Authorities: Cape Cod man facing charges after kidnapping woman at gunpoint, leading police on chase

A Cape Cod man is facing a slew of criminal charges after authorities say he broke into a woman’s home, kidnapped her at gunpoint, andRead More

Baker announces first-in-the-nation initiative that will make rapid COVID-19 tests available to child care programs

Gov. Charlie Baker on Wednesday announced that rapid COVID-19 antigen tests will be made available to child care programs statewide as Massachusetts continues to dealRead More

Knife-wielding man who was shot with bean bag round after leading Boston officers on chase held on $10K bail

A knife-wielding man who was subdued with a bean bag round after leading a group of police officers on a wild foot chase through Boston’sRead More

Investigation underway after wind-driven blaze destroys motel, several other buildings in Salisbury

Officials launched an investigation after several buildings in Salisbury were destroyed by a nine-alarm fire as whipping wind gusts battered the seaside town early MondayRead More

Investigation underway after wind-driven blaze destroys motel, 4 other buildings in Salisbury

Officials have launched an investigation after several buildings in Salisbury were destroyed by a nine-alarm fire as strong wind gusts blew through the town earlyRead More

‘If they didn’t have Covid, they have it now’: Residents frustrated by long lines in cold weather at Mass. testing facilities

The rush to get tested for the coronavirus after the holidays is causing long lines at testing facilities across Massachusetts, with hours-long waits in freezingRead More

Boston Public Schools brace for bus driver shortages following winter break

Boston Public Schools families could run into delays with buses as their children head back to school following the winter break. Superintendent Brenda Cassellius saidRead More

Several Mass. school districts cancel classes amid COVID-19 surge

Hundreds of students in Massachusetts got their winter break extended as several school districts delayed their return to school amid the current COVID-19 surge. CambridgeRead More

3 hospitalized after Lawrence house fire spreads to neighboring building

Three people were hospitalized after a fire tore through a Lawrence home before spreading to a neighboring building late Thursday night. Firefighters responding to aRead More

COVID-19 vaccinations being offered at walk-in clinics during First Night Boston

Mayor Michelle Wu announced Thursday that people attending First Night Boston will have the opportunity to get vaccinated at two nearby walk-in clinics. “We areRead More