• Inside the factory building the next generation of Orange and Red Line train cars By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    INSIDE THE FACTORY BUILDING THE NEXT GENERATION OF ORANGE AND RED LINE TRAIN CARS

    The first locally manufactured cars for a new generation of Orange Line trains rolled out of a new Massachusetts factory in a ceremony...

  • DPU eases National Grid work moratorium, with conditions By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    DPU EASES NATIONAL GRID WORK MORATORIUM, WITH CONDITIONS

    National Grid, which locked out about 1,200 of its gas workers in June, will now be able to conduct non-compliance work but it must...

  • Pets to get protection under new domestic violence bill By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    PETS TO GET PROTECTION UNDER NEW DOMESTIC VIOLENCE BILL

    The “PAWS ACT” expands federal domestic violence protections to cover the pets of victims.

  • Woman shot to death in Everett By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    WOMAN SHOT TO DEATH IN EVERETT

    A woman is dead after a shooting in Everett on Wednesday morning.

  • Video: Cool day with rain in the forecast By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    VIDEO: COOL DAY WITH RAIN IN THE FORECAST

    Get the latest Boston-area weather forecast.

  • Cambridge's wildlife is being exposed to rat poison at alarming rates, researchers warn By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    CAMBRIDGE'S WILDLIFE IS BEING EXPOSED TO RAT POISON AT ALARMING RATES, RESEARCHERS WARN

    As pest problems persist statewide, many residents, as well as local public works employees, turn to rat poison to deal with the issue....

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  • Wake Up Call from North Shore Music Theatre By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    WAKE UP CALL FROM NORTH SHORE MUSIC THEATRE

    Wednesday's Wake Up Call comes from North Shore Music Theatre.

  • 3 hospitalized after stabbing in Jamaica Plain By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    3 HOSPITALIZED AFTER STABBING IN JAMAICA PLAIN

    Three people were taken to the hospital early Wednesday after a stabbing was reported in Jamaica Plain.

  • Shooting investigation underway at New Hampshire restaurant By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    SHOOTING INVESTIGATION UNDERWAY AT NEW HAMPSHIRE RESTAURANT

    Officials are focusing their attention on the outside of the restaurant

  • Somerville restricts e-cigarette sales By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    SOMERVILLE RESTRICTS E-CIGARETTE SALES

    Somerville is taking new steps to crack down on e-cigarette use after a surge in use among teens across the country.

  • Video: Rain and a warm-up on the way By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    VIDEO: RAIN AND A WARM-UP ON THE WAY

    Get the latest Boston-area weather forecast.

  • Police: 12-year-old boy fatally shot By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    POLICE: 12-YEAR-OLD BOY FATALLY SHOT

    Police say a 12-year-old boy was shot and killed in Connecticut.

  • New protection zones to help rare whales off East Coast By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    NEW PROTECTION ZONES TO HELP RARE WHALES OFF EAST COAST

    The federal government is using a pair of protective zones to try to assist large aggregations of rare whales off the East Coast.

  • Death of 11-year-old girl under investigation By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    DEATH OF 11-YEAR-OLD GIRL UNDER INVESTIGATION

    Police are investigating the death of an 11-year-old girl in Massachusetts.

  • Police investigating 11-year-old's death By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    POLICE INVESTIGATING 11-YEAR-OLD'S DEATH

    Police are investigating the death of an 11-year-old Lawrence girl.

  • Video: Mid-week warm-up ahead of rain By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    VIDEO: MID-WEEK WARM-UP AHEAD OF RAIN

    Localized flooding is likely this weekend.

  • Police address burglary spree with residents By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    POLICE ADDRESS BURGLARY SPREE WITH RESIDENTS

    Quincy police say there have been 20 home break-ins since the beginning of November.

  • 11-year-old pronounced dead at Tufts Medical Center, DA says By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    11-YEAR-OLD PRONOUNCED DEAD AT TUFTS MEDICAL CENTER, DA SAYS

    An 11-year-old girl was on life-support for days after she was rushed to the hospital from a Lawrence home on Saturday.

  • Local food pantry offers extra help during holidays By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    LOCAL FOOD PANTRY OFFERS EXTRA HELP DURING HOLIDAYS

    The Grace Food Pantry in Everett helps close to 800 families a month but is providing additional assistance for Christmas.

    Food
  • Fall River mayor given 5 days to step down By WCVB   -   Dec 19, 2018

    FALL RIVER MAYOR GIVEN 5 DAYS TO STEP DOWN

    Jasiel Correia, who was charged with tax and wire fraud in October, could face a recall election if he does not resign.

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