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Stories with place: Waltham
  • Could police have averted the Boston bombings? 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 5:37 pm
  • BOSTON - It was a shocking slaying in a Boston suburb that sometimes goes years without one homicide, let alone three at once. The victims' throats had been sliced in a home on a tree-lined street, marijuana and cash strewn over their bodies.

  • Officials say smoking led to fatal Waltham fire 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 6:28 pm
  • WALTHAM, Massachusetts - Authorities say an early morning rooming house fire that killed a Waltham man was started by improper disposal of smoking materials.

  • Suspect in Waltham teen killing arraigned 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 7:53 pm
  • WALTHAM, Massachusetts - A Newton man has pleaded not guilty to playing a role in the killing of a Waltham High School senior and varsity wrestling captain.

  • Gov. Patrick: Can't second guess shooting probe 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 4:38 pm
  • BOSTON - Gov. Deval Patrick says he's in no position to second guess an investigation clearing an FBI agent of criminal charges in the fatal shooting last year of a friend of one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects.

  • Sales of homes in Mass. falls in February 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 10:15 am
  • WALTHAM, Massachusetts - Sales of single-family homes fell by nearly 6 percent last month when compared to the same month a year ago, but median prices jumped by more than 7 percent.

  • Unbeaten, veteran Bentley seeks Division II title 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 6:00 pm
  • WALTHAM, Massachusetts - The four seniors and one graduate student starting for Bentley's unbeaten women's basketball team aren't focusing on how far they've come as a group.

  • Officials: FBI agent cleared in Florida shooting 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 4:49 pm
  • WASHINGTON - A Florida prosecutor has cleared an FBI agent of any criminal wrongdoing in the fatal shooting of a Chechen man as he was being questioned about a Boston Marathon bombing suspect, two law enforcement officials with knowledge of the investigation said Friday.