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A dog does a perimeter check. (WBZ-TV)

State To Tighten Security Ahead Of July 4 Celebrations

Federal Homeland Security authorities are increasingly calling for vigilance, some suggesting the terror threat is higher now than at any point since the September 11th attack.

17 hours ago

WBZ-TV anchor Lisa Hughes at Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular. (WBZ-TV)

WBZ-TV Anchor Lisa Hughes Announced As Orator For Boston’s July 4 Celebration

Hughes is a “speaker who embodies America’s spirit of freedom,” Boston’s Mayor Marty Walsh said Monday.

23 hours ago

Thomas Kennedy (pictured right) wit Mass. Gov. Charlie Baker. (Photo courtesy: State Sen. Thomas Kennedy via Facebook)

Thomas Kennedy, Longtime State Lawmaker, Dies At 63

Massachusetts state Sen. Thomas Kennedy of Brockton has died.


A tanker truck crash in Lowell. (Courtesy: The Lowell Sun)

Driver Killed In Lowell Tanker Truck Crash

A woman was killed Sunday afternoon after the car she was driving crashed head-on into an oil delivery truck.


David Ortiz  bumps chests with teammate Pablo Sandoval  following his two-run home run off of pitcher Chris Archer #22 of the Tampa Bay Rays. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Ortiz, Sandoval And De Aza Homer Power Red Sox Past Rays

David Ortiz, Pablo Sandoval and Alejandro De Aza homered to back the pitching of Justin Masterson and lead the Boston Red Sox to a 5-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.


A crash in Bridgewater sent 10 people to the hospital. (WBZ-TV)

10 Injured In Bridgewater Car Crash

A two-car crash in Bridgewater Thursday evening sent 10 people to the hospital.


Sheridan Square complex in Rockland. (WBZ-TV)

Toddler Falls From Window Of Rockland Condo Complex

A 2-year-old boy fell out of the window of a condo complex in Rockland.



WBZ-TV’s Jack Williams Recieves A Couple Surprise Visitors

The legendary news anchor received a blast from the past visit on the news set.



Here’s What Bostonians Think About WBZ-TV’s Jack Williams

Jon Keller took to the streets to find out what Bostonians really think about the veteran news anchor.



Boston Passes New Resolution in Favor of Immigrant Children

June 27, 2015 On Wednesday, June 24th Boston City Council unanimously approved a local resolution in support of immigrant children and their families. The resolution, promoted by the non-profit organization Centro Presente, has been sponsored […]