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NTSB: Plane That Crashed in Cemetery a Cessna 150
The National Transportation Safety Board has identified the make and model of the plane that crashed into New Bedford's Rural Cemetery Monday afternoon.
Lizzie Borden Weekend in Fall River
Lizzie Borden was tried but acquitted of the 1892 ax murders of Andrew and Abby Borden, but to this day some people believe she got away with it.
Michelle Carter Files Appeal with U.S. Supreme Court in Texting-Suicide Case
In urging the U.S. Supreme Court to hear her appeal, Michelle Carter's lawyers called her conviction in Conrad Roy III's death "unprecedented."
Mass. Court Rules Aaron Hernandez Is a Convicted Murderer
Massachusetts' highest court on Wednesday reinstated the late Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction, which was erased after the former NFL star killed himself in prison.
Recall Election Is Today in Fall River
Voters in Fall River are deciding whether to remove their embattled mayor from office.
You Can Now Text 9-1-1 in Massachusetts
Massachusetts cellphone users can now text 9-1-1 for help.
Kevin Spacey in Nantucket Court Today to Face Sexual Assault Charge
Kevin Spacey is set to appear in court on accusations that he groped an 18-year-old man in 2016.
Man Nicknamed ‘Willy Wonka’ Pleads Guilty to ATM Thefts
The leader of a multistate ATM and vehicle burglary ring known as Willy Wonka or the ``Chocolate Man'' has pleaded guilty to 60 charges.
Third Mass. State Trooper Pleads Guilty in Overtime Scandal
A third Massachusetts State Police trooper has pleaded guilty to getting paid for overtime shifts he either did not work or complete.
Senator Jeff Flake to Speak in Boston Monday
An event in Boston featuring Arizona Republican Jeff Flake is being relocated due to a planned protest over Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Flake is scheduled to talk about the future of his party Monday at the Forbes 30 Under 30 Summit...