Massachusetts Dad Believed to Have Accidentally Stabbed Himself to Death With Knife He Was Wearing on Lanyard Around His Neck: ReportThe Messenger1 DAY AGO
NH woman to serve nearly a decade in prison for her role in grisly 2015 Bridgewater murder, DA saysBoston 25 News WFXT1 DAY AGO
Speeding drunk driver slams into utility pole in rollover Bridgewater crash, police sayThe Enterprise7 HOURS AGO
Mass Layoffs Loom as Tech Giant Decides to Shut Boston OfficeAsh JurbergNewsBreak Contributor
Boston Man Convicted in Harrowing Human Trafficking Case of Maine WomanRachel PerkinsNewsBreak Contributor
Boston Police Seeking Public's Help to Identify Suspects in Mission Hill Assault and RobberyNik HatziefstathiouNewsBreak Contributor
Boston Jury Convicts Maine Man in Major Meth Trafficking CaseRachel PerkinsNewsBreak Contributor
This Abandoned Hospital is One of the Creepiest Places in MassachusettsTravel MavenNewsBreak Contributor
This Massachusetts City Lands On ‘Dumbest In America’ List
When one thinks of Massachusetts, I don't believe "stupid" or "dumb" is one of the first things that comes to mind. A friend once told me that life comes down to the capable and the incapable and as rough at that can sound, it's reality. Can you hack it in...
"Lucky lady" $25 million scratch ticket winner wins again
BOSTON - The winner of a $25 million scratch ticket prize in the Massachusetts Lottery isn't done trying her luck. "Billion Dollar Extravaganza" jackpot player Desiree Fortini-Craft returned last week to the West Roxbury store where she bought her winning ticket, and added more to her total.Fortini-Craft took a selfie with the store owner and bought a few more of the $50 scratch tickets - the priciest ever sold by the state. This time, she scratched a $500 winner."She's very happy, she's excited. She bought a couple tickets, she won again," Baker Street Market co-owner Kathy Dakoyannis told WBZ-TV's Kristina...
NH woman to serve nearly a decade in prison for her role in grisly 2015 Bridgewater murder, DA says
A New Hampshire woman was sentenced to prison time on Monday for her role in a 2015 murder where the victim was found burned near MBTA train tracks, according to authorities.
DA: 19-year-old held on high bail after teen stabbed in violent Chelsea brawl
A young man was arraigned Tuesday morning on criminal charges after police say a teenager was stabbed during a large brawl in Chelsea that involved a group of baseball bat-wielding individuals.
25 Investigates: Norfolk DA pushing back on federal probe of Karen Read Case
25 Investigates has learned Norfolk County District Attorney Michael Morrissey sent a letter to the Department of Justice requesting that the federal probe of the Karen Read case be transferred out of Massachusetts.
Speeding drunk driver slams into utility pole in rollover Bridgewater crash, police say
BRIDGEWATER — A speeding drunk driver crashed into a utility pole in Bridgewater, snapping it in half and knocking live wires into the roadway, Police Chief Christopher Delmonte and Acting Fire Chief John Schlatz said in a written statement. “An initial investigation indicates that the operator of the Toyota...
American woman killed in shark attack in the Bahamas
A woman from Massachusetts died Monday after being attacked by a shark while paddleboarding in the Bahamas, according to police and WFXT.
Brockton firefighter falls through second-story floor while battling Avon house fire
AVON — A Brockton firefighter fell through the second-story floor of a home while battling a two-alarm house fire in Avon on Sunday night, Avon Acting Fire Chief Kevin Partridge said in a written statement on Tuesday. Avon firefighters arrived at the scene, located at the rear of 173...
Serious Injuries Reported in SUV and Construction Vehicle Collision on I-95 in Sharon, MA
On Monday, a high-impact collision on Interstate 95 in Sharon left a Massachusetts man seriously injured after he plowed his SUV into parked construction vehicles. The crash occurred near Exit 17, as reported by WCVB. The driver, a 48-year-old man from Blackstone, was behind the wheel of a 2022 Ford...
The Warmest Massachusetts Christmas On Record
While most residents of Massachusetts are hoping for a white Christmas holiday, some are actually wishing for the opposite. El Nino weather patterns are affecting Massachusetts this winter, or are supposed to be anyway, so we'll see what happens. The Warmest Massachusetts Christmas on Record (Eve) Christmas Eve in Boston...
What forecasters are saying about the potential for snow on Wednesday
Parts of Massachusetts could see some wintry weather this week. The National Weather Service is forecasting that snow showers are possible Tuesday night through Wednesday, particularly across eastern Massachusetts. “A few inches of accumulation is possible,” the service wrote on Monday night. Service forecasters said the conditions could coalesce...
Steward Health Care Announces Closure of New England Sinai Hospital in Massachusetts Amid Financial Struggles
Steward Health Care, the titan of physician-led healthcare networks in the United States, is signaling a retreat from Massachusetts. The network publicized plans to shut down New England Sinai Hospital in Stoughton, per a statement on Monday. A casualty of "chronic low reimbursement rates" and sharp financial losses, the hospital is looking at a final curtain call by early April 2024. Steward Health Care is grappling with a significant $22 million sinkhole from the hospital's operations, as reported by Boston 25 News.
3 Incredible Properties Sold This Week Around Hingham
Hingham, Massachusetts, known for its picturesque landscapes and charming neighborhoods, has recently seen some impressive real estate sales. Let's take a closer look at three of the most expensive properties that were recently sold in the area.
A man is alive today thanks to the bravery of 2 Quincy officers. Here's how they saved him
QUINCY – In the early-morning hours, two Quincy police officers were the first to arrive at the scene of a house fire on Rodman Street in West Quincy. Officers Sean Fitzgerald and Mike Brokmeier pulled up to the two-family home within seconds of each other and saw a young family out on the street, barefoot, the mother holding a newborn, the father beckoning frantically toward the house. The man living in the opposite unit was still inside....
WEEK AHEAD: Abington Celebrates Christmas this weekend
The Abington Celebrates’ action-packed Christmas Weekend kicks off Friday evening, Dec. 8th with the popular Ugly Sweater Ball hosted by the Abington Lions Club at the American Legion Post 112 from 7-11 p.m. $25 each. For reservations contact abingtonmalions.org. On Saturday morning, Dec. 9, the Friends of Abington Seniors...
Snow expected for parts of Massachusetts coast early Wednesday morning
BOSTON – Tuesday starts a string of days with high temperatures generally in the 30s. Sounds pretty darn cold, but keep in mind the average highs in early December are only in the low to mid 40s.Clouds will generally thicken later Tuesday and, we have some light snow in the forecast for the first time this season in parts of eastern Massachusetts.This is not a major storm ... actually I wouldn't call it a storm at all. There will be something called an "inverted trough" (see black dashed line on the map) passing from north to south through our coastal communities...
Boston Police urge victims to report incidents of spiked drinks ahead of holiday season
Although police say there have been no reports of drink spiking in the city, residents are being reminded to remain vigilant.
The tents are gone from 'Mass. and Cass,' but concerns about care remain
In the month since city workers cleared a large tent encampment near Boston's South End, the streets remain tent-free. Several law enforcement agencies are involved in the effort to keep it that way, raising concerns among lawyers and advocates about the impact to people seeking services for substance use disorders and mental health care.
Elderly Hingham Resident Loses $100K in Phone Scam: Stay Alert and Report Suspicious Activity
An 84-year-old resident of Hingham, Massachusetts, lost nearly $100,000 in a phone scam. The scammer, posing as a PayPal representative, claimed that $100 had been accidentally deposited into the victim's account. The scammer then tricked the victim into providing remote access to his computer and bank account.
Much of southern and eastern New England could see first accumulating snow of the season
BOSTON – Much of southern New England could see their first accumulating snow of the season. According to the National Weather Service Boston, expect light snow overnight into Wednesday in eastern Massachusetts as a low-pressure system passes south of the region. Areas with the highest likelihood of seeing over...