‘Incredibly frustrating’: Mass. medical system buckling under weight of mental health crises in kids, teens

Health experts are warning of a new pandemic sweeping the nation: mental health crises in kids and teens. With the Massachusetts medical system buckling underRead More

‘Nerve-wracking’: Police warn BU students to use caution as they investigate string of troubling incidents

Boston University students are being warned to be extra cautious as police investigate a possible connection between a sexual assault and other suspicious incidents aroundRead More

Brookline schools closed as teachers strike amid stalled contract negotiations

BROOKLINE, Mass. (AP/WHDH) — Hundreds of public school teachers in a wealthy Boston suburb went on strike Monday after contract negotiations with school officials stalledRead More

Brookline schools closed Monday as teachers plan to strike

Brookline schools are closed Monday as 1,000 teachers plan to strike over a lack of break time and other concerns, officials said. A court issuedRead More

Everett teen shot on family vacation in Canada now back home to begin long road to recovery

An Everett teenager is on the road to recovery after he was shot on a family vacation in Canada. Sandrick Jorcelin was airlifted over theRead More

Worcester police searching for suspect accused of stabbing bus driver

Worcester police are searching for a suspect accused of stabbing a bus driver in Worcester on Wednesday. Emergency crews were called to the scene onboardRead More

Man accused of attempted kidnapping in Burlington facing serious charges

Police took a man into custody Tuesday days after a shocking attempted kidnapping in Burlington. Tyler Healey, 23, who has ties to Newton and WalthamRead More

Heavy winds hamper fire crews as raging blaze tears through multi-family homes in Salem

Firefighters rushed to battle a raging, multi-alarm blaze that spread to at least three buildings –two of them multi-family homes — in Salem Monday. WindsRead More

Legal loophole in MA leaves teens vulnerable to sexual predators

A legal loophole in the State of Massachusetts prevents prosecutors from going after teachers, coaches, and other adults in positions of authority who sexually preyRead More

State to start weekend closures of Sumner Tunnel in June for major repairs

Starting in June, the nearly-90-year-old Sumner Tunnel will be closed for 36 weekends over the next year for major repairs — and a full closureRead More