Worcester

Three-year-old boy seriously injured in suspected UK acid attack

<b>(CNN) —</b> A three-year-old boy has been seriously injured in a suspected acid attack in a shop in the English city of Worcester, police said.<p>The boy was left with serious burns to the face and arms after what police believe was a "deliberate attack" in the Home Bargains store on Saturday afternoon.<p>A …

Extremism

Worcester acid attack: Boy, 3, was 'deliberately targeted' by thugs as he sat in pushchair, police reveal

A three-year-old boy injured in an “evil” acid attack in Worcester was sitting in a pushchair when he was “deliberately” targeted by thugs, police …

Crime (UK)

Worcester acid attack victim, 3, discharged from hospital after being seriously burnt while sitting in pram in Home Bargains

A three-year-old boy who was seriously burned in an acid attack yesterday has been released from hospital, police have confirmed.<p>Police believe the …

Acid Attack

Three-year-old seriously injured in suspected acid attack in Worcester

A three-year-old boy has been seriously injured in a suspected acid attack in Worcester, police have said.<p>He is being treated in hospital for serious …

Acid Attack

Two police officers injured after clashes at EDL protest against plans to build mosque

Two police officers injured and three people arrested after clashes at EDL protest against plans to build mosque<p><b>The EDL staged the protest in</b> …

Extremism

Train engineer hurt after 15 freight cars derail in Worcester

By<p>5:13 PM<p>A train engineer was injured in Worcester Saturday morning after several freight cars rammed into an overpass and rolled off the tracks, …

Trains

Do you live in Britain's most polite town?

By Anna Cottrell<p>Are the people friendly where you live? Do they queue respectfully or elbow past you to get on a bus? What about the neighbours – do …

Great Britain

A $2.1 million house in Worcester? Any interest?

Would-be home buyers can sort through dozens of online listings in Worcester. And for those who click on the "list by price" option, here's what …

Real Estate

Strong storms to impact Massachusetts at an uncommon time

Another round of storms will slam Massachusetts once again, but this time, it’ll be occurring at an uncommon time.<p>Strong storms will be moving into …

Weather

Freight train carrying hazardous materials derails in Worcester

One railroad employee is left with minor injuries Saturday when a freight train carrying hazardous materials derailed in Worcester.The train derailed …

Freight Train

Freight train derails in Worcester, injuring engineer

A freight train derailed at Worcester's Cambridge Street overpass Saturday morning, injuring its engineer.Up to 15 train cars were thrown off the …

Freight Train

Train derails in Worcester after striking overpass

A freight train derailed in Worcester after one of the cars was unable to clear an overpass.<p>Firefighters responded to the Cambridge Street overpass …

Freight Train

Famous Mansion Hits Worcester Real Estate Market

this five bedroom chateau was built with the grandeur and French influences of the early 18th century Rococo style. It's listed at $2.1 …

Real Estate

15 Cars Tip, Engineer Hurt, After Worcester Train Derails

The train couldn't clear the bridge, causing a crash and a derailment.<p>WORCESTER, MA—As many as 15 cars ended up off the rails as a freight train went …

Freight Train

Photos: New England Patriots players meet UMass Memorial Children's Medical patients

WORCESTER - The New England Patriots Foundation visited UMass Memorial Children's Medical Center on Friday to put a smile on the faces of young …

Boston

3 Framingham Businesses Make 'Most Influential' List

The Worcester Business Journal put out its annual hot list.<p>FRAMINGHAM, MA—Framingham - it's moving and shaking in the business world.<p>On Monday, July …

Nonprofits

Weintraub’s landmark Jewish deli in Worcester may be only a memory by the end of summer

WORCESTER – The framed black-and-white photographs inside Weintraub’s Jewish Delicatessen on Water Street tell the story of an era gone by.In the …

Robert Kraft

These are the most AND least polite towns in the UK, according to their residents

Is your town or city on the list?<p><b>If living somewhere with friendly and polite neighbours is incredibly important to you, then listen up.</b><p>A new study has discovered the most polite towns and cities in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, according to the people who actually live there. In contrast, …

Northern Ireland

Months after fatal standoff, Leominster home razed (SLIDESHOW)

(SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE / JOHN LOVE)<p>Demolition crews on Wednesday took down the house at 8 Eden Glen St. in Leominster, the scene of a standoff last …

Massachusetts

ODOT hoping to lay groundwork for 205 expansion near WL

View Comments<p>This November, voters will be asked to approve construction access on properties near the McLean House<p>The future of an Oregon Department …

Urban Design

Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers: NESN TV schedule, live stream, 5 things to watch (July 20-22)

Ex-Tigers slugger J.D. Martinez has a career .318/.376/.605/.981 line with 58 homers, 55 doubles, seven triples and 168 RBIs in 235 games at Comerica …

David Price

If Carlsberg did beach cabanas... super buff Worcester Warriors relax on summer training session

With the World Cup well and truly over it's more than time for the ladies to dictate which sport to take over our hearts and minds...<p>And with this …

Sport (UK)

Leicester Tigers' Will Spencer expects to become better player at Welford Road

Leicester Tigers’ new boy Will Spencer is convinced he’ll become a better player at Welford Road.<p>When signing the 26-year-old, 6ft 7in lock from …

Leicester Tigers

Worcester chateau features King Louis XVI-style library, indoor lap pool

Western Massachusetts

Tree House Brewing Gets Approval To Expand In Charlton

Support the news<p>Tree House Brewing Co. in Charlton is getting the green light to build a 16,000 square foot addition at its facility.<p>The Worcester …

Outdoor Spaces

Patriots players visit tiny patients at a Worcester hospital

WORCESTER (WHDH) - Patriots players visited children at UMASS Memorial Medical Center on Friday before training camp starts back up in Foxboro.<p>With …

Sunbeam Television

West Nile Virus Found In Mosquitoes In Auburn

Spraying will be done next week.<p>AUBURN, MA—Those pesky buggers have delivered the West Nile Virus to Auburn now, according to officials.<p>The …

Public Health

Massachusetts United for Puerto Rico offers nearly $1 million in grants to help victims of Hurricane Maria

BOSTON — Organizations providing everything from permanent housing to solar power and clean water to victims of Hurricane Maria will receive $951,300 …

Hurricane Maria

MA Most Wanted Child Porn Fugitive Arrested In N.J.

Stephen Cote was added to the Massachusetts State Police Most Wanted Fugitives list less than a month ago.<p>A child pornography suspect who found …

Crime

Lions roar to victory

The India-A batsmen’s vulnerability against the red ball in foreign conditions was exposed as England Lions handed the visitors a 254-run defeat in …

Ajinkya Rahane