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photo courtesy Boston FD/WCVB BOSTON (AP) — An MBTA spokesman says seven people complained of back discomfort after two trolleys made contact in Boston. The trains, one of which was out of service and had no passengers on board, made contact… Read more

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(Ctsy: Wikipedia) NEW YORK (AP) — Visitors from around the world are drawn to New York’s High Line, the elevated park built on defunct railroad tracks that have been turned into an oasis of flowers, grasses and trees. Private planners are… Read more

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ST. LOUIS (AP) — A St. Louis County police spokesman says two FBI agents have been shot, but their injuries are not life-threatening. Officer Shawn McGuire says the shooting took place early Wednesday morning in north St. Louis County. McGuire… Read more

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FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Police have dispersed protesters from the streets of Ferguson after second night of demonstrations following a grand jury decision to not indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown. Tuesday was far… Read more

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(Ctsy: ABC News) (WGGB) — Despite a narrow finish, Season 19 of ‘Dancing With the Stars’ finished just as many had expected it would. Alfonso Ribeiro was named the winner on Tuesday night, along with his professional dance partner Witney… Read more

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WESTFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — On average, about 1 in 20 people will develop colon cancer in their lifetime. And if you have a family history of it, like ABC40’s Chris Pisano, your chances go up dramatically. The best way to prevent it… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — Several hundred people have gathered in Boston to protest a grand jury’s decision not to indict a white Ferguson, Missouri, officer who killed a black teenager. One group marched from Dudley Square in the Roxbury neighborhood… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — A former college professor who underwent a double arm transplant last month at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston says the best thing about the operation is that he’s able to hug his loved ones again. Will Lautzenheiser… Read more

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(Photo: FBI via AP) BOSTON (AP) — A federal judge has turned down a request from lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev seeking evidence about his older brother’s possible participation in a 2011 triple killing in… Read more

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(Image Courtesy: MGN Online) FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says more than 2,200 National Guardsmen will be in place in the region near Ferguson on Tuesday night in the event of more violence. He said Tuesday that hundreds… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — A new audit has concluded the state Department of Early Education overstated its childcare waiting list by more than 21,000 entries. Auditor Suzanne Bump said the department, which oversees early education and licenses… Read more

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FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) — Police say a Maine man upset by the sound of a passing car’s exhaust threw a table at the vehicle and then punched its teenage driver. Police tell the Kennebec Journal that 57-year-old Charles Hubbard is charged with… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — Authorities are warning consumers to be wary of counterfeit products that flood the market in stores and online shopping sites during the holiday season. Federal agencies will be conducting increased operations during the holiday… Read more

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BOSTON (AP) — With less than seven weeks left in office, Gov. Deval Patrick has signed an executive order he says will promote parks and open spaces in urban neighborhoods where green areas are traditionally in short supply. The outgoing… Read more

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(Ctsy. MGN Online) By WILLIAM J. KOLE, Associated Press BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox fans cried foul over an innocuous tweet the team acknowledges was ill-timed — the second social media gaffe by a Boston pro sports team in as many weeks. The… Read more