This Just In...
BOURNE, Mass. (AP) - The Statue of Liberty and the Manhattan skyline come into view as the ship sails into New York Harbor on calm waters. A moment later, the sky darkens, lightning flashes and the ship is rocked by roiling waves. Alarm bells warn of shallow waters or an impending collision with a massive tanker carting liquefied natural gas.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Friday approved a $338 million settlement fund for victims of the fiery 2013 oil train derailment that claimed 47 lives in Quebec.
WESTMINSTER, Mass. (AP) - Police are investigating the death of a man who was found trapped under a tree limb at a Westminster home.
BOSTON (AP) - Amtrak says it will now allow passengers on some Northeast routes to bring along their pets.
PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A Pittsfield man with what a judge called a "remarkably violent" criminal record has been ordered held without bail in connection with a shooting at a city nightclub last month.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A school official says a police liaison officer has found a body in an abandoned building next to a Massachusetts high school.
BOSTON (AP) - A Boston man has been indicted on charges stemming from a crash that killed an 18-year-old bicyclist.
MADRID (AP) - Avery Bradley scored 17 points and the Boston Celtics ended their two-game European tour with a 111-96 victory over Real Madrid on Thursday night.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Canadian railroad is withdrawing its objection to a $338 million fund for victims of an oil train derailment that killed 47 people in a small town in Quebec, removing the final obstacle to the settlement's final approval.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Canadian railroad has withdrawn its objection to a $338 million settlement fund for victims of a fiery train derailment that claimed 47 lives in Quebec, removing the final obstacle to the fund's approval.
LOWELL, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to 7A to 10 years in prison after he shot at officers in what police say was an apparent "suicide by cop" attempt.
BOSTON (AP) - Legislation unveiled Thursday would let the state add up to a dozen new or expanded charter schools each year outside the existing cap on the schools in Massachusetts.
BOSTON (AP) - Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara will miss Thursday night's game against the Winnipeg Jets because he's not ready to return after an upper body injury.
CHESHIRE, Mass. (AP) - The 80-year-old treasurer of the fundraising arm of a Berkshire County fire department has been charged with stealing more than $32,000 from the organization.
BOSTON (AP) - Gov. Charlie Baker is unveiling legislation he says will let the state add up to a dozen new or expanded charter schools each year outside an existing cap on the schools.