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Secretly Recording Police Officers Is Legal: MA Judge Ruling
BOSTON, MA — A federal judge in Boston ruled that secret audio recordings of government officials, including police officers, on the job is legal. In a 44-page summary judgment Chief US District Judge Patti Saris found that a Massachusetts law prohibiting secret oral recordings only applied to those
Investigation underway after Harvard student says she was thrown against wall, sexually assaulted
CAMBRIDGE, MASS. (WHDH) - Authorities are investigating after an undergraduate student at Harvard University told police that she was approached by two men, thrown against a wall, and sexually assaulted early Tuesday morning.
Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Midday' game
BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday afternoon's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Numbers Midday" game were:. Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
Red Sox's Gorkys Hernandez: Signs MiLB deal with Boston
Hernandez signed a minor-league contract with the Red Sox on Tuesday, Alex Speier of The Boston Globe reports. Hernandez was non-tendered by the Giants at the end of November after slashing .234/.285/.391 with 15 home runs and 40 RBI in 142 games. The 31-year-old can play all three outfield spots an
Quincy woman charged with assaulting Brockton cop
BROCKTON — A Quincy woman was arrested after police say she tried run away during field sobriety tests, then assaulted an officer. Officer Ryan Quirk was on patrol near Prospect and Walnut streets late Monday night when he noticed a vehicle speeding and driving erratically about 11:21 p.m.
Quincy Man Headbutts Train Car Window, Threatens Passengers: PD
SOUTH BOSTON, MA — A Quincy man was arrested after transit police said he threatened passengers and headbutted a train window. Around 8 a.m., last Thursday, transit police were called to the Red Line's Andrew Station for a report of man making threats and destroying MBTA property. When officers arri
Quincy high school evacuated over paintball smoke device
QUINCY, Mass. - Classes will resume today at North Quincy High School as police review security cameras to see if they can figure out who left a smoke device in the library. A staff member found the smoke device Monday morning. It's a type of device that's often used during paintball games and creat
Celtics Fans Show Love For Pelicans Superstar Anthony Davis
BOSTON (WBZ-AM) -- Anthony Davis doesn't play for the Celtics--at least not yet, right? That's just a Green-teamer fantasy right now--but you wouldn't have known it listening to the ovation the Pelicans superstar received last night at the Garden.
2 men accused of selling cocaine in Quincy
QUINCY — Two men were arrested after police said they were caught selling cocaine near Quincy Center. Jose L. Gonalez and Domingo A. Herman-Avalo, both 32, were arraigned Monday on charges of distribution of cocaine, possession with intent to distribute cocaine and conspiracy to violate drug laws. G
You Can Secretly Record Officials and Police in Massachusetts, a Judge Ruled
And two very different groups are celebrating. Get a compelling long read and must-have lifestyle tips in your inbox every Sunday morning — great with coffee!. In a victory for two very different groups of people, a federal judge has ruled that a Massachusetts law against secretly recording police o
‘The 3 kids went flying’: Woman charged in fatal Revere pedestrian crash held on bail
REVERE, MASS. (WHDH) - A Boston woman arrested in connection with a deadly pedestrian crash in Revere that left one child dead and a woman and infant critically injured told police she may have “nodded off” after taking prescription medication and vaping CBD oil in her car, prosecutors said.
Play time: Top theater events in Boston this week
If you're a theater fan, mark your calendars: there's plenty to do when it comes to stage performances in Boston this week. Hoodline offers data-driven analysis of local happenings and trends across cities. Links included in this article may earn Hoodline a commission on clicks and transactions.
Boston Celtics' Robert Williams blocks Anthony Davis in the paint (watch)
BOSTON -- Boston Celtics rookie Robert Williams has plenty of hype and a nickname increasing his recognition on Twitter. So how could he garner more hype? Swatting New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis around the rim might help. Here's Williams, dealing with the superstar big man effectively and s
Students evacuated after used smoke bomb found at North Quincy High School
Erin Tiernan Erin Tiernan The Patriot Ledger @ErinTiernanJoe DiFazio The Patriot Ledger jldifazio — QUINCY — Officials are reviewing school surveillance footage to try to figure out who brought a small used smoke bomb into North Quincy High School, prompting an evacuation and early dismissal Monday.
Man fatally shot inside car in Mattapan; Boston's 54th homicide
BOSTON - Boston Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Mattapan. Police said they found a man inside a car on Savannah Avenue around 10 p.m. Monday who was shot several times in the chest.
Maria Droste in Quincy wins $5,000 grant from Mass Bankers
QUINCY -- Maria Droste Counseling Services in Quincy is receiving a $5,000 grant from Massachusetts Bankers Association. The presentation takes place on Wednesday Dec. 12. Richard Welch of Weymouth, who serves on the agency's board of directors, said that Maria Droste "has become a key charitable ag
4 can't-miss music events in Boston this week
If you love to take advantage of the live music offerings near you, this week offers several great reasons to leave the house. From holiday concert performed by the Boston Pops to a celebration of Beethoven's birthday, read on for a local music to-do list to fill your calendar this week.
Anthony Davis Boston Celtics trade rumors: Speculation 'not a distraction at all' says Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry
BOSTON - New Orleans Pelicans coach Alvin Gentry knows the rumors about his star big man are out there and aren't going away. But he's standing firm that outside talk about Anthony Davis' future isn't affecting his team.
Police Searching North Quincy High, Smoke Device Found In Library
QUINCY, MA — Police are searching North Quincy High School after a "smoke device" was found in the library, Monday. Superintendent Richard DeCristofaro told WCVB 5 there were no injuries and all students have been dismissed.
WATCH: 2nd Procession Starts for Fallen Worcester Firefighter
A Massachusetts firefighter who died after battling a fast-moving blaze in an apartment building before dawn Sunday was honored with a procession from Worcester to Boston on Monday morning.