A scientific search party fanned out today along the Massachusetts coast looking for unwanted and potentially dangerous visitors.
A number of mosquitoes around the state are testing positive for West Nile Virus, health officials said.
What began as a beautiful beach day at Horseneck Beach in Westport ended with 12 people getting stung by Portuguese man-of-wars.
A stray pit bull that was shot several times is recovering at an animal hospital in Westport as police look for the person who shot the animal.
Massachusetts State police say a Fall River man has ended up in the hospital with a broken leg after fleeing police.
Police have arrested a Taunton man suspected of stealing almost 200 brass vases from burial plots at a Sharon cemetery and selling them to a scrap metal dealer.
Beaches in southeastern Rhode Island have reopened to swimmers after a dead great white shark washed ashore just over the Massachusetts line.
A shark washed ashore in Westport on Saturday.
A father claims he was forced to break into a day care in Westport to rescue his little girl, because the staff left for the day and left his daughter locked inside.
Beach Road in Westport sure lived up to its name on Sunday.