Boston Nonprofit For Disabled Workers Files Complaint Against Rose Kennedy GreenwayThe Boston nonprofit for the disabled that lost its contract to maintain to the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway park in the heart of the city has filed a discrimination complaint with the state. Katie Johnston reports.
Judge Denies Bid For New Trial In Rwanda Genocide CaseA woman serving a 10-year sentence in federal prison for lying about her role in the 1994 Rwanda genocide to obtain U.S. citizenship has lost her latest bid for a new trial. Katie Johnston reports.
Manager Pleads Guilty To Stealing $1.8 Million From Cape Cod Timeshare ResortA Massachusetts woman has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $1.8 million from a Cape Cod timeshare resort where she worked. Prosecutors say 63-year-old Donna Zoppi, of Eastham, was sentenced to up to three years in state prison after pleading guilty this week to larceny. Katie Johnston reports.
Manchester VA Medical Center Closes 3 Operating Rooms Due To Fly ProblemsThe Manchester VA Medical Center says three operating rooms have been closed out of an abundance of caution after flies were found in one of them. Katie Johnston reports.
Lottery: Unclaimed $100,000 Mass Cash Prize Will Expire SoonSomeone has won a big lottery payout, but may not know it. Katie Johnston reports.
Web Extra: Full Interview With GOP Presidential Candidate Joe WalshWBZ-TV's Liam Martin spoke with Republican Presidential candidate Joe Walsh in a one-on-one interview.
CEO: Dick's Sporting Goods Destroys $5 Million Worth Of WeaponsDick's Sporting Goods has destroyed $5 million of the chain's gun inventory, its CEO said. After finding out that Dick's had sold the Parkland shooter a shotgun, CEO Edward Stack decided last year the company would no longer sell firearm to anyone under 21. Katie Johnston reports.
Dog Ownership Linked To 24% Lower Risk Of Dying Early, Research ShowsNeed an excellent reason to add a dog to your life? How about living longer? Katie Johnston reports.
Redskins Adrian Peterson, Donald Penn Both Asked Tom Brady For His Jersey On SundayEveryone wants a piece of Tom Brady, even teams he just trounced on the football field. Following Sunday's 33-7 victory over the Redskins, the Patriots quarterback was approached by two Washington players asking for his jersey. Katie Johnston reports.
GE Freezes Pension Plan For 20,000 WorkersGeneral Electric announced Monday it will freeze its US pension plan for about 20,000 workers to help clean up the company’s beleaguered balance sheet. Katie Johnston reports.
What A Week: Impeachment Strategies; Race For Kennedy's Congressional SeatWBZ TV's Chris McKinnon and Jon Keller discuss the political strategies of both sides of the impeachment inquiry and the race for Rep. Joe Kennedy's congressional seat
Web Extra: Vail Family On Declan's DiagnosisJeremy and Stephanie Vail open up about their son Declan's brain tumor diagnosis and how the community responded in an interview with WBZ-TV's Lisa Hughes.
Dental Experts Warn Against Using Baking Soda, Salt To Whiten TeethIf you regularly enjoy coffee, tea, red wine and pastas with marinara sauce, you might be aware that these foods and beverages leave behind stains on your teeth well after they are consumed. Katie Johnston reports.
28 German Shepherds In Protective Custody For 2 Years Are Going Up For AdoptionMore than two dozen German Shepherds that have been in legal limbo for almost two years have taken a big step toward adoption. Katie Johnston reports.
TripAdvisor Will Stop Selling Tickets To SeaWorld & Others That Breed Whales, DolphinsOnline travel giant TripAdvisor is making a big change to its policy on animal attractions. Katie Johnston reports.
WATCH: Moose Climbs Out Of New Hampshire Swimming Pool After Being Stuck For HoursA moose managed to get itself into a Bedford, New Hampshire swimming pool Tuesday evening. Katie Johnston reports.
Raw Video: Aerial View Of Wreckage From WWII Plane Crash In ConnecticutA World War II-era B-17 bomber crashed Wednesday morning while trying to land at Connecticut's Bradley International Airport,
Instagram Releases New 'Restrict' Feature To Help Fight BullyingInstagram's new Restrict features allows you to set limits on other user's comments. The tool is aimed at fighting social media bullying. Katie Johnston reports.
People Are Now Texting Nearly As Fast As They TypeTyping speeds on mobile devices are approaching those on physical keyboards, a new study shows. Katie Johnston reports.
Former Boston Marathon Champ & Top Track Coach Alberto Salazar Receives 4-Year Doping BanRenowned track coach Alberto Salazar, a former Boston Marathon champion who trained four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah, along with a gold medalist and other top contenders at this week’s world championships, has been kicked out of the competition after being handed a four-year ban in a case long pursued by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency. Katie Johnston reports.
Mayor In Maine Plans To Declare Oct. 14 To Be Columbus Day, Defying State LawA conservative mayor in Maine says he plans to declare Oct. 14 to be Columbus Day, in defiance of state law. Katie Johnston reports.
Mark Zuckerberg: Elizabeth Warren’s Pledge To Break Up Facebook Would ‘Suck For Us’Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that an Elizabeth Warren presidency would be bad for his business, according to leaked audio from a company meeting. He told employees that a legal battle resulting from her pledge to break up the big technology companies would “suck for us.” Katie Johnston reports.
New ‘State-Of-The-Art’ Veterans Clinic To Be Built In WorcesterThe University of Massachusetts Medical School and the Veterans Administration have announced plans to build a 53,000-square foot veterans outpatient clinic on campus. Katie Johnston reports.
WBZ News Update for September 28Lawrence Residents Return Home After Gas Leak, Stow Police Looking For Man, Boston Citizenship Day And Fall Weather Next Week