Microsoft Is Latest Employer To Require COVID VaccinesMicrosoft is joining the growing list of companies that are requiring workers to get vaccinated. Katie Johnston reports.
Gabby Thomas, Mass. Native And Harvard Grad, Sprints To 200 Meter Bronze In Tokyo OlympicsMassachusetts native and Harvard graduate Gabby Thomas earned a bronze medal in the 200 meter sprint at the summer Olympics in Tokyo Tuesday. Katie Johnston reports.
Gas Prices Rise Again In Massachusetts And NationwideMassachusetts gas prices, already averaging above $3, continue to rise. AAA said Monday that the average gas price in the state is up a penny from last week to $3.03 a gallon. Katie Johnston reports.
Target Requiring Workers In Substantial, High-Risk COVID Areas To Wear Face MasksTarget is updating its face mask policy for employees in light of new Centers For Disease Control guidance. Katie Johnston reports.
Generac Portable Generators Recalled After Several Finger Amputations IncidentsThe manufacturing company Generac is recalling more than 320,000 of their portable generators because an unlocked handle can pinch someone's fingers, crushing or even severing it. Katie Johnston reports.
Hingham Police: Crash Video Reminder 'Why You Should ALWAYS Wear Your Seat Belt'Police said a crash that was caught on camera in Hingham serves as a reminder of the importance of wearing seat belts. Katie Johnston reports.
Baseball Hall Of Fame Denies Curt Schilling's Request To Be Removed From BallotCurt Schilling fell just short of enshrinement in the Baseball Hall of Fame this year. Prior to learning the results of this year's voting, Schilling politely asked the Hall of Fame to remove his name from the ballot next year, which will be Schilling's final year of eligibility. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Car Crashes Into McDonald’s In NewburyportFirst responders say it’s fortunate that no one was hurt after a car crashed through a McDonald’s in Newburyport. Katie Johnston reports.
Crash Caught On Camera Amid Uptick In Complaints About Off-Road Vehicles In Pelham, NHPolice in one New Hampshire town have seen an uptick of complaints about off-road vehicles recently, including one crash that was caught on a home security camera. Katie Johnston reports.
Red Sox To Celebrate Disability Awareness Night At Fenway ParkThe Boston Red Sox on Monday will celebrate "Disability Awareness Night" at Fenway Park. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Massachusetts Gas Prices Remain Above $3 Per Gallon; 'Could Be Less Expensive In August'Gas prices in Massachusetts are still averaging above $3 per gallon, holding steady at $3.02 for another week. Geoff Petrulis reports.
Bill Belichick, Roger Goodell, Adele Among Guests At Robert Kraft's Star-Studded Surprise Birthday PartyA long list of celebrities attended a star-studded surprise birthday party for Patriots owner Robert Kraft over the weekend in the Hamptons. Katie Johnston reports.
Massachusetts Schools Ranked The Best In The Country In New SurveyMassachusetts schools are second to none, a new study finds. WalletHub released its annual ranking of the best and worst school systems among the 50 states and Washington, D.C. Geoff Petrulis reports.
LOOK: Police Find 3,100 Bags Of Heroin In Frosted Flakes Cereal BoxTwo Vermont men are facing drug trafficking charges after a trooper in western Massachusetts pulled them over and found 3,100 bags of heroin inside a cereal box. Katie Johnston reports.
Gov. Baker Says He'd Be 'Hard-Pressed To Support Changing' Massachusetts’ Happy Hour BanDuring a press conference on Thursday, Baker stated that he did not support reversing the state's "Happy Hour" ban, saying he remembered "horrible, awful, horrible, terrible experiences on a very regular basis that came with happy hours back in the day."
Gov. Baker Not Looking At Bringing Back COVID Restrictions In Mass. Despite Rise In CasesAs a press conference on Cape Cod Thursday, Gov. Charlie Baker said he is not "looking at changing any of our existing rules or policies" despite a recent rise in COVID cases.
Muffins Sold At Stop & Shop Among Those Recalled For Listeria ContaminationThe baked goods from "Give and Go Prepared Foods" were sold at a number of retailers nationwide including Walmart and 7-Eleven. Katie Johnston reports.
Four Pounds Of Cocaine Made To Look Like Cake Seized In MaineAgents with the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency stopped a man and woman on I-295 and said they discovered “a significant amount of cocaine in their vehicle.” Katie Johnston reports.
Thursday Marks Last Day To Register For All 5 Massachusetts 'VaxMillions' DrawingsThursday marks the last opportunity to register for all five chances to win a million dollars or a college scholarship, if you live in Massachusetts and are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Katie Johnston reports.
More Than 100 'Adorable' Kittens Arrive In Massachusetts By Plane For AdoptionLooking to adopt a cat? More than 100 "adorable" kittens arrived in New Bedford Tuesday morning and will be ready for adoption this week. Katie Johnston reports.
Chatham Beaches Reopen After 7 Portuguese Man O' War SightingsChatham beaches are back open after they had to be closed for swimming Monday due to Portuguese Man O' War in the waters. Katie Johnston reports.
Yankee Fan Banned For Life After Hitting Alex Verdugo With BaseballThe fan who hit Boston Red Sox left fielder Alex Verdugo with a baseball thrown from the Yankee Stadium stands has been banned for life from attending big league games. Katie Johnston reports.
John Mayer Coming To Boston’s TD Garden For Concert In 2022John Mayer is bringing his “Sob Rock” tour to Boston. The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter will play the TD Garden on March 4, 2022. Katie Johnston reports.
Encore Boston Harbor Casino Not Bringing Back Live Poker Anytime SoonIt'll be a while before live poker returns to Encore Boston Harbor casino - if it does at all. Katie Johnston reports.