Wake held for Somerville officer killed in N.H. motorcycle crash

SOMERVILLE, Mass. (WHDH) — Many people, including hundreds of police officers from around Massachusetts, attended Thursday’s wake for a Somerville police officer killed over theRead More

Boston University and Wheelock College finalize merger

BOSTON (AP) — Boston University and nearby Wheelock College have finalized a merger. Under the deal announced Wednesday, all Wheelock’s assets and liabilities will beRead More

Community helps Boston fire department after donation boot is stolen

BOSTON (WHDH) — Donations have poured in to a fire department in Boston’s North End after a boot used to collect charitable donations was stolen.Read More

Water main break in South End forces road closure

A massive water main break in Boston’s South End has caused a road closure. Crews are working to make repairs on Harrison Road after theRead More

Walsh and Jackson face off at mayoral debate in Roxbury

ROXBURY (WHDH) — Boston Mayor Marty Walsh and Councilor Tito Jackson participated in their first debate Wednesday in Roxbury. Jackson, running against Walsh to becomeRead More

Crews respond to water main break on Harrison Avenue

BOSTON (WHDH) – Crews are responding to a water main break in Boston. The break occurred on the 700 block of Harrison Ave., Wednesday night.Read More

Massachusetts House votes to approve bump stock ban

BOSTON (WHDH) — Members of the Massachusetts House voted Wednesday to ban bump stocks, devices used to increase a firearm’s discharge rate. The House votedRead More

No bail for man charged in shooting deaths of man on Expressway, woman in Dorchester

New details emerged in court Wednesday about the man charged in the fatal shooting of a motorcyclist on Interstate 93 and the deadly shooting ofRead More

Veteran Boston firefighter on leave over ‘disturbing’ and ‘violent’ social media posts

A Boston firefighter is on paid administrative leave as the department looks into what is being described as “disturbing” social media posts. A spokesperson forRead More

Body of Somerville officer killed in N.H. crash escorted to funeral home

SOMERVILLE, Mass. (WHDH) – The body of a Somerville police officer who died a day after he was involved in a highway crash in NewRead More