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Tuesday, Dec 19, 2017

New Cars Increasingly Crammed With Distracting Technology

New Cars Increasingly Crammed With Distracting Technology

A new, real-world study using video cameras, global positioning systems, lane trackers and other tech gadgets confirmed that dialing or texting while driving raised the risk of a crash or near-miss, especially...

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NH Man in Custody in Virginia After Mom's Disappearance
NH Man in Custody in Virginia After Mom's Disappearance

A New Hampshire man, whose mother was reported missing last week, is in police custody in Virginia, according to the New Hampshire Attorney General's office.

Trooper Accused of Being Drunk on the Job Has Long History
Trooper Accused of Being Drunk on the Job Has Long History

A Massachusetts State Police trooper relieved of duty after being accused of being drunk at work is back on the job, and the NBC10 Boston Investigators found dozens of internal affairs investigations in...

Bicyclist Killed by Cougar Had Massachusetts Ties
Bicyclist Killed by Cougar Had Massachusetts Ties

A cyclist killed by a cougar while out for a morning mountain bike ride east of Seattle over the weekend had ties to Massachusetts.

2 Taunton Schools Closed Tuesday Due to Threatening Note
2 Taunton Schools Closed Tuesday Due to Threatening Note

Two schools in Taunton, Massachusetts will be closed Tuesday after a threatening note was found.

Royal Wedding Bishop Wasn't Sure If His Sermon Was a Hit
Royal Wedding Bishop Wasn't Sure If His Sermon Was a Hit

Bishop Michael Curry, the American whose rousing sermon at Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's royal wedding nearly stole the show, acknowledged Tuesday that he was a little nervous before he spoke.

Clouds Give Way to Pockets of Light Rain
Clouds Give Way to Pockets of Light Rain

Thickening clouds deliver pockets of light rain to New England today, and the lack of sunshine keeps temperatures from climbing much beyond 70 degrees — about 10 degrees cooler than yesterday.