(WASHINGTON) -- eBay will pay a $3 million criminal penalty for a campaign of harassment and intimidation undertaken by company executives that included anonymous home deliveries of a bloody pig mask, live insects and a funeral wreath, the Department of Justice said on Thursday.The... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Massachusetts health officials are warning that a hepatitis A outbreak has hit the state, and it resembles a similar outbreak that occurred several years ago.Six cases have been reported across four counties between Nov. 1 and Nov. 29, with more infections... Read More.
(WOBURN, Mass.) -- The classroom is coming to life for elementary students in Massachusetts, who are experiencing new ways to learn about the environment.Some students in the Bay State are now learning from an environmental education nonprofit called Change is Simple, which offers "touchable lessons"... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Criminal justice reform advocate Adam Foss has been acquitted of rape and sexual abuse charges, more than a year after he was charged by the Manhattan District Attorney's Office in a 2022 indictment.Foss had met his 25-year-old accuser in 2017 at... Read More.
(GARDNER, Mass.) -- A search is underway for a Massachusetts man suspected of killing his wife who should be considered "armed and dangerous," police said Tuesday.Aaron Pennington, 33, is a suspect in the homicide of his wife, 30-year-old Breanne Pennington, who was found dead at... Read More.
(ROCKPORT, Mass.) -- Two people who went diving off a beach in Rockport, Massachusetts, were found dead Wednesday within hours of each other, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.At approximately 11 a.m., the Rockport Police Department discovered a man who had been diving in... Read More.
(HOLYOKE, Mass.) -- A shooting at a Massachusetts intersection on Wednesday critically injured a pregnant bystander on a bus, whose infant subsequently died, officials said.The shooting was reported shortly before 1 p.m. in Holyoke, just outside of Springfield, according to Holyoke police.Three male suspects... Read More.
On This Day, September 14, 1981…The Rolling Stones headlined a surprise show at Sir Morgan’s Cove club in Worcester, Massachusetts. The concert was a warm-up show ahead of their American tour, and they were billed as Little Boy Blue & The Cockroaches.After a local radio station spilled the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Hurricane Lee, a Category 2 storm churning in the Atlantic Ocean, is bringing dangerous rip currents and huge waves to the East Coast.Alerts for high surf and rip currents have been issued from Florida to Massachusetts.Here's how the news is developing.... Read More.
(SPRINGFIELD, Mass.) -- A Massachusetts man allegedly broke into his neighbor's home Monday, killing her, and injuring her grandkids before fatally shooting himself with a gun, according to officials.Police officers arrived at a residence in Springfield, Massachusetts, Monday afternoon after responding to calls of shots... Read More.
(BOSTON) -- Shockwaves from the gruesome home-invasion slayings in the Boston area of three elderly members of a devout Catholic family have reached Pope Francis at the Vatican, a priest told grieving parishioners at a service held for the victims.During a Tuesday night Mass of... Read More.
(BOSTON) -- The U.S. attorney for Massachusetts leaked information to help her preferred candidate for the Suffolk County, Massachusetts, district attorney, among other "egregious" violations of DOJ policy, two government watchdogs announced Wednesday.Rachael Rollins, the first African American U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts, announced her resignation... Read More.