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Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 03:26 PM EDT

Third Graders No Longer Allowed to Provide Yelp Reviews

Third Graders No Longer Allowed to Provide Yelp Reviews

Yelp is shutting down accounts used by a Boston teacher to post rave restaurant reviews written by her third-grade students.

Saturday, Jun 16, 2018 at 12:18 AM EDT

Police: Naked Man Attacks Homeowner With Hammer

Police: Naked Man Attacks Homeowner With Hammer

A Massachusetts man is facing charges after he allegedly ran away from a hospital while naked, broke into a Newburyport home and attacked the homeowners with a hammer.

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 03:54 PM EDT

Bullet Discovered Near Boston Elementary School

Bullet Discovered Near Boston Elementary School

Police and Boston school officials are investigating after a bullet was found near an elementary school on Friday morning.

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 04:21 PM EDT
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Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 01:38 PM EDT

Holyoke Teacher Reportedly Attacked by Middle School Student

Holyoke Teacher Reportedly Attacked by Middle School Student

Massachusetts police are investigating after a middle school student reportedly attacked a teacher with a screwdriver.

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 01:02 PM EDT

Car Smashes Into Front of Roxbury Home

Car Smashes Into Front of Roxbury Home

No one was injured when a car smashed into the front door of a building in Boston's Roxbury neighborhood on Friday.

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 01:27 PM EDT

Lawsuit: Harvard Admissions Discriminated Against Asian-Americans

Lawsuit: Harvard Admissions Discriminated Against Asian-Americans

An Asian-American group suing Harvard University says it has evidence of discrimination in the school's admissions process. But Harvard is attacking the group's analysis and says it has countering evidence...

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 02:07 PM EDT

Hundreds of Mass. Residents May Lose Their Gun Licenses

Hundreds of Mass. Residents May Lose Their Gun Licenses

Massachusetts authorities say hundreds of residents previously cleared by a state board to own a firearm may lose their gun licenses because of a clash between state and federal regulations.

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 12:50 PM EDT

Gisele Bundchen Apologizes After Vogue Interview Backlash

Gisele Bundchen Apologizes After Vogue Interview Backlash

Gisele Bundchen is apologizing to her fans following an interview with Vogue that was published this week.

Friday, Jun 15, 2018 at 12:31 PM EDT

State Police: Man Killed in Collision With Dump Truck

State Police: Man Killed in Collision With Dump Truck

Massachusetts State Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a dump truck and a car on Route 1 in Rowley on Friday morning.