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Facebook Scam Alert: Braintree Resident Swindled Out Of $3K

Braintree police are warning of a scam that has one resident out thousands of dollars.



Braintree Student Arrested For Allegedly Bringing Loaded Gun To School

A 14-year-old boy was arrested for allegedly bringing a gun to a Braintree school on Wednesday morning.


Brandon Jones is arraigned on March 13 for his alleged role in a stabbing at TD Garden, (WBZ-TV)

TD Garden Stabbing Suspect Arraigned

Braintree resident Brandon Jones was arraigned in Boston Municipal Court, charged for his role in a stabbing inside TD Garden.


The MBTA turned to inmates to help shovel out the tracks (Photo credit Kim Tunnicliffe/WBZ)

MBTA Offers $30 An Hour To Shovel Out Tracks

The MBTA will continue operating on a limited schedule Tuesday as it works to get public transportation up and running again post-snowstorm.


A tractor trailer vs. commuter rail crash in Braintree (WBZ-TV)

Commuter Rail Train Strikes Tractor-Trailer In Braintree

A commuter rail train struck a tractor-trailer in Braintree on Wednesday.


Police search for evidence after the shooting on Old Colony Avenue Tuesday.

Boston Police Officer Forgives Man Who Tried To Kill Him

A Boston police officer who says he felt the heat and heard the whistle of a bullet fired by a fleeing suspect as it narrowly missed his head offered forgiveness to his assailant in court.


Holiday lights display in Braintree (WBZ-TV)

Braintree Man Pulls Plug On Holiday Display That Caused Traffic Nightmare

A Braintree neighborhood is pulling the plug on a popular holiday lights display.


The so-called "Black Friday Ninjas" talk to WBZ's Jim Smith.  (WBZ-TV)

Black Friday Brings Out All-Night Shoppers (And Ninjas)

Plenty of people were out all night shopping, going after Black Friday bargains, including two “ninjas.”


A car smashed into a town sign and gas pump. (Photo credit: Braintree Fire Department)

Metal Sign Impales Car Windshield In Braintree, Narrowly Misses Driver

A driver narrowly escaped injury over the weekend after a metal sign post speared through the front windshield of her car.


Harvard Vanguard Medical Center was evacuated for a man with Ebola-like symptoms. (WBZ)

Harvard Vanguard: Patients And Staff Safe After Braintree Ebola Evacuation

Harvard Vanguard Medical Center was evacuated on Sunday after a man arrived with Ebola-like symptoms, but the clinic is open for business on Monday.