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Men indicted in separate Providence murders
The Rhode Island Office of the Attorney General said 28-year-old Rashawn Banks has been charged with one count of murder, one count of discharge of a firearm while committing a crime of violence, one count of possession of a firearm without a license, one count of possession of a firearm having been
Man Died After Being Taken Into Police Custody In Malden: DA
MALDEN, MA — A man died after saying he was having breathing problems while being taken into police custody in Malden earlier this month, the Middlesex District Attorney's Office said. The 37-year-old man was not identified.
Weymouth Has A New Priciest Home For Sale
WEYMOUTH, MA – There's a new priciest home on the market in Weymouth, according to realtor.com. This Pond Street compound has over 20 rooms, including eight bedrooms, 12 bathrooms, two media/rec rooms, a billiard room and more.Click here for more photos and details.
Eye in the sky: Anti-crime cameras come to Lawrence
Mayor Daniel Rivera and police Chief Roy Vasque attended the installation and proclaimed a new era of crime-fighting in Lawrence, as a crewman from Lan-Tel Communications, a Norwood company, rode a cherry-picker up the pole and ratcheted on the camera.
Emotions Run High as 2 Schools in West Roxbury Face Closure
A proposal to close two Boston schools is under fire as parents who are protesting the idea say it will leave some children's education in limbo. A heated debate was held Wednesday night at a school committee meeting in Roxbury, where students expressed that the proposal is unfair to them. "I don't
Driver Charged In Jamaica Plain Hit-And-Run Caught On Video
Jonathan Costa, 27, of Brookline, will be arraigned Wednesday in West Roxbury Municipal Court on charges of negligent operation of a motor vehicle and leaving the scene of a collision causing injury in the August 6 crash.
Live updates as armed police close off two streets in Lincoln
According to police, gangs often recruit susceptible people to move both drugs and cash between areas, and use intimidation tactics to invade vulnerable people’s homes from which they deal their illicit wares.
What Bill Belichick Told Patriots Players After Aaron Hernandez Arrest
The Boston Globe on Wednesday publishedthe fourth installmentin its four-part series on the former New England Patriots tight end, who committed suicide in 2017 while serving a life sentence for the 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd. The Globe’s series is full of fascinating anecdotes on the many tragedies
Police search for Boston stabbing witness
The incident happened in Boston town centre overnight between August 5-6, just before midnight, and police have been making enquiries since that day.
Mark Wahlberg posts video from his ‘old stomping grounds’ in Dorchester
The Dot native posted a quick video from the steps of the classic triple-decker, writing, “This is where it all began” in the caption.
‘Mystery illness’: Department of Public Health confirms 2 cases of polio-like disease in Massachusetts
BOSTON (WHDH) - The odds of getting the polio-like disease is less than one in a million; however, two cases in the Bay State have been confirmed and four others are under investigation, the Department of Public Health announced.The rare disease, acute flaccid myelitis (AFM), affects the nervous sys
Uber Driver Accused of Kidnapping Customer, Leaving Her on Side of Highway
Harbir Parmar, 24, of Howard Beach, New York, faces federal charges of kidnapping and of wire fraud, according to the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York.
Five Takes: Red Sox ensure Alex Bregman won't post Game 3 homers
A mammoth Steve Pearce shot put the Red Sox ahead, and Jackie Bradley's grand slam was the death blow, as the Red Sox ran away with an 8-2 win.
24-year-old woman shot dead in Dorchester
As of Tuesday morning, police hadn’t made any arrests and the investigation continued, according to a police spokesman.
Police: Woman shot, killed while sitting in car marks Boston’s 47th homicide this year
BOSTON (WHDH) - Boston police are searching for suspects after a woman was shot and killed while sitting in a car in Dorchester Monday night, marking the city’s 47th homicide of the year.Officers responding to a call for shots fired in the area of Charles and Ditson streets around 9:30 p.m. found a
Another Northshore Mall Restaurant Closes In Peabody
PEABODY, MA -- Smokey Bones Bar and Fire Grill closed its location at the Northshore Mall after three years in business. The Florida-based chain still has locations in Tyngsboro and Stoughton. According to Boston Restaurant Talk, which first reported this story, no reason for the closing was given a
Woman Killed In Dorchester, Now 8 Deadly Shootings In 10 Days
“To those residents, you have every right to be concerned, but it strengthens the point that some people need to go to jail, they don’t need to be out on the street. Neighborhoods do not need to be re-victimized by individuals who are repeatedly committing the same type of crimes, yet they’re out on
Boston just beat New York City for having the best pizzeria in America
Well, well, well. First theRed Sox squashed the Yankeesin the ALDS, and now we’ve taken something else that’s just as sacred.This morning,TripAdvisor announcedthatRegina Pizzeriais the country’s top-rated pizzeria on the travel site. Sifting through millions of reviews and weighing “the quality and
City council president calls for Fall River mayor to step down from office
FALL RIVER, MASS. (WHDH) - Fall River’s 26-year-old mayor could be voted out of office during a city council meeting Tuesday,just days after he was was arrested and chargedwith using investments in a company he formed as his “own personal ATM” to enjoy casinos and adult entertainment, buy a Mercedes
State Police Investigating School Bus Crash in Boston
One student was transported to a local hospital as a precaution, and the bus continued on its trip, according to police.