Update: Pedestrian struck, killed in Charlestown

A person died after getting struck by a vehicle in Charlestown on Tuesday, Boston Police has confirmed.
The vehicle hit the pedestrian in Charlestown’s City Square around 11:30 a.m.
Massachusetts State Police tweeted, “.@bostonpolice investigating a serious pedestrian crash in …

Police: Man killed in Roxbury stabbing

A man is dead after a fatal stabbing in Roxbury in Monday night, police said.
Boston police responded to a report of a man stabbed in the area of Southampton Street a 7:31 p.m., Monday evening.
On arrival, police found …

L.A. County medical system reaches ‘a point of crisis’

The coronavirus crisis battering Los Angeles County’s medical system is reaching increasingly desperate levels, with healthcare providers running low on equipment, ambulance operators being told not to bring patients who have virtually no chance of survival to hospitals, and officials …