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Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 01:14 PM EST

Brothers Threaten MBTA Bus Driver With Knife: Police

Brothers Threaten MBTA Bus Driver With Knife: Police

Two brothers were arrested Tuesday night after MBTA Transit Police said they threatened a bus driver with a knife because he wouldn't let them board his out-of-service bus in Watertown. Transit police responded...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 12:37 PM EST

Fact Check: Trump Tries to Distance Himself From Sondland

Fact Check: Trump Tries to Distance Himself From Sondland

President Donald Trump sought to defend against accusations that he pushed Ukraine's president for a political "favor" by making a dubious claim that he had little involvement with the U.S. ambassador testifying...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 12:31 PM EST

Trooper Gives a Hoot, Rescues Stunned Owl From Dark Maine Road

Trooper Gives a Hoot, Rescues Stunned Owl From Dark Maine Road

A Maine state trooper made a wise move in rescuing a jeopardized owl who managed to fly to safety after the assistance.

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 07:49 PM EST

Takeaways From Impeachment Hearing With Gordon Sondland

Takeaways From Impeachment Hearing With Gordon Sondland

Gordon Sondland, President Donald Trump's ambassador to the European Union, was the most anticipated witness in the House impeachment inquiry and his testimony Wednesday showed why. He made repeated references...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 03:59 PM EST

Dropkick Murphys to Play at Sold-Out Fundraiser for Fallen Firefighter's Family

Dropkick Murphys to Play at Sold-Out Fundraiser for Fallen Firefighter's Family

Local punk rockers Dropkick Murphys will perform this week at a sold-out event in Worcester to raise funds for the family of fallen fire Lt. Jason Menard, who died saving others during a fire earlier this...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 11:40 AM EST

Warming Waters Spell More Bad News for New England Shrimp

Warming Waters Spell More Bad News for New England Shrimp

New data about New England shrimp show the species is still in bad shape, despite a fishing shutdown that's unlikely to end any time soon.

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 11:19 AM EST

Officer Injured in Disturbance at Springfield, Vt. Prison

Officer Injured in Disturbance at Springfield, Vt. Prison

The Vermont Department of Corrections says an inmate assaulted a correctional officer while two other inmates attacked a third inmate during an attempted unit takeover the Springfield prison. The department...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 11:30 AM EST

RI City Employee Fired After Noose Found in Vehicle

RI City Employee Fired After Noose Found in Vehicle

A Rhode Island city employee has been terminated and another suspended after someone reported finding a noose in a vehicle on a job site. A spokeswoman for Providence Mayor Jorge Elorza says that the report is...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 12:38 PM EST

Wintry Mix to Last Through Evening for East, Northern Region

Wintry Mix to Last Through Evening for East, Northern Region

We’ll have one more day of gray skies and drab weather for most of New England before sunshine returns. Wednesday morning dawned with drizzle, clouds, areas of fog and mountain bursts of snow, except morning...

Wednesday, Nov 20, 2019 at 10:33 AM EST

1 Year Later: How Has the Opening of Massachusetts' First Recreational Marijuana Shops Gone?

1 Year Later: How Has the Opening of Massachusetts' First Recreational Marijuana Shops Gone?

A year after the first recreational marijuana shops opened in Massachusetts, cannabis product sales have generated nearly $3.5 million in combined taxes and fees and a generally warm buzz for the first two towns...

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