Local

NBC Boston at the Presidential Inauguration

NBC Boston has a team of anchors and reporters in Washington covering the inauguration

Donald Trump is now officially the 45th president of the United States, following his inauguration on Friday.

NBC Boston has a team of anchors and reporters in Washington, covering the ceremony as well as the protests.

Many of those opposed to Trump clashed with police in the streets. More than 200 people were arrested Friday.

A limousine was set on fire a few blocks from Constitution Avenue, where the president was being escorted.

Rest of Today (Wednesday): Mild, pleasant and breezy with highs ranging from 75 to 80°. Overnight Wednesday Night: A spot shower north, patchy fog. Lows around 60. Tomorrow (Thursday): Chance AM shower, then fair & mild. Highs near 80.

But Trump, his family, his staff and his supporters were not deterred in their celebration.

The president attended three official inaugural balls.

A Maine high school health teacher accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a student has been indicted on more than a dozen sex-related counts. Police say 29-year-old Jill Lamontagne of Kennebunk High School turned herself in Wednesday after being indicted by a York County grand jury on six counts of gross sexual assault, two counts of unlawful sexual contact...

Speaking with political reporter Alison King in a one-on-one interview, former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski expressed great reverance for the soon-to-be president.

A pair of alleged assaults on police officers in Burlington, Vermont, over the past week has sparked new discussions over the availability of mental health services in the city.

"I admire his work ethic," Lewandowski said. "I've never seen, in all of my professional career, somebody who's willing to work harder for something he wants. He would do 18 hours a day as if they were five. And he could accomplish more because he doesn't sleep and he doesn't sit down for meals."

A 76-year-old combat veteran in New Hampshire is fighting again, this time for a handicapped parking spot outside his Portsmouth townhouse. But he’s been denied, twice. “I’m not looking for a gold medal,” said Jim Arena. He says he is just looking for a handicapped parking spot outside his Spinnaker Point townhouse. “I am in constant pain,” he said. He...

Despite being fired as campaign manager, Lewandowski, a resident of Windham, New Hampshire, will serve as a consultant with a direct view of the White House. He remains close to Trump.

A jury in Bangor, Maine is deciding if the man who led police on the longest manhunt in state history is also a murderer.tate.

King spoke with several other New Englanders who headed down, including Bobby O'Shea of South Boston, who said he wouldn't call himself a strong Trump supporter.

"I'm just a nerd for the United States history," said O'Shea, adding that he got tickets by "harrassing my local congressman."

Reporter Jessica Bartlett joins necn to discuss her story, “Federal uncertainty may mean health insurance rate hikes of nearly 30% in Mass.”

Miss Massachusetts International 2017 Alexandria Murphy, however, is hopeful about the future under Trump.

"Everyone has their mixed opinions on him. I think right now, he's the president, so we need to stand behind him," she said. "Hopefully, this is a great presidency, because hoping that a president fails would be hoping we all fail."

How a prize-winning reporter turned to fiction to show young adults the power of journalism. Dick Lehr, author of “Trell”, based his reporting of Shawn Drumgold’s victory in overturning a murder conviction.

Members of the American Tap Company in Massachusetts are excited to perform Friday, as dancers told NBC Boston's Grace Gomez.

"It's going to be in front of a lot of people, so it's going to be a lot of pressure, but at the same time, it's going to be a great experience," one dancer said.

NBC Boston in DC for Inauguration

Contact Us