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Pedestrian Struck By Brockton Police CruiserA Brockton Police cruiser struck a pedestrian on Main Street Friday night.
Allegations Of Animal Cruelty Investigated At Cape Cod Horse FarmThe MSPCA is investigating Smithfield Farm after receiving tips from the public about alleged animal cruelty.
Friends, Family Mourn Chicopee Soldier Killed In AfghanistanMaster Sgt. Luis Deleon-Figueroa was one of two soldiers killed in combat on Wednesday.
Biden At NH Campaign Stop: What If Obama Had Been Assassinated?Joe Biden pondered a most serious, and awkward, question at a campaign stop Friday: What if Barack Obama had been assassinated during his presidential campaign in 2008?
'It Was Panic': Fire Shuts Down Service On Orange LineA fire on the Orange Line in Medford created chaos for commuters Friday afternoon.
Video: Man Swings Hatchet In Brockton Store Before Being Shot By PoliceNew video from inside a Brockton cell phone store shows the moment when a man took out a hatchet and went after employees.
BU Mourns 'Smart' And 'Exciting' Student Killed In Murder-SuicideBoston University students remember Erin Edwards as a force to be reckoned with.
Third Human Case Of EEE Found In Franklin County; Mass. Expands Spray ZoneThe Massachusetts Department of Public Health has confirmed a third human case of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE), this one in northern Franklin County.
VW Recalls 679K Cars In US To Fix Potential Rollaway ProblemVolkswagen is recalling about 679,000 cars in the U. S. to fix a problem that could let the cars roll away unexpectedly.
Trump Tweet: Dow May Have Plunged 500+ Points Because Seth Moulton Dropped Out Of Presidential RaceMoulton dropped out of the race for president on Friday.
Danvers Police Search For Driver Who Hit Gas Pump, Sparking FireDanvers Police are searching for the driver who crashed into a gas pump, sparked a fire and took off overnight.
Escaped Python On The Loose In NewtonIt slithered away from a backyard in Newton Corner.