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Empire State Building gets into Halloween spirit

The Empire State Building in New York City  is lit up during a choreographed light show to celebrate Halloween.

Published: Sat, 01 Nov 2014 03:34:59 GMT

Teenage girl killed by train while trying to cross tracks

A 13-year-old girl is hit and killed by a Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority commuter rail train in Lawrence Friday afternoon.

Published: Sat, 01 Nov 2014 03:24:13 GMT

High School teacher charged with raping student

A Brockton High School teacher has been ordered held on $20,000 bail after pleading not guilty to charges that he raped a teenage student.

Published: Sat, 01 Nov 2014 03:23:50 GMT

Shots fired during Stoughton robbery

There were shots fired around 9 p.m. Friday at the Prestige gas station at 1580 Turnpike St. near the Stoughton-Randolph line.

Published: Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:54:02 GMT

PD: Man drove 101 mph with toddler in car

Police say a man clocked driving 101 mph in a 65-mph zone in central New Hampshire had a toddler in his vehicle and has been arrested.

Published: Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:27:09 GMT

A 'hard,' deadly day for space tourism

With the same peril that the Wright Brothers faced in becoming the first men to fly planes, mankind's quest for space tourism is also fraught with deadly trial and error.

Published: Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:20:01 GMT

Judge rejects Ebola quarantine for nurse

A Maine judge gave nurse Kaci Hickox the OK to go wherever she pleases, handing state officials a defeat Friday in the nation's biggest court case yet over how to balance personal liberty, public safety and fear of Ebola.

Published: Sat, 01 Nov 2014 01:51:10 GMT

Salem gets spooky for Halloween festivities

The Witch City, home of America's Halloween festival, was expecting more than 100,000 visitors Friday night.

Published: Sat, 01 Nov 2014 01:09:08 GMT

Mexico judge orders release of Marine

A Mexican judge has ordered the immediate release of a jailed U.S. Marine veteran who spent eight months behind bars for crossing the border with loaded guns.

Published: Sat, 01 Nov 2014 00:42:45 GMT

Damaging winds, snowflakes in forecast

A coastal storm Saturday evening into Sunday will bringing strong to damaging winds and the potential for minor coastal flooding to southern New England, and in particular to the Cape and Islands, forecasters said.

Published: Sat, 01 Nov 2014 00:38:56 GMT