Meet the man behind Marcus Smart's green hair, other Celtics hairstyles

MEET THE MAN BEHIND MARCUS SMART'S GREEN HAIR, OTHER CELTICS HAIRSTYLES

Coco Fernandez is the Celtics' unofficial team barber, as he handles about 75% of Boston's players and coaches.

Van stolen from Mass. dog day care with at least 1 dog inside

VAN STOLEN FROM MASS. DOG DAY CARE WITH AT LEAST 1 DOG INSIDE

NewsCenter 5 has learned the dog that was inside the van when it was stolen is a 6-month-old puppy.

 
 
 
Boston neighborhood gets boost while embracing Asian heritage

BOSTON NEIGHBORHOOD GETS BOOST WHILE EMBRACING ASIAN HERITAGE

Business owners say they have seen tremendous development and growth in the area that is known as "Little Saigon."

Massachusetts hospital offers new treatment for back pain

MASSACHUSETTS HOSPITAL OFFERS NEW TREATMENT FOR BACK PAIN

Millions of Americans need treatment for lower back pain and sometimes surgery is the only option.

 
 
 
Custodian, cafeteria worker save elementary student from choking

CUSTODIAN, CAFETERIA WORKER SAVE ELEMENTARY STUDENT FROM CHOKING

The school principal says the quick thinking and actions of the two staff members made it possible for the student to return home safely...

Boston doctor reacts to FDA's approval of COVID-19 booster for kids under 12

BOSTON DOCTOR REACTS TO FDA'S APPROVAL OF COVID-19 BOOSTER FOR KIDS UNDER 12

The FDA authorized a third dose of the Pfizer vaccine for kids ages 5 to 11, and the CDC could finalize the move as early as this week.

 
 
 
Celtics without 2 starters in Game 1 of East finals against Heat

CELTICS WITHOUT 2 STARTERS IN GAME 1 OF EAST FINALS AGAINST HEAT

Marcus Smart has been sidelined by an injury, while Al Horford has been placed in the league's COVID-19 health and safety protocols.

Here are the top baby names from 2021

HERE ARE THE TOP BABY NAMES FROM 2021

These were the most popular names from 2021.

 
 
 
BU students 'surprised, concerned' by sexual assault at campus apartment

BU STUDENTS 'SURPRISED, CONCERNED' BY SEXUAL ASSAULT AT CAMPUS APARTMENT

Boston University police say a student was sexually assaulted by a stranger who forced his way into their apartment, and another disturbing...

'Good move right now:' Boston pediatrician on boosters for kids

'GOOD MOVE RIGHT NOW:' BOSTON PEDIATRICIAN ON BOOSTERS FOR KIDS

The Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday authorized a third dose of the Pfizer vaccine for kids ages 5 to 11, and the Centers for...

 
 
 
Investigators share sketch of person of interest in murder of New Hampshire couple

INVESTIGATORS SHARE SKETCH OF PERSON OF INTEREST IN MURDER OF NEW HAMPSHIRE COUPLE

The release of the sketch comes nearly a month after the bodies of Djeswende and Stephen Reid were found in the woods with gunshot...

Mass. doctor on 3rd dose of Pfizer for kids

MASS. DOCTOR ON 3RD DOSE OF PFIZER FOR KIDS

Dr. Todd Ellerin of South Shore Health talks about the FDA's authorization of a 3rd dose of Pfizer for children ages 5 to 11.

 
 
 
Fishing crews spot orca off Massachusetts coast

FISHING CREWS SPOT ORCA OFF MASSACHUSETTS COAST

An orca was spotted Sunday off the coast of Cape Cod by at least two Massachusetts fishing crews.

'I SAW A GLOW:' MAN RECOUNTS FRANTIC ATTEMPT TO SAVE NEIGHBORS IN FIRE THAT KILLED 4

A man who survived a devastating fire that claimed the lives of four people in Worcester, Massachusetts, said he is haunted by the...

 
 
 
Suspect charged in deadly California church shooting

SUSPECT CHARGED IN DEADLY CALIFORNIA CHURCH SHOOTING

"We typically think of the person who hides in the bushes," the Orange County district attorney said. "This case is about the person...

Tuft's, Worcester Tech join forces to train future veterinarians

TUFT'S, WORCESTER TECH JOIN FORCES TO TRAIN FUTURE VETERINARIANS

A high school in Worcester is helping students better understand the needs of animals, and some might just become the next generation...

 
 
 
Video: Pleasant conditions through midweek, heat returns for weekend

VIDEO: PLEASANT CONDITIONS THROUGH MIDWEEK, HEAT RETURNS FOR WEEKEND

Wednesday is StormTeam 5 Meteorologist Cindy Fitzgibbon's pick of the week, with a forecast that calls for bright sun and low humidity.

2 workers shocked at jobsite in Burlington

2 WORKERS SHOCKED AT JOBSITE IN BURLINGTON

Two driveway paving workers were seriously injured Tuesday when they were shocked at a jobsite in Burlington, Massachusetts.

 
 
 
Brookline students return to class after teachers strike

BROOKLINE STUDENTS RETURN TO CLASS AFTER TEACHERS STRIKE

Students are returning to school in Brookline after the teachers union and the Brookline School Committee reached a deal early Tuesday.

Sketch shows person of interest in shooting deaths of NH couple

SKETCH SHOWS PERSON OF INTEREST IN SHOOTING DEATHS OF NH COUPLE

The reward for information about the murders has grown to $33,500.

 
 
 



Stephen Wynn sued by DOJ for not registering as agent of China

Stephen Wynn sued by DOJ for not registering as agent of China

The Department of Justice has sued casino mogul Stephen A. Wynn to compel him to register as an agent for the Chinese government, the DOJ announced Tuesday. On multiple... Read more ...

Fetterman wins Pa. Primary, AP calls race

Fetterman wins Pa. Primary, AP calls race

Lt. Gov. John Fetterman has won the Pennsylvania Primary and will be the Democrat nominee for the state's open US Senate seat, according to the Associated Press. Read more ...

Omaha City Council approves re-development agreement for Mutual of Omaha Tower

Omaha City Council approves re-development agreement for Mutual of Omaha Tower

It details plans for mutual to take over the W Dale Clark library site, where the company will build its tower. Read more ...

Dems question whether Maloney can run DCCC while battling freshman colleague

House Democrats could find themselves picking sides in a deeply uncomfortable primary this summer: their campaign chair versus a Black freshman. And a growing swath of the... Read more ...

Danielle Hunter, Za'Darius Smith have become fast friends

Vikings edge rushers Danielle Hunter and Za'Darius Smith became fast friends at the Pro Bowl in Orlando in January 2020. They became teammates in March when Smith signed with... Read more ...

Morgan McGarvey wins Democratic nomination for Kentucky's 3rd Congressional...

Morgan McGarvey wins Democratic nomination for Kentucky's 3rd Congressional District

In the race to replace retired Congressman John Yarmuth, Morgan McGarvey takes the Democratic primary win for Kentucky's 3rd Congressional District. Read more ...

How to prevent a mass shooting? Police options are limited

How to prevent a mass shooting? Police options are limited

The suspect in a Buffalo, New York mass shooting - an 18-year-old man who targeted Black shoppers in a racist attack - was known to law enforcement but efforts to intervene... Read more ...

Before the Buffalo Shooting Began, Suspect Invited Others to Review Plans on...

The man accused of killing 10 people at a Buffalo supermarket permitted a small group to join his private chatroom about 30 minutes before the massacre. Read more ...

NC Attorney General Josh Stein tests positive for COVID-19

NC Attorney General Josh Stein tests positive for COVID-19

North Carolina's top law enforcement official - Attorney General Josh Stein - says he's staying at home for awhile after testing positive for COVID-19. Read more ...

GOP candidates for governor take aim at Richard Irvin and ‘scorched-earth...

The six candidates seeking the nomination appeared at a Chicago Tribune editorial board endorsement session. Read more ...