ContributorsPublishersAdvertisers

Boston 25 News WFXT

Two planes collide on runway at Logan Airport

BOSTON — Authorities responded to Logan Airport Friday night after they say two airplanes collided on the tarmac at a low rate of speed. A Massachusetts Port Authority spokesperson said two Delta aircrafts struck each other while both were at gates. One airplane pushed back slowly from its gate and struck another Delta aircraft’s wing, according to transportation officials.
BOSTON, MA
Picture for Two planes collide on runway at Logan Airport
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE

Browns' Watson apologizes 'to all the women I have impacted'

Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson apologized Friday “to all the women I have impacted" after being accused by two dozen women of sexual misconduct during massage therapy sessions. Watson, who is facing a potential year-long NFL suspension, spoke before Cleveland's exhibition opener in Jacksonville — his first game since...
CLEVELAND, OH

Southern Baptist Convention says it is under investigation by Department of Justice

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Southern Baptist Convention’s executive committee announced on Friday that they are under investigation by the Department of Justice. The SBC provided a news release from President Bart Barber on Twitter Friday evening regarding that they are aware that the DOJ initiated an investigation which will include multiple SBC entities. According to The Associated Press, SBC did not provide details about the investigation but “indicated” that the investigation dealt with sexual abuse problems.
U.S. POLITICS

Power problems at Kenmore create commuter headache

BOSTON — The MBTA Green Line is experiencing delays during the Friday evening commute. Transit officials say shuttle buses are replacing service between Kenmore and Government Center due to a power problem near Kenmore. It is unclear how long it will take to restore power near the station. Government...
BOSTON, MA

Southern Baptists say denomination faces DOJ investigation

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — (AP) — Leaders of the Southern Baptist Convention said Friday that several of the denomination's major entities are under investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice in the wake of its multiple problems related to clergy sex abuse. The SBC's Executive Committee has received a...
LAW

3 parents arrested, suspect outstanding after a lockdown at an Arizona elementary school

EL MIRAGE, Ariz. — Three parents have been arrested and a suspect remains outstanding after a lockdown at an elementary school in El Mirage, Arizona. According to KNXV, on Friday morning, the El Mirage Police Department received reports that there was a suspicious person on campus at Thompson Ranch Elementary School. The reports said that this person possibly had a gun.
EL MIRAGE, AZ

Peloton cuts jobs, raises prices in bid for profitability

NEW YORK — (AP) — Peloton is laying off employees and raising prices for some of its equipment as part of its latest bid to make the business profitable and free up cash. The changes were disclosed Friday in a memo to employees of the maker of high-end exercise bikes and treadmills from its new CEO Barry McCarthy. In addition to cutting 784 jobs, Peloton will close its North America distribution network and shift its delivery work to third-party providers.
ECONOMY

Southern Baptists say denomination faces DOJ investigation

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — (AP) — The Executive Committee of the Southern Baptist Convention said Friday that several of the denomination's major entities are under investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice. The SBC's statement gave few details about the investigation, but indicated it dealt with sexual abuse. The...
RELIGION

Publisher of USA Today, other papers axes staff to cut costs

Newspaper publisher Gannett Co. confirmed Friday that it's laying off some of its newsroom staff, part of a cost-cutting effort to lower expenses as its revenue crumbles amid a downturn in ad sales and customer subscriptions. The McLean, Virginia-based company declined to provide details about the number of people losing...
BUSINESS