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Massachusetts Home Sales Soar In June

The number of single-family homes sold in Massachusetts last month shot up by more than 11 percent compared to June 2014, making it the best June in a decade, according to an organization that tracks the market.

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Auburn police are asking residents to be on the lookout for possible scamming contractors. (Photo Credit: Auburn Police Department)

Auburn Police Warn Of Scamming Contractors

Auburn police are warning residents to steer clear of possible scamming contractors going door-to-door, looking to cut a quick deal.



Boston Summer Festivals: Puerto Rican Festival of MA 2015

July 25, 2015 We continue to offer you our special coverage of some of Boston’s biggest summer festivals! On this edition, we tell you about the Puerto Rican Festival of Massachusetts 2015. It’s considered the […]


Hundreds lined the streets of Springfield to pay respects to Sgt. Thomas Sullivan (WBZ-TV)

Body Of Springfield Marine Killed In Tennessee Shooting Returns Home

Hundreds of people lined the streets of Springfield to pay final respects to a Marine from the city killed by a gunman in Tennessee.


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Man Charged With Assaulting Woman In Merrimac Police Station

A man is charged with assaulting a woman in the Merrimac Police Station lobby Friday.


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Police Impersonator Allegedly Approaches Boy Near Randolph Playground

Randolph police are looking for a police impersonator who allegedly approached a 12-year-old boy near a school playground on Thursday afternoon.


Domenic the split-colored lobster. (Photo Credit: Chris Burgess/New England Aquarium)

Rare Split-Colored Lobster Caught Off Massachusetts Coast

New England Aquarium researchers say a rare split-colored lobster has been caught by a Winthrop lobsterman off the coast of Massachusetts.


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Shot Fired At State Police Cruiser, Rifle Found, But No Suspect

Massachusetts State Police are looking for the person who fired a gunshot at a trooper’s cruiser early Thursday morning.


The Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: What Good Has Casino Law Done?

What good is the state law allowing casinos doing?


An updated computer-generated image of the unidentified Deer Island girl with earrings. (Image credit Mass. State Police)

‘Baby Doe’ DNA Sent To Lab In Texas For Advanced Testing

Police have sent the DNA to a lab in Texas where advanced testing will be done to come up with a more detailed profile.