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Curious About Tree 'Trimming' Along VFW Parkway

The busy tree lined VFW Parkway in Boston is getting a trim and not everyone passing by is happy about it. Allen from Jamaica Plain Declared his…


Milan Lucic: Hard Hits

'Curious' Why So Many Sidewalks Aren't Shoveled

This winter’s snow and ice storms have left many sidewalks slippery and dangerous, which has Kari from Waltham Curious about the rules for shoveling…



'Curious': Where's Our January Thaw?

We’re in the heart of winter but many of us are already sick of the frigid cold and snow. When are we getting a warm up? And what happened to our…


WBZ Afternoon Headlines 9/30/10

Boston’s police commissioner says authorities have found some important evidence in the investigation into the shooting deaths of four people – including a toddler – in Mattapan.  A fifth victim is in critical condition.


MA priest cleared of sex abuse allegation

The Boston Archdiocese says a priest accused of sexually abusing a minor in the 1970s has been cleared of wrongdoing and returned to ministry.


Trooper in court to face charges

A veteran Massachusetts state trooper charged with driving drunk and pointing a gun at an off-duty Boston police officer has been released on personal recognizance.


Bill Clinton comes to Boston

Former President Bill Clinton is visiting Massachusetts to help the campaign of Rep. Barney Frank.


BPD responds to jump in violent crime

There’s been a frightening jump in violent crime in Boston. Police are beefing up patrols on word that murders are up 24 percent over this time a year ago.


Davis: BPD will conduct 'status checks'

Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis says  officers will check the immigration status of certain individuals when they are arrested.


Boston cracking down on unsafe buildings

Boston inspectors are about to launch a crackdown on owners of nearly 150 vacant and unsafe buildings in a drive to improve the properties.