Massachusetts

A Boston alleyway where a victim was robbed at gunpoint. (Photo by Beth Germano/WBZ-TV)

Police Investigating Similar Armed Robberies In Boston, Brookline, Cambridge

Police in Boston, Cambridge and Brookline are investigating whether there are any connections between five armed robberies that occurred in about an hour early Friday morning.

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A fire broke out at a Hull home on Friday. (Photo by Norwell Fire Department)

Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Hull House Fire

Firefighters battled a two-alarm fire at a house in Hull on Friday.

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A rendering of the girl who was found on Deer Island. (WBZ-TV)

Police Get Tips On Girl Found Dead At Deer Island

Massachusetts authorities say hundreds of tips have poured in from across the country after they released a computer-generated image of a young girl found dead in a plastic bag in Boston Harbor.

07/03/2015

Kyle Loughlin. (WBZ-TV)

Former Bridgewater State Daycare Worker Pleads Not Guilty In Child Rape Case

A Massachusetts judge has set bail at $100,000 for a former Bridgewater State University student accused of sexually assaulting two young boys while working at a campus daycare center.

07/03/2015

New Balance sneaker. (Photo courtesy: New Balance-Facebook)

Military Recruits Still Not Using American-Made Sneakers

Last April, the Department of Defense announced military recruits would start using athletic shoes 100 percent made and manufactured in America, in recognition of a law Congress passed in 1941 requiring the department give preference to American-made goods.

07/03/2015

Aaron Hernandez in court on April 2 (WBZ)

Judge Approves Subpoena Of Phone Records In Hernandez Case

A Massachusetts judge has authorized a subpoena so lawyers for former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez can identify an anonymous tipster who claimed one of the jurors who convicted Hernandez of murder may have been “untruthful” during jury selection.

07/03/2015

(Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Man Killed in Carver Motorcycle Crash

Police say a 28-year-old man was killed in a motorcycle crash in southeastern Massachusetts.

07/03/2015

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO WITH MARIA GONZALEZ ALBUIXECH 3

U.S. Supreme Court’s Decision on Obamacare

July 4, 2015 Recently, the U.S. Supreme Court decided to save Obamacare. The 6-to-3 ruling of the president’s health care law guarantees the Affordable Care Act will survive after the president leaves office in 2017. […]

WBZ-TV–07/03/2015

Snow plow. (WBZ-TV)

I-Team: Snow Plow Damage Claims Skyrocket, But Boston Residents Get Cold Shoulder

The I-Team reviewed claims in the City of Boston, compared the denial rate with surrounding communities, and asked the mayor if residents are getting a fair shot.

07/02/2015

Andrew Costello. (WBZ-TV)

Mass. Man Recovering After ‘Frightening’ Shark Attack Off N.C. Coast

68-year-old Massachusetts resident Andrew Costello says he is on the mend after being attacked by a shark off the North Carolina coast on Wednesday.

07/02/2015

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