Scituate Animal Shelter is waiving adoption fees thanks to a generous donation from singer Miranda Lambert. Katie Johnston reports.
Seth Moulton Co-Sponsors Bill To Designate 9-8-8 For Suicide HotlineMassachusetts Rep. Seth Moulton is among those co-sponsoring a bill that would designate 9-8-8 as the dialing code for those experiencing a mental health crisis. Katie Johnston reports.
Explosives Detonated Inside Portable Toilets In Rhode IslandAuthorities say explosives were detonated inside portable toilets in Rhode Island. Katie Johnston reports.
Walpole Police Find 50 Pot Plants In Vacant Route 1 Gas StationSomeone turned a vacant Route 1 gas station into a “grow house” for pot, according to Walpole police. Katie Johnston reports.
Portland Police Debunk Seltzer Saying ‘Ain’t No Laws When You’re Drinking Claws’Police in Portland, Maine have a hard truth to share about a popular hard seltzer. Katie Johnston reports.
Dick’s Sporting Goods Is Testing If It Should Stop Selling GunsDick’s Sporting Goods considered stopping all gun sales in early 2018. A shooting at the high school in Parkland, Florida, had killed 17 people. And the company was shocked into action. Katie Johnston reports.
Severe Weather Update For August 19, 2019Eric Fisher has the latest on the severe storms moving across southern New England.
Raw Video: UK's Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team Flies Over BostonFighter jets from the United Kingdom’s Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team flew over Boston Harbor and the waterfront around 11:20 a.m. for a brief, but spectacular, 10-minute show.
Raw Video: Boston Marathon Bombings Memorial InstalledThe first two stones, fused together, are now in place in front of the old Forum Restaurant on Boylston Street where Martin Richard and Lingzi Lu lost their lives. Crews then placed the stone for Krystle Campbell in front of Marathon Sports.
Web Extra: John Travolta Talks 'The Fanatic' At Fan Expo In BostonActor John Travolta discusses his new movie "The Fanatic" at Fan Expo in Boston.
Police Get Call About Teens Playing Basketball In Dark, Use Cruisers To Light Up CourtPolice in Millbury responded to Washington Street Park Thursday night for a report of young people playing basketball in the dark. But instead of shutting the game down, officers joined in. Katie Johnston reports
Boston-Based General Electric Suffers Worst Stock Drop In 11 YearsGeneral Electric fought back Thursday night after the company was accused of fraud and its stock experienced its worst one-day percentage drop since April 2008. Katie Johnston reports
Two Species Of Bees Have Been Recommended For Endangered StatusThe Division of Fisheries and Wildlife is updating its list of endangered, threatened and special concern species. The list changes based on knowledge of the status of birds, bees and plants, and the state’s understanding of habitat requirements. Katie Johnston reports
This Week On Centro: Local Boxer With A Very Promising FutureVictor Reynoso became a professional boxer just last year and his record says it all - 5 wins by way of KO's and 0 losses.
Raw Video: MBTA Ferry Runs Aground In Boston HarborVideo from passenger John Silva shows foggy conditions where an MBTA ferry ran aground in Boston Harbor.
Utility In Merrimack Valley Explosions Completes Next Phase Of RestorationThe utility involved in a series of natural gas explosions in the Merrimack Valley region of Massachusetts nearly a year ago says it has mostly completed the second phase of restoration. Katie Johnston reports.
Vets Shocked By Condition Of Dog Found Severely EmaciatedA severely emaciated dog is recovering at MSPCA-Angell after what veterinarians are calling a sickening case of animal cruelty. Two people found the pit bull mix that has been named “Glitch” in Canton last month near the Massasoit Community College campus, and he weighed only 15 pounds when he arrived at the Angell Animal Medical Center. That’s 35 pounds less than a dog his age should weigh. He was also hypothermic in spite of the summer heat. Katie Johnston reports
Manchester Man Charged With Recording Women In Bathroom Stalls At Mall Of NHA Manchester, New Hampshire man has been arrested and charged with recording women in bathroom stalls at the Mall of New Hampshire. Katie Johnston reports.
Ford Recall: Fusion, Lincoln MKZ Cars May Have Seat Belt ProblemFord is recalling over 108,000 midsize cars in North America to fix a problem that could stop the seat belts from holding people in a crash. Katie Johnston reports.
Qdoba Faces Over $400,000 In Fines For Hundreds Of Alleged Child Labor Law ViolationsQdoba is facing $409,400 in penalties for over 1,000 labor law violations in Massachusetts, Attorney General Maura Healey said Wednesday. Katie Johnston reports.
Health Insurers Harvard Pilgrim, Tufts Agree To MergeTwo of the state’s largest health insurers are planning to merge. Katie Johnston reports.
Salem Teacher Dies In Fall At Vermont Horse Jumping CompetitionA Vermont horse organization says a Massachusetts woman died after she was injured in a fall from her horse while warming up for a jumping competition in the town of Woodstock. Katie Johnston reports.
Dog Owners Warned To Stay Away From Blue-Green Algae Blooms In Mass.There’s a warning for dog owners in Massachusetts about cyanobacteria in bodies of water around the state. This comes days after a North Carolina woman said three of her dogs died after swimming in a pond filled with toxic blue-green algae. Katie Johnston reports.
Trump Says It’s ‘Terrific’ That Curt Schilling Is Considering A Run For Congress In ArizonaIt looks like President Donald Trump is on board with a possible run for Congress by Curt Schilling. The former Boston Red Sox pitcher has recently talked about running for election in his native state of Arizona. Katie Johnston reports.
Massachusetts To Sue Trump Administration Over Rollback Of Endangered Species ActMassachusetts and California say they’ll go to court to fight the Trump administration’s overhaul of the Endangered Species Act. Katie Johnston reports.
Classic ‘Friends’ Episodes Are Coming To Theaters For Show’s 25th AnniversaryFans of “Friends” have a chance to watch Rachel, Ross, Joey, Monica, Chandler and Phoebe on the big screen this fall. Katie Johnston reports.
Ban Proposed On Coyote Hunting Contests In MassachusettsMotivated by public outcry, the Division of Fisheries and Wildlife has recommended banning hunting contests for coyotes. Katie Johnston reports.
Vaping Linked To Marijuana Use In Young People, Study FindsYoung people who vape are more likely to use marijuana, according to a study published Monday. The findings, researchers say, support the theory that nicotine rewires the developing brain, changing how people respond to and crave addictive substances. Katie Johnston reports.
Raw Video: Boaters Have Close Encounter With Shark Off ProvincetownBoaters passed right over a shark several miles off Provincetown. Video credit: Mallory Fey.
Gillette Stadium GuideBefore you head out to Gillette Stadium to see the New England Patriots, check out our guide to transportation, parking, tailgating, and bag policies. Katie Johnston reports.