EXPLAINER: What is monkeypox and where is it spreading?

LONDON (AP) — European and American health authorities have identified a number of monkeypox cases in recent days, mostly in young men. It’s a surprisingRead More

School officials investigating after young girl says she was smacked in the face with a laptop

An investigation is underway after a young student says she was smacked in the face with a laptop back in April. A 13-year-old Boston PublicRead More

‘It blew him out of his machine’: Worker ‘lucky to be alive’ after being shocked by power line in Burlington

Two construction workers were seriously injured, with one suffering severe burns on his head and body, after their machinery touched live electrical wires while workingRead More

Brookline schools closed as teachers strike amid stalled contract negotiations

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP/WHDH) — Hundreds of public school teachers in a wealthy Boston suburb went on strike Monday after contract negotiations with school officials stalledRead More

‘It’s not my time’: Worcester bus driver recovering after brutal stabbing

WORCESTER, MASS. (WHDH) – Worcester police are searching for a suspect accused of stabbing a bus driver on Wednesday. Emergency crews were called to theRead More

‘My forever family’: Woman nearly kidnapped in Burlington reunites with 911 caller who stepped in to help

Two women are now bonded forever after one rescued the other from an attempted kidnapping were reunited Wednesday. Ariel Naylor and the woman who wasRead More

Prosecutors: Dad turned in son, attempted Burlington kidnapping suspect

A man charged in connection with an attempted kidnapping that was caught on camera has been ordered to be held until his dangerousness hearing. TylerRead More

Woman dead, suspect in custody after armed standoff near Falmouth school

Police found a woman dead and took a man into custody Tuesday after a tense hours-long standoff near a Falmouth elementary school came to anRead More

Police: Uber Eats driver threatens car full of people with gun after being cut off in Brookline

An Uber Eats driver is facing numerous gun charges after allegedly threatening a car full of people with a loaded handgun after he was cutRead More

DA: Worcester man indicted after rape kit connected to 2010 case is finally tested

A Worcester man was recently indicted on rape charges after a sexual assault kit linked to a case in 2010 was finally tested for DNARead More