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Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 06:40 PM EDT

Kitten Kindergarten

Kitten Kindergarten

The MSPCA has a course set up to train your kitten.

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 07:27 PM EDT

Families Plan March Outside Opioid-Maker Purdue Pharma

Families Plan March Outside Opioid-Maker Purdue Pharma

Families who have lost loved ones to opioid overdoes plan to march and hold a vigil outside of Purdue Pharma's Stamford, Connecticut headquarters on Friday to raise awareness on the dangers of the drugs.

Friday, Aug 17, 2018 at 09:51 AM EDT

Worcester to Make Major Announcement Regarding PawSox

Worcester to Make Major Announcement Regarding PawSox

It's been talked about for years now, but Thursday, multiple sources confirm the city of Worcester, Massachusetts, will be making a major announcement regarding the Pawtucket Red Sox. While many are sworn to...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 09:06 PM EDT

Springfield, Mass. Man Indicted on 52 Charges, Including 3 Murders

Springfield, Mass. Man Indicted on 52 Charges, Including 3 Murders

A suspected kidnapper who lived in a Springfield, Massachusetts home where the bodies of three women were found has been indicted on 52 charges, including three counts of murder.

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 04:51 PM EDT

Boston Bucket List: Tango by Moonlight on the Weeks Bridge

Boston Bucket List: Tango by Moonlight on the Weeks Bridge<br />

Cambridge has the perfect event to impress a first date, or prove to your friends that you have some dancing skills.

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 05:52 PM EDT

Cape Cod Beach Closed After Shark Spotted Feeding on Seal

Cape Cod Beach Closed After Shark Spotted Feeding on Seal

A shark sighting off Provincetown, Massachusetts, has forced officials to close Race Point Beach.

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 04:17 PM EDT

Capuano, Pressley Spar in Final Debate Ahead of Primary

Capuano, Pressley Spar in Final Debate Ahead of Primary

Things got heated between Michael Capuano and Ayanna Pressley as they met for their final debate in the primary race for Massachusetts' 7th Congressional contest Wednesday evening. Pressley, a Boston city...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 06:56 PM EDT

Driver Charged With OUI, Endangering Child After Fatal Crash

Driver Charged With OUI, Endangering Child After Fatal Crash

A man is facing numerous charges, including driving under the influence of drugs, in connection with a head-on crash that killed a motorcyclist Thursday morning in Bridgewater, Massachusetts. Police said the...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 11:51 PM EDT

Gas Main Leak Prompts Evacuations in Lawrence Neighborhood

Gas Main Leak Prompts Evacuations in Lawrence Neighborhood

A gas main break forced authorities to evacuate an area in Lawrence, Massachusetts, Thursday afternoon. Methuen police said the leak is on the Lawrence/Methuen line. As a result, firefighters and police...

Thursday, Aug 16, 2018 at 09:20 PM EDT

Trump Lashes Out at Globe After Free Speech Editorial Effort

Trump Lashes Out at Globe After Free Speech Editorial Effort

President Donald Trump is lashing out at the press, including the Boston Globe, as newspapers nationwide launch a coordinated rebuttal to his attacks against what he calls "fake news." Trump tweets: "There...