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Christina Hager

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Tractor Trailer Crashes Onto Boston Common

It took several hours for crews to remove a tractor trailer that crashed onto Boston Common Thursday afternoon.

07/17/2014

Flooding on Rt. 128 in Waltham. (Photo Courtesy Maura Prince)

Flash Floods Strand Drivers In Waltham, Surrounding Towns

Cleanup was underway Wednesday night after heavy rains caused flash floods in Waltham, turning streets into rivers, leaving a number of drivers stranded and bringing traffic in the area to a halt.

07/16/2014

John O'Brien. (WBZ-TV)

Closing Arguments Made In John O’Brien Probation Hiring Trial

O’Brien, William Burke and Elizabeth Tavares are accused of trying to curry favor with powerful lawmakers by funneling jobs to politically connected applicants at the expense of more qualified candidates.

07/15/2014

Patrick Sweeney hiking with sons Patrick and Shannon. (Image courtesy Sweeney family)

Cambridge Family Survives Avalanche At Mont Blanc

A Cambridge father and his children, 11-year-old Shannon and 9-year-old Patrick, were a few thousand feet from their goal.

07/14/2014

(Photo from Mark Parkinson/LNS)

4 Adults, 3 Children Killed In Lowell Apartment Building Fire

Seven people were killed in a fire that tore through a three-story apartment building in Lowell on Thursday.

07/10/2014

Kathleen O'Neil was killed in a hit and run crash in Saugus. (WBZ-TV)

Police Looking For New Leads In Saugus Hit And Run

Three years after a 41-year-old woman was killed, Saugus police are trying to drum up new leads.

07/09/2014

Rally on Boston’s City Hall plaza to protest U.S. Supreme Court decisions involving reproductive rights. (WBZ-TV)

Debate Heats Up Over Recent Supreme Court Rulings

Hundreds converged on Boston’s City Hall plaza Tuesday night to protest recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions involving reproductive rights.

07/08/2014

Gas pump (WBZ-TV)

Higher Gas Prices And Heavy Traffic Predicted For July 4 Weekend

AAA predicts two records this week: the most July 4 holiday road trips in seven years and the highest July Fourth Holiday gas prices in six years.

06/30/2014

State Police Bomb Squad with robot. (WBZ-TV)

Police Inundated With Suspicious Backpack Calls Since Marathon Bombings

Massachusetts State Police say they’re getting more calls than ever before to check possible explosives and suspicious items.

06/26/2014

Said Said charged in rape, robbery of woman in South Boston. (WBZ-TV)

Driver Charged In South Boston Rape, Robbery Held On $35,000 Bail

A livery driver charged with raping and robbing a woman in South Boston was ordered held on $35,000 bail Wednesday.

06/25/2014

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