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Higher education Commissioner Carlos Santiago (Photo credit Doug Cope/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Carlos Santiago Named State Commissioner Of Higher Education

The Massachusetts higher education system has a new leader.


Shayanna Jenkins outside Fall River Superior Court, May 15, 2015. (WBZ-TV)

Perjury Charge Dropped Against Aaron Hernandez’s Fiancee

A perjury charge has been dropped against the fiancee of former New England Patriots star and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez.


Stephen Ziska. (Photo credit: Boston College)

Police Searching For Missing Boston College Student

Brookline and Boston College police are looking for help in their search for a missing BC student.



Security Level Raised At U.S. Military Bases Due To ISIS Concerns

The Department of Defense has raised the security level at U.S. military bases because of growing concerns about ISIS.


Train surfing on the Orange Line (Image credit transit police)

Video Captures ‘Train Surfing’ On Orange Line

Transit police have arrested a Jamaica Plain teenager accused of “train surfing” and are warning the public that the stunt can be deadly.


Mikhail Brian Young in court, May 5, 2015. (WBZ-TV)

Police Chief: Sudbury Man’s Alleged Murder Of Parents ‘Doesn’t Shock Me’

Sudbury Police Chief Scott Nix said he was not surprised to hear Mikhael Young allegedly killed his parents, given the suspect’s history in town.


Baltimore City State Attorney Marilyn J. Mosby. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Marilyn Mosby, Prosecutor In Freddie Gray Case, Has Significant Boston Ties

Baltimore City State Attorney Marilyn Mosby, who announced charges against the officers allegedly responsible for the death of Freddie Gray, has significant Massachusetts connections in her background.


The White House. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Harvard Study: Millennials Prefer Democrat For President In 2016

A Harvard University survey released Wednesday shows a majority of millennials prefer a Democrat in the 2016 presidential campaign.


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Marathon Bombing Survivor Foxtrots Across Finish Line

Adrianne Haslet-Davis, who lost part of her left leg in the Boston Marathon bombing, has completed a foxtrot across the finish line.


Aaron Hernandez convicted in Fall River Superior Court, April 15, 2015. (WBZ-TV)

Aaron Hernandez Sentenced To Life In Prison

The jury in the trial of Aaron Hernandez found the former New England Patriots tight end guilty of first-degree murder Wednesday in the 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd.