The family of the illegal immigrant accused of dragging a Milford man to his death last summer will be questioned by authorities.
BOSTON - The former Middlesex County register of probate has been allowed to keep his $39,000 a year public pension even though he was convicted of stealing more than $100,000 from office copy machines.
BOURNE ? Bourne High School is on lockdown right now. There is a heavy police presence right across the street from where the school buses park.
UNDERCOVER - State and local investigators have launched wide-ranging investigations of the Boston Water and Sewer Commission, including looking at a private real estate deal that netted two Commission managers a $600,000 profit, FOX Undercover has learned.
BURLINGTON ? An arrest warrant has been issued for Christopher Piantedosi, the man authorities believe is responsible for the stabbing death of a woman right in front of their children.
ROCKPORT - Police dogs have searched a Rockport, Mass., beach where a toddler disappeared, after a citizen's dog reacted to stimuli there.
A pizza delivery man from Lawrence is Vegas-bound on the dime of top-ranked UFC light heavyweight Daniel Cormier ? his favorite fighter ? after Cormier got word the local mixed martial arts fanatic missed out on a chance to attend his bid for a world title in September.
Russ Roman, 29, said he?d just purchased an airline ticket to Sin City for a December Ultimate Fighting Championship event when news broke that Cormier had been tapped as a late replacement for an injured fighter and would challenge Jon Jones, the UFC?s top dog, on Sept. 27.
What took us so long to think of it ? the William M. Bulger South Boston branch of the Boston Public Library?
What a wonderful idea. Thank you, City Councilor Bill Linehan! Just think, above the entrance to the main branch of the BPL on Boylston Street, are etched these famous words:
?The Commonwealth requires the education of the people as the safeguard of order and liberty.?
Above the entrance to the Bulger branch in Southie will be its namesake?s most memorable words:
?To the best of my recollection, I cannot recall.?
MALIN, India ? Rescue workers and desperate villagers dug through deep mud, rocks and the debris of shattered homes Thursday after a massive landslide buried a remote village in western India, killing at least 24 people and trapping more than 150, authorities said.
Two days of torrential rains triggered the landslide early Wednesday, but national rescue personnel could not reach the stricken area in Pune district of Maharashtra state for several hours because of bad roads and debris. Rain was still hampering the effort by Thursday morning.
Backup catchers can be extremely valuable to a ball club, especially when they are veterans with strong leadership skills and a contagious positive attitude. Yes, I?m talking about David Ross, the Red Sox? version of ?Crash Davis,? who is here not only to keep things light, but to mentor the young Christian Vazquez and prepare him for everything that comes with being an everyday catcher in the Majors.
AKRON, Ohio ? Tiger Woods finds out over the next two weeks if his season is over or just getting started.
The first stop is Firestone, where Woods is an eight-time winner and the defending champion. After that, he heads to Valhalla Golf Club for the PGA Championship, where he won in 2000 on his way to an unprecedented sweep of the majors.
At stake is a chance to extend a season already cut short by back surgery.