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Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 02:48 PM EST

Exit Reopens After Hotel Fire Above Mass. Pike

Exit Reopens After Hotel Fire Above Mass. Pike

Crews are responding to a fire at a hotel right above Interstate 90 in Newton, Massachusetts.

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 12:16 PM EST

Man Charged in 'Upskirting' Case Arrested Again

Man Charged in 'Upskirting' Case Arrested Again

A Massachusetts man previously arrested for 'upskirting' has been taken into custody again in Yarmouth.

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 11:38 AM EST

Jerry Remy Finishes Last Round of Lung Cancer Treatment

Jerry Remy Finishes Last Round of Lung Cancer Treatment

Boston Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy says he is finished treatment for lung cancer.

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 11:37 AM EST

Annual Gambling Revenues Rise at Massachusetts' Lone Casino

Annual Gambling Revenues Rise at Massachusetts' Lone Casino

The state Gambling Commission reported Tuesday that Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville generated $12.7 million in gross revenues from its slot machines last month.

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 07:22 PM EST

Crews Battle 4-Alarm Fire Inside Corner Market Store

Crews Battle 4-Alarm Fire Inside Corner Market Store

Firefighters are on the scene of a 4-alarm fire in Boston's Dorchester neighborhood.

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 10:52 AM EST

Man Wanted for 10 Years on Drug Trafficking Charges in Court

Man Wanted for 10 Years on Drug Trafficking Charges in Court

A Massachusetts man who has been wanted for more than 16 years on drug trafficking and conspiracy charges will face a judge on Tuesday.

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 06:32 PM EST

Proposal Seeks New Steps to Fight Opioid Addiction

Proposal Seeks New Steps to Fight Opioid Addiction

Gov. Charlie Baker is urging lawmakers to approve further steps aimed at curbing the opioid addiction scourge that has claimed thousands of lives in Massachusetts in recent years.

Wednesday, Jan 17, 2018 at 07:41 AM EST

Dunkin' Debuts Store of the Future in Quincy

Dunkin' Debuts Store of the Future in Quincy

A new Dunkin' Donuts store in Quincy, Massachusetts is focusing on technology and convenience, dropping Donuts from the name as part of the company's rebranding process.

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 09:03 AM EST

Man Dies in Condo Garage Fire

Man Dies in Condo Garage Fire

One man died and one woman was hospitalized early Tuesday morning after a fire broke out at a condo in Lowell, Massachusetts.

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018 at 01:56 PM EST

'Deeply Disappointing': GE to Take $6.2B After-Tax Charge

'Deeply Disappointing': GE to Take $6.2B After-Tax Charge

General Electric is taking a $6.2 billion after-tax charge in the fourth quarter tied to its review and reserve testing of GE Capital's runoff insurance portfolio. GE Capital will also suspend its dividend to GE...