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Archdiocese Helps Catholic Commuters Keep The Faith On Ash Wednesday

BOSTON (CBS) – Ash Wednesday is the start of Lent in the Catholic Church. However, getting to church in the middle of the week isn’t always easy. 225 more words


Cause Of 3-Year-Old Roxbury Boy's Death Not Yet Determined

BOSTON (CBS) – Officials have not yet determined the cause of death for a 3-year-old boy who died several days after being taken from a Roxbury home… 245 more words


Weymouth Firefighter Suspended For Facebook Post About Narcan

WEYMOUTH (CBS) — A Facebook post written by a Weymouth firefighter criticizing the use of opioid overdose reversal drug Narcan on addicts is causing controversy online and among local residents. 418 more words


Lynn Man Shot, Killed By Police During Attempted Carjacking

LYNN (CBS) – A Lynn police officer shot and killed a man during an attempted carjacking, Essex District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett said.

It happened near the intersection of Nichols and Western avenues around 8 a.m. 380 more words


Retired Coast Guardsman Recalls Daring Rescue Off Cape Cod In 'The Finest Hours'

BOSTON (CBS) — Melvin Gouthro is 84 years old, but in February of 1952, he was a 21-year-old US Coast Guardsman stationed in Chatham, when a fierce winter storm broke apart a 550-foot tanker with 32 crewmen on board. 187 more words


5 Workers Taken To Hospital After Small Explosion, Fire At Quincy Sewage Plant

QUINCY (CBS) — Five workers were taken to the hospital following a small explosion and fire Monday afternoon at a Quincy sewage plant.

The incident happened shortly before 1 p.m. 191 more words


Water Main Break Forces Popular Brockton Restaurant To Close

BROCKTON (CBS) – “I just don’t know if I can do it again,” laments Paul Stewart, as he stares at the flooded basement of his Brockton restaurant. 188 more words