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Boston police officer shot, suspect killed in shootout following Roxbury traffic stop

BOSTON (WHDH) - The suspect accused of shooting a Boston police officer in Roxbury early Friday morning has died, authorities said. Two officers attempting to conduct a motor vehicle stop in the area of 102 Gerard St. around 2:20 a.m. exchanged gunfire with the suspect, according to Boston Police Co


Brockton man found with 10 ounces of marijuana during traffic stop

BROCKTON — A city man driving a car with heavily tinted windows was arrested Thursday evening when police say they found him to be in possession of more than 10 ounces of marijuana.


Teachers Behaving Badly: Here's why hundreds of Massachusetts' teachers have lost their licenses

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - Teachers are usually the ones disciplining students, but what happens when a teacher misbehaves?. The 22News I-Team requested reports on teacher misconduct from the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, or DESI, and discovered they're currently investigating 3


Middleboro men accused of stealing Stoughton landscaper’s truck

STOUGHTON —Middleboro police arrested two men accused of stealing a dump truck from a local landscaping business this morning. Renato Borges, owner of the Rose of Sharon Landscaping & Construction company, said he’d left the keys to one of his work trucks inside the vehicle last night, so that an em


Bruins: Newcomer Charlie Coyle in line to be center of attention

Charlie Coyle’s introduction to the Boston Bruins will be something like a trip to the fitting room. Will Coyle, of Weymouth, acquired from the Minnesota Wild on Wednesday for winger Ryan Donato and a fourth- or fifth-round pick in the 2019 NHL Draft, become the Bruins’ No. 3 center, thus plugging a


2 women injured in Brockton crash

BROCKTON — Two women were injured Thursday evening in a crash between an SUV and sedan. Police and firefighters responded to the area of Summer Street and Snell Avenue for a report of a two-vehicle crash about 5 p.m.


ONTARIO: Steak thief on the loose in Norfolk County

A family in Norfolk County was left wondering where’s the beef after they were allegedly robbed of their steaks on Tuesday afternoon. Norfolk County OPP say they responded to a call of stolen steaks just before 12:30 p.m. at a home in Houghton.


Things Got Weird After Robert Kraft Wore Meek Mill Chain

It has been quite an offseason for Robert Kraft since the Patriots won another Super Bowl. Kraft was spotted at NBA All-Star Weekend wearing a “Championships” chain gifted to him by rapper Meek Mill.


Massachusetts Residents Urged To Check Plants For Invasive Lanternfly

BOSTON (CBS) – Check your potted plants! Massachusetts agricultural officials say an invasive pest called the spotted lanternfly has been found in Boston. The Department of Agricultural Resources said a single dead specimen of the bug was discovered at a private residence in the city.


Blue Hills Winterfest set for Tuesday

MILTON − The Friends of the Blue Hills will hold its annual Winterfest from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Blue Hills Ski Area, 4001 Washington St. in Canton. The free, family-friendly event features live Irish music from the Celtic band Songs for Ceilidh, a night hike, arts and crafts and discounted do


R.I. strip club says Boston cop was with 'undesirable' man

PROVIDENCE — Hours before his gun was stolen, Boston police officer Emanuel Brandao was visiting a local strip club with a man the club viewed as "undesirable." Brandao never told investigators about his companion. He only said that he “spent some time” at the club with two women, both of whom said


Massachusetts Brothers Charged With Child Rape

Two Massachusetts brothers were arrested Thursday morning and charged with the rape of a child. Massachusetts State Police said two teams simultaneously arrested 34-year-old Dennis Orellana of Westborough and 26-year-old Hilin Orellana at their apartments before dawn Thursday.


CVS In Quincy Robbed At Gunpoint

QUINCY, MA — Police are looking for a man they said robbed a CVS Pharmacy at gunpoint on Tuesday. At 7:16 a.m., the suspect held up the CVS on Beale Street, stealing Oxycontin and Suboxone, according to police. Police said the suspect pointed a gun at several employees during the robbery, and then g


From the Morrill Memorial Library: Gluten-free baking lessions

After struggling with gluten intolerance issues for many years, I recently have decided to take my diet in hand. I had previously gone “dairy-free” for the same reason and experienced some success, but I still wasn’t where I wanted to be, gastrointestinally speaking. Gluten, a storage protein in whe


Dedham Police Looking For Card Skimming Suspect

DEDHAM, MA — Police are looking for a suspect they said stole someone's credit card information and used the stolen information to make a fake card and shop at Legacy Place. On February, the suspect rather than physically taking the person's card, used a card skimming device, according to police. Sk


Police search for men who passed fake $100 bills at several businesses

WEST BRIDGEWATER, Mass. (WPRI) -- Police in West Bridgewater are looking for two men they say recently passed fake $100 bills at four different locations across town. According to police, the counterfeit money was actually a bleached $1 bill transformed to look like a $100 bill.


Updated Needham house spacious inside and out

What happens when a beloved Colonial built in 1915 meets the 21st century?. Imagine your classic New England home: curb appeal, a gentle stone walkway, painted shutters. Now supersize it to a whopping 3,620 square feet with an impressive addition that keeps all that charm but adds a ton of function.


Gov. Baker issues statement on New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft

BOSTON — The office of Gov. Charlie Baker offered a statement from the governor concerning the accusations against New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft. According to police, Kraft will be charged with misdemeanor solicitation of prostitution after he was twice videotaped paying for a sex act at a


Dedham Detective-Do you know where this is?

Send your name and location of the subject in the photo, along with your name and contact information, to Dedham Detective, dedham@wickedlocal.com. A sign between the Dedham Community House and the community pool on Ames Street.


Climbing out of addiction -- Easton woman uses rock wall at Randolph gym

RANDOLPH — There are two crucial lessons, opposing and interconnected, that all rock climbers learn pretty quickly. The first is that you can beat your limits. You can always keep climbing. You can surprise yourself in the most fulfilling and wonderful ways.