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Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 at 07:39 PM EST

Mom Fights Back Tears Testifying About 'Conrad's Law'

Mom Fights Back Tears Testifying About 'Conrad's Law'

The mother of Conrad Roy III testified Tuesday before Massachusetts lawmakers they considering putting into effect "Conrad's Law," which would criminalize the act of coercing another person into suicide. Conrad...

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 at 06:42 PM EST

Stone Trial Testimony Ends With Talk of Outreach to Kushner

Stone Trial Testimony Ends With Talk of Outreach to Kushner

Testimony in the colorful trial of Roger Stone — featuring talk of dognapping and Godfather references — wrapped up Tuesday with a top Trump campaign official telling jurors that Stone tried to contact Jared...

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 at 02:40 PM EST

Rain Turning to Snow as Arctic Blast Hits New England

Rain Turning to Snow as Arctic Blast Hits New England

Tuesday is the day the much-advertised, powerful arctic cold front crosses New England. In Northern New England and west through the Berkshires, the cold air is already well-entrenched and snow continues to fly...

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 at 06:39 PM EST

Victims of Deadly Boat Crash on NH's Lake Winnipesaukee Identified

Victims of Deadly Boat Crash on NH's Lake Winnipesaukee Identified

The two men killed in a boating accident over the weekend on New Hampshire's Lake Winnipesaukee were identified Tuesday. Both men were long-time Bear island residents known and loved by their neighbors.

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 at 10:09 AM EST

'Take a Slow Ride Home': MSP Officers Told Troopers to Skip Overtime Shifts, Report Says

'Take a Slow Ride Home': MSP Officers Told Troopers to Skip Overtime Shifts, Report Says

A former Massachusetts State Police trooper alleges in newly-unsealed court filings that supervisors at the embattled department regularly ordered troopers to skip overtime shifts they were paid for, the Boston...

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 at 06:39 PM EST

Supreme Court Lets Sandy Hook Shooting Lawsuit Against Gun-Maker Go Forward

Supreme Court Lets Sandy Hook Shooting Lawsuit Against Gun-Maker Go Forward

The U.S. Supreme Court is letting a lawsuit proceed against the maker of the rifle used in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting. The justices rejected an appeal Tuesday from Remington Arms that argued...

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 at 09:19 AM EST

Grandfather of Late 13-Year-Old Broadway Star Laurel Griggs Shares Poem She Wrote

Grandfather of Late 13-Year-Old Broadway Star Laurel Griggs Shares Poem She Wrote

The grandfather of Laurel Griggs on Monday shared a poem the 13-year-old wrote before she died of a massive asthma attack last week, saying the teen was more of a scholar than a performer. The poem for her...

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 at 06:29 AM EST

Maya Rockeymoore Cummings to Run for Late Husband's Seat

Maya Rockeymoore Cummings to Run for Late Husband's Seat

Maya Rockeymoore Cummings says she will run for the seat in Congress that belonged to her late husband, Rep. Elijah Cummings, who died last month at age 68. Rockeymoore Cummings posted a link to her campaign...

Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 at 04:55 PM EST

Mass. Vape Ban Lifted for Medical Marijuana Patients

Mass. Vape Ban Lifted for Medical Marijuana Patients

A part of the Baker administration’s ban on vape-related products has been lifted Tuesday for medical marijuana users, as ordered by a Superior Court judge. Judge Douglas Wilkins ruled last week that the state...

Wednesday, Nov 13, 2019 at 10:55 AM EST

Ricky Gervais Returning to Host the 2020 Golden Globe Awards

Ricky Gervais Returning to Host the 2020 Golden Globe Awards

It will be the fifth time Gervais emcees the ceremony; he also hosted in 2016.

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