one for southern New England, however, the most rain is expected to fall where we desperately need the rain - in the areas of extreme...

2 hours ago

NY Man Charged in Connection With Fatal Maine Shooting

NY Man Charged in Connection With Fatal Maine Shooting

Maine State Police say a man has been charged in connection with the shooting death of another man in Biddeford Monday.

2 hours ago

Multi-Vehicle Crash on Route 495 in Plainville, Mass.

Multi-Vehicle Crash on Route 495 in Plainville, Mass.

Massachusetts State Police say Route 495 southbound in Plainville has reopened following a serious multi-vehicle crash.

5 hours ago

Deputy Who Shot Unarmed Suspect Was Fired From 2 Prior Jobs

Deputy Who Shot Unarmed Suspect Was Fired From 2 Prior Jobs

Public records show the sheriff's deputy who fatally shot an unarmed suspect in Winooski, Vermont, earlier this month was previously dismissed from two other law enforcement agencies in the state.

6 hours ago

Wal-Mart Employee Denies Setting Fires in Store

Wal-Mart Employee Denies Setting Fires in Store

A Massachusetts Wal-Mart employee accused of setting three fires in the Sturbridge location of the retail chain has denied charges stemming from the crime.

Friday, Sep 30, 2016 at 05:35 AM EDT

Man Accused of Assaulting 3-Year-Old Nephew Due in Court

Man Accused of Assaulting 3-Year-Old Nephew Due in Court

A Worcester, Massachusetts, man accused of assaulting his 3-year-old nephew is expected in court Friday.

Friday, Sep 30, 2016 at 06:32 AM EDT

Standoff Lasting 34 Hours Comes to an End

Standoff Lasting 34 Hours Comes to an End

Police in Coventry, Rhode Island, say a standoff at a home that lasted more than 34 hours has come to an end.

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