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MBTA board votes to approve $723 million modernized fare collection system

BOSTON (WHDH) - The MBTA Fiscal Control Board has voted unanimously to approve a new, modernized fare collection system.<p>The MBTA was poised Monday to …

Transit

NH authorities searching for ‘armed and dangerous’ man

SUTTON, NH (WHDH) — Authorities are searching for an “armed and dangerous” man who allegedly shot at his girlfriends car.<p>On Sunday around 5:35 p.m., …

Crime

Worcester woman makes plea after thieves steal money for cancer-stricken dog

WORCESTER, MA (WHDH) - Eight-year-old Prince has bone cancer in his back right leg, which has made walking difficult.<p>The dog is on pain medication, …

Worcester

Ex-Patriots wide receiver Terry Glenn killed in car crash, reports say

(WHDH) — Former New England Patriots standout wide reciever Terry Glenn was reportedly killed in a car crash on Monday morning.<p>TMZ Sports says the …

Fire Chief: 1 person dead after getting trapped in Braintree house fire

BRAINTREE, MA (WHDH) - Fierce flames that broke out in a Braintree home on Nicholas Road left one person dead.<p>“I heard popping noises; I came out. I …

Newton residents on edge after coyote spotted with cat in its mouth

NEWTON, MA (WHDH) - Residents in Newton are on edge, concerned and fearful for their pets after a large coyote was spotted over the weekend roaming …

Students show support for principal after explosion damages car

BELLINGHAM, Mass. (WHDH) — Students at Bellingham High School came together on Monday in support of their principal after an explosion in front of …

Massachusetts State Police

Brockton street light taken out after 2-car crash

BROCKTON, MA (WHDH) — A rollover took out a street light after two cars crashed in Brockton Sunday night.<p>The crash happened at North Warren Avenue …

Car Tech

NASA scientists believe we could find alien life in next 20 years

(WHDH) — According to NASA scientists, we could find alien life in the next 20 years.<p>This projection comes as the number of potentially habitable …

Aliens

Average calories consumed on Thanksgiving doubles recommended intake

With Thanksgiving just a few days away, Americans are getting ready to chow down on their turkey feasts.<p>According to WalletHub, the average person …

Thanksgiving

Amesbury Police locate ‘aggressive’ pit bull who went missing after attack

AMESBURY, MA (WHDH) - Amesbury Police announced that they have found the “aggressive” pit bull that attacked a person before going missing.<p>Residents …

Pedestrian killed on Route 3 in Weymouth

Officials say a pedestrian was hit and killed in Weymouth on Saturday.<p>The crash happened on Route 3 in the northbound lane, near exit 15.<p>The left …

Time-lapse of Leonids meteor shower caught on camera from Joshua Tree National Park in CA

(WHDH) — A time-lapse of the Leonids meteor shower was caught on camera by a couple in California.<p>The couple watched the meteor shower from Joshua …

Nature

1 person shot, killed in Goffstown, NH

GOFFSTOWN, N.H. (WHDH) – Police in New Hampshire are investigating a deadly shooting in the parking lot of a Goffstown hardware store. Authorities …

Policing

Fire in Rayham barn that had been illegally converted into living space

RAYNHAM, MA (WHDH) - Investigators said there was a fire in a barn in Rayham that had been illegally converted into a living space.<p>The fire happened …

Franklin Park Zoo says goodbye to Okie the gorilla

The Franklin Park Zoo said goodbye to Okie the gorilla on Saturday.Okie is a Western Lowland Gorilla, which are considered critically endangered in …

Fake grenade in bag at MIA restroom prompts concourse evacuation

MIAMI INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, FLA. (WHDH) – Miami International Airport returned to normal Saturday night after a suspicious package that turned out …

Airports

5 injured in scaffolding collapse in New York City

Five people were injured after scaffolding collapsed in New York City on Saturday. The incident happened on a busy street in SoHo.Images from the …

Boston

Boston Police investigating after shots fired on Heath Street

Boston Police said they are investigating after shots were fired on Sunday around 4:30 a.m. on Heath Street.Officials said they found one victim who …

Policing

Police searching for suspect in Barnstable Dunkin’ Donuts armed robbery

Police are searching for a suspect in connection to an armed robbery at a Dunkin’ Donuts in Barnstable on Saturday night.Officials said the incident …

Crime

Severe weather leaves homes and properties damaged in Indiana

FRANKFORT, INDIANA (WHDH) — Severe weather across Indiana left homes and properties seriously damaged over the weekend.Hundreds of homes lost power …

Weather

Snow in Northern California, and several feet more to come

(WHDH) — Northern California is experiencing high moisture coming from the Pacific Ocean causing snow storms.<p>The National Weather Service said they …

Weather

AC/DC founding member Malcolm Young dead at 64

NEW YORK (AP) — Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the Australian hard rock band AC/DC, has died. He was 64.<p>AC/DC announced …

AC/DC

Train hits car in East Kingston, NH

EAST KINGSTON, N.H. (WHDH) – A train slammed into a car in East Kingston, New Hampshire, Saturday evening.<p>The fire department shared a picture of the …

Crews battle fire at SNHU dorm

MANCHESTER, N.H. (WHDH) - Crews are battling a fire at Greeley Hall on the campus of Southern New Hampshire University.<p>Pictures from the scene show …

Green Giant broke world record, donated 637-pound casserole to share with nearly 2,000 workers

(WHDH) — Green Giant broke a Guinness World Record by donating a 637-pound casserole to Meals on Wheels to celebrate this year’s 91st Annual Macy’s …

Pelham, NH Police: Woman charged with DUI after driving 20-feet down an embankment

PELHAM, NH (WHDH) — Pelham, New Hampshire Police said a woman was charged with a DUI after driving her vehicle 20-feet down an embankment around 5 …

Boston

Ohio thief stole bucket truck with maintenance worker inside

(WHDH) — A thief in Ohio stole a bucket truck with a maintenance worker trapped inside.<p>The worker, who had been with the company for years and is …

Crime

Burglar steals nearly $3K worth of meat, fish from Miami restaurant

MIAMI (WSVN) – A burglar with an appetite for crime stole meat, chicken and fish from a South Florida restaurant, and officials said this isn’t the …

Crime

Boston free speech rally draws supporters, protesters

BOSTON (AP) — A few dozen free speech advocates have rallied peacefully on Boston Common but just like last summer’s event, they were outnumbered by …

Censorship