Video: Here's when much-needed rain could next be coming to Mass

VIDEO: HERE'S WHEN MUCH-NEEDED RAIN COULD NEXT BE COMING TO MASS

The weather conditions have been beautiful lately, but a quarter of the state is now experiencing extreme drought conditions.

Preparations underway for monthlong MBTA Orange Line shutdown

PREPARATIONS UNDERWAY FOR MONTHLONG MBTA ORANGE LINE SHUTDOWN

There is now less than a week to go until a 30-day closure of the Orange Line begins.

 
 
 
Police: 2 brothers dead after SUV crashes into North Carolina fast-food restaurant

POLICE: 2 BROTHERS DEAD AFTER SUV CRASHES INTO NORTH CAROLINA FAST-FOOD RESTAURANT

The crash happened Sunday morning at a Hardee's restaurant.

Sen. Markey of Mass. leads delegation of US lawmakers on Taiwan visit

SEN. MARKEY OF MASS. LEADS DELEGATION OF US LAWMAKERS ON TAIWAN VISIT

The trip headed by Markey comes just 12 days after U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit, which prompted China to launch days of...

 
 
 
Velveeta is staging a comeback

VELVEETA IS STAGING A COMEBACK

The unique melting quality has been Velveeta's advertising focus for most of its life. Now, it's trying something new.

Mass. man killed in Providence motorcycle crash, police say

MASS. MAN KILLED IN PROVIDENCE MOTORCYCLE CRASH, POLICE SAY

The 58-year-old victim suffered fatal injuries when he was thrown from the motorcycle he was operating, according to authorities.

 
 
 
Here's what Mass. parents are thinking as they prepare to send kids back to school

HERE'S WHAT MASS. PARENTS ARE THINKING AS THEY PREPARE TO SEND KIDS BACK TO SCHOOL

A survey found that parents in the Bay State are expected to spend $847 per student while back-to-school shopping.

Transit police identify suspect in rape at Boston MBTA station

TRANSIT POLICE IDENTIFY SUSPECT IN RAPE AT BOSTON MBTA STATION

The 27-year-old man is wanted for a sexual assault that happened earlier this month at the Tufts Medical Center Station.

 
 
 
OTR: Secretary of State Bill Galvin makes case for eighth term in office

OTR: SECRETARY OF STATE BILL GALVIN MAKES CASE FOR EIGHTH TERM IN OFFICE

The Democrat was first elected to his current office in 1994 and has been reelected six times since.

OTR: Rep. Richard Neal one step closer to getting Trump's tax returns

OTR: REP. RICHARD NEAL ONE STEP CLOSER TO GETTING TRUMP'S TAX RETURNS

The Massachusetts congressman, chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, got approval from a federal appeals court in his attempt...

 
 
 
Video: Temperatures to warm up after cold start to Sunday

VIDEO: TEMPERATURES TO WARM UP AFTER COLD START TO SUNDAY

There will be plenty of sunshine to close out the weekend. Find out how long this pleasant weather will be sticking around.

Mass. priest placed on leave amid misconduct investigation

MASS. PRIEST PLACED ON LEAVE AMID MISCONDUCT INVESTIGATION

The diocese says the alleged misconduct does not involve a minor, but notes the alleged behavior is in direct violation of the code...

 
 
 
Video: Here's when we could see some steady rain in Mass

VIDEO: HERE'S WHEN WE COULD SEE SOME STEADY RAIN IN MASS

About a quarter of the state is dealing with extreme drought conditions.

8 displaced by house fire in Boston neighborhood

8 DISPLACED BY HOUSE FIRE IN BOSTON NEIGHBORHOOD

Firefighters were able to keep the flames from spreading to nearby buildings and no injuries were reported.

 
 
 
Sen. Kyrsten Sinema took Wall Street money while killing tax on investors

SEN. KYRSTEN SINEMA TOOK WALL STREET MONEY WHILE KILLING TAX ON INVESTORS

Sinema has long aligned herself with the interests of private equity, hedge funds and venture capital, helping her net at least $1.5...

Here's what you can and can't get tax-free in Mass. this weekend

HERE'S WHAT YOU CAN AND CAN'T GET TAX-FREE IN MASS. THIS WEEKEND

The state's annual Sales Tax Holiday is back, meaning people can save 6.25% on most items under $2,500 on Saturday and Sunday.

 
 
 
Massive water main break creates mess near Boston Common

MASSIVE WATER MAIN BREAK CREATES MESS NEAR BOSTON COMMON

Part of a sidewalk is buckled after thousands of gallons poured out into the street.

Yankees fall to Red Sox in walk-off, extra-innings win

YANKEES FALL TO RED SOX IN WALK-OFF, EXTRA-INNINGS WIN

Tommy Pham hit a walk-off single in the 10th on Friday night to lead the last-place Red Sox to a victory over the AL East-leading Yankees.

 
 
 
Woman struck by pick-up truck in chain reaction crash

WOMAN STRUCK BY PICK-UP TRUCK IN CHAIN REACTION CRASH

Witnesses said she was standing on the sidewalk when a speeding pickup truck smashed into two others cars, then hit the woman.

Video: Sunny weekend; Watching early-week storm

VIDEO: SUNNY WEEKEND; WATCHING EARLY-WEEK STORM

Mike Wankum has a look at the forecast for Boston, Massachusetts and New England.

 
 
 



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