5th district candidates asked how government should prepare for COVID-19 surge

5TH DISTRICT CANDIDATES ASKED HOW GOVERNMENT SHOULD PREPARE FOR COVID-19 SURGE

Candidates for the 5th Congressional District - Rep. Katherine Clark and Caroline Colarusso - share their views about how the government...

Trump banner hung over busy roadway

TRUMP BANNER HUNG OVER BUSY ROADWAY

Police are investigating after a "Trump 202o" banner was hung over a busy highway in Wilmington.

 
 
 
Drunken driver crashes into convenience store, police say

DRUNKEN DRIVER CRASHES INTO CONVENIENCE STORE, POLICE SAY

A driver was drunk when he crashed into a convenience store in Oxford, police said.

Dump truck crashes into Hingham house

DUMP TRUCK CRASHES INTO HINGHAM HOUSE

A dump truck crashed Friday into a house in Hingham and struck two vehicles.

 
 
 
Teenager indicted for July murder, 2 adults indicted as accessories

TEENAGER INDICTED FOR JULY MURDER, 2 ADULTS INDICTED AS ACCESSORIES

Christian Vines was killed just a few weeks short of his high school graduation.

Boston-area sewage study tracks spike in indicators of COVID-19 infections

BOSTON-AREA SEWAGE STUDY TRACKS SPIKE IN INDICATORS OF COVID-19 INFECTIONS

Data shows that indicators for the virus in wastewater from the region has reached the highest level since April.

 
 
 
Here's what architects have planned for new Pru observation deck

HERE'S WHAT ARCHITECTS HAVE PLANNED FOR NEW PRU OBSERVATION DECK

The owners of one of Boston's most iconic buildings this week submitted a vision for the transformation of the tower's observation...

Architects share vision for future Pru observatory

ARCHITECTS SHARE VISION FOR FUTURE PRU OBSERVATORY

The owners of one of Boston's most iconic buildings are proposing a new observatory atop the Prudential Center.

 
 
 
4 people injured in Dorchester shooting

4 PEOPLE INJURED IN DORCHESTER SHOOTING

Four people were injured early Friday in a shooting in Dorchester.

Indoor hockey, skating suspended for 2 weeks

INDOOR HOCKEY, SKATING SUSPENDED FOR 2 WEEKS

Indoor ice hockey and staking has been shut down for two weeks in Massachusetts.

 
 
 
Video: Patchy drizzle, areas of fog this morning

VIDEO: PATCHY DRIZZLE, AREAS OF FOG THIS MORNING

Get the latest Boston-area weather forecast.

'We're falling into trap of pandemic fatigue, pandemic resentment,' doctor warns

'WE'RE FALLING INTO TRAP OF PANDEMIC FATIGUE, PANDEMIC RESENTMENT,' DOCTOR WARNS

Medical experts are raising concerns about surging COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts.

 
 
 
Experts worried about surging COVID-19 cases

EXPERTS WORRIED ABOUT SURGING COVID-19 CASES

Experts in Massachusetts are worried about surging COVID-19 cases in Massachusetts.

New push to expand COVID-19 testing across Mass

NEW PUSH TO EXPAND COVID-19 TESTING ACROSS MASS

Doctors say countless people who don't even know they have coronavirus are spreading it, fueling a surge across the country and in...

 
 
 
77 Mass. communities now in high-risk category

77 MASS. COMMUNITIES NOW IN HIGH-RISK CATEGORY

Almost one quarter of the cities or towns in Massachusetts are now designated by the state as being at the highest-risk for COVID-19...

State offers millions in new grants to small businesses

STATE OFFERS MILLIONS IN NEW GRANTS TO SMALL BUSINESSES

Gov. Baker has announced a multi-million dollar plan that he said will help stabilize the state's economy as Massachusetts continues...

 
 
 
Video: Cooler Friday; Brief warm-up on Saturday

VIDEO: COOLER FRIDAY; BRIEF WARM-UP ON SATURDAY

Mike Wankum has a look at the forecast for the upcoming weekend.

Power outage in heart of downtown Boston

POWER OUTAGE IN HEART OF DOWNTOWN BOSTON

Eversource was responding to a power outage in the heart of downtown Boston that left just under 1,000 customers without power around...

 
 
 
Virtual walk held to benefit Newburyport's Anna Jaques Hospital

VIRTUAL WALK HELD TO BENEFIT NEWBURYPORT'S ANNA JAQUES HOSPITAL

In past years, a fashion show was held to benefit the Anna Jaques Hospital Beth Israel Deaconess's Gerrish Breast Care Center in Newburyport.

President Trump to hold rally in New Hampshire on Sunday

PRESIDENT TRUMP TO HOLD RALLY IN NEW HAMPSHIRE ON SUNDAY

Trump's visit comes just days after vice president Mike Pence visited the Granite State on Wednesday.

 
 
 



Buehler leads Dodgers over Rays 6-2 for 2-1 Series lead

Buehler leads Dodgers over Rays 6-2 for 2-1 Series lead

The Los Angeles Dodgers have taken the lead in the World Series, 2-1, after a 6-2 win Friday night. Read more ...

Dodgers ace Walker Buehler is becoming the national pitching star of his...

Dodgers ace Walker Buehler is becoming the national pitching star of his generation

Buehler shut down the Rays in Game 3 of the World Series on Friday. Read more ...

Reports: 2 dead after Navy plane crashes in Alabama

Reports: 2 dead after Navy plane crashes in Alabama

According to news outlets, at least two people are dead. Read more ...

The Latest: LA leads Series 2-1 after dominant Buehler start

The Latest: LA leads Series 2-1 after dominant Buehler start

ARLINGTON, Texas - The Latest on Game 3 of the World Series : Read more ...

What channel is UFC 254 on today? PPV schedule, start time for Khabib...

What channel is UFC 254 on today? PPV schedule, start time for Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje

Here is a complete guide to watch Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Justin Gaethje at UFC 254, including the pay-per-view price, start time and more. Read more ...

Poland's President Andrzej Duda quarantined at home after testing positive...

Poland's President Andrzej Duda quarantined at home after testing positive for Covid-19

Polish President Andrzej Duda has become the latest world leader to be infected with the coronavirus. He is asymptomatic and feeling "well," officials said. Duda's spokesperson... Read more ...

President Trump: Sudan to join UAE, Bahrain in recognizing Israel

President Trump: Sudan to join UAE, Bahrain in recognizing Israel

President Donald Trump says Sudan will start to normalize ties with Israel, making it the third Arab state to do so in the run-up to Election Day. Read more ...

Antonio Brown rumors: Tom Brady drives WR's deal with Buccaneers

Antonio Brown rumors: Tom Brady drives WR's deal with Buccaneers

Antonio Brown will be eligible to play in Week 9. Read more ...

Mertz, No. 14 Wisconsin rout Illinois 45-7 in Big Ten opener

Mertz, No. 14 Wisconsin rout Illinois 45-7 in Big Ten opener

MADISON, Wis. - Graham Mertz threw five touchdown passes to match the Wisconsin record in a commanding first career start and the No. 14 Badgers beat Illinois 45-7 on Friday... Read more ...

Wearing masks could save more than 100,000 US lives through February, new...

Wearing masks could save more than 100,000 US lives through February, new study suggests

One scenario shows the U.S. could reach 1 million total deaths by Feb. 28 if current trends continue. Read more ...