5 shot at Dorchester birthday party, including 11-year-old

Boston Police are searching for the person who shot five young people, including a juvenile, in Dorchester Wednesday night. At least two dozen uniformed policeRead More

Man charged in stabbing outside firehouse in Boston’s Back Bay

A 64-year-old man was charged with stabbing a man in front of a firehouse in Boston’s Back Bay on Tuesday, police said. Shortly before 6Read More

Bostonians encouraged to take precautions, stay cool amid intense heat

Bostonians did whatever they could to keep cool amid the intense heat Tuesday — including hanging out at the local pools and splash pads. MayorRead More

Month-long Sumner Tunnel shutdown gets first big test

The Sumner Tunnel’s month-long closure has begun and its getting its first real test during the Monday morning commute now that volume is expected toRead More

Fireworks dazzle crowds along Charles River during Fourth of July festivities

Fireworks dazzled crowds at the Hatch Shell Oval on the Charles River Esplanade Thursday night as this year’s Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular came to aRead More

Child saved from burning building in Everett

Firefighters in Everett rescued a child from a burning building Wednesday morning. The fire chief said the child was rescued from the third floor ofRead More

Police warn public after homemade explosive devices found in Worcester

Officials on Tuesday urged members of the public to be on the lookout after authorities found a series of homemade explosive devices in Worcester.  TheRead More

Police searching for driver who fled after car crashes into brook in Brockton

Police are looking for the driver behind the wheel during a wild wreck Sunday in Brockton. Brockton police said a driver swerved into a fenceRead More

Jury in Karen Read murder trial ends fourth day of deliberations without verdict

Jurors in the ongoing Karen Read murder trial ended their fourth day of deliberations without a verdict Friday, heading home for the weekend with nationwideRead More

Tornado hit North Attleboro, parts of Rhode Island Wednesday night, NWS confirms

A tornado with winds up to 100 miles-per-hour touched down in Rhode Island and traveled into North Attleboro, Massachusetts Wednesday night, the National Weather ServiceRead More