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Day care closed after toddler found wandering in middle of road

PEABODY, Mass. — A Peabody day care was shut down Friday after a toddler walked out of the facility and was found wandering in the middle of a street by a stranger. Police said the 2-year-old somehow got out of the Watch-A-Tot day care sometime after being dropped off around 8 a.m.


Boston Police investigating double stabbing in Downtown Crossing

BOSTON - Boston Police are investigating a double stabbing that happened in Downtown Crossing early Saturday morning. Police responded to the area of 1 Summer Street around 2:30 a.m outside of Macy's, where one person suffered a life threatening injury.


Driver faces charges after crashing into Marylou's coffee shop, Shell Gas station in Brockton

BROCKTON, Mass. — A vehicle crashed through the front window and into a gas station convenience store in Brockton on Thursday night. Video and photos from the scene showed the sedan partially inside the Marylou's and Shell Gas station on Belmont Street.


Celtics’ Terry Rozier says Games 1 and 2 vs. Pacers weren’t chippy, thinks Games 3 and 4 might be

Boston Celtics backup point guard Terry Rozier says Games 1 and 2 against the Indiana Pacers weren’t chippy, a big difference from the Celtics’ first-round series versus the Milwaukee Bucks in the 2018 playoffs.


One Critical After Downtown Crossing Fight

Boston police are investigating an early Saturday morning fight in Downtown Crossing that left one person with critical injuries. Police were still on scene this morning and details have yet to be released.


Workers at Everett/Chelsea Stop & Shop Store on Strike

Workers across the Greater Boston region took to the picket lines on Friday, April 12, to fight a continued contract battle against Stop & Shop – and workers were out in force at the Everett/Chelsea location as well.


Hyde Park woman accused of vandalizing headstones at Mattapan cemetery

BOSTON (WHDH) - A woman is facing a vandalism charge after police say she was caught acting suspiciously in a Hyde Park cemetery. Officers who spotted Deborah Gideon, 53, of Hyde Park tossing what appeared to be red powder into the air in the area of 19 Millstone St. about 4:45 p.m. Thursday followe


100 grams of cocaine seized in Brockton raid; 2 arrested

BROCKTON — A man and a woman were arrested and accused of possessing more than 100 grams of cocaine after their home was raided Friday morning. The Brockton police Narcotics Unit and Special Reaction Team, a tactical group similar to a SWAT unit, executed a search warrant on the second-floor at 38 H


It took a while, but revived Celtics are riding their defense

INDIANAPOLIS — The Celtics will refuse to say they’ve turned on the switch for these playoffs after such a disappointing regular season. Yet, that’s exactly what they have done in making what could have been a difficult series look rather manageable with three solid wins.


Peabody woman rescues a toddler standing in traffic

PEABODY — Joann Cronin couldn’t believe her eyes Friday morning when she saw a toddler walking in the middle of Lowell Street. The Peabody Municipal Federal Credit Union assistant manager slammed on her brakes, jumped out of her car, and scooped up the 2-year-old.


Pedestrian hit and killed by MBTA bus in Chelsea identified as Mary Pettiglio; Bus driver suspended, transit police say

The pedestrian struck and killed by a MBTA bus in Chelsea has been identified as 60-year-old Mary Pettiglio of East Boston, MBTA Transit Police said. Pettiglio was struck by the Route 111 bus around 5:35 a.m. Thursday in the area of Everett Avenue near the on-ramp to the Tobin Bridge.


Man who sent powder to Trump sons, others gets 5 years' probation

BOSTON — A Massachusetts man who sent threatening letters with white powder to President Donald Trump's sons, Antonio Sabato Jr., Sen. Debbie Stabenow and a law professor was sentenced Friday in federal court to five years of probation.


Suspect in Clinton homicide found dead in prison hospital

BOSTON (AP) — A suspect in a Massachusetts homicide has been found dead in his prison hospital room of an apparent suicide. The Telegram & Gazette reports that Dean Valchuis, of Berlin, was in state custody awaiting trial in connection with the death of 58-year-old Roger Bemis, of Clinton, in Februa


Cashier accused of stealing wallet at S. Attleboro restaurant

ATTLEBORO — A cashier at a local restaurant was arraigned Friday on charges she stole a customer’s wallet after he mistakenly left it on the counter. Wendy J. Dabreu, 44, who was working at Moe’s Southwest Grill on Route 1 in South Attleboro, was ordered held on $500 cash bail.


Brockton man charged in Boston shooting

BOSTON — A Brockton man is one of three people now facing charges in connection with a shooting that occurred last week in Roxbury. Boston police say they arrested Shaquille Watford, 25, of Brockton, Kevin Graham, 18, of Boston, and James Morale, 22, of Boston, on Thursday in relation to a shots fir


Milford complains about Amazon drivers

MILFORD – Employees of several businesses on Commercial Way and Industrial Road say Amazon drivers are routinely making their daily commutes dangerous. “There’s a stop sign there. Maybe they don’t see it, but it’s certainly not being adhered to,” said Planning Board member Patrick Kennelly, who work


California 'house of horrors' parents sentenced to life in prison

The California “house of horrors” parents who abused and tortured 12 of their 13 children were sentenced to life in prison Friday with the possibility of parole after 25 years.


Two people struck by dump truck in Gloucester, one flown by helicopter to Boston hospital with serious injuries

Two people were injured — one seriously — after being hit by a dump truck in Gloucester Friday morning. Massachusetts State Police said the victims were struck near 948 Washington St. around 11:20 a.m. A woman was transported to the hospital with serious injuries while the other victim, a man, was f


6 p.m. UPDATE: Man grabs woman, runs in front of truck

A domestic dispute ended in a roadway with two people hurt Friday morning. Police say a man grabbed the woman he was arguing with and ran in front of a light-duty dump truck in the area of 951 Washington St. Both were injured when they were struck by the truck.


Rob Gronkowski has one word statement after denting a Super Bowl trophy: 'Oopsies'

BOSTON — Rob Gronkowski may have retired from professional football, but he hasn't quit his trademark antics. The former New England Patriots tight end dented the team's newest Super Bowl trophy by using it to bunt a baseball just before the Boston Red Sox home opener at Fenway Park, according to a