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Daycare evacuated after cracking noises heard

A daycare was evacuated Friday morning after a person reported hearing cracking noises in the school, the Dedham Town Building Department confirmed.

Published: Fri, 06 Mar 2015 19:54:40 GMT

Nissan recalls 640K vehicles for hoods that could fly open

Nissan is recalling 640,000 more cars in the U.S. and Canada to fix a growing problem with faulty latches that can allow hoods to fly open while cars are being driven.

Published: Fri, 06 Mar 2015 19:31:10 GMT

Baker, Healey file briefs in favor of same-sex marriage

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker and state Attorney General Maura Healey are among those urging the U.S. Supreme Court to strike down remaining state bans against same-sex marriage.

Published: Fri, 06 Mar 2015 19:31:07 GMT

GOP leaders to skip Selma

Top Republican leaders on Capitol Hill won't join the largest bipartisan congressional delegation ever in Selma, Alabama, this weekend to mark the 50th anniversary of the Bloody Sunday civil rights march.

Published: Fri, 06 Mar 2015 19:25:01 GMT

Witness: Hernandez DNA matched cigarette butt at crime scene

A crime lab scientist testifying in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez has testified that his DNA matched DNA found on a cigarette butt at the crime scene.

Published: Fri, 06 Mar 2015 19:17:07 GMT

Arrest made after threats of school shooting, suicide pact

Tewksbury police say they have arrested a 15-year-old girl in connection with threats of a school shooting and suicide pact that was posted online.

Published: Fri, 06 Mar 2015 19:00:21 GMT

Keolis to reinstate service on 15 MBTA commuter rail trains

Keolis announces Friday that it plans to resume operation of 15 MBTA Commuter Rail trains Monday.

Published: Fri, 06 Mar 2015 18:57:20 GMT

NCAA suspends legendary college coach for academic violations

The NCAA has suspended Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim for nine games for academic, drug and gifts violations committed primarily by the men's basketball program.

Published: Fri, 06 Mar 2015 18:41:42 GMT

Social media's dark side is emerging.

Social Media’s sinister side operates as a tool of violence and oppression – allowing groups such as ISIS to recruit.

Published: Fri, 06 Mar 2015 17:38:06 GMT

Police: Man fights police as home burns

A Mendon resident is arrested after he tried to prevent crews from accessing the fire engulfing his house late Thursday.

Published: Fri, 06 Mar 2015 17:33:57 GMT