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Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 11:23 PM EDT

Pond Search Underway in Connection With Homicide Probe

Pond Search Underway in Connection With Homicide Probe

A search of a secluded property took place Wednesday in Ashburnham, Massachusetts, and officials say it was connected to a homicide. The vast area sits down a long private driveway and includes a pond. The...

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 05:02 PM EDT

Man Dies in Industrial Incident at Massachusetts Hospital

Man Dies in Industrial Incident at Massachusetts Hospital

A 46-year-old Hudson man was killed in an industrial incident at Emerson Hospital in Concord, Massachusetts on Wednesday morning.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 02:56 PM EDT

Judge's Daughter at Heart of Police Scandal Gets Probation

Judge's Daughter at Heart of Police Scandal Gets Probation

The judge's daughter at the center of a report-altering scandal that led to the resignation of the two highest ranking officers with the Massachusetts State Police has been placed on probation.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 04:54 PM EDT

Former Pats Player Seeks Closure in Case of Missing Dog

Former Pats Player Seeks Closure in Case of Missing Dog

A former member of the New England Patriots is seeking closure after his beloved dog went missing nearly two months ago.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 01:14 PM EDT

Army Reverses Course on Discharging Mass. Immigrant Recruit

Army Reverses Course on Discharging Mass. Immigrant Recruit

The U.S. Army has reversed its decision to discharge an immigrant reservist who sued when he was booted from the military last month after enlisting with a promised path to citizenship, according to court...

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 01:01 PM EDT

Slain Officer's Handcuffs Were Used on Accused Cop Killer

Slain Officer's Handcuffs Were Used on Accused Cop Killer

Slain Weymouth Police Sgt. Michael Chesna's handcuffs were used to restrain the man accused of shooting and killing him when he was transported from his hospital bed to court on Tuesday.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 11:10 AM EDT

Mass. Police Chief on Leave, Reason Not Shared by Officials

Mass. Police Chief on Leave, Reason Not Shared by Officials

A Massachusetts police chief who was once an FBI agent has been placed on leave, but no one is saying why.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 01:20 PM EDT

Mass. Man Sentenced to 12 Years for Samurai Sword Stabbing

Mass. Man Sentenced to 12 Years for Samurai Sword Stabbing

A Massachusetts man has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in the 2008 death of a man found stabbed with his own samurai sword.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 05:49 PM EDT

GPS Found Under Woman's Car, Man Accused of Stalking

GPS Found Under Woman's Car, Man Accused of Stalking

A Lowell, Massachusetts, man was arrested Tuesday for allegedly stalking a woman after police traced a GPS tracking device attached to her car back to the suspect.

Wednesday, Jul 18, 2018 at 09:46 AM EDT

Person of Interest Sought in Non-Fatal Shooting in Mattapan

Person of Interest Sought in Non-Fatal Shooting in Mattapan

The Boston Police Department is pleading for the public’s help in identifying a man who is a person of interest related to a shooting in Mattapan.