A woman was stabbed several times by her girlfriend inside their apartment in Lawrence on Saturday morning before the building was set on fire, police said.
Firefighters battled a large fire in an abandoned building in Lynn on Thursday afternoon.
Stoneham police say they are investigating an apparent marijuana growing operation that was discovered after a home caught fire.
The medical examiner has released the official cause of death for two Boston firefighters killed in a fire on Beacon Street in March.
A firefighter was injured when flames swept through a home in Billerica Saturday morning.
Thirteen people were injured in an overnight fire in Dennisport, officials say.
One firefighter was treated for smoke inhalation and another suffered a leg injury after a fire in West Roxbury.
A fire leveled a maintenance garage that housed about $1 million worth of golf course equipment at the Thomson Country Club Golf Course in North Reading early Saturday morning.
Court records show that a Manchester, New Hampshire, couple was strangled five days before firefighters found their bodies in their burning home.
Research has found significantly higher rates of respiratory, digestive and urinary cancers in firefighters than in the general population.