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Tuesday, Oct 3, 2017 at 09:35 PM EDT

Officer Shows Firepower Used by Las Vegas Gunman

Officer Shows Firepower Used by Las Vegas Gunman

Among the 23 guns found in the Las Vegas hotel room of the man accused of killing 58 people and wounding more than 500 others, was a semi-automatic rifle that was modified to sustain the firepower of an...

Thursday, Sep 28, 2017 at 08:53 AM EDT

Magic Happens When Bostonians Actually Make Eye Contact

Magic Happens When Bostonians Actually Make Eye Contact

The rule of thumb for folks walking around Boston is to not look anyone in the eyes unless it is absolutely necessary. A social experiment held on Saturday challenged people in the city and across the world...

Friday, Sep 8, 2017 at 02:07 AM EDT

Pats Fans Bring a Taste of RI Restaurant to Tailgating

Pats Fans Bring a Taste of RI Restaurant to Tailgating

These three friends all work at the same restaurant in Rhode Island, so they bring their A-game when they tailgate at Patriots games. Learn what it means to be a true tailgating fan at Patriot Place. 

Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017 at 03:17 PM EDT

Go Pats! Your 2017 Predictions

Go Pats! Your 2017 Predictions<br />

The New England Patriots are kicking off the NFL season on Thursday and football fever is in the air. The fans, especially the ones we have in-studio, are hyped and ready to see their team win another Super...

Wednesday, Aug 30, 2017 at 11:27 AM EDT

The Thrifty Magic of Boston’s ‘Allston Christmas’

The Thrifty Magic of Boston’s ‘Allston Christmas’

‘Tis the season to find piles of unwanted furniture and other items up for grabs across Boston as students move in and out of their apartments.

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When Will It Snow Next? Sooner Than You Think
When Will It Snow Next? Sooner Than You Think

The early call is for most of us to wake up to some snow on Tuesday, with a quick change to rain from Boston to Providence to New York City.

Red Sox Pitcher Arrested on Domestic Assault Charge
Red Sox Pitcher Arrested on Domestic Assault Charge

Boston Red Sox pitcher Steven Wright, 33, was reportedly arrested Friday night in his Tennessee home and charged with domestic assault. According to NBC Sports Boston, a statement attributed to t...

PD: 1 Person Killed in East Boston Shooting
PD: 1 Person Killed in East Boston Shooting

One person was killed after being shot in East Boston late Sunday afternoon. According to the Boston Police Department, the shooting happened in the Jeffries Point neighborhood, near the intersection...

Driver Rescued After Car Crashes Into Icy Pond
Driver Rescued After Car Crashes Into Icy Pond

A car crashed into a pond Sunday morning in Winchendon, Massachusetts.

New Evacuations as Huge Southern California Fire Flares Up
New Evacuations as Huge Southern California Fire Flares Up

A powerful flare-up on the western edge of Southern California's largest and most destructive wildfire sent residents fleeing Sunday, as wind-fanned flames churned through old-growth brush in canyons and...

Underground Fire Sends Smoke Barreling Out of Three Manholes
Underground Fire Sends Smoke Barreling Out of Three Manholes

A single manhole fire caused three manholes to explode in Brighton neighborhood