Carl Stevens

Activists show support for a ballot question protecting farm animals from cruelty (Image credit Carl Stevens/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Massachusetts Activists: Question Would Protect Farm Animals From Cruelty

Animal advocates converged on the Statehouse Wednesday to launch a ballot question campaign they say will help protect farm animals from cruelty.


Heroin. (File photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Essex County Drug Diversion Program Hopes To Curb Opioid Epidemic

Carl Stevens looks at the Essex County Adult Drug Diversion Program, the only such program out of any D.A.’s office in Massachusetts.


Ashlee Berryman (Facebook photo)

Malden Mother Shot, Killed In Everett Believed To Be Unintended Target

A witness said seven shots were fired off from close range outside Braza Bar and Grill on School Street.


Police sealed off the area around the car after the shooting. (WBZ-TV)

Passenger In Car Killed In Cambridge Shooting

A passenger in a car was shot and killed in Cambridge near MIT Wednesday night.


Rescue crews search Holbrook Lake for a suspect (WBZ-TV)

Holbrook Police Search For Suspect Who Jumped In Lake

Authorities searched for a suspect in an attempted break-in who jumped into a lake while fleeing police Tuesday night.


City Hall Plaza. (Carl Stevens/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Committee To Pick Firm To Handle City Hall Plaza Redesign Plan

City Hall’s design selection committee has interviewed several architectural firms hoping to work with the city on the redesign of City Hall Plaza.


A sinkhole on Cottage Street in East Boston. (Photo credit Nicole Jacobs/WBZ-TV)

Second Sinkhole Opens Up In East Boston

A second sinkhole popped up in East Boston overnight, causing more trouble for residents Tuesday morning.


A wildfire near Bass Lake in California. (Image Credit: Massachusetts Task Force 1)

Members Of Mass. Emergency Crew Respond To California Wildfire

Emergency crews in California have been on hand trying to figure out the best way to control wildfires, and among them was a group from Massachusetts.


Nantucket Lightship. (Carl Stevens/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Nantucket Lightship To Shine Beacon For First Time In Nearly 40 Years

The Nantucket Lightship/LV-112 in Boston Harbor will shine its light for the first time in nearly four decades on National Lighthouse Day.


Jason Fleury at his arraignment in Salem Superior Court, Aug. 6, 2015. (WBZ-TV)

Swampscott Mother Was Beaten To Death, No Bail For Accused Killer

The man charged with killing a Swampscott mother beat her to death, prosecutors revealed in court Thursday.