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Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 03:04 PM EST

Juvenile Charged in Wareham School Threat

Juvenile Charged in Wareham School Threat

A juvenile will be charged following investigation into July gun threat at Wareham, MA school

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 03:55 PM EST

Big Honor For Long-Time North End Pizza Restaurant

Big Honor For Long-Time North End Pizza Restaurant

Galleria Umberto named one of "America's Classics" by James Beard Foundation

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 01:42 PM EST

New Program in Boston Aims to End School Violence

New Program in Boston Aims to End School Violence

A group of families whose lives were forever changed by one of the deadliest school shooting in U.S. history were in Boston today to announce a partnership with the city's public schools in hopes that school...

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 05:34 PM EST

'Tables Have Turned Larry': Aly Raisman Speaks at Sentencing

'Tables Have Turned Larry': Aly Raisman Speaks at Sentencing

Olympic gold medalist and Needham, Massachusetts native Aly Raisman was among dozens of athletes who gave powerful victim impact statements Friday in a Michigan courtroom ahead of the sentencing of disgraced...

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 08:46 AM EST

Texas Man Charged With Series of Crimes in Boston Area

Texas Man Charged With Series of Crimes in Boston Area

Prosecutors say a group of friends from Texas who flew to Boston last spring for an NBA playoff game committed a series of vehicle thefts and burglaries while in Massachusetts before being caught at the airport...

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 08:49 AM EST

Journey and Def Leppard Co-Headline August Fenway Park Date

Journey and Def Leppard Co-Headline August Fenway Park Date

Journey and Def Leppard are headed to Fenway Park this summer as part of their newly announced North American tour.

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 07:41 AM EST

Boy Vows to Call Only in an 'Emerginsy' After 911 Prank

Boy Vows to Call Only in an 'Emerginsy' After 911 Prank

A Massachusetts police department has received a handwritten apology for a series of prank 911 calls from a young boy who promised not to call again except in an "emerginsy."

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 08:31 AM EST

Elementary Schools Closed for Teacher's Funeral

Elementary Schools Closed for Teacher's Funeral

A beloved Massachusetts teacher will be remembered on Friday after passing away from complications from influenza.

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 07:17 AM EST

3 Hospitalized in Serious Crash on Route 24 in Avon

3 Hospitalized in Serious Crash on Route 24 in Avon

Three people were hospitalized early Friday morning in a two-vehicle crash in Avon, Massachusetts.

Friday, Jan 19, 2018 at 12:30 AM EST

Two Horses Euthanized After Being Hit by Truck in Middleboro

Two Horses Euthanized After Being Hit by Truck in Middleboro

Two horses had to be euthanized Thursday evening after they were struck by a truck.