Halloween party brings smiles to kids at Shriners Hospitals for Children

HALLOWEEN PARTY BRINGS SMILES TO KIDS AT SHRINERS HOSPITALS FOR CHILDREN

The party in Boston Wednesday, with costumes and crafts, was one of nearly 100 happening nationwide to bring smiles to the faces of...

Walsh: Violence shows need to address 'soft' gun laws

WALSH: VIOLENCE SHOWS NEED TO ADDRESS 'SOFT' GUN LAWS

"I think our gun laws are getting kind of soft here in Massachusetts," Mayor Walsh said.

 
 
 
Read this if you want to save money on your heat this year

READ THIS IF YOU WANT TO SAVE MONEY ON YOUR HEAT THIS YEAR

With chilly weather settling into New England this week, you may be turning on the heat in your house for the first time.

Mass. boy who vanished in 2016 found alive in Florida

MASS. BOY WHO VANISHED IN 2016 FOUND ALIVE IN FLORIDA

A 5-year-old boy who was allegedly abducted by his own mother two years ago in Massachusetts has been found safe in Florida, deputies...

 
 
 
Video: Winds pick up as temps drop

VIDEO: WINDS PICK UP AS TEMPS DROP

There is a freeze watch up for a large part of the area for tonight.

Walsh lays out plan to protect Boston from future flooding

WALSH LAYS OUT PLAN TO PROTECT BOSTON FROM FUTURE FLOODING

Strategies in the plan include using land, like parks or walkways, to create natural barriers.

 
 
 
Wake Up Call from Children's Services of Roxbury

WAKE UP CALL FROM CHILDREN'S SERVICES OF ROXBURY

Wednesday's Wake Up Call comes from Children's Services of Roxbury.

Mass. teacher named among best in country

MASS. TEACHER NAMED AMONG BEST IN COUNTRY

A Cambridge teacher has been named one of the top educators in the country!

 
 
 
Deadly pizza shop crash starts today

DEADLY PIZZA SHOP CRASH STARTS TODAY

A man accused in a deadly pizza shop crash is headed to court.

Indians complain to MLB about Astros filming

INDIANS COMPLAIN TO MLB ABOUT ASTROS FILMING

The Houston Astros may be defending more than their World Series title.

 
 
 
Relocating town-owned turbine could net millions in profit

RELOCATING TOWN-OWNED TURBINE COULD NET MILLIONS IN PROFIT

A new report says relocating one of a Massachusetts town's wind turbines to a new location could produce a net profit in the millions...

Celtics beat 76ers as Gordon Hayward, Kyrie Irving make returns

CELTICS BEAT 76ERS AS GORDON HAYWARD, KYRIE IRVING MAKE RETURNS

The Celtics survived a lethargic start and rough shooting night but rallied to lead by as many as 18 in the second half.

 
 
 
Chris Sale back with Red Sox, says he's 'good enough' to go

CHRIS SALE BACK WITH RED SOX, SAYS HE'S 'GOOD ENOUGH' TO GO

"He'll go out there. And then we'll go from there," the Red Sox manager said.

City council debates how to respond to mayor's arrest

CITY COUNCIL DEBATES HOW TO RESPOND TO MAYOR'S ARREST

The Fall River City Council held a special meeting on Tuesday to discuss the arrest and indictment of Mayor Jasiel Correia on charges...

 
 
 
Video: Coldest air of the season arrives Wednesday night

VIDEO: COLDEST AIR OF THE SEASON ARRIVES WEDNESDAY NIGHT

Temperatures will fall below freezing in many areas Wednesday night into Thursday.

MLB investigating 'incident' involving Astros employee at Fenway

MLB INVESTIGATING 'INCIDENT' INVOLVING ASTROS EMPLOYEE AT FENWAY

The incident, which baseball officials would not discuss beyond the vague statement, created a social media stir Tuesday night.

 
 
 
Watch the reaction from David Ortiz after Red Sox grand slam

WATCH THE REACTION FROM DAVID ORTIZ AFTER RED SOX GRAND SLAM

Big Papi's reaction was epic.

Bradley's grand slam helps Red Sox beat Astros in ALCS

BRADLEY'S GRAND SLAM HELPS RED SOX BEAT ASTROS IN ALCS

Nathan Eovaldi hushed Houston a day after some social media trash talk and the Boston Red Sox took a 2-1 series lead in the ALCS.

 
 
 
Made in Mass.: Local company making portable retail stores

MADE IN MASS.: LOCAL COMPANY MAKING PORTABLE RETAIL STORES

A local company is creating hundreds of square feet of retail selling space that can be taken on the road in a matter of minutes.

Rare, complex genetic disorder affects four siblings

RARE, COMPLEX GENETIC DISORDER AFFECTS FOUR SIBLINGS

Melissa and Mark Jones say they live with angels at home in Ohio. Four of their six children have Angelman syndrome, a rare and complex...

 
 
 



'Pull over NOW': Mom filmed whipping teen son with belt after he took her...

'Pull over NOW': Mom filmed whipping teen son with belt after he took her new BMW

The boy planned to sneak out with the car to see his girlfriend. But it appears he underestimated his mother's innate tracking ability. Read more ...

Plane carrying Melania Trump forced to turn around over smoke in cabin

Plane carrying Melania Trump forced to turn around over smoke in cabin

Melania Trump's Philadelphia-bound plane was forced to return to Joint Base Andrews on Wednesday morning after a “mechanical issue” caused smoke to waft though the cabin... Read more ...

Pakistan Executes 'Serial Killer' Who Raped And Murdered 7-Year-Old Zainab...

Pakistan Executes 'Serial Killer' Who Raped And Murdered 7-Year-Old Zainab Ansari

Zainab's death triggered rioting in Pakistan and was reported throughout the world. Her murderer, Mohammad Imran, was reportedly hanged in the presence of Zainab's father. Read more ...

Puppeteer Who Played Big Bird On ‘Sesame Street' Retiring After Nearly 50 Years

Puppeteer Who Played Big Bird On ‘Sesame Street' Retiring After Nearly 50 Years

WOODSTOCK, Conn. - The puppeteer who has played Big Bird on “Sesame Street” is retiring after nearly 50 years on the show. Caroll Spinney tells the New York Times that Thursday... Read more ...

Trump will ask every cabinet secretary to take 5 percent budget cut

Trump will ask every cabinet secretary to take 5 percent budget cut

President Trump will ask every cabinet secretary to take a 5 percent budget cut next year, he announced Wednesday. “We're having a cabinet meeting in a little while and we're... Read more ...

12-year-old boy electrocuted while climbing fence to retrieve ball at...

12-year-old boy electrocuted while climbing fence to retrieve ball at football practice

"This young man was where he needed to be. He was doing what he loved, he was doing what was tied to his passion, which was playing football." Read more ...

AP sources: NFL looking into Tannehill injury

AP sources: NFL looking into Tannehill injury

DAVIE, Fla. - Two people with knowledge of the situation say the NFL is looking into how the Miami Dolphins reported quarterback Ryan Tannehill shoulder problem on injury... Read more ...

Canada is now the world's largest legal marijuana marketplace

Canada is now the world's largest legal marijuana marketplace

Canadian leaders say the goal is to better reflect society's changing opinion about marijuana and bring black market operators into a regulated system. Read more ...

Bills name veteran QB Anderson to start in place of Allen

Bills name veteran QB Anderson to start in place of Allen

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - The Buffalo Bills are turning to newly signed veteran quarterback Derek Anderson to fill in for injured rookie starter Josh Allen. Read more ...

Melania Trump visits babies, moms affected by opioid crisis in Pennsylvania

Melania Trump visits babies, moms affected by opioid crisis in Pennsylvania

The first lady said there are few things harder than seeing a newborn suffering from opioid withdrawal, and she wants to shine a light on the issue. Read more ...