<![CDATA[NECN - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2017https://www.necn.com/news/top-stories http://media.necn.com/designimages/clear.gif NECN https://www.necn.comen-usSat, 18 Nov 2017 05:30:40 -0500Sat, 18 Nov 2017 05:30:40 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Neighbor 'Would Never Expect' Mom and Daughter to Deal Drugs]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 19:26:01 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Christine+Lozanne+Tineisha+Lozanne.JPG
Neighbors of a mother and daughter accused of distributing heroin at Brockton Superior Court are shocked at the allegations.]]>
<![CDATA[Commissioner: Boston Police Fire Shot at Audi That Hit Cop]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 00:00:39 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Police_Seek_Driver_Who_Hit_Cop_in_JP.jpg
Authorities are responding to a report of shots fired in Boston's Jamaica Plain neighborhood Friday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[New Device Helping Kids Vape Undetected]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:52:28 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/New_Device_Helping_Kids_Vape_Undetected.jpg
"Juuling," the use of a device called a Juul, is allowing a lot of high school students to vape nonchalantly.]]>
<![CDATA[Service Dog Reunited With Owner in Woburn]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:39:44 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Service_Dog_Reunited_With_Owner_in_Woburn.jpg
The joy was mutual for a Vietnam veteran and his lost service dog when the two were reunited. Sam's leash was tangled up in trees, and Chuck Colacchio thinks his furry friend would have died if a man didn't find...]]>
<![CDATA[Boston Police Investigate Assault Attempt in North End]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:19:13 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/North+End+111717.JPG
Boston Police are investigating an attempted indecent assault in the city's busy North End.

Photo Credit: Boston Police]]>
<![CDATA[Puerto Rican Puppies Brought to NH Have Contagious Infection]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:06:22 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/214*120/Puerto+Rico+Rescued+Dog+Shelter+Dog+Generic+Dog.JPG
A group of dogs rescued from Puerto Rico and brought to New Hampshire have fallen ill, and now state health officials have a warning for residents who may have contracted the bacterial infection.]]>
<![CDATA[Warren Weighs in on Accusations Against Franken]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:47:50 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Warren_Weighs_in_on_Accusations_Against_Franken.jpg
Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts says she is "extremely disappointed" in her fellow Democrat in the U.S. Senate, Al Franken of Minnesota.]]>
<![CDATA[Moore Scandal Ignites Fundraising Explosion for Opponent]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:52:37 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/jonesAP_17318718341273.jpg
The Roy Moore scandal has unleashed a torrent of online donations to Democrat Doug Jones, who was collecting around $250,000 per day in its immediate aftermath, according to two sources familiar with the matter...

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<![CDATA[Vt. Baking Brand Sees Growth, Thanks in Part to Retail Giant]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:38:47 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000010497275.JPG
The country’s largest retailer is expanding its commitment to sourcing products manufactured in the United States.]]>
<![CDATA[Kushner Failed to Disclose Contact From Putin Ally: Sources]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:57:10 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/kushner11-17.jpg
President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser, Jared Kushner, failed to disclose what lawmakers called a "Russian backdoor overture and dinner invite" involving a banker who has been accused of links...

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<![CDATA[Trump to Pay His Own Legal Bills in Russian Probe]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:26:57 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/862049442-Trump-McConnell-Press.jpg
President Donald Trump has began paying for his own legal defense in connection with the FBI's investigation into the influence of Russian meddling in national elections, CNBC reported. The Republican National

Photo Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images, File]]>
<![CDATA[FEMA Observes 'Significant and Severe' Storm Damage in Maine]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:54:23 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/207*120/Maine+Storm+Damage.jpg
Near-hurricane force winds toppled trees, took down power lines, knocked out electricity to hundreds of thousands of people, and damaged buildings and cars – but was this October wind storm a "major disaster?"...

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<![CDATA[Police Investigating Shooting, Crash Scene]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:09:33 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/216*120/shooting211.jpg


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<![CDATA['Words Matter': How You Can Support Adoptive Families]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:39:48 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/111717+adoptive+family.jpg
Do you have any real children? When did you rescue her? Can you tell me about your adoptive daughter?Many adoptive families hear questions like these all the time. While the people who ask them often...

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<![CDATA[No Cease-Fire Until Hamas Tunnels Destroyed: Israel]]> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 08:10:09 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/452960422.jpg
Israel will not consider a cease-fire for Gaza until it has finished downing the network of tunnels in the Gaza Strip, the government said on Thursday, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[PD: Man Who Offered Girl Ride Home in Conn. Not a Threat]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:57:46 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Newington+school+luring.jpg
Police have determined there is no threat to public safety after a man approached a 12-year-old girl in front of an elementary school in Newington Thursday afternoon and offered her a ride home.

Photo Credit: Newington Police]]>
<![CDATA[16-Year-Old Girl Arrested for Bringing Loaded Gun to School]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:47:39 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/gun1.png
A 16-year-old girl was arrested for allegedly bringing a loaded gun to West Roxbury High School on Friday.

Photo Credit: Boston police]]>
<![CDATA[A 2nd Market Basket Store Is Coming to Maine]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:03:40 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Revere+Market+Basket+Open.jpg
A second Market Basket is coming to southern Maine as the store expands into northern New England.]]>
<![CDATA[Gisele vs. Trump: Supermodel Blasts Elephant Trophy Reversal]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:41:16 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-533136371.jpg
Supermodel Gisele Bundchen took to Instagram this week to blast the Trump administration's decision to lift a ban on importing trophies from elephants killed in Zimbabwe and Zambia.

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<![CDATA[VIRTUAL TOUR: $13.5M Luxury Condo in Boston's Back Bay]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:44:30 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/mandarin2.jpg
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<![CDATA[Bus Heading From Boston to New York Catches Fire in Conn.]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:27:43 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Crews_Respond_to_Fire_on_Bus_in_Hartford.jpg
A bus traveling from Massachusetts to New York caught fire in Hartford Friday morning.

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<![CDATA[Woman at Center of Mass. State Police Controversy in Court]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:04:05 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000010488393.JPG
A Massachusetts judge's daughter at the center of allegations that have rocked the ranks of state police, leading to the retirements of its top brass, faced a different judge Friday morning.

Photo Credit: NBC Boston]]>
<![CDATA[Rev. Jesse Jackson Reveals Parkinson's Diagnosis]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 19:09:07 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/DIT+NAT+JESSE+JACKSON+THUMB.jpg
Civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, he announced Friday. In an emotional letter to his supporters, the 76-year-old said his diagnosis came "after a battery...]]>
<![CDATA[NBC Boston Responds: Explosive Claim]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 23:41:27 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/193*120/MACHINE.PNG
Kellie McCann is happy to have her laundry room in working order again, after her 5-year-old Kenmore washing machine recently exploded.]]>
<![CDATA[Snow Showers North, Skies Mostly Clear South]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 04:32:16 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Friday111717.jpg
A few spots along the Canadian border and along the spine of the Green Mountains in Vermont with start off with some snow showers for our Friday morning as Thursday’s system pushes off to our northeast.]]>
<![CDATA[Police: Man Crashed SUV, Left Child Behind During Chase]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:59:03 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Saco+crash+chase+suspect+composite.jpg
A Maine man is facing a slew of charges after he allegedly led state police on a 111 mph chase with his 2-year-old daughter in the car before crashing it and running away from the scene.

Photo Credit: Maine State Police]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Escapes 3-Alarm Fire by Jumping Out Window]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:41:37 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Merrimac+Apartment+Fire.JPG
A Massachusetts woman escaped a fire that destroyed her apartment building by jumping out the second-floor window in Merrimac Friday morning.

Photo Credit: NBC Boston]]>
<![CDATA[4 More Benny's Stores Close Their Doors]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:41:22 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Bennys1.jpg
A well-known family-owned retail business in Southern New England is closing its doors at four more locations on Friday.

Photo Credit: WJAR-TV]]>
<![CDATA[Community Rallies for Father Facing Deportation]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:25:34 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Rally_for_New_Haven_Man_Facing_Deportation.jpg
Community activists and family members gathered in New Haven Thursday to rally in support of a father of three facing a deportation order.

Photo Credit: NBC Connecticut]]>
<![CDATA[Report: Jones Insulted Kraft in Conversation With Goodell]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:15:30 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/owners2.jpg
A new ESPN The Magazine report says Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones used a derogatory term in reference to New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft in a discussion he had with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell.

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<![CDATA[Police Seek Help Finding Missing Woman]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 07:44:29 -0500 https://media.necn.com/images/213*120/Jody+Ebling.JPG
Massachusetts police need the public's help in locating a missing woman last seen Monday in Chelsea.]]>