Mixture of dangerous chemicals in Woburn prompts large response from state, local officals

Fire crews are responding to a dangerous chemical incident in Woburn, officials said. Crews were called to Roessler Road Friday night for an incident involvingRead More

Suspect in custody following hourslong police standoff in Boston

BOSTON (WHDH) – A suspect has been taken into custody following a police standoff that closed a part of Boston for about seven hours onRead More

‘In turmoil’: Emergency meeting held to address the rising violence at Lawrence High School

Lawrence Mayor Kendrys Vasquez called an emergency meeting Monday night to address the rising violence at Lawrence High School. City Councilor and School Committee members,Read More

Firefighters rescue calf from 20-foot well in Medway

Instead of a cat up a tree, firefighters in Medway had to deal with a calf down a well Sunday. Officials said the calf fellRead More

Gentleman’s agreement before game gives grand slam ball to lucky Sox fan

A Red Sox fan wound up with a historic home run ball after making a deal with an Astros booster on Saturday. Before Game 2Read More

State employees must vaccinate by Sunday or face potential firing

State employees who have not been vaccinated against COVID-19 have until the end of the day Sunday, and then they could face being suspended orRead More

Bruins honoring Jimmy Hayes at season opener

When the Boston Bruins take the ice tonight for their home opener at the TD Garden, they’ll be paying tribute to a fallen former player.Read More

Blaming weather, Southwest cancels more than 1,000 flights over weekend

Southwest Airlines has canceled more than 1,000 flights over the weekend, including many at Logan, blaming weather and air traffic issues despite federal officials sayingRead More

2 parents convicted in 1st trial of college bribery scandal

BOSTON (AP) — Two wealthy parents were convicted Friday of buying their kids’ way into school as athletic recruits in the first case to goRead More

Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram suffer worldwide outage

The massive global outage that plunged Facebook, its Instagram and WhatsApp platforms and many people who rely heavily on these services — including Facebook’s ownRead More