Protesters at State House call for more aid to fleeing Afghan families

Demonstrators at the State House on Monday called for state lawmakers to help their relatives who are still in Afghanistan as the U.S. pulls outRead More

Mayor Janey urges reform after BPD investigation of officer charged with child assault took months, ‘sustained’ charges were ignored

Acting Mayor Kim Janey on Thursday released findings and recommendations following her charge to Attorney Stephanie Everett and the Office of Police Accountability and TransparencyRead More

Several injured after tornado touches down in Ontario

Several people were injured after a tornado touched down in Ontario on Thursday, Canadian government officials said. Many homes were damaged by the tornado, rubbleRead More

Mass. special olympian surprised with entry into 2022 Special Olympics USA Games

A special olympian from Boston got the surprise of a lifetime when she recently learned she will be representing Massachusetts at next year’s Special OlympicsRead More

Senate Democrats look to trim weekly unemployment benefits boost but add a month of payments in stimulus bill

(CNN) — Jobless Americans would get a smaller weekly boost to unemployment benefits but receive those payments for an additional month under a last-minute revision ofRead More

Codebreakers decipher 51-year-old note from Zodiac Killer

Codebreaking experts say they have cracked a 51-year-old cipher sent by the Zodiac Killer. The still-unidentified killer terrorized California in the late 1960s and earlyRead More

‘I heard someone screaming “Help, help”‘: Man trapped in Dracut deck collapse

Emergency crews responded to a Dracut home after a deck collapsed, trapping a resident, a witness said. Frank Gorman said he called 911 after theRead More

Connecticut gas station adopts new mask policy following string of robberies

Following a string of armed robberies, one gas station in Connecticut is amending its mask policy. Customers are being asked to briefly unmask before enteringRead More

President Trump says UAE to open diplomatic ties with Israel

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — President Donald Trump said on Thursday that the United Arab Emirates and Israel have agreed to establish full diplomaticRead More

Gov. Baker to meet with Vice President Mike Pence on Nantucket

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is scheduled to meet with Vice President Mike Pence this coming weekend on Nantucket. Pence, head of the White House CoronavirusRead More