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Doctor accused of paying 14-year-old boy for sex

ATTLEBORO, Mass. — A Massachusetts doctor is accused of paying a 14-year-old Attleboro boy for sex. Sujan Kayastha, 37, was arrested Wednesday at his Dartmouth home following a four-month investigation.


Walpole Weather Forecast For The Weekend Ahead

WALPOLE, MA — Time for your weekend weather forecast, as reported by Darksky. Overcast throughout the day and windy overnight. Windy and overcast throughout the day. Windy until afternoon and rain starting in the evening.


Massachusetts Treasurer Deborah Goldberg says her parents, former Stop & Shop executives, stand with union workers

A lot has changed since the Deborah Goldberg’s family opened the first Economy General store in Somerville a century ago. The company, now called Stop & Shop, has more than 400 stores across the Northeast. It’s no longer run by the Rabinowitz/Rabb family in Massachusetts, but instead is owned by a E


Rapper failed to show for concert because he was arrested out of state, police say

BOSTON — Boston police are investigating after a brawl broke out outside the House of Blues on Lansdowne Street. Rapper Kodak Black was scheduled to perform two shows at the House of Blues, but he never appeared.


Lynch’s relief pitching gives Walpole win

Another Walpole run scores to further the Rebels’ lead. Photos by James Kinneen. With a freshman starter on the mound, the Walpole softball team would eventually put ten runs on the board en route to a 10-6 victory over Needham.


‘This is a disgrace’: Here’s what Mass. politicians are saying after the redacted Mueller report was released

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s report, albeit redacted, was released Thursday morning, and Massachusetts politicians were quick to criticize the redactions as well as Attorney General William Barr.


Norfolk County commissioners to make cuts, limit investments

Commissioner Francis W. O’Brien, of Dedham, chairman of the Norfolk County Commissioners, announced the commissioners have recommended a fiscal 2020 county operating budget with limited investments and significant reductions in various county personnel and expenditure line items.


Whitman man indicted on sex trafficking charges

BROCKTON — A Plymouth County grand jury has indicted a Whitman man on charges he forced women into prostitution out of his Whitman home and beat them if they did not meet a daily minimum number of clients or income of $500.


Rapper Kodak Black arrested at border in upstate New York

LEWISTON, N.Y. (AP) - Kodak Black was arrested on drug and weapons charges as the rapper tried to cross from Canada into the United States near Niagara Falls, law enforcement officials said Thursday.


The Red Sox Are in Desperate Need of Answers

NEW YORK — Perhaps the most surprising thing about the 90-minute staff meeting Red Sox president Dave Dombrowski called on Monday is that it lasted more than 90 seconds. How much, really, is there to discuss about a team that won 108 games and the World Series, then opened the following season an Am


10 illegal immigrants among 12 Bay State residents charged in benefit and fraud investigation

BOSTON (WHDH) - Twelve Bay State residents accused of using the identities of U.S. citizens in Puerto Rico to obtain public benefits are facing federal charges in connection with a massive investigation of document and benefit fraud, officials announced Thursday.


East Boston woman fatally struck by MBTA bus in Chelsea

CHELSEA, MASS. (WHDH) - A 60-year-old East Boston woman was struck and killed by an MBTA bus at an on-ramp to the Tobin Bridge in Chelsea on Thursday. Officers responding to the Everett Avenue on-ramp around 5:40 a.m. pronounced Mary Ellen Pettiglio dead at the scene, according to state police.


Tom Brady stopped his workout to watch Kyrie Irving's Celtics highlights

There's no offseason in Boston's busy sports landscape. So, if Tom Brady wants to follow his contemporaries, he has to do a little multi-tasking. That's what the New England Patriots quarterback opted for Thursday morning, tweeting out a video of him watching highlights of the Boston Celtics' first-


Marc Lamparello: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Marc Lamparello has been identified as the 37-year-old man who was arrested by NYPD Counterterrorism officers after walking into the historic St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City with two gasoline cans just days after a fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. Lamparello was taken into custody wit


Suffolk University police dispatcher accused of brandishing gun during road rage dispute on I-93

BRAINTREE, MA (WHDH) - A Suffolk University Police and Security Department dispatcher was arrested Wednesday for brandishing a firearm during a road rage incident with a knife-wielding Boston man that started on Interstate 93 south in Milton and ended in Braintree, officials said.


[UPDATE] Doctor at St. Luke's Hospital accused of paying 14-year-old boy for sex

ATTLEBORO — A doctor who had been working at St. Luke's Hospital is accused of paying a 14-year-old Attleboro boy for sex. Sujan Kayastha, 37, was arrested Wednesday at his Dartmouth home following a four-month investigation, authorities said.


Doctor facing child sexual exploitation, child porn charges

ATTLEBORO, Mass. (WPRI) — A local doctor is set to be arraigned Thursday morning on charges related to an incident of commercial sexual exploitation of a child, according to Attleboro police.


New Mexican Restaurant Opens In Milford

MILFORD, MA — Milford's newest Mexican restaurant just opened on Wednesday and is ready for business. Taqueria la Estrella is located at 134 South Main St and took over the space where the old Carnivores All American BBQ was. The restaurant serves authentic Mexican food.


Gronk leaves his mark: Dent in Lombardi trophy

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The New England Patriots' most recent Vince Lombardi Trophy, from Super Bowl LIII, has a baseball-sized dent in it, courtesy of retired tight end Rob Gronkowski.


Massachusetts college recovers 80% of money stolen by hackers

WEST BARNSTABLE, Mass. - Cape Cod Community College has recovered more than 80 percent of the money stolen during a cyber-attack this past fall, according to an email dated Thursday from college president John Cox.