Boston is in the cross hairs again, but winter storm warnings are in place across large portions of the Northeast, including Massachusetts, New York, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine.
The shooting rocked a quiet suburb on a sunny weekend afternoon. A sheriff's deputy said he'd never seen so many victims at once. A neighbor described the horror of seeing a child's body lying in the street.
The Metro-North Railroad train involved in a fiery collision that killed an SUV driver and five train passengers north of New York City was traveling within the speed limit when its emergency brake was applied, National Transportation Safety Board member Robert Sumwalt said Thursday.
An Arizona prison teacher who was brutally raped by an inmate is at the center of a legal controversy in which the state is accused of trying to dismiss her negligence lawsuit on the grounds of "it's a prison, this will happen," her attorney contends.
Federal courts have cleared the way for same-sex marriages to begin in Alabama on Monday, but in a last-ditch effort to stop the weddings, the famously conservative chief justice of the state Supreme Court has instructed probate judges not to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples.