A kitten removed from a Hooksett, N.H., home. (Image Credit: New Hampshire SPCA)

32 Cats Living In ‘Deplorable Filth’ Removed From NH Home

The homeowner previously had a chance to keep her animals, but officials were forced to take them away because they were not properly cared for.


Crews on scene of a fatal Derry fire. (Image Credit: Derry Fire Department)

Authorities Identify Woman Killed In NH Fire

Firefighters say they were delayed by staffing reductions and hoarding conditions in a New Hampshire home where one person died in a Thursday night fire.


Erika Murray in Worcester Superior Court, Dec. 29, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Lawyer Wants Charges Dismissed Against Worcester Mom With Dead Babies

A lawyer is seeking to have charges dismissed against a mother who lived in a filthy home where the skeletal remains of three babies were found.


The 2-alarm fire in Manchester (WBZ-TV)

3 NH Firefighters Hurt Rescuing Woman From Burning Home; Hoarding Cited

One firefighter fell off a ladder and had the victim land on top of him.


Firefighters battled a three-alarm fire at a Natick home early Thursday morning. (WBZ-TV)

Firefighters Struggle With Hoarding In Natick House Fire

Natick firefighters say they struggled to put out a three-alarm fire Thursday because the house was filled with so much junk.


Erika Murray in Uxbridge District Court , Sept. 12, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Doctors Say Blackstone House Of Squalor Case Goes Beyond Hoarding

The living conditions inside Erika Murray’s Blackstone house go beyond what someone might describe as hoarding.


Joseph Boyer's yard in Andover. (WBZ-TV)

Andover Man Refuses To Remove Junk From Yard

The man who lives in the home says he’s in a legal battle with US Bank over the foreclosure of the house four years ago.


Three people were in this Shrewsbury home when the fire started. (Photo Credit: Jim Claflin)

Elderly Man Killed In Shrewsbury House Fire

A house fire in Shrewsbury that left an elderly man dead is not suspicious, investigators said Thursday.


Hoarding (file image)

Research Suggests Genetics Are Behind Hoarding

Researchers have mounting evidence a hoarder’s brain is wired differently.


Three firefighters and a homeowner escaped this burning house in Peabody.

Firefighters Escape Burning Peabody Home Filled With Debris

Several firefighters became trapped while battling a house fire Monday morning.