<![CDATA[NBC10 Boston - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2019 https://www.nbcboston.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcboston.com/designimages/clear.gif NBC10 Boston https://www.nbcboston.com en-usWed, 20 Mar 2019 18:21:40 -0400Wed, 20 Mar 2019 18:21:40 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Disturbing New Details Revealed in Boston Kidnapping, Rape Case]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:55:01 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000023003461.JPG
The man charged with kidnapping a 23-year-old woman and sexually assaulting her in his Charlestown, Massachusetts home pleaded not guilty during his arraignment on Wednesday.Victor Pena, 38, was charged...

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<![CDATA[Coastal Storm to Bring Rain, Wind, and Snow to Region]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:02:35 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/SNOWFRIDAYLKN_ACCUMS_NEWENG_RANGE_ACTIVE.png
A coastal storm moves through New England late Thursday into Friday. This brings in the threat of rain south, heavy snow north, gusty wind and a chance for minor coastal flooding.
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<![CDATA[Beto O'Rourke Continues Tour of NH]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 18:17:00 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/Beto_O_Rourke_Continues_Tour_of_NH.jpg
Democratic presidential candidate Beto O'Rourke began a tour of all 10 of New Hampshire's counties Tuesday, stopping to talk to voters in Claremont Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[DA: Man Indicted for Sexual Assault of Child, Sharing Images]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 18:08:25 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/gavel+getty+images+cms+.jpg
A Massachusetts man has been indicted for the alleged sexual assault of a child, enticing another to create child pornography for him, and sharing graphic images of minors through a smartphone app, according to...

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<![CDATA[Suspect Arrested 13 Months After Deadly Lowell Shooting]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:51:29 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/257*120/Lowell+Shooting.PNG
More than a year after a deadly shooting in Lowell, Massachusetts, a suspect has been arrested.The Middlesex County District Attorney's Office announced Wednesday that 22-year-old Joseph McGillicuddy of Lowell...]]>
<![CDATA[State Trooper Guilty of Rape, Assault, Other Charges]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:24:06 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/Assault_Trial_Against_Former_State_Trooper_Begins.jpg
A former Massachusetts State Police trooper has been found guilty of 14 charges related to the domestic assault of his then-girlfriend, who was also a trooper with the department.Robert Sundberg, 48,...]]>
<![CDATA[Students Walk Out to Protest Administrators' Response to Sex Assault Claims]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 16:32:04 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/214*120/Students_Walkout_in_Protest_Over_Handling_of_Alleged_Se.jpg
Hundreds of students at a Massachusetts high school walked out of class Wednesday morning to protest how school administrators have handled allegations of sexual assault.The walk out at North Andover...]]>
<![CDATA[2019 Boston Marathon Banners Unveiled]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 12:47:01 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/BOST_000000023002348.JPG
The 2019 Boston Marathon banners were unveiled Wednesday morning.Mayor Marty Walsh was among those at the annual ceremony in front of Marathon Sports on Boylston Street."The marathon represents everything...

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<![CDATA[Vt. Agency Grapples With Meals on Wheels Driver Shortage]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:02:01 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/Meals+on+Wheels+Vermont.JPG
Advocates for senior citizens and people with disabilities in Vermont fear a critical shortage of volunteers may mean those vulnerable populations could struggle to get the nutrition they need.Age Well serves...

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<![CDATA[Your Favorite Local Ice Cream Stands Are Opening]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 17:25:50 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/219*120/homemmade_icecream.JPG
Springtime means ice cream, and you are probably wondering whether your favorite seasonal stand is open year. No matter where you are in New England, we have got you covered.

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<![CDATA[Mother Says CBP Detained US Girl for 36 Hours]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:08:43 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/212*120/girl+detained+1.jpg
A mother and her 9-year-old daughter were separated for 36 hours after the child fell into U.S. Customs and Border Protection custody because agents at the border didn’t believe she was who she claimed to be, a...

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<![CDATA[FDA Issues Warning to Two Breast Implant Makers]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:31:52 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/implantAP_061211066347.jpg
Less than a week before a major hearing on breast implant safety, the FDA issued two warning letters to implant manufacturers, citing their failure to do proper safety studies.The letters sent to Mentor...

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<![CDATA[New Tea Lounge Set to Open at Boston Public Library]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 12:41:56 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/174*120/BPL+NEW+TEA+ROOM+1.PNG
Books and booze? The Boston Public Library thinks it will be a hit.The Map Room café at the Boston Public Library is being revamped as a tea lounge and will kick off its soft opening Wednesday in Copley...

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<![CDATA[Sight For Sore Eyes: Super Worm Equinox Moon]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 12:01:12 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/219*120/32019+moon+resize.jpg
Wednesday is the Vernal Equinox, marking the official start of spring at 5:58 p.m.!Although Wednesday is labeled the equinox, implying daylight and nighttime are equal, that actually happened over the weekend....

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<![CDATA[Boston Duck Tours Returning With Discount for New Englanders]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:29:03 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/180*120/DSC_2302.JPG
One of Boston's most beloved and quirky forms of getting around is returning on Friday and offering locals a discount in celebration of its 25th season.The Boston Duck Tours is celebrating 25 years on the road...

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<![CDATA[Damaging Wet Snow Taking Aim for Northern New England]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 10:07:24 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/32019+necn+early+am+wx.png
If you aren’t a fan of winter, spring is only hours away! The official start to spring is Wednesday at 5:58 p.m.Although the calendar will say spring, this morning starts off cold.]]>
<![CDATA[Costly Heating Oil Spill Cleanups Devastate Homeowners]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:07:57 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/Sutton+home+oil+spill.jpg
Katherine Hamelin noticed something was wrong as she walked up the driveway to her Sutton, Massachusetts home in February 2018. She could detect the odor of oil in the air.Hamelin immediately headed down...
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<![CDATA[At Least 19 Displaced in 4-Alarm Fire in Revere, Mass.]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:01:19 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/32019+revere+fire.JPG
At least 19 people were forced out of their home early Wednesday after a 3-alarm fire destroyed a multi-family house in Revere, Massachusetts.The roaring blaze was reported at about midnight at a home...

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<![CDATA[Night Shift Brewing Opens New Location Near TD Garden]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 15:47:01 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/nightshift1.jpg
A local Boston craft brewing company opened the doors of its second location near TD Garden Wednesday morning. The third largest brewery in Massachusetts, Night Shift Brewing now has a new brewery and restaurant...

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<![CDATA[YouTube Child Stars Allegedly Abused by Adoptive Mother]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 11:45:43 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/214*120/Hackney.Machelle.jpg
The adoptive mother of seven young children who starred on YouTube channel "Fantastic Adventures" pepper-sprayed and beat them, deprived them of food and water and grabbed their genitals to get them to perform...

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<![CDATA[Late Week Storm to Bring Snow, Damaging Winds to Region]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 13:05:57 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/32019+necn+early+am+wx.png
Wednesday not only brings the return of spring air with highs near 50 and a light wind under abundant sunshine, but also marks an astronomical extravaganza with the vernal equinox and a full moon all occurring...]]>
<![CDATA[Still No Winner: Powerball Jackpot Climbs to $550 Million]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 14:03:31 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/powerballGettyImages-504805806.jpg
No winners emerged Saturday night after numbers for the Powerball jackpot were drawn, pushing the jackpot for Wednesday's drawing over the half-billion mark. The $550 million prize is the eighth largest...

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<![CDATA[World War II Memorial Defacement Found on Day of Creator's Death]]> Wed, 20 Mar 2019 00:07:38 -0400 https://media.nbcboston.com/images/213*120/John+Mullen+South+Boston.JPG
The vandalism of a World War II memorial in South Boston hits especially close to home for the family of one of monument's creators.World War II veteran John Mullen, who helped to build the memorial in...]]>