Jim Armstrong

Boston MedFlight. (WBZ-TV file image)

Laser Light Aimed At Boston MedFlight Helicopter Cockpit

The Boston MedFlight was bringing a patient to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center around 2:30 a.m. when a green laser was flashed into the helicopter’s cockpit.

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Gloucester Police Chief Leonard Campanello. (WBZ-TV)

DA To Gloucester Chief: Promise For No Heroin Charges Lacks ‘Legal Authority’

Gloucester Police Chief Leonard Campanello’s promise to not charge heroin addicts if they turn their drugs in may “lack legal authority,” the Essex District Attorney warned.

05/22/2015

Weymouth police and school staff gather in front of the high school on Thursday. (WBZ-TV)

House Speaker Stuck In Weymouth School During Lockdown

A suburban Boston high school was placed on lockdown with Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo and another state lawmaker stuck aside.

05/21/2015

Adam and Eve, an etching by Albrecht Durer. (Photo credit: RAFA RIVAS/AFP/Getty Images)

Mayor Walsh ‘Not Happy’ About Art Missing From Boston Public Library

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh said an investigation is ongoing after Boston Public Library officials revealed that two pieces of valuable art are missing.

05/20/2015

The New England Compounding Center in Framingham. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

New $200M Settlement Proposed In NECC Meningitis Outbreak

Sixty four people died and another 751 were injured after being injected by tainted steroids made by NECC in Framingham in 2012.

05/19/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in federal court, May 15, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Sentenced To Death For Marathon Bombings

Jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev reached a verdict Friday afternoon.

05/15/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in court on May 14, 2015 (Sketch credit Jane Rosenberg)

Tsarnaev Jurors Ask Questions During First Full Day Of Deliberations

A series of questions from the Boston Marathon bombing jury on Thursday gave Dzhokhar Tsarnaev and his legal team a glimpse into what the dozen people who control his fate are thinking.

05/14/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (Credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Closing Arguments Heard, Jury Begins Deliberations In Tsarnaev Trial

The task before the Boston Marathon bombing jury is an immense one, no matter how much both legal teams tried to simplify their cases during Wednesday’s closing arguments.

05/13/2015

Federal prosecutor Steven Mellin presents his closing arguments, May 13, 2015. (Sketch credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Jurors Begin Deliberating Fate Of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev In Penalty Phase

Prosecutors and defense attorneys are making a case for life in prison or the death penalty for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in their closing arguments.

05/13/2015

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev listens to defense testimony in court on April 29. (Credit: Jane Rosenberg)

Jury To Soon Begin Deliberating Tsarnaev’s Fate

WBZ Security Analyst Ed Davis does not think prison conditions will sway the jury.

05/12/2015

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