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Police arrested a former teacher outside of Dracut High School. (WBZ-TV)

Fired Teacher Arrested Outside Dracut High School

A teacher who had been previously terminated was arrested after attempting to enter Dracut High School despite a restraining order against him.

12/18/2014

Several performers were hurt in the circus accident May 4, 2014. (Photo credit: Alexander Wood)

Circus Company Contests Citation From Hair-Hanging Accident

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus have contested a citation after a May accident that severely injured multiple performers.

12/18/2014

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Massachusetts Gains Jobs, Lowers Unemployment Rate

In the latest job statistics, Massachusetts gained an estimated 13,500 jobs while the unemployment rate dropped to 5.8 percent.

12/18/2014

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Keller @ Large: Boston Olympics Not Very Appealing

Bostonians have seen their pockets picked by big public-works projects with vague price tags before.

12/18/2014

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Police, State Officials Seek Tools To Fight Heroin Overdoses

Six months ago, WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Mary Blake examined the state’s heroin epidemic in a 15 part series entitled “Heroin, from Prescription to Addiction.” Now she checks back to see what, if any progress has been made.

12/18/2014

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Daily Talker: “The Interview” Canceled

Sony Pictures Entertainment announced Wednesday it is canceling the Christmas Day opening of the movie “The Interview”, a comedy about the assassination of North Korea leader Kim Jong Un. What do you think of the decision?

12/18/2014

Joshua Kaye (Family photo)

Braintree Couple Sues Whole Foods After Son’s Death

A Braintree family has filed a lawsuit in the death of their 8-year old son who died from E. Coli.

12/17/2014

Dogs at Especially For Pets in Sudbury (WBZ-TV)

Study Suggests Moms Have A Biological Connection With Their Dogs

A study seems to support an actual biological connection between humans and their dogs.

12/17/2014

Elevator that Elisabeth Scotland fell down at Fenway Park. (Photo from state report)

Family Of Woman Injured In Fenway Park Elevator Accident Files Lawsuit

The family of a woman critically injured in an elevator accident at Fenway Park is now suing.

12/17/2014

Massachusetts State House. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Group Says Massachusetts Faces $1B Deficit

An independent analysis pegs the state budget deficit at $1 billion in the current fiscal year — more than three times the previous estimate of state officials.

12/17/2014

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Lit tree in Faneuil Hall (Chris McKinnon/WBZ-TV)

Scenes From Faneuil Hall Tree Lighting Spectacular

Check out scenes from Saturday night’s Faneuil Hall Tree Lighting Spectacular.

Farewell To Mayor Tom Menino

Tom Menino, the longest serving mayor in Boston history, is laid to rest.

More arrests are likely in the riots near Keene State College. (Image Credit: Keene Police Department)

Keene, NH, Riot Suspect Photos

Police are asking the public to help track down several students involved in riots near the Keene State University campus that coincided with the city’s annual Pumpkin Festival.

Boston Globe ad (Bostonian Society)

1901 Boston Time Capsule Artifacts Unveiled

Photos from the Bostonian Society of artifacts inside the 1901 Boston time capsule.

Nathan Sawaya unveiled his new exhibit “The Art Of The Brick” at Faneuil Hall Marketplace in Boston on October 9. (WBZ-TV)

Toy Brick Artist Unveils Lego Gallery

Artist Nathan Sawaya unveiled his new exhibit “The Art Of The Brick” at Faneuil Hall Marketplace in Boston on October 9.

(WBZ-TV)

Tornado Damage In Worcester

An EF0 tornado left a trail of damage in Worcester August 31.

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