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Karen Twomey

Runners approach the finish line of the 118th Boston Marathon on April 21, 2014. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

BAA: 99% Of Runners Completed ‘Epic’ Boston Marathon

“The one word I have to describe it all – epic,” race director Dave McGillivray told reporters Tuesday at a post-race news conference.

04/22/2014

Josh Wairi (Photo from Facebook)

Cambridge Teacher Charged With Child Porn Also Taught In Somerville

Josh Wairi, 27, of Somerville, previously taught at two Somerville schools and was teaching at a Cambridge school this year. He was arrested at home Thursday.

04/18/2014

Berkeley & Boylston Streets.(Credit: WBZ-TV's Chris Gobeille)

WBZ Reporters Reflect On Bombing, Week That Followed

The Boston Marathon bombings put members of the news media in new and unfamiliar roles last year.

04/17/2014

The fire quickly moved floor to floor up a utility shaft. (WBZ-TV)

6-Alarm Fire Damages Cambridge Apartment Building

A six-alarm fire caused extensive damage to a Cambridge apartment building, but authorities say all the residents escaped unharmed.

04/17/2014

There were no serious injuries in the fire at this Olive Ave. home. (WBZ-TV)

Lawrence Firefighters Confronted By Explosions In House Fire

There’s no word yet on what caused a three-alarm fire with explosions at a home in Lawrence overnight.

04/10/2014

(Photo by Karen Twomey-WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Simmons College Students Sick With Norovirus

Simmons College says about 20 students became sick with the norovirus over the weekend.

04/09/2014

WBZ-TV's Phil Vaughn at the starting line in 2013. (Credit: WBZ-TV's Debbie Kim)

Runners Stopped Short Are Determined To Finish The Race

Less than a mile from the Boston Marathon finish, runner Phil Vaughn captured the chaos and confusion on a small video camera strapped to his head, the moment police stopped the crowd, announcing runners could not continue to the end.

04/09/2014

Black bunting goes up on Plymouth Police Station the day after a police officer was killed in a motorcycle crash. (Karen Twomey/WBZ)

Investigation Ongoing Into Cause Of Crash That Killed Plymouth Officer

A day of remembrance continues in the Bay State as Plymouth first responders mourn the death of a police officer, killed on duty.

04/02/2014

Easy St. in Nantucket flooded during the high tide, March 26, 2014. (Photo courtesy: Nicole Harnishfeger/The Inquirer and Mirror)

Cape And Islands Battered By High Winds, Blowing Snow

A spring storm blasted the Cape and Islands with high winds and blowing snow on Wednesday.

03/26/2014

Matthew Dion. (Photo courtesy: NH Attorney General's Office)

‘Person Of Interest’ Identified In NH Home Explosion

The New Hampshire attorney general’s office says the deaths of a man and a woman found in a Manchester house after an explosion and fire are suspicious, and they’re looking for a person of interest in the case.

03/25/2014

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