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Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 at 07:13 AM EDT

It's Feeling Like Fall

It's Feeling Like Fall

Today begins a new weather pattern for New England. Drier and cooler fall air for this weekend and beyond.

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 11:27 PM EDT

Man Stabbed in Brockton Has Non-Life Threatening Injuries

Man Stabbed in Brockton Has Non-Life Threatening Injuries

A 49-year-old man was treated for non-life threatening injuries after being stabbed in Brockton, Massachusetts Friday night.

Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 at 09:03 AM EDT

More Violence in Boston: One Dead in Dorchester Shooting

More Violence in Boston: One Dead in Dorchester Shooting

One person has died following a shooting in Boston, making this the city's 46th homicide of 2018. According to police, the victim, who was in his 30s, was shot at 107 Columbia Road in Dorchester.

Saturday, Oct 13, 2018 at 01:49 PM EDT

Man Barricaded in Plymouth Home Taken Into Custody

Man Barricaded in Plymouth Home Taken Into Custody

A man is in custody after barricading himself in a Plymouth home for several hours on Friday night. A SWAT team, several armored trucks and K9s responded to the scene just off of Pembroke Road in Plymouth around...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 10:44 PM EDT

PD: Victim With Non-Life Threatening Injuries After Stabbing

PD: Victim With Non-Life Threatening Injuries After Stabbing

One person sustained non-life threatening injuries following a stabbing in Chelsea, Massachusetts.

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 05:47 PM EDT

Warren Defends Herself After Insulting Comments Surface

Warren Defends Herself After Insulting Comments Surface

Senator Elizabeth Warren is defending herself after Buzzfeed surfaced insulting comments made by President Trump's Chief of Staff John Kelly.

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 06:03 PM EDT

Part of College Campus Evacuated Due to Chemical Substance

Part of College Campus Evacuated Due to Chemical Substance

A Massachusetts college campus was partially evacuated on Friday afternoon after a hazardous chemical substance was discovered. Officials with Brandeis University in Waltham said the substance was found in the...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 07:23 PM EDT

Striking Boston Hotel Workers March Downtown

Striking Boston Hotel Workers March Downtown

Striking Marriott hotel workers held a "lie-in" Friday afternoon in downtown Boston, city police said. The protest took place at Tremont and Boylston Streets beginning at 5 p.m.

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 06:18 PM EDT

4 New Human Cases of West Nile Virus in Mass. Announced

4 New Human Cases of West Nile Virus in Mass. Announced

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced Friday four new human cases of West Nile Virus in the state, bringing the 2018 total to 42 cases. According to the DPH, the cases include a woman in...

Friday, Oct 12, 2018 at 09:39 PM EDT

Superintendent: Coach Placed on Leave Amid Allegations

Superintendent: Coach Placed on Leave Amid Allegations

A coach at a Massachusetts school district has been placed on administrative leave amid misconduct allegations. Narragansett Regional School District's superintendent announced the decision Friday afternoon in...

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