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Attleboro couple's two-year-old boy nearly falls in pool due to faulty safety ladder

ATTLEBORO, Mass.- An Attleboro couple realized the ladder designed to keep their two-year-old boy from accidentally drowning in the swimming pool didn’t work. Now they want the whole world to know, too.

FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-06-17 21:17:55

Car fire shuts down lanes on I-93 in Boston

SOURCE: Josh JarmanningBOSTON —A vehicle fire forched all lanes on Interstate 93 northbound in Boston to shut down Sunday afternoon.MassDOT said the vehicle fire was just before Savin Hill Avenue. Video taken from passing vehicles showed four vehicles involved in the crash.AdvertisementTraffic was b

WCVB - 2018-06-17 19:10:00

​Schools modify Monday schedules citing extreme heat forecast

“If it is just cancelling one day, I’d rather do that than risk the safety of the children,” said Salah Khelfaoui, Lowell Schools Superintendent.”

WCVB - 2018-06-18 00:29:00

4-time DUI driver takes Salem police on a chase

According to Salem police Lt. Matthew Desmond, a black Harley-Davidson motorcycle was spotted shortly before 7:15 p.m., turning from Daniels Street onto Derby Street, then heading north on Derby, swerving from side to side at about 45 mph.

SALEM NEWS - 2018-06-18 01:45:22

Highway Shut Down After Multiple Cars Go Up In Flames Following Crash

BOSTON (CBS) — Interstate 93 in Dorchester was temporarily shut down midday Sunday after multiple cars caught fire on the northbound side of the highway.A car fire on I-93 North slows traffic midday on Sunday (Photo Courtesy: Joseph Callinan- Boston)According to Bryan Atkins of the Boston Fire Depar

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-06-17 14:20:41

Police: Shots Reported in Dorchester, But Unclear Whether Anyone Hit

Boston police responded Saturday evening to reports of shots fired in Dorchester, but did not find anyone shot when they arrived on the scene on Kingston Street just before 8 p.m. Officers did, however, find multiple shell casings on ground.

NECN - 2018-06-17 03:21:23

Braintree July 4th Fireworks, Parades and More: 2018 Guide

Braintree will celebrate the Fourth of July and Braintree Day on June 30 with a parade, party at the high school, and fireworks. The day will start with the Stars and Stripes Parade at 11:45 a.m., which begins in the parking lot of the Registry of Motor Vehicles/Bayshore Athletic Club on Plain Stree

PATCH - 2018-06-17 23:58:47

Several schools announce early dismissal, cancel classes Monday due to heat - The Boston Globe

Three school districts and one regional high school in the Merrimack Valley have announced that they will cancel classes or dismiss students early on Monday due to the expected heat.Classes at Lowell public schools will be cancelled Monday due to expected “extreme heat conditions,” according to the

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-06-18 00:00:00

Inverse Diffusion Curves Using Shape Optimization

The inverse diffusion curve problem focuses on automatic creation of diffusion curve images that resemble user provided color fields. This problem is challenging since the 1D curves have a nonlinear and global impact on resulting color fields via a partial differential equation (PDE). We introduce a


Car fire shuts down all northbound lanes on I-93 near Quincy

According to MassDOT, the accident happened just before Savin Hill Ave., where traffic was diverted off at exit 14 by Morrisey Boulevard.

FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-06-17 16:50:17

Person flown to hospital after car slams into tree at golf course

SOURCE: Marc Vasconcellos/Brockton EnterpriseBROCKTON, Mass. —A person had to be flown to a Boston hospital after a car crash at a golf course.Brockton firefighters responded to the D.W. Fields golf course Saturday afternoon where they say a car went off the road and slammed into a tree.Advertisemen

WCVB - 2018-06-16 21:27:00

Taunton Woman Killed In Braintree Crash

At about 1 a.m., State Police responded to a two-car crash on Interstate 93 South, north of Exit 5 in Braintree. A preliminary investigation indicates that the driver of a 2003 Buick Rendezvous on the southbound side of the highway lost control of the vehicle, causing it to crash into the guardrail

PATCH - 2018-06-16 19:39:01

Young girl treated after report of shots fired in Dorchester - The Boston Globe

Police received the report around 7:30 p.m. Officers found no gunshot victims, but did recover ballistics from the scene, said Officer James Kenneally, a department spokesman.

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-06-17 00:00:00

Head-On Crash Kills 1 In Bedford

BEDFORD, MA — An 85-year-old Billerica man was killed in a head-on collision on the Middlesex Turnpike Saturday morning.The crash occurred around 8:49 a.m. near the intersection of the Turnpike and Oak Park Drive. Police said it appears the man was driving a Hyundai Sonata southbound when it crossed

PATCH - 2018-06-17 05:30:22

Crash near Brockton golf course sends one to hospital

BROCKTON, Mass.- One person was sent to Boston via MedFlight after a crash in Brockton, according to the Brockton Fire Department.

FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-06-17 03:25:14

Woman killed after leaving car that crashed on highway

Investigators say the Taunton woman, whose name has not been released, got out of her 2003 Buick Rendezvous on Saturday after she lost control and struck a guardrail in the southbound lanes of the highway.

FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-06-16 20:19:03

Man pretending to be police officer invades Boston homes, police say

Police say Taurean Pearson, 36, forcibly entered a home on Lyons Street in Dorchester around 2:30 a.m. after falsely identifying himself as a police officer and used a knife to slash a male resident.

WCVB - 2018-06-16 19:33:00

Hero Fights Off Burglar In Friend's Dorchester Home

It happened at around 2:30 in the morning in an apartment building on Lyon Street. Edwards was there caring for his friend, who is a person with paraplegia. He ended up scuffling in the hallway with the intruder, and that's when he felt the slash on his wrist. The injury was minor, but painful enoug

NECN - 2018-06-16 23:04:47

Brockton Police investigating after violent head-on crash

BROCKTON, Mass.- Brockton Police have launched an investigation into a violent head-on crash on Friday night.The crash happened in the 500 Block of East Street, at the intersection of Southfield Drive.Police said people were injured, but did not specify the extent of the injuries nor how many people

FOX25BOSTON.COM - 2018-06-16 11:08:22

Car Slams Into Home In Roxbury

No residents were home at the time of the crash. Fire and building officials are working to figure out if the integrity of the building, which is a corner unit of a row home, is in tact. And Boston Police are investigating just what happened.