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Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 at 11:41 AM EDT

Police Seek Man Who Grabbed Two Women at Esplanade

Police Seek Man Who Grabbed Two Women at Esplanade

Massachusetts State Police are searching for the man who they say indecently assaulted two women while riding a bicycle on the Charles River Esplanade in Boston last week.

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 11:20 PM EDT

2 Arrested After State Trooper Dragged by Vehicle

2 Arrested After State Trooper Dragged by Vehicle

Two people have been arrested after a Massachusetts State Police trooper was dragged by a vehicle in Webster Friday. Police say the trooper stopped a Honda Pilot driven by 27-year-old Cory Peterson, with...

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 04:49 PM EDT

Suspended State Trooper Agrees to Plead Guilty in OT Scandal

Suspended State Trooper Agrees to Plead Guilty in OT Scandal

A suspended Massachusetts State Police Trooper has agreed to plead guilty in connection with the overtime pay scandal that continues to rock the department.

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 01:25 PM EDT

Man Killed in Triple Mattapan Shooting ID'd

Man Killed in Triple Mattapan Shooting ID'd

Police have identified the man killed Tuesday morning in a triple shooting in Boston's Mattapan neighborhood. Authorities said Yashua Amado, 29, was one of three men officers found suffering from gunshot wounds...

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 01:01 PM EDT

Man Arrested for Several Car Break-Ins, Thefts in Walpole

Man Arrested for Several Car Break-Ins, Thefts in Walpole

A Massachusetts man has been arrested in connection with a rash of vehicle break-ins and thefts in Walpole.

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 12:14 PM EDT

Man Arrested for Assaulting Girl on Orange Line Platform

Man Arrested for Assaulting Girl on Orange Line Platform

A Revere, Massachusetts man was arrested at an MBTA platform Thursday for allegedly assaulting a girl under the age of 14 thanks to the help of a good Samaritan.

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 11:28 PM EDT

PawSox Are Moving to Worcester

PawSox Are Moving to Worcester

The city of Worcester and the Pawtucket Red Sox announced Friday they have a letter of intent to build a new ballpark in the city's Canal District and the team will commence playing there in 2021.

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 01:55 PM EDT

Beachgoers Urged to Use Caution After New Shark Sightings

Beachgoers Urged to Use Caution After New Shark Sightings

Multiple shark sightings on Friday have beachgoers and police on high alert.

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 09:13 AM EDT

1770s Political Cartoon on Boston Tea Party to Be Auctioned

1770s Political Cartoon on Boston Tea Party to Be Auctioned

A political cartoon published shortly after the Boston Tea Party is hitting the auction block.

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 07:45 AM EDT

Ski Resort to Pay $21,500 for Child Labor Law Violations

Ski Resort to Pay $21,500 for Child Labor Law Violations

A company that runs ski resorts in Vermont, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts has agreed to resolve child labor law violations and pay a penalty of over $21,500.