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

Multiple drownings reported in New England as search continues for 11-year-old in Narragansett Bay

A tragic weekend on the water left multiple people dead and an 11-year-old girl missing in New England. Officers responding to a report of aRead More

Man suffers from life-threatening injuries following shooting in Boston

Police are investigating after a man was shot in Boston Sunday night, official said. Officers responding to a reported shooting on Danube Street found aRead More

Police investigating after person struck by car in Dorchester, witness says child hit

Police are investigating after a person was hit by a truck in Dorchester Sunday, with witnesses saying a child was pinned under the truck. ARead More

Parishioners return to Sunday Mass in Boston

Parishioners can safely attend Mass again, the Archdiocese of Boston said Sunday. “It has been a long, difficult year. People have experienced great pain andRead More

Mattapan house fire leaves 10 displaced

Six adults and four children have been displaced after fire crews battled a house fire in Mattapan on Sunday morning, officials said. Firefighters responding toRead More

Investigation underway after car crashes into house in Mattapan

Police have launched an investigation after a car barreled into a house in Mattapan early Sunday morning, officials said. Emergency crews responding to a reportedRead More

Boston Symphony Orchestra to resume performances in September

The Boston Symphony Orchestra is re-opening this autumn. Symphony Hall will re-open for in-person performances on Sept. 30, and the BSO’s first program will featureRead More

‘It’s about celebration, it’s about motivation’: Boston residents and officials mark Juneteenth

Residents and officials gathered across Boston to celebrate Juneteenth, two days after it was acknowledged as federal holiday. Juneteenth is the oldest celebration of BlackRead More

Authorities investigating 2-car crash in Boston

An investigation is underway after a two-vehicle crash in Boston on Friday. Emergency crews responding to a reported crash on Beacon Street on Friday nightRead More