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Farmington, NH School Evacuated After Student’s iPod Explodes In Class

New Hampshire firefighters say a high school student playing with his iPod in class caused the battery to explode when he dropped the device, sending light, hazy smoke through the room.


Two customers mistook this umbrella for a rifle, causing a scare at the Burlington Mall on Tuesday.

Police: Suspected Rifle That Closed Burlington Mall Was An Umbrella

State police have located a man who witnesses at the Burlington Mall thought was carrying a rifle; and confirmed the item was actually an umbrella.


Building evacuated on commerce Way in North Andover. (credit: Rick Macomber/CBS)

More Buildings Evacuated As Roof Concerns Continue

The heavy snow and rain continue to cause problems for buildings and roofs in Massachusetts.


Firefighters outside Wareham District Court Wednesday.

Wareham Court Evacuated After Chemical Spill

Wareham District Court on Route 28 was evacuated Wednesday morning because of a toxic spill.


Emergency crews coordinate their response to a propane truck fire in Palmer. (credit: CBS)

Evacuation In Palmer Due To Propane Truck Crash

Officials evacuated a square mile area centered at the intersection of Rt. 32 and Blanchard Rd. The 18-wheeler tractor trailer crashed into a utility pole and burst into flames on Rt. 32, which is also known as South Main St.