Police: Man stole 42,000 pounds of pistachios that were put into smaller bags for resale

TULARE COUNTY, Calif. (WHDH) — A man stole a trailer containing 42,000 pounds of pistachios that were then put into smaller bags for resale, authoritiesRead More

Driver escapes serious injury in Londonderry, NH rollover crash

State police are investigating an early morning rollover crash in Londonderry, New Hampshire on Monday that left a driver hospitalized, officials said. Troopers responding toRead More

Facebook launches podcasts, live audio service

Facebook is launching podcasts and live audio streams in the U.S. on Monday to keep users engaged on its platform and to compete with emergingRead More

Famed escapee Buddy the beefalo adjusting to life in Florida

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A bison hybrid who roamed the woods in Connecticut for months after escaping on the way to the slaughterhouse has adjustedRead More

Paying fortifies ransomware gangs but scant support for bans

BOSTON (AP) — If your business falls victim to ransomware and you want simple advice on whether to pay the criminals, don’t expect much help from theRead More


Biden and Congress face a summer grind to create legislation

WASHINGTON (AP) — Until recently, the act of governing seemed to happen at the speed of presidential tweets. But now President Joe Biden is settlingRead More

Maine’s statewide single-use plastic bag ban starts July 1

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine’s statewide ban on single-use plastic bags will begin on July 1. The Maine Department of Environmental Protection said it isRead More

Classes resume at UMass Lowell following cybersecurity incident

Classes resumed Monday at the University of Massachusetts — Lowell after a cybersecurity incident disrupted the campus. UMass Lowell announced Monday that most of itsRead More

$1M prize-winning scratch ticket sold at Fall River shop

A Fall River man has won a $1 million prize in the Massachusetts State Lottery’s “$4,000,000 Winfall” instant ticket game.  Eddie Aguiar chose the cash optionRead More

Body of fourth tuber, age 7, found in North Carolina river

EDEN, N.C. (AP) — The body of a fourth tuber has been found in a North Carolina river following a deadly accident in which aRead More