• Police called after 7-year-old with gunshot wound admitted to hospital By WCVB   -   Aug 17, 2018

    POLICE CALLED AFTER 7-YEAR-OLD WITH GUNSHOT WOUND ADMITTED TO HOSPITAL

    Police were called to a New Hampshire hospital Thursday night after a 7-year-old was admitted with a gunshot wound.

  • Brady, Patriots beat Eagles in preseason Super Bowl rematch By WCVB   -   Aug 17, 2018

    BRADY, PATRIOTS BEAT EAGLES IN PRESEASON SUPER BOWL REMATCH

    In his first action since losing in the NFL title game to Philadelphia, Tom Brady completed 19 of 26 passes for 172 yards and two touchdowns...

    Super Bowl, NFL, Bowling
  • Residents allowed back home after gas leak forces evacuations By WCVB   -   Aug 17, 2018

    RESIDENTS ALLOWED BACK HOME AFTER GAS LEAK FORCES EVACUATIONS

    The large gash in the four inch main released such a gush of gas, the police chief said it sounded like a jet engine.

  • Video captures shark attacking seal feet away from Cape Cod beach By WCVB   -   Aug 17, 2018

    VIDEO CAPTURES SHARK ATTACKING SEAL FEET AWAY FROM CAPE COD BEACH

    A great white shark was caught on camera feasting on a seal off-shore Race Point Beach in Provincetown on Thursday afternoon.

  • Man with kid in car accused of driving high, killing motorcyclist By WCVB   -   Aug 17, 2018

    MAN WITH KID IN CAR ACCUSED OF DRIVING HIGH, KILLING MOTORCYCLIST

    Police said the 29-year-old driver crossed into oncoming traffic, trying to pass another vehicle, when he collided head-on with the...

  • Severe storms, torrential rain likely across many parts of Mass By WCVB   -   Aug 17, 2018

    SEVERE STORMS, TORRENTIAL RAIN LIKELY ACROSS MANY PARTS OF MASS

    Meteorologists are monitoring the potential for strong to severe thunderstorms Friday afternoon into the evening hours.

  • Video: Storms threaten first half of weekend By WCVB   -   Aug 17, 2018

    VIDEO: STORMS THREATEN FIRST HALF OF WEEKEND

    Meteorologists are monitoring the potential for strong to severe thunderstorms Friday afternoon into the evening hours.

  • By WCVB   -   Aug 17, 2018

    LOCAL CAMP OFFERS A FUN-FILLED WEEK TO CANCER SURVIVORS

    Whether its day camp in Wellesley or a week-long overnight camp in Becket, Camp Casco promises days filled with fun for cancer survivors.

  • Video: Here's where, when storms will arrive Friday By WCVB   -   Aug 17, 2018

    VIDEO: HERE'S WHERE, WHEN STORMS WILL ARRIVE FRIDAY

    By late Friday, strong storms will move into the western half of the state.

  • Announcement on future of PawSox expected Friday By WCVB   -   Aug 16, 2018

    ANNOUNCEMENT ON FUTURE OF PAWSOX EXPECTED FRIDAY

    It appears the future of the Sox top minor-league affiliate will be in Worcester as the "WooSox"

  • Police, fire, kids unite for wet and wild day By WCVB   -   Aug 16, 2018

    POLICE, FIRE, KIDS UNITE FOR WET AND WILD DAY

    After a viral challenge, Southbridge Police and Fire hit the Slip N' Slides for a wet and soapy afternoon with the kids. The event...

  • Dozen of cars broken into, four stolen in Walpole crime spree By WCVB   -   Aug 16, 2018

    DOZEN OF CARS BROKEN INTO, FOUR STOLEN IN WALPOLE CRIME SPREE

    A Walpole neighborhood with a reputation as a crime free area is searching for suspects after a recent crime spree. Nearly a dozen...

  • Evacuations underway after gas main break in Lawrence By WCVB   -   Aug 16, 2018

    EVACUATIONS UNDERWAY AFTER GAS MAIN BREAK IN LAWRENCE

    A construction crew hit a gas main as they were working, knocking out power and leading to evacuations.

  • Motoryclist dies after head on collision with car, driver facing charges By WCVB   -   Aug 16, 2018

    MOTORYCLIST DIES AFTER HEAD ON COLLISION WITH CAR, DRIVER FACING CHARGES

    The driver reportedly under the influence of drugs, and with a child in the car, struck a motorcyclist in a head on collision, police...

  • Shark attack victim remains in serious condition By WCVB   -   Aug 16, 2018

    SHARK ATTACK VICTIM REMAINS IN SERIOUS CONDITION

    A New York remains in serious condition after a shark attack just off a Cape Cod Beach. The man received help from several bystanders.

  • Man indicted on 52 charges including multiple counts of murder, rape By WCVB   -   Aug 16, 2018

    MAN INDICTED ON 52 CHARGES INCLUDING MULTIPLE COUNTS OF MURDER, RAPE

    Three bodies were found in his home in Springfield, police say.

  • Video: Slight risk for severe storms Friday By WCVB   -   Aug 16, 2018

    VIDEO: SLIGHT RISK FOR SEVERE STORMS FRIDAY

    Western parts of Massachusetts face a slight risk for severe storms on Friday.

  • Video captures shark feasting on seal very close to Race Point Beach By WCVB   -   Aug 16, 2018

    VIDEO CAPTURES SHARK FEASTING ON SEAL VERY CLOSE TO RACE POINT BEACH

    The incident happened Thursday afternoon on Race Point Beach in Provincetown, prompting people to scream to get people out of the water.

  • Massachusetts history to be honored on new quarters By WCVB   -   Aug 16, 2018

    MASSACHUSETTS HISTORY TO BE HONORED ON NEW QUARTERS

    The new quarters will be issued in 2019.

  • Sex offender arrested for sexual assault in a child under age 13 By WCVB   -   Aug 16, 2018

    SEX OFFENDER ARRESTED FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT IN A CHILD UNDER AGE 13

    He faces charges in connection with the reported sexual assault of a child in 2009 and police believe there may be other victims.