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Friday, Jan 12, 2018 at 06:19 AM EST

Mother, Son Indicted for Death of Mother's Boyfriend

Mother, Son Indicted for Death of Mother's Boyfriend

A 17-year-old and his mother have been indicted in Rhode Island for the death of his mother's boyfriend.

Friday, Jan 12, 2018 at 12:31 PM EST

2 Residents, 1 Firefighter Injured in Duplex Fire

2 Residents, 1 Firefighter Injured in Duplex Fire

Two women were hospitalized Thursday night after a fire broke out at a duplex in Lawrence, Massachusetts.

Friday, Jan 12, 2018 at 12:20 AM EST

Somerville House Catches Fire 3 Times

Somerville House Catches Fire 3 Times

Responding to a fire at the same house three different times is cause for concern, but the mystery behind the "flames from space" could be a far greater concern.

Friday, Jan 12, 2018 at 12:18 AM EST

New Sign in Harvard Square Sparks Controversy

New Sign in Harvard Square Sparks Controversy

Some say the new sign at the Kensho tech company in Harvard Square is too bright and flashy, but a compromise could be on the way.

Friday, Jan 12, 2018 at 12:25 AM EST

2 Hospitalized, Firefighter Hurt in Lawrence Fire

2 Hospitalized, Firefighter Hurt in Lawrence Fire

Two people were hospitalized and a firefighter was also injured after a fire broke out at a duplex in Lawrence, Massachusetts.

Thursday, Jan 11, 2018 at 08:03 PM EST

South Shore Commuters Rally Around Hingham Ferry Food Truck

South Shore Commuters Rally Around Hingham Ferry Food Truck

Repairs are underway to the ferry dock in Hingham, Massachusetts, following the storm. The owner of Woody's Goodies, a food truck, relies on that dock.

Thursday, Jan 11, 2018 at 07:10 PM EST

DraftKings Hiring About 300 Workers, Opening New HQ

DraftKings Hiring About 300 Workers, Opening New HQ

The daily fantasy sports company DraftKings is expanding.

Thursday, Jan 11, 2018 at 06:22 PM EST

Charter School Closes Friday Due to Norovirus

Charter School Closes Friday Due to Norovirus

A charter school in Plymouth, Massachusetts, will be closed Friday after an outbreak of the norovirus, the town's health department confirmed.

Thursday, Jan 11, 2018 at 07:10 PM EST

Mass. Students Learn to Love Reading Through Bikes

Mass. Students Learn to Love Reading Through Bikes

Students in one Massachusetts community are reading and riding bikes as a way to make reading fun and engaging.

Thursday, Jan 11, 2018 at 05:18 PM EST

Cab Company Closes Amid Competition From Ride-Shares

Cab Company Closes Amid Competition From Ride-Shares

A taxi company in Braintree, Massachusetts, has closed after about three decades thanks to stiff competition from Uber and Lyft.