A 14-year-old fell to his death from the new drop tower ride at Florida’s ICON Park, authorities say

(CNN) — A 14-year-old boy died after he fell Thursday night from a drop tower amusement ride that recently opened at the Orlando area’s ICON Park entertainmentRead More

Waste water shows COVID-19 lows, but experts say virus isn’t going away

A key data point shows COVID-19 cases are steadily declining in the Boston area as hospitalizations and deaths also go down, but experts said residentsRead More

On Super Bowl Sunday, Baker pushes for legalized sports betting in Mass.

During of the biggest sports betting days of the year, Gov. Charlie Baker and gaming companies renewed a push to bring gambling on games toRead More

Holiday Helping: Ryan Schulteis’ Cranberry Warmer & Spicy Nuts

BOSTON (WHDH) – 7News Holiday Helping is back! In this edition, Ryan Schulteis is making the combo of cranberry warmer and spicy nuts! Order newRead More

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