Driving a Stake Through Superstition: DNA researchers learn more about man once considered a ‘vampire’ by New Englanders

New DNA research and technology are shedding some light on a long-buried fright in New England, centuries after some townspeople thought they did away withRead More

FCC commissioner calls for TikTok ban

(CNN/WHDH) — The US government should ban TikTok rather than come to a national security agreement with the social media app that might allow itRead More

‘Annie’ the dog on the mend after being found severely injured in Norwood

“Annie” the dog, found abandoned with severe burns in Norwood three months ago, is still making progress as her recovery continues, according to her caretakers.Read More

Jury awards man $33 million for wrongful conviction, decades in jail over murder tied to Whitey Bulger

A man who spent over 30 years in prison for a murder he did not commit is now getting a big payout from the state.Read More

Marty Walsh returns to Boston, speaks on the future of work and education

Former Boston Mayor and current U.S. Labor Secretary Marty Walsh returned to his roots, visiting his hometown to talk about preparing students for the futureRead More

Salem girl in wheelchair receives custom costume, joins in annual parade

A Salem girl’s Halloween dream is coming true this year. Eleven-year-old Savannah Smith is participating in Salem’s annual Haunted Happenings Parade for the first time,Read More

‘Don’t be afraid to try new things’: 2 Oklahoma girls step into the playoffs

A couple of Wewoka High School senior softball players swapped their bats for a pigskin. The Oklahoma high school football team was two players shortRead More

FDA approves ALS drug whose study was partly funded by Ice Bucket Challenge

(CNN) — A new treatment for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. The FDA announced approvalRead More

Boston resident donates Holocaust survivor mother’s rare pendant with ties to Anne Frank to museum

A Boston woman whose mother immigrated to the U.S. in the wake of the Holocaust donated a rare artifact similar to one worn by AnneRead More

Patriots player, cheerleaders visit Providence elementary school

Providence elementary schoolers received a special visit from the New England Patriots. Cornerback Jalen Mills and a group of Patriots cheerleaders paid a visit toRead More