Last Location of New England Retail Chain Benny's ClosesThe final location of the 93-year-old southern New England retail chain Benny's has closed for good.
Man Whose Relatives Died Mysteriously Denies AllegationsA Vermont man denied in court papers Wednesday allegations that he killed his millionaire grandfather in 2013 and claims he doesn't know the whereabouts of his mother who disappeared after a boat they were on sank off Rhode Island.
Trial Date Set For Alleged Driver In Crash That Killed 4A trial date has been set for a Connecticut man who authorities say was driving an SUV that crashed in Massachusetts, killing four passengers.
Rhode Island Real Estate Firm To Buy Benny's PropertiesA Rhode Island real estate firm has announced it will purchase the locations of southern New England retail chain Benny's, which is closing its doors this year.
Judge Dismisses Suit Over Hack of Hernandez Jailhouse CallsA lawsuit brought over hacked jailhouse phone calls of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez has been dismissed by a Massachusetts judge.
Drought May Have Aided Storm That Walloped NortheastDrought conditions across much of Maine may have contributed to the large numbers of trees that toppled during a storm that walloped the Northeast this week, officials said.
Connecticut, Mass. in 'Moderate Drought'A stretch of unusually warm and dry fall weather has pushed portions of New England back into drought.
2 Women Suspected In Bank Heist While Dressed As NunsTwo women charged with robbing a New Jersey bank, one of whom is from New Haven, are also suspects in a bank heist in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains while dressed as nuns.
Utility Outlines Details of Proposed Power Plant SalesNew Hampshire's largest utility has outlined details of its agreements to sell power-generating plants to two buyers, which must be reviewed and approved by the state Public Utilities Commission.
Kayaker Rescued After 17 Hours In Long Island SoundA fisherman was rescued after spending 17 hours adrift on Long Island Sound after his kayak capsized.
New England Gets Over $1.2M in Grants For Fish, WildlifeNew England is getting over $1.2 million in grants from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation to restore forest and river habitat for native bird and freshwater fish populations.
Aquarium Releases 3 Abandoned Seal Pups Off Rhode IslandThree seal pups that were apparently abandoned by their parents after birth have been released into the waters off Rhode Island.