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Worcester Police considering equipping officers with body cameras Video included


The Worcester Police Department is looking to add body-mounted cameras to the gear its officers carry. More>>

Missionary group: Another American in Liberia contracts Ebola

A missionary group says another American doctor has contracted the Ebola virus while working at a hospital in Liberia. More>>

Video purports to show beheading of second US journalist Video included

An Internet video purports to show the beheading of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State group.

Senator Warren supports repealing state casino law

Anti-gambling activists are touting a major political boost from U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren as their campaign to repeal the state's casino law heads into the final stretch. More>>

Artie T. stops by Chelsea Market Basket on Labor Day


Back in business and even out on labor day, Arthur T. Demoulas took the time to thank the Market Basket employees that got him back on the job Monday. More>>

Clean up continues after low-level tornado touches down in Worcester

Damage left behind by a tornado in Worcester Sunday night wasn't too strong, but left a lot to clean up. More>>

Duo behind fake golf cart ads on Craigslist fight harassment law

Bernadette Lyons came home one day and found 10 strangers milling around her driveway looking for free golf carts. More>>

Woman taken to hospital after falling from MIT fraternity window

An investigation is underway after a woman was injured in fall from a third-story window at a Massachusetts Institute of Technology fraternity. More>>

Lowell woman dies in Methuen crash

Police say a Lowell woman was killed when her car struck a utility pole in Methuen. More>>

Inquiries begin into nude celebrity photo leaks


The FBI said Monday it was addressing allegations that online accounts of several celebrities, including Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, had been hacked, leading to the posting of their nude photographs online. More>>

Heat and humidity keeps temps feeling like 90s Tuesday Video included


Afternoon highs will shoot into the upper 80s and lower 90s!  Cape Cod and the Islands will be a bit cooler with highs closer to 80.  These above average temperatures (normal is 77 in Boston today) will feel tropical with high humidity. More>>

Low-level tornado comes down briefly in Worcester Video included


WORCESTER, Mass. ( -- The National Weather Service has confirmed a tornado touched down briefly in Worcester. Forecasters said it was the lowest rating on the tornado scale, with winds at about 85 mph in a storm that swept through on Sunday night. The tornado began at about 8:10 p.m. and ended four minutes later. It brought down trees and damaged cars, but no one was hurt. The Telegram reports ( ) that the tornado downed 10 utility poles and left about ... More>>

Tip O'Neill Tunnel to close overnight


 Massachusetts transportation officials are warning drivers that the Interstate 93 Tip O'Neill Tunnel will close in the southbound direction through Boston from late Tuesday night into Wednesday morning. More>>

Firefighters finish the job for man who had heart attack while mowing lawn


When a Texas man couldn't finish mowing his lawn, the firefighters who tried saving his life finished it for him.


Firefighters extinguish multiple-alarm blaze in Chelsea Video included

Firefighters from Chelsea and surrounding communities were working to extinguish a large-scale fire late Sunday afternoon. More>>

Lawmakers calling on Obama to take decisive action against Islamic State Video included

Members of Congress are pressing President Barack Obama to take decisive action against the Islamic State militants who have taken over large parts of Iraq and Syria. More>>

Police see fatal Mass. crash linked to RI hit-and-run

One person has died and two others were injured in a crash involving two vehicles in Attleboro. More>>

Some asking for refund after Boston mud run moved to Maine


It's a down and dirty obstacle race for women - similar to the "Tough Mudder" races - and bills itself as "Mudderella." But many who signed up to participate in the Boston event are angry that they won't be able to - because organizers of the event had to relocate it to Maine.

Life of Dawnn Jaffier remembered at funeral services

Dawnn Jaffier, 26, was remembered Saturday by hundreds in Boston, for her kind heart and dedication to children. More>>

Woman reports attempted abduction at UNH


A UNH student reported an attempted abduction that happened adjacent to the campus Friday. More>>

Rams cut Sam, 1st drafted openly gay player


The St. Louis Rams have cut Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted by an NFL team. More>>

Marathon bombing suspect: Delay trial until 2015


Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked Friday to delay his trial until at least September 2015. More>>

Police looking for armed robbery suspect in Tewksbury


Police are looking for the suspect accused of robbing a convenience store in Tewksbury Saturday. More>>

N.H. man arrested on drug, other charges after high speed chase


BA Manchester man was arrested on drug and other charges after a high speed chase ranging from Bow to Concord, N.H.  More>>

Lynn mayor calling on Congress to change rules after adult enrolls as student

Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy is once again calling on Congress to keep older illegal immigrants out of public school classrooms. More>>

Arthur T. Demoulas thanks Market Basket employees for loyalty Video included

 Hours after reaching an agreement to buy the company, Arthur T. Demoulas celebrated with Market Basket workers in a rally at headquarters Thursday, saying he loved them and appreciated their efforts in helping him regain control. More>>

Serious crash traps girl for nearly an hour in Fitchburg


Two adults and three children were injured in a serious car crash in Fitchburg Friday. More>>

Marathon victims react to Tsarnaev's sister's arrest


The sister of the marathon bombing suspect allegedly threatened a woman her boyfriend is involved in a custody dispute with, and referenced a bomb. More>>

Brockton child dies after being hit by car


A child was hit in Brockton Friday and later died.At about 4:42 p.m., a 3-year-old child was hit by a car on Hervey Street, police say.  More>>

Dog reunited with family after traveling 50 miles Video included


A Saugus dog made it back to his family after traveling 50 miles away from them on foot, or paw. More>>

Mass. Air National Guard pilot in Virginia F-15 crash identified

The pilot who was killed in the crash of an F-15 jet this week in the remote Virginia mountains has been identified as Lt. Col. Morris Fontenot Jr. More>>

NYPD monitoring situation as Britain raises terror threat level

Police Commissioner William Bratton says New York City is closely following developments overseas after Britain raised its terror threat level. More>>

Joan Rivers 'resting comfortably' in hospital after cardiac arrest Video included

Joan Rivers is shown during a June 30, 2014 visit to Fox 5's Good Day New York. Joan Rivers is shown during a June 30, 2014 visit to Fox 5's Good Day New York.

Joan Rivers remained in a New York City hospital Friday, one day after going into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office. More>>

2 plead guilty in slaying of Boston teen who was honors student

Two members of a Boston gang have pleaded guilty for their roles in the shooting death of a 14-year-old honors student in 2010. More>>

Death of Mass. Air National Guard pilot in crash called 'devastating' Video included


The body of the Mass. Air National Guard pilot who crashed in Virginia has been found. The pilot was fatally injured in the crash Wednesday of an F-15C Eagle in the mountains near Deerfield Valley, Va. More>>

Tsarnaev sister charged after allegedly threatening boyfriend's ex with bomb Video included


Sister of marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was charged with aggravated harassment Wednesday after allegedly threatening the mother of her boyfriend's kids. More>>

Serious crash in Attleboro closes highway


A serious crash in Attleboro closed Interstate 95 Thursday evening.

Man arrested in connection with death of Raynham's famous skateboarding dog


A man was arrested in connection with the fatal accident that killed Raynham's famous skateboarding dog. More>>

Sunfish mistakenly labeled as shark clears Duxbury beach


A beach in Duxbury was cleared Thursday after a possible shark sighting was reported. However, officials confirmed that it was not a shark, but a sunfish. More>>

Obama tamps down prospect of strikes in Syria Video included


President Barack Obama played down the prospect of imminent U.S. military action in Syria on Thursday, saying "we don't have a strategy yet" for degrading the violent militant group seeking to establish a caliphate in the Middle East. More>>

Rollover shuts multiple lanes of I-495 north in Franklin


A crash and rollover on I-495 northbound caused multiple lanes to be shut down Thursday morning, causing traffic backups.

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