Woman taken to hospital after tree branch smashes bus windshield in Freetown

A woman was taken to the hospital Friday after a tree branch fell, smashing the windshield of a bus in Freetown.  The incident happened nearRead More

‘We are all left bewildered’: DA meets with mother of 13-year-old fatally shot in Mattapan

Suffolk District Attorney Kevin Hayden said he sat on the floor of Tyler Lawrence’s bedroom with the 13-year-old’s mother and tried to come to termsRead More

Judge orders state teachers association to stop supporting Woburn teachers in ongoing strike

A judge ordered the statewide Massachusetts Teachers Association to stop supporting the Woburn Teachers Association Friday as Woburn teachers remained on strike for a fifthRead More

Brookline police reach out to those in need during ongoing cold snap

Brookline police are among local officials and agencies reaching out to help people experiencing homelessness stay safe during brutal cold temperatures this weekend. As temperaturesRead More

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12-year-old girl hospitalized after being hit by vehicle in Concord

A 12-year-old girl was hospitalized Friday morning after being hit by a vehicle in Concord, according to police. Emergency crews responded to reports of aRead More

Bostonians protest deadly police beating of Tyre Nichols

People in Boston held a protest Thursday to speak out against the deadly police beating of 29-year-old Tyre Nichols in Memphis, Tennessee. The group MassRead More

AT&T surprises Boston teens with brand new laptops to help them prepare for college

AT&T surprised Boston teens with brand new laptops to help them prepare for college in the fall. The 250 new laptops were gifts to membersRead More

Four Boston police officers face new charges in overtime fraud scheme

Four local police officers are facing new charges in connection with an overtime fraud scheme. “Lieutenant Timothy Torigian, 57, of Walpole; Sergeant Robert Twitchell (retired),Read More

Boston Public Schools to close Friday due to extreme cold

Public schools in Boston and Worcester were among several districts around Massachusetts announcing closures for Friday due to forecasted extreme cold temperatures. Boston Public SchoolsRead More

Pedestrian seriously injured after vehicle crash involving telephone pole in Needham

A pedestrian was seriously injured after a motor vehicle crash in Needham Thursday morning. Officials with the Needham Police Department said it was just beforeRead More