Peabody police arrested a man and made a major seizure of “illegal marijuana products” over the weekend Katie Johnston reports.
Twinkies Are Being Turned Into Breakfast CerealPost is partnering with Hostess to turn the 90-year-old treat into a cereal that will be available nationwide in late December. Katie Johnston reports.
Meet Narwhal The Magical Unicorn PuppyThis puppy has a second tail on his face. He’s been named ‘Narwhal the Little Magical Furry Unicorn.’
Red Hot Chili Peppers, Foo Fighters To Headline 2020 Boston Calling Music FestivalA pair of big-name bands will take center stage at the annual Boston Calling music festival over Memorial Day weekend. Katie Johnston reports.
Rare Deer-Like Animal Rediscovered After 15 YearsThis is a silver-backed chevrotain, also known as the Vietnamese mouse-deer. Scientists rediscovered the species in Vietnam after more than 25 years, Global Wildlife Conservation said in a statement. The creature is about the size of a rabbit and typically weighs less than 10 pounds.
Ben & Jerry’s Sued For Saying Ice Cream Comes From ‘Happy Cows’Ben & Jerry’s is facing a lawsuit accusing the ice cream maker and its parent company of false advertising by saying the milk and cream in its products comes from “happy cows.” Katie Johnston reports.
People Just Received Text Messages Originally Sent On Valentine’s DayText messages received overnight on Wednesday caused confusion, misunderstandings and even alarm for some recipients. Katie Johnston reports.
Toddler Trains As Firefighter In Adorable Home VideoThis Florida 3-year-old put out a fire and practiced saving somebody.
Veterans Day Deals & Discounts: Boston-Area Restaurants Offering Free Meals MondayNovember 11 is Veterans Day, a time to honor and thank those who have served our country. Many restaurants on Monday are showing their gratitude with special discounts or free meals for veterans and active military personnel. Katie Johnston reports.
Veterans In Connecticut Prison Getting Help From HorsesA group of Connecticut prisoners is learning to cope with issues such as post-traumatic stress by interacting with horses. Katie Johnston reports.
Gov. Charlie Baker Thanks Exiting Colonel Kerry Gilpin For Reform Work With State PoliceMassachusetts State Police Colonel Kerry Gilpin headed up the organization during a time of sweeping reforms.
Tornado Caught On Camera In GreeceSecurity cameras at a factory in Greece captured debris flying around as a tornado swept past the building on Monday.
Holiday Cups Are Back At Starbucks And Dunkin'Starbucks and Dunkin' are releasing their annual holiday cups this week.
Web Extra: Bear Gets Stuck In A DumpsterA bear got stuck in a dumpster in Kings Beach, California Monday morning.
More Than 100 Vegetable Products Recalled For Listeria ConcernsThe Mann Packaging Co. is voluntarily recalling more than 100 vegetable products sold in the United States and Canada for possible listeria contamination. Katie Johnston reports.
Santa Is Already At The Burlington Mall – See When He’s Coming To A Mall Near YouThe holidays have arrived – at least at the Burlington Mall. Halloween is barely in the rear-view mirror, but Santa has already set up shop. Katie Johnston reports.
Outlaws Motorcycle Club Regional President Arrested On Gun ChargesA convicted felon and president of a local motorcycle club was arrested Wednesday on gun charges. Bruce Sartwell, a.k.a “Monster,” 48, of East Bridgewater, is the regional president of the Brockton/East Bridgewater chapters of the Outlaws Motorcycle Club. Katie Johnston reports.
What A Week: Impeachment Risk; Curse Of The Prosecutor; Tax Hikes And TrafficWBZ's Chris McKinnon and Jon Keller discuss the Democrats impeachment risk, Kamala Harris and the curse of the prosecutor, and the tax hikes that might be needed in Massachusetts to solve some traffic problems.
Halloween Trick-Or-Treaters Get THC Gummy Candy In Connecticut; Police InvestigatingTwo trick-or-treaters received THC gummies instead of candy this Halloween, according to police in Connecticut. Katie Johnston reports.
Pete Buttigieg Is Boston Celtics Coach Brad Stevens For HalloweenIt’s not the most elaborate costume, but Pete Buttigieg doesn’t need much to pull off a convincing imitation of Brad Stevens. The South Bend, Indiana mayor and presidential candidate decided to be the Boston Celtics coach for Halloween. Katie Johnston reports.
Guitars Signed By Aerosmith, Paul Stanley Among 11+ Instruments Stolen In Concord NHPolice are asking the public for help to find at least 11 instruments stolen in Concord, New Hampshire. Katie Johnston reports.
Northbridge Police: Don’t Be Afraid Of ‘Halloween Enthusiast’ Michael Myers Walking StreetsIf you see Michael Myers wandering around Northbridge on Thursday, don’t be alarmed. Katie Johnston reports.
Halloween Google Doodle Lets You Click For A Trick Or TreatIt’s trick-or-treating – Google style. Katie Johnston reports.
Halifax Man Wins $1 Million On Scratch Ticket, Plans To Buy Bruins Season TicketsA Halifax man who won big on a scratch ticket plans to go to more hockey games. Katie Johnston reports.
Web Extra: Westford Elementary School Principal Grateful For Support After AccidentKevin LaCoste talks to WBZ-TV about the recovery from a freak accident at his home.