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Laptop users in a Boston coffee shop. (WBZ-TV photo)

Coffee Shops Limit Wi-Fi To Discourage ‘Laptop Hobos’

Some shops, overwhelmed by people surfing the web and holding business meetings, are developing more restrictive policies with their Wi-Fi.

08/05/2013

Lisa Brown is accused of setting her Brighton apartment on fire. (WBZ-TV photo)

Boston Mom Charged With Starting Blaze

A Boston woman has been ordered to undergo mental health evaluation after being charged with starting a fire at her apartment that trapped her adult daughter and the daughter’s boyfriend.

08/05/2013

Damaged cars on Comm. Ave in Brighton

Resident Believes Plow Damaged 20 Cars In Brighton

About 20 cars on Comm. Ave in Brighton were damaged in Tuesday’s storm. A resident thinks a plow is to blame.

03/19/2013

Students at St. Joseph Prep in Brighton

Local Catholic Students Witness History As Pope Departs

Theology class turned in to a history lesson for sophomores at St. Joseph Prep in Brighton as they watched the pope they knew, and their church, walk in to the unknown.

02/28/2013

Rock-Slide

Rock Slide In Brighton Is Close Call For Single Family Home

Boston authorities were called to the scene of a rock slide in Brighton on Sunday evening.

02/24/2013

Barbara Riley's son was killed by a drunk driver.

Mother Of Drunk Driving Victim Makes Plea Ahead Of New Year’s Holiday

Barbara Riley’s son was killed in 2008 while walking home from work on Soldiers Field Road in Brighton. The driver had been drinking.

12/28/2012

A pedestrian was struck and killed Monday. (CBS)

Man Struck And Killed By Tractor Trailer At Boston Hospital

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a tractor trailer on the grounds of St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center.

12/24/2012

(Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

‘Trees For Troops’ Sending Donated Christmas Trees To Servicemembers

Hundreds of members of the military will be getting a little something extra this holiday season thanks to a program that sends them donated Christmas trees for the holidays.

11/23/2012

Police say this photo shows Adriana Ferreira accepting a bribe.

RMV Worker Charged In Illegal Immigrant License Scam

A woman who works for the Registry of Motor Vehicles is in federal custody and faces a 73-count indictment in an alleged scheme involving using her position at the RMV to defraud illegal immigrants.

11/16/2012

The drink 5-Hour Energy. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

FDA Investigates Deaths Possibly Linked To 5-Hour Energy

Energy drinks are hugely popular, but now there’s an investigation into one of the most popular brands.

11/15/2012

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