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Massachusetts boy, 6, raises over $100G for Australia wildfire relief by making, selling little clay koalas

A Massachusetts boy has raised over $100,000 to help the animals affected by the devastating wildfires torching Australia — by making and selling little clay koalas.

Bitter cold settles across Midwest in wake of sprawling storm; Northeast hit with snow, slush

A sprawling snowstorm that produced blizzard conditions as it moved across the Plains and Midwest this weekend has left dangerously cold wind chills in its wake while the storm spread to the Northeast, bringing snow showers and slick road conditions.

Massachusetts couple chase suspect’s vehicle after Amber Alert about abducted schoolgirl, 11: video

A Massachusetts couple traveling with their three children posted video this week showing them chasing down a vehicle that matched an Amber Alert description following the alleged kidnapping of an 11-year-old Springfield schoolgirl.

Michelle Carter, woman convicted in texting suicide case, to be released early from prison because of good behavior: officials

Michelle Carter, the Massachusetts woman convicted of encouraging her boyfriend to commit suicide in 2014,  will be released from prison sometime next week after serving less than 10 months of her 15-month sentence, officials say. 

Harvard Law professor sues New York Times alleging ‘clickbait defamation’

A Harvard Law School professor filed a lawsuit against The New York Times over what he describes as “clickbait defamation” over a piece he wrote about convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein. 

Beer toss at Celtics-Spurs game after Kemba Walker ejection gets fan arrested, report says

A fan was arrested for throwing a beer on the court during an NBA game between the Celtics and San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night — after Boston’s Kemba Walker was controversially ejected for using back-to-back profanities.

Massachusetts professor accused of trying to kill faculty colleague in Christmas Eve attack

A professor at a prestigious Massachusetts college has been charged with trying to kill a faculty colleague who suffered severe injuries after being attacked with a rock, garden shears and a fireplace poker, prosecutors said.

Ice Bucket Challenge’s Peter Frates honored by supporters with mass drenching

Nearly 1,000 people gathered in the frigid waters off Massachusetts this past weekend to drench themselves in water to pay tribute to the late Peter Frates, whose battle with Lou Gehrig’s disease helped spur the ice bucket challenge.

Massachusetts woman, kids killed in apparent Boston ‘murder-suicide’ identified

A woman and two children found dead Wednesday near a Boston parking garage were publicly identified Thursday, as authorities continue to investigate the case as a murder-suicide.

Massachusetts police officers give special Christmas celebration to boy, 4, whose mom was murdered

A group of Massachusetts police departments came together over the weekend for a 4-year-old boy — whose mother was found murdered last month — to give him the ultimate Christmas celebration. 

Police search for owners of caged lizards found on Massachusetts street: ‘This is not a misprint’

Police in Massachusetts are searching for the owner of several lizards that were found abandoned in cages on a street.

MLB pitcher Rich Hill, wife arrested outside Gillette Stadium before Patriots game

Free-agent pitcher Rich Hill and his wife were arrested outside Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. on Saturday prior to the start of the New England Patriots’ game against the Buffalo Bills.

Massachusetts woman mauled to death by her dog while suffering seizure, authorities say

A Massachusetts woman died on Friday after she was mauled to death by her family dog while having a seizure, authorities said.

Ex-Patriots linebacker Tedy Bruschi rips team over latest filming scandal: ‘Who thought this was a good idea?’

The New England Patriots opened themselves up to criticism and discipline with the latest controversy surrounding a film crew videotaping an opponent’s sideline, former linebacker Tedy Bruschi said Sunday.