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Monday, Jan 22, 2018 at 11:31 PM EST

Fire Captain Put on Leave Following Indecent Assault Charges

Fire Captain Put on Leave Following Indecent Assault Charges

A fire captain in Wakefield, Massachusetts was placed on paid administrative leave Monday after more than 20 years on the job.

Monday, Jan 22, 2018 at 07:10 PM EST

Philanthropists Donate $100 Million to 2 Boston Hospitals

Philanthropists Donate $100 Million to 2 Boston Hospitals

Two of Boston's premier hospitals on Monday received a combined $100 million gift from a telecommunications executive and his wife that they hope will revolutionize innovation and patient care. Boston Children's...

Monday, Jan 22, 2018 at 07:18 PM EST

Couple Arrested for Sexual Assault, Drugging Young Woman

Couple Arrested for Sexual Assault, Drugging Young Woman

Police have made two arrests Monday in connection with the drugging and rape of a woman found unconscious in Morton Park earlier this month.

Monday, Jan 22, 2018 at 09:32 PM EST

Boston Considers Regulating Short-Term Rentals on Airbnb

Boston Considers Regulating Short-Term Rentals on Airbnb

Boston is looking to regulate short-term rentals advertised on Airbnb and other websites.

Monday, Jan 22, 2018 at 09:54 PM EST

US Sens. Warren, Markey Vote Against Temporary Funding Bill

US Sens. Warren, Markey Vote Against Temporary Funding Bill

U.S. Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Edward Markey have voted against a bill aimed at reopening federal agencies through Feb. 8.

Monday, Jan 22, 2018 at 02:35 PM EST

Ongoing Police Incident in Montgomery, Mass.

Ongoing Police Incident in Montgomery, Mass.

State and local police along with emergency services are responding to a private residence on Main Road in Montgomery, Massachusetts for an ongoing incident.

Monday, Jan 22, 2018 at 04:57 PM EST

Body Washes Ashore at Salisbury Beach

Body Washes Ashore at Salisbury Beach

Police are investigating after a body washed ashore at Salisbury Beach on Monday morning.

Monday, Jan 22, 2018 at 04:59 PM EST

Police Investigating Apparent Stabbing Death

Police Investigating Apparent Stabbing Death

Authorities in Massachusetts are investigating an stabbing death in New Bedford.

Monday, Jan 22, 2018 at 05:08 PM EST

Lindsay Lohan's Hockey-Playing Cousin Punched at Restaurant

Lindsay Lohan's Hockey-Playing Cousin Punched at Restaurant

A Boston College hockey player is out indefinitely after he was assaulted at a Boston restaurant.

Monday, Jan 22, 2018 at 05:55 AM EST

PD: Substance Thrown Into Victim's Face at Cape Cod Store

PD: Substance Thrown Into Victim's Face at Cape Cod Store

Authorities on Cape Cod are investigating after a bleach-like substance was thrown into someone's face during an argument at a Cumberland Farms store.