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Police say these insoles made of cocaine were hidden inside four pairs of shoes that were in Lanns' checked luggage.  (Photo courtesy: Mass. State Police)

JetBlue Passenger Arrested At Logan After Cocaine Found In Shoes

State police arrested a man at Logan Airport Monday night for allegedly trying to smuggle cocaine in his shoes.


Joe Joyce WBZ-TV Meteorologist

Tropics Are Brewing…Emily is Next Up

Our weather outlook here at home is fairly tranquil, but there is a little weather to watch once this awesome weekend is in the books. Today many areas approached 90…but most did not reach it. Sunday will be a tad cooler with Sunshine and highs in the mid 80′s. Lighter NW winds will shift onshore for a PM sea breeze which will cool many area beaches into the 70′s during the afternoon.



Boston Red Sox “Lindos Sueños” Program

April 2, 2011 Through a program called Lindos Sueños (Beautiful Dreams) the Boston Red Sox give inner city teens the opportunity of a life time! They get to visit the Dominican Republic, play some baseball […]


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6 Mass. Residents Contract Cholera In Dominican Republic

The Massachusetts health department says six state residents have tested positive for cholera after attending a wedding in the Dominican Republic earlier this month.


David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox hits a three run homer in the fourth inning as Matt Wieters #32 of the Baltimore Orioles defends on September 22, 2010 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Ortiz Ready To Play Hard For Red Sox

David Ortiz says he is looking forward to playing next season even though the Boston Red Sox did not give him the new multiyear contract he wanted.


PFC Jesus Moreta (credit: CBS)

Worcester Soldier In Iraq Becomes Citizen

This Veterans Day a Naturalization Ceremony was held in Iraq and a soldier from Worcester has become a U.S. citizen.