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Friday, Nov 17, 2017 at 01:10 PM EST

Mother, Daughter Busted for Distributing Drugs at Courthouse

Mother, Daughter Busted for Distributing Drugs at Courthouse

A Massachusetts mother and daughter were arraigned on drug charges Thursday after allegedly distributing drugs at Brockton Superior Courthouse.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 05:33 PM EST

2 Arrested Locally as Part of Massive MS-13 Gang Crackdown

2 Arrested Locally as Part of Massive MS-13 Gang Crackdown

Two people were arrested in East Boston and Chelsea as part of a massive crackdown on the MS-13 street gang.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 05:21 PM EST

Boston's Newbury Street Among Most Expensive Locations in US

Boston's Newbury Street Among Most Expensive Locations in US

Boston's Newbury St. is the eighth most expensive location in the U.S., according to Cushman & Wakefield.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 02:45 PM EST

Boston Is 7th Most Expensive Real Estate Market

Boston Is 7th Most Expensive Real Estate Market

This may not be surprising to most New Englanders, but Boston's real estate market is pretty unaffordable for many.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 01:37 PM EST

Woman Convicted of Stealing From Charity She Founded

Woman Convicted of Stealing From Charity She Founded

A Massachusetts woman convicted of stealing from a charity she founded has been ordered to pay $400 a month in restitution to families she promised to help.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 05:20 PM EST

New State Police Boss to Probe Revisions to Arrest Report

New State Police Boss to Probe Revisions to Arrest Report

The new boss of Massachusetts State Police says her office will investigate revisions made to a police report about a judge's daughter.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 06:56 PM EST

New Dunkin' Without the 'Donuts' Opening in Boston

New Dunkin' Without the 'Donuts' Opening in Boston

Dunkin' Donuts is planning to open one of its newly-rebranded stores right here in Boston.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 11:46 AM EST

'Free Speech' Advocates to Return to Boston Common

'Free Speech' Advocates to Return to Boston Common

Groups that claim they are advocating for free speech will make a return to the Boston Common this weekend to stage a rally similar to one held in August that drew 40,000 people and widespread protests...

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 08:18 AM EST

'Spelling Bee Bandit' Pleads Guilty to Bank Robbery

'Spelling Bee Bandit' Pleads Guilty to Bank Robbery

A man authorities dubbed the "spelling bee bandit" because the notes he passed to tellers during multiple bank robberies in the Boston area contained the same spelling error has pleaded guilty.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 04:32 PM EST

Drug Firm Founder Pleads Not Guilty to Opioid Bribe Scheme

Drug Firm Founder Pleads Not Guilty to Opioid Bribe Scheme

A pharmaceutical company founder accused of leading a conspiracy to bribe doctors to prescribe a powerful opioid pain medication will fight the charges against him and believes he will be vindicated, his...