Superintendent: ‘Students are in crisis’ after series of fights break out at Lawrence High School

LAWRENCE, MASS. (WHDH) – Education officials voiced their frustrations during a school board meeting on Wednesday night over knock-down, drag-out fights that have been breakingRead More

Good Samaritan stops to comfort 4-year-old passenger after mom ejected in Lakeville crash

A good Samaritan stopped to comfort a 4-year-old girl after the person who was driving the car they were riding in was ejected and seriouslyRead More

Officer shot in Brockton released from hospital; DA identifies suspected gunman, person found dead in SUV

BROCKTON, MASS. (WHDH) – A tense, hourslong standoff at a home in Brockton on Thursday night ended with a suspect dead, another person killed, andRead More

Braintree school officials issue alert after first instance of ‘Slap a Teacher’ TikTok trend

Braintree school officials are asking parents to talk to their children about a troubling new TikTok trend after a student allegedly assaulted a school staffRead More

‘Detrimental impact on the game’: Mass. Hockey slams parents, coaches for abusive behavior toward refs

Massachusetts Hockey is placing the blame on parents and coaches for abusive behavior that they say is sidelining hundreds of referees. Many youth hockey refereesRead More

‘Grateful I got to be his daughter’: Heartbroken woman mourns father who died after metal flew off truck, through windshield on I-95 in Danvers

DANVERS, MASS. (WHDH) – An Alaska woman has been left devastated after her father was killed when a large piece of metal flew off theRead More

Baker insists MBTA is safe despite slew of recent problems

BOSTON (WHDH) – Gov. Charlie Baker on Wednesday insisted that the MBTA is safe for public use despite a slew of recent incidents, including a RedRead More

‘No one paid attention’: Teen rushed to hospital after unsecured wheelchair tips on Salem school bus

A teenager was rushed to the hospital last Tuesday after her wheelchair tipped over onboard the school van. Now, her mom is demanding more fromRead More

‘Could have ended much worse’: North Quincy HS student accused of bringing gun to school under arrest

A North Quincy High School student accused of bringing a gun to school has been placed under arrest. Administrators say they jumped into action afterRead More

‘Could have touched him’: Teen recalls terrifying run-in with suspect in Waltham, Watertown home break-ins

A 15-year-old from Watertown is recalling his terrifying run-in with a suspect wanted in connection with a series of home break-ins in Waltham and Watertown.Read More