Local News

  1. Biracial boy allegedly hanged by group of teens gets big birthday surprise

    Last month, Quincy's family said a group of teenagers nearly hanged him in what they're calling a racially motivated crime.

  2. Data firm suspended from Facebook after harvesting info of millions

    Facebook's vice president Paul Grewal said in a statement that a University of Cambridge professor had passed user data gained through an app on to third-parties, including Cambridge Analytica.

  3. Talks on trillion-dollar US budget bill reach crucial stage

    The bipartisan measure is loaded with political and policy victories for both sides.

  4. St Patrick's Day parade to kick off in New York City

    The parade starts at 11 a.m. and typically lasts for nearly six hours, taking an estimated 150,000 marchers on a 1.4-mile route.

  5. Jailhouse video shows deputies watching, laughing as inmate dies

    Jailhouse video shows California sheriff’s deputies watching and sometimes laughing as a schizophrenic man who had been strapped naked to a chair for 46 hours writhes on the floor of his cell, loses consciousness and eventually dies.

  6. Trader Joe's recalls chocolate chip cookies that may contain allergens

    People with peanut allergies run the risk of serious or life-threatening allergic reactions if they eat the product.

  7. Sheriff: Custodian stole cash from students’ book bags during school walkout

    A high school custodian is accused of stealing money from the book bags of students participating in National School Walkout Day on Wednesday.

  8. California bus driver charged with raping special needs students

    Police say he sexually assaulted two special needs students who rode his bus.

  9. Russia expels 23 British diplomats amid dispute over nerve agent attack

    Russia’s government is expelling 23 British diplomats and threatened further measures in retaliation in a growing diplomatic dispute over a nerve agent attack on a former spy in Britain.

  10. Father clearing snow outside home struck by falling branch, paralyzed

    “He’s still with us and that's really what matters," the man's daughter said.

  11. 'It had to be done': Man reportedly posted online after killing ex, her boyfriend

    Authorities say a Florida man shot and killed his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend before taking his own life.

  12. White House chief tells staff their jobs safe — for now

    Chief of Staff John Kelly assured a group of staffers their jobs were safe.

  13. March Madness: UMBC defeats No. 1 seed Virginia

    University of Maryland-Baltimore County has become the first No. 16 seed to knock off a No. 1 seed in the men’s tournament.

  14. Crawfish prices fall, another drop predicted

    Experts say price and demand are driving the market

  15. Off-and-on rain and isolated thunderstorms Saturday

    Rain chances increase this holiday weekend, with a few isolated thunderstorms possible.