How a hush money scandal tied to a porn star led to Trump’s first criminal trial

NEW YORK (AP) — It was the kind of tawdry tale that Donald Trump might have relished before politics: a porn actor claiming they had had sex.Read More

Police investigation underway in Worcester

A police investigation was launched in Worcester overnight. Officers could be seen gathering evidence in a taped-off section of Allendale Street. No additional information wasRead More

6 people stabbed to death in a Sydney shopping center and a suspect is fatally shot

SYDNEY (AP) — A man stabbed six people to death at a busy Sydney shopping center Saturday before he was fatally shot, police said. EightRead More

Marathon excitement builds on Boylston Street in Boston

A countdown above the newly-installed Boston Marathon finish line on Boylston Street shows the days, hours, minutes, and seconds until the famous race begins onRead More

Police investigating shooting, rollover crash in Somerville

Somerville police are investigating a rollover car crash near the on-ramp to the McGrath Highway, where gunshots were also heard. The incident took place atRead More

Low dangling traffic light closes Weymouth highway ramp

The ramp from Route 3 South to Route 18 in Weymouth was closed for a few hours Friday due to a line of traffic lightsRead More

Running group sues Boston Marathon and Newton Police for alleged racial profiling

A running group called the “TrailblazHers” filed a lawsuit against the Boston Athletic Association and the Newton Police Department, accusing them of racial profiling duringRead More

State, federal officials provide security update ahead of Boston Marathon

As participants prepare to put their bodies to the test in this year’s Boston Marathon, law enforcement officials provided a security update Friday in theRead More

Israel threatens to strike Iran directly if Iran launches attack from its territory

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s foreign minister threatened Wednesday that his country’s forces would strike Iran directly if the Islamic Republic launched an attack from itsRead More

Trump will be first ex-president on criminal trial. Here’s what to know about the hush money case

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump will make history as the first former president to stand trial on criminal charges when his hush money case opens MondayRead More