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Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 09:13 AM EDT

Measles Count Rises in NY County at Heart of Outbreak

Measles Count Rises in NY County at Heart of Outbreak

The measles outbreak in Rockland County is continuing to grow, with 194 confirmed cases as of Friday, according to data posted by the county. Earlier this week, county officials outlined a new plan to...

Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 11:58 PM EDT

Middleborough Officer Placed on Leave

Middleborough Officer Placed on Leave

A Middleborough, Mass. officer was placed on leave Saturday after results of an investigation by Massachusetts Environmental Police, according to a statement by Middleborough Police Chief Joseph Perkins.

Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 07:49 PM EDT

Trump Brushes Off Romney's Criticism, Points to Loss in 2012

Trump Brushes Off Romney's Criticism, Points to Loss in 2012

Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, said he's "sickened" by the dishonesty the Russia investigation found in the Trump White House, but the president fired back that Romney should have put the same energy into running for...

Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 10:47 PM EDT

FBI Arrests Alleged Member of Armed Group Stopping Migrants

FBI Arrests Alleged Member of Armed Group Stopping Migrants

The FBI on Saturday arrested a man described as a commander of an armed group that has been detaining migrants in New Mexico, the state attorney general’s office said and NBC News reported. Larry Mitchell...

Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 06:15 PM EDT

Suspected Foreign Agent Asks for No Additional Prison Time

Suspected Foreign Agent Asks for No Additional Prison Time

The woman who admitted to being a secret agent for the Russian government last year is asking to serve no additional prison time when she is sentenced April 26. Maria Butina, the American University graduate...

Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 06:07 PM EDT

Pope During Easter Vigil: Reject the 'Glitter of Wealth'

Pope During Easter Vigil: Reject the 'Glitter of Wealth'

At an Easter vigil in St. Peter's Basilica, Pope Francis on Saturday encouraged people to resist cynicism or pursuing the "glitter of wealth," and to avoid seeking life's meaning in "things that pass away." "Do...

Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 05:27 PM EDT

United Methodists Edge Toward Breakup Over LGBT Policies

United Methodists Edge Toward Breakup Over LGBT Policies

There's at least one area of agreement among conservative, centrist and liberal leaders in the United Methodist Church: America's largest mainline Protestant denomination is on a path toward likely breakup over...

Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 05:18 PM EDT

2020 Campaign Trail Runs Through Churches in South Carolina

2020 Campaign Trail Runs Through Churches in South Carolina

By now, most Democratic presidential candidates have polished their stump speeches. But when they're in South Carolina, they may need to add in a sermon. In a large and diverse primary field, White House...

Sunday, Apr 21, 2019 at 12:02 AM EDT

Steadiest Rain Ends for Easter Sunday

Steadiest Rain Ends for Easter Sunday

The greatest threat of flooding for the remainder of the weekend will be through northern New England. Rainfall has been relatively underwhelming, but there has been significant snowmelt, which will contribute...

Saturday, Apr 20, 2019 at 04:37 PM EDT

Fire Crews Respond to Transformer Issue

Fire Crews Respond to Transformer Issue

Boston Fire crews responded to a situation at 2 Center Plaza near Boston’s Government Center. Boston Fire said there was an over-pressurized transformer in the garage at approximately 2:15 p.m. the...

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