Tentative labor deal averts threat of nationwide rail strike

WASHINGTON (AP) — Rail companies and their workers reached a tentative agreement Thursday to avert a nationwide strike that could have shut down the nation’sRead More

Former president Trump to join Geoff Diehl at virtual campaign event ahead of primaries

Former president Donald Trump said he will join Republican candidate Geoff Diehl at a virtual campaign event on Monday ahead of the primary elections forRead More

Cradles to Crayons receives large donations of back-to-school clothes

The non-profit organization Cradles to Crayons has received a large delivery of back-to-school clothing ahead of the new school year. The organization helps ensure childrenRead More

Dog found in Norwood with 2nd degree burns across body recovering as officials look for answers

A stray dog found in Norwood with severe burns last week is on the mend as officials look to track down her owners. Under theRead More

Smoking materials likely caused fire at Lynn home

The improper disposal of smoking materials was most likely the cause of the fire at a home in Lynn, said Lynn Fire Chief Stephen ArcherRead More

High school football teams face helmet shortage

The helmet shortage is hitting players across Massachusetts and the U.S. just as high school football teams are preparing for kickoff. Players and parents atRead More

Ready to Rock: Boston welcomes new performing arts center at Fenway

Opening ceremonies were held for a new performing arts center right by Fenway Park. What was once a parking lot at 2 Lansdowne Street isRead More

‘We want to know why’: Hundreds of residents protest closure of Charlestown pool as summer begins

Hundreds of Charlestown residents are demanding answers after learning that their outdoor city pool won’t open this summer. Demonstrators gathered outside the Clougherty Pool onRead More

‘Travel times tripled’: East Boston businesses say Sumner Tunnel closure slowing service

East Boston businesses say plans to close the Sumner Tunnel for nine months have already severely affected their ability to make deliveries. During the firstRead More

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