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Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 11:36 PM EDT

Teen Trapped as Burglar Broke Into Home

Teen Trapped as Burglar Broke Into Home

Police in Walpole, Massachusetts, converged on Woodard Road Friday evening using K9s to search for a suspect moments after a break-in. The homeowner says his teenage daughter was home alone when she heard a...

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 11:01 PM EDT

Top Moments: Cruz, O'Rourke Face Off in Texas Senate Debate

Top Moments: Cruz, O'Rourke Face Off in Texas Senate Debate

Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz had a chance to show off his often praised debating skills tonight in his first match-up against Democratic challenger Beto O’Rourke, the El Paso congressman running a strong...

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 11:33 PM EDT

Before Explosions, Feds Warned Mass. Had Too Few Inspectors

Before Explosions, Feds Warned Mass. Had Too Few Inspectors

The state agency charged with ensuring the safety of Massachusetts' natural gas system had only a fraction of its inspector positions filled just last month, a staffing deficit that could delay required pipeline...

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 10:24 PM EDT

When Will It End? Florence's Floodwaters Rising in Carolinas

When Will It End? Florence's Floodwaters Rising in Carolinas

With muddy river water still washing over entire communities on Friday, eight days after Hurricane Florence slammed into land with nearly 3 feet of rain, new evacuation orders forced residents to flee to higher...

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 09:04 PM EDT

Beto O'Rourke and Ted Cruz Square Off in First Debate

Beto O'Rourke and Ted Cruz Square Off in First Debate

U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke and Sen. Ted Cruz faced each other in the first of three planned debates Friday in what has become a neck and neck race for the Texas senate seat.

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 08:34 PM EDT

Fugitive Accused of Threatening Trump Arrested in Ohio

Fugitive Accused of Threatening Trump Arrested in Ohio

The U.S. Marshals Service says a Pennsylvania man accused of threatening President Donald Trump and law enforcement officials has been arrested in Ohio. They say Shawn Richard Christy was arrested at 4:45 p.m....

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 07:19 PM EDT

Why MIT Students Are Living in a Box This Weekend

Why MIT Students Are Living in a Box This Weekend

Five MIT students are working around the clock to innovate solutions to a problem. While they may be thinking outside the box, they're working, eating and sleeping inside a glass box on MIT's campus.

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 06:57 PM EDT

NOAA: Distemper is Causing Seal Deaths in New England

NOAA: Distemper is Causing Seal Deaths in New England

Researchers say an outbreak of distemper is to blame for a rash of seal deaths in Maine, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Friday that the main pathogen...

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 04:52 PM EDT

New Englanders Remember 1938 Hurricane

New Englanders Remember 1938 Hurricane

New Englanders are remembering the killer storm known as the Great Hurricane of 1938, 80 years to the date after its devastation.

Friday, Sep 21, 2018 at 05:53 PM EDT

Red Sox Fan Dies Atop Train Leaving Yankee Stadium

Red Sox Fan Dies Atop Train Leaving Yankee Stadium

A Red Sox fan from Hudson, New Hampshire was killed on Wednesday night while attempting to climb on top of a train on his way home from Yankee Stadium.

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