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Richard McEvoy was killed in a suicide blast in Kabul. (Family photo)

North Brookfield Veteran Killed By Suicide Bomber In Afghanistan

A North Brookfield mother is grieving the death of her son who was killed in a suicide bombing in Afghanistan.


The home on Strong Street. (WBZ-TV)

Newburyport Mom, Grandmother Wanted For Child Endangerment Charges

A mother and grandmother facing criminal charges after allegedly raising a 7-year-old girl in an unsanitary trash-filled home failed to appear in court Tuesday.


Sparkle Park in Wilbraham (WBZ-TV)

Wilbraham ‘Sparkle’ Park Built In Memory Of Amy Lord

A new park in Wilbraham dons a sparkly pink sign, remnant of the shining personality of a young woman gone too soon.


(Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

West Bridgewater Police Want You To Know About Their Texting Sting

No, the department’s page hasn’t been hacked.


Ryan Hanigan and Rusney Castillo high five after defeating the Chicago White Sox. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Red Sox Defeat White Sox 5-4

Rusney Castillo homered and drove in a career-high five runs, Joe Kelly won his fifth straight outing and the Boston Red Sox beat the Chicago White Sox Monday night.


A truck slammed into the infamous Westwood train bridge Monday. (Courtesy: Westwood Police Dept.)

Another Truck Slams Into Westwood Train Bridge

Yet another truck has slammed into the East Street bridge in Westwood Monday.


With college students arriving back in the Boston area, online apartment scam rentals are multiplying (WBZ-TV)

Rental Scams Target College Students Moving To Boston

With college students arriving back in the Boston area en masse, the scams are multiplying.


Owen Labrie in Merrimack County Superior Court, Aug. 19, 2015. (WBZ-TV)

Ex-Students At NH Prep School Rape Trial Describe Senior Salute Sex Ritual

More details of an elite prep school’s campus tradition of sexual conquest emerged Monday at a recent graduate’s rape trial as former classmates testified.


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Mass. Warrant Issued For Man Held In Ohio For Crime Spree

A man accused of stabbing a male relative, raping a woman and then driving both victims 800 miles from his Massachusetts home to Ohio has been charged in southern Ohio with escape and theft.


Suffolk Downs. (WBZ-TV)

Thoroughbred Racing Returns To Suffolk Downs

The horse track announced Monday it will hold three special “festival” race days.