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

Mass. Lawmakers Vote To Outlaw Taking ‘Upskirt’ Photos

Massachusetts lawmakers moved at a pace rarely seen in the legislature, acting quickly to pass through a bill criminalizing the taking of photographs up the skirts of women in public.

03/06/2014

Michael Robertson. (Photo courtesy: MBTA Police)

Mass. High Court: Subway Upskirt Photos Not Illegal

Massachusetts’ highest court has ruled that a man accused of secretly snapping photos up a woman’s skirt on an MBTA train did not break the law.

03/05/2014

Police officers pitch in to throw a birthday party for a boy with autism. (WBZ-TV)

Police Go Above The Call Of Duty To Help Boy With Autism Celebrate His Birthday

A Cambridge police officer recruited cops from 10 departments across the state to help Logan Pearson celebrate his birthday complete with a police escort to the party.

02/22/2014

Logan Pearson with his parents and the piles of birthday cards. (WBZ-TV)

Andover Boy With Autism Gets Birthday Cards From Around The World After Mom’s Facebook Post

He has had 11 birthdays and his family says no one has ever really paid attention. Until now.

02/10/2014

Mother Merilynn with daughter Mackenzie (right) Dias. Mackenzie is donating a kidney to her sister Lindsey. (Karen Twomney/WBZ-TV)

Andover Sisters To Undergo Kidney Transplant

An Andover family is giving the gift of life to each other.

01/06/2014

Pink ribbons line mailboxes on Dascomb Road in Andover in memory of Colleen Ritzer. (WBZ-TV)

Pink Bows Line Andover Road In Memory Of Slain Danvers High Teacher

For more than a mile on Dascomb Road, every mailbox has a pink bow in honor of murdered Danvers High School teacher Colleen Ritzer.

12/25/2013

Walton Valentin (Salem, NH/Police)

Mass. Man Wanted For Attempted Murder At NH Motel

Salem police are searching for a 30-year-old man they say tried to kill a woman.

11/11/2013

Weapons similar to those stolen from agent's vehicle. (Credit FBI)

Teen Charged With Stealing High Powered FBI Rifles In Andover

A 16-year-old was arrested Friday for allegedly stealing two high-powered FBI guns in Andover.

11/08/2013

Weapons similar to those stolen from agent's vehicle. (Credit FBI)

High Powered Weapons Stolen From FBI SWAT Vehicle In Andover

A reward of up to $20,000 is being offered for information leading to the recovery of the guns.

11/07/2013

Dr. Richard Keller (Photo from Boston Children's Hospital website)

Former Children’s Hospital Doctor Pleads Guilty To Child Porn Charges

A pediatric endocrinologist from Children’s Hospital has pleaded guilty to three counts of owning child pornography.

11/04/2013

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