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Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 03:24 PM EST

David Crosby Tells Trump Supporters to Avoid His Shows

David Crosby Tells Trump Supporters to Avoid His Shows

Rock icon David Crosby has a message for President Donald Trump supporters who want to come to his shows - don't.

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 05:05 PM EST

Firefighter Injured Battling Blaze in Ayer, Mass.

Firefighter Injured Battling Blaze in Ayer, Mass.

A firefighter was injured while battling a fire in Ayer, Massachusetts, Wednesday afternoon.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 02:25 PM EST

Gov. Baker Names New State Police Superintendent

Gov. Baker Names New State Police Superintendent

Gov. Charlie Baker has appointed Col. Kerry Gilpin to serve as the new superintendent and colonel of the Massachusetts State Police.

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 05:00 PM EST

Mass. Officials Say Plan Ahead for Thanksgiving Travel

Mass. Officials Say Plan Ahead for Thanksgiving Travel

Massachusetts officials are set to discuss traffic expectations as the state prepares to head into the holidays.

Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 at 09:01 AM EST

Girl, Mom Injured by Car While Waiting for Bus; Driver Cited

Girl, Mom Injured by Car While Waiting for Bus; Driver Cited

A little girl and her mother were hospitalized Wednesday morning after being struck by a car while waiting for the school bus outside their home in Brockton, Massachusetts.

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 11:38 AM EST

Family of Man Fatally Struck by Teen Wins $1M Jury Award

Family of Man Fatally Struck by Teen Wins $1M Jury Award

The family of a 71-year-old Massachusetts man who was out walking his dog when he was struck and killed by a teenage driver in 2013 has been awarded more than $1 million in a wrongful death suit.

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 01:14 PM EST

Town Drops 'Men' From Board of Selectmen

Town Drops 'Men' From Board of Selectmen

In a move towards gender neutrality, town officials in Brookline, Massachusetts have removed the 'men' from its governing panel's name.

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 01:15 PM EST

Police: Man Threatened Woman With Steel in Road Rage Case

Police: Man Threatened Woman With Steel in Road Rage Case

A Massachusetts man is facing a judge Wednesday after allegedly threatening a woman with a piece of steel during a road rage incident.

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 10:26 AM EST

Bail Cut for CT Man in Crash That Killed 4

Bail Cut for CT Man in Crash That Killed 4

A judge has reduced bail for a Connecticut man authorities say was driving an SUV that crashed in Massachusetts earlier this year, killing four passengers.

Wednesday, Nov 15, 2017 at 08:58 AM EST

Ex-Cop Gets 4 Years for Embezzling From Disabled Veterans

Ex-Cop Gets 4 Years for Embezzling From Disabled Veterans

A former Massachusetts police sergeant has been sentenced to four years in prison for stealing from several disabled veterans whose finances he was appointed to oversee.