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Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 07:44 AM EST

Police Seek Help Finding Missing Woman

Police Seek Help Finding Missing Woman

Massachusetts police need the public's help in locating a missing woman last seen Monday in Chelsea.

Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 05:37 AM EST

Police: Firefighter Robbed Bank to Pay Debts

Police: Firefighter Robbed Bank to Pay Debts

Authorities say a firefighter robbed a bank in Massachusetts to pay off his outstanding debts.

Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 07:27 AM EST

University Increases Security Following Reports of Racism

University Increases Security Following Reports of Racism

Officials at a Massachusetts university say they will install cameras and step up security following a series of racist incidents on campus.

Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 06:52 PM EST

'Targeted' Bomb Damages Car at Mass. Principal's Home: Police

'Targeted' Bomb Damages Car at Mass. Principal's Home: Police

Police said they are investigating a "targeted" incident where a homemade explosive device resembling a pipe bomb damaged a vehicle parked outside a Massachusetts home belonging to a local high school principal...

Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 12:15 AM EST

Police: Uber Driver Sold Heroin to Undercover Troopers

Police: Uber Driver Sold Heroin to Undercover Troopers

Ariel Pimental, a 26-year-old Uber driver, is accused of selling heroin to undercover Massachusetts State Police troopers.

Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 06:14 AM EST

State Police Suspend Employee Amid Payroll Investigation

State Police Suspend Employee Amid Payroll Investigation

A civilian employee of the Massachusetts State Police has been suspended after the discovery of "payroll record irregularities," according to a department spokesperson.

Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 12:25 AM EST

Police Investigate Deadly Shooting in Cambridge

Police Investigate Deadly Shooting in Cambridge

Police are investigating a deadly shooting Thursday night in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 06:54 PM EST

Mass. Legislature Passes Bilingual Education Bill

Mass. Legislature Passes Bilingual Education Bill

A new bill would give Massachusetts schools more options to teach students in their native tongues while they also work to improve their English.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 06:28 PM EST

Boston's Planning Agency Discusses Developments in Seaport

Boston's Planning Agency Discusses Developments in Seaport

In an old city like Boston, there is something about development in the red-hot Seaport that gets people to take notice.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 06:09 PM EST

Thieves Stealing Tires Off Cars in Attleboro

Thieves Stealing Tires Off Cars in Attleboro

Authorities are investigating a string of tire thefts in Attleboro, Massachusetts.