The Ice Bucket Challenge, started by Massachusetts resident and ALS patient Pete Frates, has brought Lou Gehrig’s Disease into the national consciousness as the campaign has gone viral. Read more on the disease here.


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A tornado touched down in Revere, Mass. Monday morning, taking down trees, crushing cars and causing structural damage. Police are advising people to avoid the Boston suburb for the time being.

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Robert Honsch has been arrested for the killing of his wife and daughter in Connecticut and Massachusetts in 1995. Honsch had been living in Ohio with a new wife and kids under a different name.

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6 passengers riding a hot air balloon in Clinton, Massachusetts on Saturday are being treated for minor injuries after their balloon ran into power lines.

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Authorities say five adults and two children were killed early Thursday in a massive apartment fire in Lowell, Massachusetts.

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A 16-year-old military school student mysteriously disappeared after taking his grandfather’s dog on a walk.

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This legally blind teenager is about to make the roster of a Division 1 football team.

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A highway sign on 93 South in Medford, Massachusetts caught some serious attention by warning drivers to: “Use yah blinkah” instead of “Use your blinker.”

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On March 26, snow pummeled Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, and East Massachusetts. Here are the crazies pictures.

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Snowfall totals for towns and cities in Massachusetts from the recent massive storm. Who got buried?

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You’re going to need a bigger snow shovel.

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Boxford tops the list with 23.8 inches!

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Colleen Ritzer, a popular 24-year-old teacher at Danvers High School in Massachusetts, was found murdered by a 14-year-old student.

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Ylvis, makers of the viral hit video “The Fox,” release another gem of ridiculousness: Massachusetts. This one is NOT safe for kids.

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Geoffrey Portway, 40, is going to federal prison for planning to abduct, rape, murder, and cannibalize children in a home-made torture chamber in his basement.

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Daniel Joseph Reilly, 24, was arrested for posing as a younger man in order to befriend and rape two teenage girls in Scituate, Massachusetts.

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