Attorneys for creditors of a Massachusetts pharmacy linked to a nationwide meningitis outbreak say they have reached a preliminary settlement that would set up a victim compensation fund worth more than $100 million.
Authorities in Michigan and Massachusetts will coordinate their investigations of a Framingham company that sold steroid injection materials linked to a fungal meningitis outbreak that sickened hundreds of people in 20 states.
Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette said in a prepared statement on Sunday that he and Boston U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz will hold a news conference Monday to discuss a development in the independent state and federal investigations into NECC.
Framingham police are looking for a person who was wearing a Halloween-type mask and then killed a young man sitting in a car.
The campuses in Wellesley, Framingham and Ashland were evacuated after a bomb threat.
Authorities say Joseph Keefe was severely injured while riding his motorcycle on Wednesday.
Nearly a year after a nationwide meningitis outbreak, a multi-party lawsuit is moving forward suing New England Compounding Center in Framingham with negligence.
Five or six home invaders forced a local homeowner to open a safe at gunpoint Sunday night, the police said.
The Massachusetts DPH has confirmed two cases of measles which were diagnosed in August at Mass General Hospital in Boston and Metrowest Hospital in Framingham.
A total of 19 purebred dogs, some of them puppies, were taken by Framingham Animal Control after they were found living in deplorable conditions.