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Hiller: Market Basket winners and winners Video included

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Usually when somebody wins, somebody else loses. That's the way it is in sports, politics, business and even life. But, once in a while, there's a true win-win.
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What's Cooking: Summer Cocktails Video included

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There is still time to enjoy a cold one in the beautiful hot weather and where better than at the Hard Rock Cafe in Boston. Summer cocktails are what's cooking. More>>

Living Healthy: Neuro balance test Video included

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It's back to school time, and that means school sports, but kids who play, always run the risk of injury. Now the need to protect their brains is greater than ever. More>>

Police say military equipment is necessary to protect Video included

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For days there have been military type vehicles in Ferguson, Missouri where law enforcement agents have been using them to try to keep the peace, but is that doing more harm than good? More>>

What's Cooking: Cajun marinade rib eye steaks Video included

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Summer is the perfect time for a barbecue and this week a Cajun marinated rib eye from Smith and Wollensky is What's Cooking. More>>

Living Healthy: Stress plus high fat foods could be dangerous Video included

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The latest study on obesity takes the word comfort right out of comfort foods. Researchers say turning to high fat meals during times of stress may actually make you gain more weight than normal. More>>

7News Investigates: Security at Seabrook Nuclear Plant Video included

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Seabrook Station Nuclear Power Plant is one of the 107 nuclear facilities in the country considered to be a potential terrorist target by Homeland Security. More>>

What's Cooking: Fried Clams Video included

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A delicious fresh seafood dinner on the beautiful coast of Maine sounds pretty good, right? Check out this what's cooking to see how Bob's Clam Hut in Kittery makes fried clams. More>>

Living healthy: Back pain rehab Video included

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At least 75-percent of us will experience back pain at some point in our lives. It causes more than discomfort it can lead to depression, missed work and poor quality of life. More>>

What's Cooking: Couscous Stuffed Tomatoes Video included

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A beautiful view for a beautiful dish. This week Stuffed Tomato is What's Cooking aboard the Spirit of Boston. More>>

Living Healthy: Bionic eye Video included

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A woman who lost her vision years ago may be able to see again thanks to a new device that some are calling a kind of bionic eye. More>>

  • Class ActsMore>>

  • Nominate A Class Act

    Nominate A Class Act

    Friday, August 29 2014 5:08 PM EDT2014-08-29 21:08:42 GMT
    Tell us your reason for nominating this student or student groupYou can nominate anyone in grades 6-12 who lives and attends school in the 7NEWS viewing area. Just fill out the form below nominating a student or student group.Email your nominations to classact@whdh.com including the following informationReason for nomination (Tell us why you're nominating this outstanding student / student group )Upload PhotoStudent NameSchoolSchool LocationSchool Phone NumberGrade LevelYour NameYour Email Ad...[more]
    Tell us your reason for nominating this student or student groupYou can nominate anyone in grades 6-12 who lives and attends school in the 7NEWS viewing area. Just fill out the form below nominating a student or student group.Email your nominations to classact@whdh.com including the following informationReason for nomination (Tell us why you're nominating this outstanding student / student group )Upload PhotoStudent NameSchoolSchool LocationSchool Phone NumberGrade LevelYour NameYour Email Ad...[more]
  • Class Act: Kristina Babcock, Plymouth South High School

    Class Act: Kristina Babcock, Plymouth South High School

    Friday, January 17 2014 9:11 AM EST2014-01-17 14:11:57 GMT
    Senior Kristina Babcock is helping her classmates deal with the very real issue of teen suicide.[more]
    Senior Kristina Babcock is helping her classmates deal with the very real issue of teen suicide.[more]
  • Class Act: Troy Neubecker

    Class Act: Troy Neubecker

    Wednesday, January 15 2014 8:56 PM EST2014-01-16 01:56:07 GMT
     Meet Troy Neubecker - a junior at Xaverian Brother's High School in Westwood who is living proof that hard work can really pay off.[more]
     Meet Troy Neubecker - a junior at Xaverian Brother's High School in Westwood who is living proof that hard work can really pay off.[more]
  • Hank InvestigatesMore>>

  • Hank Investigates: Skate Park

    Hank Investigates: Skate Park

    Thursday, January 16 2014 2:35 PM EST2014-01-16 19:35:11 GMT
    Now a story you'll see on just one station: "Where's the skate park?" Hank first asked that question back in 2010 to a Massachusetts nonprofit group which raised big bucks to build a state of the art skate board arena. Now it's 2013 and there's still no park, but the group is still taking donations. Hank investigates."[more]
    Now a story you'll see on just one station: "Where's the skate park?" Hank first asked that question back in 2010 to a Massachusetts nonprofit group which raised big bucks to build a state of the art skate board arena. Now it's 2013 and there's still no park, but the group is still taking donations. Hank investigates."[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Revere school bus

    Hank Investigates: Revere school bus

    Thursday, January 16 2014 2:21 PM EST2014-01-16 19:21:40 GMT
    Now a story you’ll see on just one station: Exclusive video obtained by investigative reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan shows shocking school bus conditions in one local district. Experts say it’s unsafe and school officials are taking action.[more]
    Now a story you’ll see on just one station: Exclusive video obtained by investigative reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan shows shocking school bus conditions in one local district. Experts say it’s unsafe and school officials are taking action.[more]
  • Update: Navy Yard Marina

    Update: Navy Yard Marina

    Wednesday, December 11 2013 2:32 PM EST2013-12-11 19:32:09 GMT
    Only on 7News -- new information in a Hank investigation. She showed you the dirty and dangerous conditions at a well-known marina in Boston Harbor.[more]
    Only on 7News -- new information in a Hank investigation. She showed you the dirty and dangerous conditions at a well-known marina in Boston Harbor. [more]
  • What's CookingMore>>

  • What's Cooking: Summer Cocktails

    What's Cooking: Summer Cocktails

    Thursday, August 28 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-08-29 02:53:57 GMT
    There is still time to enjoy a cold one in the beautiful hot weather and where better than at the Hard Rock Cafe in Boston. Summer cocktails are what's cooking.[more]
    There is still time to enjoy a cold one in the beautiful hot weather and where better than at the Hard Rock Cafe in Boston. Summer cocktails are what's cooking.[more]
  • What's Cooking: Cajun marinade rib eye steaks

    What's Cooking: Cajun marinade rib eye steaks

    Thursday, August 21 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-08-22 02:53:04 GMT
    Summer is the perfect time for a barbecue and this week a Cajun marinated rib eye from Smith and Wollensky is What's Cooking.[more]
    Summer is the perfect time for a barbecue and this week a Cajun marinated rib eye from Smith and Wollensky is What's Cooking.[more]
  • What's Cooking: Fried Clams

    What's Cooking: Fried Clams

    Friday, August 15 2014 5:02 AM EDT2014-08-15 09:02:02 GMT
    A delicious fresh seafood dinner on the beautiful coast of Maine sounds pretty good, right? Check out this what's cooking to see how Bob's Clam Hut in Kittery makes fried clams.[more]
    A delicious fresh seafood dinner on the beautiful coast of Maine sounds pretty good, right? Check out this what's cooking to see how Bob's Clam Hut in Kittery makes fried clams.[more]
  • Special ReportsMore>>

  • Mass. law enforcement bringing focus on sex trafficking

    Mass. law enforcement bringing focus on sex trafficking

    Tuesday, August 5 2014 6:16 PM EDT2014-08-05 22:16:51 GMT
    7News uncovered a troubling trend in a shocking investigation about local women involved in the sex trade. It's a dangerous reality catching the attention of law enforcement.[more]
    7News uncovered a troubling trend in a shocking investigation about local women involved in the sex trade. It's a dangerous reality catching the attention of law enforcement.[more]
  • What's Cooking: Falafel

    What's Cooking: Falafel

    Friday, August 1 2014 5:54 PM EDT2014-08-01 21:54:24 GMT
    Falafel is a common street food in the Middle East and it's gaining popularity right here in the Bay State! Fordee’s in Watertown shows us how to make them in this week’s What’s Cooking.[more]
    Falafel is a common street food in the Middle East and it's gaining popularity right here in the Bay State! Fordee’s in Watertown shows us how to make them in this week’s What’s Cooking.[more]
  • Hiller Instinct: Red Sox sellouts

    Hiller Instinct: Red Sox sellouts

    Friday, August 1 2014 1:35 AM EDT2014-08-01 05:35:20 GMT
    I'm not a sports expert, and I don't play one on TV, but I am a Red Sox fan and what I’m thinking today is the Red Sox have sold out the fans.[more]
    I'm not a sports expert, and I don't play one on TV, but I am a Red Sox fan and what I’m thinking today is the Red Sox have sold out the fans.[more]
  • Hiller Instinct: Should Congress take 5-week recess?

    Hiller Instinct: Should Congress take 5-week recess?

    Thursday, July 31 2014 12:45 AM EDT2014-07-31 04:45:00 GMT
    With violence overseas, health care, and an immigration crisis happening among other things right now some think a five week recess by Congress is bad timing.[more]
    With violence overseas, health care, and an immigration crisis happening among other things right now some think a five week recess by Congress is bad timing.[more]
  • Living Healthy: Dental amalgam mercury contents

    Living Healthy: Dental amalgam mercury contents

    Wednesday, July 30 2014 11:03 PM EDT2014-07-31 03:03:58 GMT
    Dentists have been using dental amalgam for more than 150 years to fill cavities, but what some people don't know is that 50-percent of that metal mixture is made of mercury.[more]
    Dentists have been using dental amalgam for more than 150 years to fill cavities, but what some people don't know is that 50-percent of that metal mixture is made of mercury.
    [more]
  • Generation of tanners see spike in deadly melanoma

    Generation of tanners see spike in deadly melanoma

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 11:39 PM EDT2014-07-30 03:39:31 GMT
    Stop sunbathing and using indoor tanning beds, the acting U.S. surgeon general warned in a report released Tuesday that cites an alarming 200 percent jump in deadly melanoma cases since 1973.[more]
    Stop sunbathing and using indoor tanning beds, the acting U.S. surgeon general warned in a report released Tuesday that cites an alarming 200 percent jump in deadly melanoma cases since 1973.[more]
  • What's Cooking: Cape Cod Clam Bake

    What's Cooking: Clam bake

    Friday, July 25 2014 12:51 AM EDT2014-07-25 04:51:32 GMT
    There's nothing like the Cape in the summer; the beaches, the air, the seafood, it's all perfect. This week’s What’s Cooking is a Cape Cod style clam bake.[more]
    There's nothing like the Cape in the summer; the beaches, the air, the seafood, it's all perfect. This week’s What’s Cooking is a Cape Cod style clam bake.[more]
  • New heart implant allows home monitoring for doctors

    New heart implant allows home monitoring for doctors

    Thursday, July 24 2014 1:08 AM EDT2014-07-24 05:08:22 GMT
    Heart failure patients struggle with their symptoms and often find themselves back in the hospital but a new device smaller than a quarter is connecting them to treatment right at home.[more]
    Heart failure patients struggle with their symptoms and often find themselves back in the hospital but a new device smaller than a quarter is connecting them to treatment right at home.[more]
  • Hiller: Market Basket feud sounds like bad divorce

    Hiller: Market Basket feud sounds like bad divorce

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 7:15 AM EDT2014-07-23 11:15:11 GMT
    If you're watching Market Basket turn into a basket case, do you remember Grand Union, Purity Supreme, or Johnnie's Foodmaster?[more]
    If you're watching Market Basket turn into a basket case, do you remember Grand Union, Purity Supreme, or Johnnie's Foodmaster?[more]
  • Obama bestows Medal of Honor on NH veteran

    Obama bestows Medal of Honor on NH veteran

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 12:44 PM EDT2014-07-22 16:44:31 GMT
    Bleeding from both legs and his arm, Ryan Pitts kept firing at about 200 Taliban fighters, even holding onto his grenades an extra moment to ensure the enemy couldn't heave them back.[more]
    Bleeding from both legs and his arm, Ryan Pitts kept firing at about 200 Taliban fighters, even holding onto his grenades an extra moment to ensure the enemy couldn't heave them back.[more]
  • Hiller: President Obama should cancel Vineyard vacation

    Hiller: President Obama should cancel Vineyard vacation

    Monday, July 21 2014 10:27 PM EDT2014-07-22 02:27:19 GMT
    Matha's Vineyard is a world class vacation spot, and President Obama has made it the place to be for his his family's summer vacations.[more]
    Matha's Vineyard is a world class vacation spot, and President Obama has made it the place to be for his his family's summer vacations.[more]
  • Reading labels important for living healthy

    Reading labels important for living healthy

    Thursday, May 22 2014 2:10 PM EDT2014-05-22 18:10:35 GMT
    Taking a trip to the grocery store can be confusing at times, especially when you're trying to eat healthy.[more]
    Taking a trip to the grocery store can be confusing at times, especially when you're trying to eat healthy.[more]
  • Drug resistance found worldwide, new drugs needed

    Drug resistance found worldwide, new drugs needed

    Friday, May 2 2014 5:15 PM EDT2014-05-02 21:15:01 GMT
    Bacteria resistant to antibiotics have now spread to every part of the world and might lead to a future where minor infections could kill, according to a report published by the WHO.[more]
    Bacteria resistant to antibiotics have now spread to every part of the world and might lead to a future where minor infections could kill, according to a report published by the WHO.[more]
  • Influenza-b on the rise in New England

    Influenza-b on the rise in New England

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 6:45 PM EDT2014-04-23 22:45:39 GMT
    If you were lucky enough to escape the winter without getting the flu you're not out of the woods yet.[more]
    If you were lucky enough to escape the winter without getting the flu you're not out of the woods yet.[more]
  • Higher rates of Celiac among children with IBS

    Higher rates of Celiac among children with IBS

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:47:55 GMT
    New research revealed that children with irritable bowel syndrome exhibit higher rates of Celiac disease.[more]
    New research revealed that children with irritable bowel syndrome exhibit higher rates of Celiac disease.[more]
  • Spinal implant helps paralyzed men walk

    Spinal implant helps paralyzed men walk

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-04-09 02:20:34 GMT
    Researchers at the University of Louisville say four paralyzed men are now able to move certain muscles in their legs.[more]
    Researchers at the University of Louisville say four paralyzed men are now able to move certain muscles in their legs.[more]
  • 7Healthcast: At-home heroin reversal shot

    7Healthcast: At-home heroin reversal shot

    Thursday, April 3 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-04-03 22:10:55 GMT
    The FDA has approved the first at-home heroin reversal shot.[more]
    The FDA has approved the first at-home heroin reversal shot.[more]
  • 7Healthcast: Risks associated with water births

    7Healthcast: Risks associated with water births

    Thursday, March 20 2014 5:55 PM EDT2014-03-20 21:55:49 GMT
    It’s OK for a woman in labor to take some of the pressure off in a tub, but there’s no advantage to actually giving birth in water and it could be dangerous for the baby, two big doctor groups advised Thursday.[more]
    It’s OK for a woman in labor to take some of the pressure off in a tub, but there’s no advantage to actually giving birth in water and it could be dangerous for the baby, two big doctor groups advised Thursday.[more]
  • 7Healthcast: Bigger Alzheimer's burden for women

    7Healthcast: Bigger Alzheimer's burden for women

    Wednesday, March 19 2014 5:19 PM EDT2014-03-19 21:19:17 GMT
    Women are carrying the bigger burden of Alzheimer’s disease in the U.S., according to a new report — making up not only most of the cases, but paying more of the cost of caring for the growing population of people with the mind-destroying illness.[more]
    Women are carrying the bigger burden of Alzheimer’s disease in the U.S., according to a new report — making up not only most of the cases, but paying more of the cost of caring for the growing population of people with the mind-destroying illness.[more]
  • 7Healthcast: Mini pacemaker

    7Healthcast: Mini pacemaker

    Friday, March 14 2014 4:16 PM EDT2014-03-14 20:16:22 GMT
    Now a mini stand-alone pacemaker can be inserted into the heart without surgery.   [more]
    Now a mini stand-alone pacemaker can be inserted into the heart without surgery.    [more]
  • 7Healthcast: Whole versus skim milk

    7Healthcast: Whole versus skim milk

    Thursday, March 13 2014 5:29 PM EDT2014-03-13 21:29:50 GMT
    Research out of Europe is sparking some interesting dinnertime conversation. The studies find drinking fattier milk may actually help people lose weight.[more]
    Research out of Europe is sparking some interesting dinnertime conversation. The studies find drinking fattier milk may actually help people lose weight.[more]
  • 7Healthcast: Migraine headband

    7Healthcast: Migraine headband

    Wednesday, March 12 2014 6:10 PM EDT2014-03-12 22:10:56 GMT
    The FDA has approved a first-of-its-kind device to prevent migraines.[more]
    The FDA has approved a first-of-its-kind device to prevent migraines.[more]
  • 7Healthcast: Low fat diet myth

    7Healthcast: Low fat diet myth

    Thursday, March 6 2014 5:06 PM EST2014-03-06 22:06:43 GMT
    Researchers say a low fat diet to reduce heart disease isn't the answer.[more]
    Researchers say a low fat diet to reduce heart disease isn't the answer.[more]
  • 7Healthcast: TV and excess weight gain

    7Healthcast: TV and excess weight gain

    Monday, March 3 2014 6:14 PM EST2014-03-03 23:14:36 GMT
    A new study finds children who have a TV in their bedroom are more likely to be overweight.[more]
    A new study finds children who have a TV in their bedroom are more likely to be overweight. [more]
  • 7 Healthcast: Numbing nerve for migraine relief

    7 Healthcast: Numbing nerve for migraine relief

    Tuesday, February 18 2014 9:27 AM EST2014-02-18 14:27:06 GMT
    BOSTON (WHDH) -- If you get migraines, you know the only thing you care about while your head pounds, is finding relief. [more]
    BOSTON (WHDH) -- If you get migraines, you know the only thing you care about while your head pounds, is finding relief. [more]
  • Living Healthy: Cross Fit

    Living Healthy: Cross Fit

    Thursday, January 30 2014 12:18 PM EST2014-01-30 17:18:31 GMT
    Combining functional movement, strength training, gymnastics, circuit training and endurance. That is cross fit.[more]
    Combining functional movement, strength training, gymnastics, circuit training and endurance. That is cross fit.[more]
  • Living Healthy: Acid Reflux

    Living Healthy: Acid Reflux

    Thursday, January 23 2014 10:09 PM EST2014-01-24 03:09:02 GMT
    About 40-percent of all Americans deal with a situation that's tough to swallow. A new procedure is really easing pain for people with severe acid reflux.[more]
    About 40-percent of all Americans deal with a situation that's tough to swallow. A new procedure is really easing pain for people with severe acid reflux. [more]
  • Patient stays awake during brain surgery

    Patient stays awake during brain surgery

    Monday, January 20 2014 6:09 PM EST2014-01-20 23:09:29 GMT
    Most patients are placed under complete anesthesia for something as complex as brain surgery, but a recent procedure called for the patient to stay awake and communicate with the doctors.[more]
    Most patients are placed under complete anesthesia for something as complex as brain surgery, but a recent procedure called for the patient to stay awake and communicate with the doctors.[more]
  • Hiller Instinct: Mitt Romney movie

    Hiller Instinct: Mitt Romney movie

    Friday, January 17 2014 9:02 PM EST2014-01-18 02:02:09 GMT
    I haven't seen the new documentary because it hasn't aired yet. But the trailer is enough to convince me this is not the Mitt Romney you're accustomed to seeing.[more]
    I haven't seen the new documentary because it hasn't aired yet. But the trailer is enough to convince me this is not the Mitt Romney you're accustomed to seeing. [more]
  • What's Cookin: Fried sea bass

    What's Cookin: Fried sea bass

    Friday, January 17 2014 2:07 PM EST2014-01-17 19:07:09 GMT
    Something's fishy in Kendall Square! We all know New England has amazing sea food. But do you know how to prepare it yourself?[more]
    Something's fishy in Kendall Square! We all know New England has amazing sea food. But do you know how to prepare it yourself?[more]
  • Living healthy: Cervical Cancer

    Living healthy: Cervical Cancer

    Thursday, January 16 2014 11:07 PM EST2014-01-17 04:07:35 GMT
    After her first baby, Danielle Hargrave waited a few years to have a second, But her hopes were dashed when she found out she had cervical cancer.[more]
    After her first baby, Danielle Hargrave waited a few years to have a second, But her hopes were dashed when she found out she had cervical cancer. [more]
  • Hiller Instinct: Christie's State of New Jersey

    Hiller Instinct: Christie's State of New Jersey

    Thursday, January 16 2014 2:43 PM EST2014-01-16 19:43:14 GMT
    The Iowa Caucuses are more than two years away, but--in New Jersey--the 2016 race is well underway. Chris Christie can still win it or lose it: he can drive himself out of a deep ditch and get back on the road to the White House, or he can be road kill.[more]
    The Iowa Caucuses are more than two years away, but--in New Jersey--the 2016 race is well underway. Chris Christie can still win it or lose it: he can drive himself out of a deep ditch and get back on the road to the White House, or he can be road kill.[more]
  • Hiller Instinct: Christie scandal is stealing the spotlight

    Hiller Instinct: Christie scandal is stealing the spotlight

    Thursday, January 16 2014 2:42 PM EST2014-01-16 19:42:25 GMT
    New Jersey governor Chris Christie followed every rule in the political crisis playbook today. He apologized, admitted he was personally humiliated and fired a top aide for lying to him.[more]
    New Jersey governor Chris Christie followed every rule in the political crisis playbook today. He apologized, admitted he was personally humiliated and fired a top aide for lying to him.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Skate Park

    Hank Investigates: Skate Park

    Thursday, January 16 2014 2:35 PM EST2014-01-16 19:35:11 GMT
    Now a story you'll see on just one station: "Where's the skate park?" Hank first asked that question back in 2010 to a Massachusetts nonprofit group which raised big bucks to build a state of the art skate board arena. Now it's 2013 and there's still no park, but the group is still taking donations. Hank investigates."[more]
    Now a story you'll see on just one station: "Where's the skate park?" Hank first asked that question back in 2010 to a Massachusetts nonprofit group which raised big bucks to build a state of the art skate board arena. Now it's 2013 and there's still no park, but the group is still taking donations. Hank investigates."[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Revere school bus

    Hank Investigates: Revere school bus

    Thursday, January 16 2014 2:21 PM EST2014-01-16 19:21:40 GMT
    Now a story you’ll see on just one station: Exclusive video obtained by investigative reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan shows shocking school bus conditions in one local district. Experts say it’s unsafe and school officials are taking action.[more]
    Now a story you’ll see on just one station: Exclusive video obtained by investigative reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan shows shocking school bus conditions in one local district. Experts say it’s unsafe and school officials are taking action.[more]
  • What's Cookin': Dutch Pancakes

    What's Cookin': Dutch Pancakes

    Thursday, January 9 2014 11:04 PM EST2014-01-10 04:04:35 GMT
    A breakfast comfort food taken to a new level![more]
    A breakfast comfort food taken to a new level![more]
  • Living Healthy: Osteoporosis

    Living Healthy: Osteoporosis

    Thursday, January 9 2014 10:02 PM EST2014-01-10 03:02:02 GMT
    If you're a woman over age 50, you have a 50-50 chance of breaking a bone because of osteoporosis at some point.[more]
    If you're a woman over age 50, you have a 50-50 chance of breaking a bone because of osteoporosis at some point. [more]
  • Living Healthy -- Node transfer for lymphedema patients

    Living Healthy -- Node transfer for lymphedema patients

    Wednesday, January 8 2014 3:28 PM EST2014-01-08 20:28:50 GMT
    Battling breast cancer often continues long after surgery. In many patients who have had their lymph nodes removed, a painful condition may develop. [more]
    Battling breast cancer often continues long after surgery. In many patients who have had their lymph nodes removed, a painful condition may develop. [more]
  • Living Healthy -- Parkinson's Disease

    Living Healthy -- Parkinson's Disease

    Wednesday, January 8 2014 3:24 PM EST2014-01-08 20:24:15 GMT
    Early detection is a crucial step to understanding the cause of Parkinson's disease, and Boston Medical Center is leading the way in research. [more]
    Early detection is a crucial step to understanding the cause of Parkinson's disease, and Boston Medical Center is leading the way in research. [more]
  • Living Healthy -- Liver scan

    Living Healthy -- Liver scan

    Wednesday, January 8 2014 3:20 PM EST2014-01-08 20:20:34 GMT
    The liver has the important function of clearing the body of toxins, and when it doesn't work correctly it can be deadly. [more]
    The liver has the important function of clearing the body of toxins, and when it doesn't work correctly it can be deadly. [more]
  • Living Healthy -- Tips for staying safe in extreme heat

    Living Healthy -- Tips for staying safe in extreme heat

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 2:44 PM EST2013-12-10 19:44:21 GMT
    Extreme heat is not only uncomfortable - it can be deadly.[more]
    Extreme heat is not only uncomfortable - it can be deadly. [more]
  • Living Healthy -- Transitioning kids sleep schedules for school

    Living Healthy -- Transitioning kids sleep schedules for school

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 2:42 PM EST2013-12-10 19:42:45 GMT
    It's back to school time - but many kids aren't ready for that pre-dawn wake up call.[more]
    It's back to school time - but many kids aren't ready for that pre-dawn wake up call. [more]
  • Living Healthy -- New hair restoration treatment helps hair loss

    Living Healthy -- New hair restoration treatment helps hair loss

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 2:39 PM EST2013-12-10 19:39:17 GMT
    Every woman has complained of having a bad hair day.[more]
    Every woman has complained of having a bad hair day. [more]
  • Living Healthy -- Battling pancreatic cancer

    Living Healthy -- Battling pancreatic cancer

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 2:37 PM EST2013-12-10 19:37:18 GMT
    When it comes to pancreatic cancer, early detection and treatment are key but so much more needs to be done when it comes to research and funding.[more]
    When it comes to pancreatic cancer, early detection and treatment are key but so much more needs to be done when it comes to research and funding. [more]
  • Living Healthy -- Taekwondo therapy for students with disabilities

    Living Healthy -- Taekwondo therapy for students with disabilities

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 2:34 PM EST2013-12-10 19:34:43 GMT
    Many people take taekwondo classes for strength and enjoyment but for some, the classes are teaching a far greater lesson.[more]
    Many people take taekwondo classes for strength and enjoyment but for some, the classes are teaching a far greater lesson. [more]
  • Living Healthy -- Researchers working on device to controls blood pressue

    Living Healthy -- Researchers working on device to controls blood pressue

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 2:32 PM EST2013-12-10 19:32:24 GMT
    Researchers are working on a new way to control high blood pressure.[more]
    Researchers are working on a new way to control high blood pressure. [more]
  • Living Healthy -- Advancements in laser eye treatment

    Living Healthy -- Advancements in laser eye treatment

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 2:30 PM EST2013-12-10 19:30:10 GMT
    A big advancement in laser eye surgery - it’s a new device that could be the fastest in the world correcting vision in a matter of seconds.[more]
    A big advancement in laser eye surgery - it’s a new device that could be the fastest in the world correcting vision in a matter of seconds. [more]
  • Living Healthy -- Minimally invasive treatment for stroke victims

    Living Healthy -- Minimally invasive treatment for stroke victims

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 2:28 PM EST2013-12-10 19:28:29 GMT
    It's the deadliest kind of stroke one in which a blood vessel bursts deep in the brain.[more]
    It's the deadliest kind of stroke one in which a blood vessel bursts deep in the brain. [more]
  • Down the drain

    Down the drain

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 2:27 PM EST2013-12-10 19:27:18 GMT
    Now a story you’ll see on just one station: Hank uncovers a place in Boson where your tax dollars are going down the drain, and we do mean right down the drain.[more]
    Now a story you’ll see on just one station: Hank uncovers a place in Boson where your tax dollars are going down the drain, and we do mean right down the drain. [more]
  • Living Healthy -- Raising awareness for lupus

    Living Healthy -- Raising awareness for lupus

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 2:25 PM EST2013-12-10 19:25:50 GMT
    Jessica Greekwood, loving wife and mother of two looks like a model of perfect health but that's what living with lupus is like.[more]
    Jessica Greekwood, loving wife and mother of two looks like a model of perfect health but that's what living with lupus is like.[more]
  • Living Healthy -- New product keeps surfaces germ free for years

    Living Healthy -- New product keeps surfaces germ free for years

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 2:23 PM EST2013-12-10 19:23:14 GMT
    Spray your kitchen counter once and it's germ free for years.[more]
    Spray your kitchen counter once and it's germ free for years.[more]
  • Living Healthy -- Easing, and preventing 'bleacher back'

    Living Healthy -- Easing, and preventing 'bleacher back'

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 2:21 PM EST2013-12-10 19:21:22 GMT
    Watching your kids play sports is always exciting but sitting in the stands for hours can be a pain- literally![more]
    Watching your kids play sports is always exciting but sitting in the stands for hours can be a pain- literally! [more]
  • Living Healthy -- O-arm helps surgeons see

    Living Healthy -- O-arm helps surgeons see

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 2:19 PM EST2013-12-10 19:19:00 GMT
    3D images have never been available in the operating room before.[more]
    3D images have never been available in the operating room before.[more]
  • Living Healthy -- Probiotic study to help babies with colic

    Living Healthy -- Probiotic study to help babies with colic

    Tuesday, December 10 2013 2:11 PM EST2013-12-10 19:11:04 GMT
    Researchers are investigating whether a probiotic might be helpful to reduce stomach inflammation in infants with colic.[more]
    Researchers are investigating whether a probiotic might be helpful to reduce stomach inflammation in infants with colic. [more]
  • The Hiller Instinct: Boston's twin passions, sports and politics Read

    The Hiller Instinct: Boston's twin passions, sports and politics Read

    Monday, November 25 2013 11:11 AM EST2013-11-25 16:11:34 GMT
    They--whoever they are--always say Boston's twin passions are sports and politics.But right now they are wrong, because the Blues and Reds of politics are no match for the Red Sox.It was almost two days ago that Shane Victorino slammed the Sox into the World Series and I'll bet you remember exactly where you were when he hit it.Now compare that to the government's big game--the shutdown.I'll bet you don't remember where you were when it ended very late one night last week: "The motion is appr...[more]
    They--whoever they are--always say Boston's twin passions are sports and politics.But right now they are wrong, because the Blues and Reds of politics are no match for the Red Sox.It was almost two days ago that Shane Victorino slammed the Sox into the World Series and I'll bet you remember exactly where you were when he hit it.Now compare that to the government's big game--the shutdown.I'll bet you don't remember where you were when it ended very late one night last week: "The motion is appr...[more]
  • The Hiller Instinct: End of the government shutdown

    The Hiller Instinct: End of the government shutdown

    Wednesday, November 20 2013 7:30 PM EST2013-11-21 00:30:29 GMT
    Get ready for a winter re-run of the Washington follies.Because there was no compromise Wednesday.[more]
    Get ready for a winter re-run of the Washington follies.Because there was no compromise Wednesday.[more]
  • 7 Healthcast: Bedtime behavior study

    7 Healthcast: Bedtime behavior study

    Tuesday, November 19 2013 3:19 PM EST2013-11-19 20:19:25 GMT
    BOSTON (WHDH) -- Getting young children to bed can be quite the task for parents. Today, a new study actually links inconsistent bedtimes with misbehavior.[more]
    BOSTON (WHDH) -- Getting young children to bed can be quite the task for parents. Today, a new study actually links inconsistent bedtimes with misbehavior.[more]
  • 7 Healthcast: Signing up for the Affordable Care Act

    7 Healthcast: Signing up for the Affordable Care Act

    Tuesday, November 19 2013 3:07 PM EST2013-11-19 20:07:56 GMT
    BOSTON (WHDH) -- For the last week people around the country have been signing up for the Affordable Care Act.One of the most significant changes is preventive health services; they will now be covered by insurance at no cost to the patient.[more]
    BOSTON (WHDH) -- For the last week people around the country have been signing up for the Affordable Care Act.One of the most significant changes is preventive health services; they will now be covered by insurance at no cost to the patient.[more]
  • 7 Healthcast: Healthcast Oct. 8: Weight loss apps, malaria vaccine

    7 Healthcast: Healthcast Oct. 8: Weight loss apps, malaria vaccine

    Tuesday, November 19 2013 3:05 PM EST2013-11-19 20:05:04 GMT
    A new study reveals most weight loss apps fall short when it comes to helping people change their behaviors.[more]
    A new study reveals most weight loss apps fall short when it comes to helping people change their behaviors.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Homeowners left in the lurch by state program

    Hank Investigates: Homeowners left in the lurch by state program

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 7:41 PM EST2013-11-14 00:41:18 GMT
    Angry Massachusetts homeowners left in the lurch by the state program that’s supposed to help them! [more]
    Angry Massachusetts homeowners left in the lurch by the state program that’s supposed to help them! [more]
  • Hank Investigates: Mass. retailers shaking down shoplifters

    Hank Investigates: Mass. retailers shaking down shoplifters

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 7:39 PM EST2013-11-14 00:39:04 GMT
    Retailers in Massachusetts are changing the way they deal with shoplifters – and one lawmaker says it’s gotten out of control. [more]
    Retailers in Massachusetts are changing the way they deal with shoplifters – and one lawmaker says it’s gotten out of control. [more]
  • Hank Investigates: BPD officers parking in bus stops

    Hank Investigates: BPD officers parking in bus stops

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 7:35 PM EST2013-11-14 00:35:53 GMT
    Now a story you'll see on just one station: they're supposed to enforce the law but we found some Boston Police employees are brazenly breaking the rules when it comes to parking, making it tough on patients at a local health clinic. [more]
    Now a story you'll see on just one station: they're supposed to enforce the law but we found some Boston Police employees are brazenly breaking the rules when it comes to parking, making it tough on patients at a local health clinic. [more]
  • Hank Investigates: Navy Yard Follow: owners have till Oct. 31

    Hank Investigates: Navy Yard Follow: owners have till Oct. 31

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 7:33 PM EST2013-11-14 00:33:23 GMT
    Boat owners at a trouble marina in Charlestown are getting some good news.[more]
    Boat owners at a trouble marina in Charlestown are getting some good news.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Gas Leaks

    Hank Investigates: Gas Leaks

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 7:30 PM EST2013-11-14 00:30:34 GMT
    "I heard the boom, which sounded to me like a bomb," Debra Strandberg said.It's a night the Strandbergs won't forget."I heard Debbie screaming," her husband, Tom said.The night - their home in Reading -- exploded.[more]
    "I heard the boom, which sounded to me like a bomb," Debra Strandberg said.It's a night the Strandbergs won't forget."I heard Debbie screaming," her husband, Tom said.The night - their home in Reading -- exploded.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Update: Navy Yard Marina

    Hank Investigates: Update: Navy Yard Marina

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 7:17 PM EST2013-11-14 00:17:21 GMT
    Only on 7News -- new information in a Hank investigation. She showed you the dirty and dangerous conditions at a well-known marina in Boston Harbor. Now Hank has learned the marina’s owner has landed in legal hot water.[more]
    Only on 7News -- new information in a Hank investigation. She showed you the dirty and dangerous conditions at a well-known marina in Boston Harbor. Now Hank has learned the marina’s owner has landed in legal hot water.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Century-old graveyard discovered

    Hank Investigates: Century-old graveyard discovered

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 7:09 PM EST2013-11-14 00:09:08 GMT
    Excavators at a local cemetery dug up more than they’d expected. Construction skidded to a halt as concerned officials investigated their surprising discovery -- a century-old graveyard they never knew existed.[more]
    Excavators at a local cemetery dug up more than they’d expected. Construction skidded to a halt as concerned officials investigated their surprising discovery -- a century-old graveyard they never knew existed.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Navy Yard Follow: More Time to Move

    Hank Investigates: Navy Yard Follow: More Time to Move

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 7:02 PM EST2013-11-14 00:02:14 GMT
    There is new information on a Hank Investigation. Boat owners at a troubled Marina in Charlestown have more time to find a new place to dock, and the owner of that marina said he’ll help pay for their move.[more]
    There is new information on a Hank Investigation. Boat owners at a troubled Marina in Charlestown have more time to find a new place to dock, and the owner of that marina said he’ll help pay for their move.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Skate Park

    Hank Investigates: Skate Park

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 6:53 PM EST2013-11-13 23:53:54 GMT
    Now a story you'll see on just one station: "Where's the skate park?" Hank first asked that question back in 2010 to a Massachusetts nonprofit group which raised big bucks to build a state of the art skate board arena. [more]
    Now a story you'll see on just one station: "Where's the skate park?" Hank first asked that question back in 2010 to a Massachusetts nonprofit group which raised big bucks to build a state of the art skate board arena. [more]
  • Hank Investigates: Navy Yard Follow: Boat Owners Evicted

    Hank Investigates: Navy Yard Follow: Boat Owners Evicted

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 6:50 PM EST2013-11-13 23:50:43 GMT
    There is big news on a story we first brought you, on just one station. Boat owners are being evicted from a controversial Charlestown Marina that was the focus of a Hank Investigation.[more]
    There is big news on a story we first brought you, on just one station. Boat owners are being evicted from a controversial Charlestown Marina that was the focus of a Hank Investigation.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Update: Marina owner must hire engineer

    Hank Investigates: Update: Marina owner must hire engineer

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 6:47 PM EST2013-11-13 23:47:56 GMT
    We have new information about a controversial Charlestown marina that was the focus of a Hank Investigation.[more]
    We have new information about a controversial Charlestown marina that was the focus of a Hank Investigation.[more]
  • Living Healthy: Easing back to school stress

    Living Healthy: Easing back to school stress

    Wednesday, November 13 2013 3:55 PM EST2013-11-13 20:55:01 GMT
    BOSTON (WHDH) -- September means school is back in session! For many young students, that can mean some high anxiety.[more]
    BOSTON (WHDH) -- September means school is back in session! For many young students, that can mean some high anxiety.[more]
  • What's Cooking: Cavatelli

    What's Cooking: Cavatelli

    Tuesday, October 8 2013 7:15 PM EDT2013-10-08 23:15:13 GMT
    Headed to a steak house, but you're a vegetarian? Well, Boston Chops has just the thing for you![more]
    Headed to a steak house, but you're a vegetarian? Well, Boston Chops has just the thing for you![more]
  • Hiller Instinct: James "Whitey" Bulger verdict

    Hiller Instinct: James "Whitey" Bulger verdict

    Monday, August 12 2013 6:06 PM EDT2013-08-12 22:06:40 GMT
    OK, the trial that so many people thought would never happen is now history, and what I'm wondering is: What exactly did we learn in the last two months?[more]
    OK, the trial that so many people thought would never happen is now history, and what I'm wondering is: What exactly did we learn in the last two months?[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Chimney Sweeps

    Hank Investigates: Chimney Sweeps

    Dangerous chimneys can cause fires and carbon monoxide poisoning--so it's critical to know if your chimney is safe! But Hank's hidden camera investigation proves--unscrupulous companies are luring people into...[more]
    Dangerous chimneys can cause fires and carbon monoxide poisoning--so it's critical to know if your chimney is safe! But Hank's hidden camera investigation proves--unscrupulous companies are luring people into into...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Flood Insurance

    Hank Investigates: Flood Insurance

    So what should your next step be as your home begins to dry out? Our Hank Phillippi Ryan shows you how to cover your damage.[more]
    So what should your next step be as your home begins to dry out? Our Hank Phillippi Ryan shows you how to cover your damage.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Medical Bills

    Hank Investigates: Medical Bills

    Is the cost of your health care making you sick? Hank?s discovered a shocking secret -- you may be paying much more than you need to for medical tests. Why does it happen and what can you do? Hank Investigates.[more]
    Is the cost of your health care making you sick? Hank?s discovered a shocking secret -- you may be paying much more than you need to for medical tests. Why does it happen and what can you do? Hank Investigates.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Funding cut for DPH studies

    Hank Investigates: Funding cut for DPH studies

    Families are upset something in their neighborhood is making them sick -- the state used your tax dollars to find out. So why didn?t they finish the job? Hank Investigates.[more]
    Families are upset something in their neighborhood is making them sick -- the state used your tax dollars to find out. So why didn?t they finish the job? Hank Investigates.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: School Cafeterias

    Hank Investigates: School Cafeterias

    Do your children have lunch in a public school cafeteria? It's the one meal a day you trust someone else to prepare! But Hank Phillippi Ryan?s uncovered there are dirty secrets that may be hiding in some public...[more]
    Do your children have lunch in a public school cafeteria? It's the one meal a day you trust someone else to prepare! But Hank Phillippi Ryan?s uncovered there are dirty secrets that may be hiding in some public school...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Fixed-up Flood Cars

    Hank Investigates: Fixed-up Flood Cars

    New England flood waters have subsided, but you could still be a victim! Investigative reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan now shows you an amazing transformation. An exclusive look at how con-artists can take flood cars...[more]
    New England flood waters have subsided, but you could still be a victim! Investigative reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan now shows you an amazing transformation. An exclusive look at how con-artists can take flood cars and make...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Rape Kits

    Hank Investigates: Rape Kits

    Could criminals be on the loose because the state's crime lab isn't testing the evidence? ? Our exclusive investigation reveals why cold cases may be going unsolved. Hank Phillippi Ryan investigates.[more]
    Could criminals be on the loose because the state's crime lab isn't testing the evidence? ? Our exclusive investigation reveals why cold cases may be going unsolved. Hank Phillippi Ryan investigates.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: T Tickets

    Hank Investigates: T Tickets

    Our exclusive investigation reveals: The MBTA knows something, they decided not to tell you -- and it's costing you money! What's going on and why don't you know? Hank Phillippi Ryan stops them in their tracks.[more]
    Our exclusive investigation reveals: The MBTA knows something, they decided not to tell you -- and it's costing you money! What's going on and why don't you know? Hank Phillippi Ryan stops them in their tracks.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Flood insurance

    Hank Investigates: Flood insurance

    Has it happened to you yet? Thousands of Bay State homeowners are being ordered to buy big bucks flood insurance--even if they've never had a drop of water in their basements! But Hank Phillippi Ryan's exclusive...[more]
    Has it happened to you yet? Thousands of Bay State homeowners are being ordered to buy big bucks flood insurance--even if they've never had a drop of water in their basements! But Hank Phillippi Ryan's exclusive...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Skate Park

    Hank Investigates: Skate Park

    Big promises and big money ! Hank?s discovered that ?state of the art skate park? promised for Boston is battling big problems. Wait till you hear what?s putting the skate park on hold! Hank Investigates.[more]
    Big promises and big money ! Hank?s discovered that ?state of the art skate park? promised for Boston is battling big problems. Wait till you hear what?s putting the skate park on hold! Hank Investigates.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Charity Dumping Grounds

    Hank Investigates: Charity Dumping Grounds

    Donating to charity is supposed to help people, but we found some donations are doing more harm than good and it?s costing charities millions. Wait till you see what some people are calling donations! Hank...[more]
    Donating to charity is supposed to help people, but we found some donations are doing more harm than good and it?s costing charities millions. Wait till you see what some people are calling donations! Hank Investigates.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Toll Taker complaints

    Hank Investigates: Toll Taker complaints

    They're asleep. They're rude and they're on the cell phone! And that's just the beginning of the complaints about Masspike toll takers. So why aren't they getting in trouble? Hank has the scoop in her exclusive...[more]
    They're asleep. They're rude and they're on the cell phone! And that's just the beginning of the complaints about Masspike toll takers. So why aren't they getting in trouble? Hank has the scoop in her exclusive investigation.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Fire Master Boxes

    Hank Investigates: Fire Master Boxes

    The alarms are ringing--but firefighters can?t hear them! Hank's discovered some local fire stations aren't getting all their emergency calls! Who's in danger? What's gone wrong? And why didn't anyone fix it? Hank...[more]
    The alarms are ringing--but firefighters can?t hear them! Hank's discovered some local fire stations aren't getting all their emergency calls! Who's in danger? What's gone wrong? And why didn't anyone fix it? Hank...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Cabin Pressure

    Hank Investigates: Cabin Pressure

    Whatever happened to flying the friendly skies? Security, crowds and baggage restrictions make travel troublesome. Last week one flight attendant jumped off a plane after dealing with what he called a problem...[more]
    Whatever happened to flying the friendly skies? Security, crowds and baggage restrictions make travel troublesome. Last week one flight attendant jumped off a plane after dealing with what he called a problem passenger....[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Electronic Monitoring Bracelets

    Hank Investigates: Electronic Monitoring Bracelets

    It's exactly what's not supposed to happen. Criminal suspects cut off their monitoring bracelets and vanish! Who are they and how often does it happen? Hank's investigation uncovered what state officials didn't...[more]
    It's exactly what's not supposed to happen. Criminal suspects cut off their monitoring bracelets and vanish! Who are they and how often does it happen? Hank's investigation uncovered what state officials didn't want to...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Mulch Fires

    Hank Investigates: Mulch Fires

    Does your home have a hidden hazard? We found a common item--probably at your house right now that's caused millions of dollars in damage each year in Massachusetts! And what's more Hank Phillippi Ryan's found...[more]
    Does your home have a hidden hazard? We found a common item--probably at your house right now that's caused millions of dollars in damage each year in Massachusetts! And what's more Hank Phillippi Ryan's found local...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Charlie Tickets

    Hank Investigates: Charlie Tickets

    T riders, listen up! Hank Phillippi Ryan's exclusive investigation into the secret expiration dates on the MBTA's Charlie Tickets now has a top state official calling for changes in the law! And those changes...[more]
    T riders, listen up! Hank Phillippi Ryan's exclusive investigation into the secret expiration dates on the MBTA's Charlie Tickets now has a top state official calling for changes in the law! And those changes could mean...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Texting Truckers

    Hank Investigates: Texting Truckers

    Caught on camera: Truck drivers doing something they know they shouldn't--and putting everyone's lives in danger. Hank staked out state highways with a hidden camera and what she found has federal officials fuming!...[more]
    Caught on camera: Truck drivers doing something they know they shouldn't--and putting everyone's lives in danger. Hank staked out state highways with a hidden camera and what she found has federal officials fuming! See...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Unemployment technical glitches

    Hank Investigates: Unemployment technical glitches

    People looking to certify their unemployment benefits here in Massachusetts have been running into a lot of trouble recently. Technical difficulties have plagued the phone system and the web-site people use to file...[more]
    People looking to certify their unemployment benefits here in Massachusetts have been running into a lot of trouble recently. Technical difficulties have plagued the phone system and the web-site people use to file claims....[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Gas Leaks

    Hank Investigates: Gas Leaks

    Devastating home explosions, caused gas leaks-so how many gas leaks are there right now? And could they be in your neighborhood? Our exclusive investigation found gas leaks all across the state-so many, experts...[more]
    Devastating home explosions, caused gas leaks-so how many gas leaks are there right now? And could they be in your neighborhood? Our exclusive investigation found gas leaks all across the state-so many, experts say it?s...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Baby Monitors

    Hank Investigates: Baby Monitors

    Stop what you're doing and watch this: It's disturbing. It's alarming. It's terrifying and it could happen to you. Hank's discovered there's a way strangers can see right inside your house and you'd never know it....[more]
    Stop what you're doing and watch this: It's disturbing. It's alarming. It's terrifying and it could happen to you. Hank's discovered there's a way strangers can see right inside your house and you'd never know it. Could...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Asbestos in Schools

    Hank Investigates: Asbestos in Schools

    Could your child's school be harmful to their health? Every school is supposed to be inspected by the state for dangerous asbestos but Hank reveals: hundreds of schools failed their inspections and what's even more...[more]
    Could your child's school be harmful to their health? Every school is supposed to be inspected by the state for dangerous asbestos but Hank reveals: hundreds of schools failed their inspections and what's even more...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Filtered Cigar Tax

    Hank Investigates: Filtered Cigar Tax

    And now a story you'll see only on 7! How some tobacco manufacturers win big--and how your kids lose. Hank Phillippi Ryan's exclusive investigation found a loophole that's causing the state to miss out on...[more]
    And now a story you'll see only on 7! How some tobacco manufacturers win big--and how your kids lose. Hank Phillippi Ryan's exclusive investigation found a loophole that's causing the state to miss out on millions in tax...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: What's killing the trees?

    Hank Investigates: What's killing the trees?

    It's destructive, it's sad--and it's wasting of millions of your tax dollars. Something is killing hundreds of trees in Massachusetts--and it's a problem that's only getting worse. What's killing the trees? Hank...[more]
    It's destructive, it's sad--and it's wasting of millions of your tax dollars. Something is killing hundreds of trees in Massachusetts--and it's a problem that's only getting worse. What's killing the trees? Hank Investigates.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Taxes

    Hank Investigates: Taxes

    Last year, more than half of taxpayers paid someone else to do their taxes--now with tax day fast approaching, you may be deciding to hire someone, too. in tonight's Money Monday, a warning. Hank's discovered if...[more]
    Last year, more than half of taxpayers paid someone else to do their taxes--now with tax day fast approaching, you may be deciding to hire someone, too. in tonight's Money Monday, a warning. Hank's discovered if you choose...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: State Police bulletproof vests

    Hank Investigates: State Police bulletproof vests

    Tonight the state's top cops admit something went very wrong. It's a story you?ll see only on 7! Hank?s exclusive investigation reveals Massachusetts state troopers could be in danger---wearing bulletproof vests...[more]
    Tonight the state's top cops admit something went very wrong. It's a story you?ll see only on 7! Hank?s exclusive investigation reveals Massachusetts state troopers could be in danger---wearing bulletproof vests that may...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Beverly gambling

    Hank Investigates: Beverly gambling

    A man in Beverly was arrested for a card game at his home. Police say it was an illegal operation - the suspect says it was just a group of friends playing poker. 7's Hank Phillippi Ryan has the story.[more]
    A man in Beverly was arrested for a card game at his home. Police say it was an illegal operation - the suspect says it was just a group of friends playing poker. 7's Hank Phillippi Ryan has the story.[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Chicken Sell By Date

    Hank Investigates: Chicken Sell By Date

    Tonight an exclusive undercover investigation reveals a shocking secret Hank?s uncovered in some grocery stores. You rely on the dating labels to make sure food is fresh, but we found some grocery stores misleading...[more]
    Tonight an exclusive undercover investigation reveals a shocking secret Hank?s uncovered in some grocery stores. You rely on the dating labels to make sure food is fresh, but we found some grocery stores misleading you and...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Radon in Schools

    Hank Investigates: Radon in Schools

    Now a story you'll see only on 7: What if there is a health threat in your child's school and officials refusing to test for it? What Hank found will make every parent angry!!![more]
    Now a story you'll see only on 7: What if there is a health threat in your child's school and officials refusing to test for it? What Hank found will make every parent angry!!![more]
  • Hank Investigates: Mortgage Documents

    Hank Investigates: Mortgage Documents

    Tonight -- an exclusive investigation -- if you've ever bought or sold a home...you need to hear this. Hank found a signature buried deep in your mortgage documents could be a ticking time bomb for thousands of...[more]
    Tonight -- an exclusive investigation -- if you've ever bought or sold a home...you need to hear this. Hank found a signature buried deep in your mortgage documents could be a ticking time bomb for thousands of...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: DCR Pools

    Hank Investigates: DCR Pools

    Sweeping changes underway at state-run swimming pools, all a result of our investigation into their deplorable conditions and years of neglect. After Hank started asking questions and demanding answers about the...[more]
    Sweeping changes underway at state-run swimming pools, all a result of our investigation into their deplorable conditions and years of neglect. After Hank started asking questions and demanding answers about the dirty...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Button Batteries

    Hank Investigates: Button Batteries

    There may be one in your TV remote, in your watch, in your calculator and in your children?s toys. Those flat little ?button batteries? are convenient, powerful and hank found they?re also deadly. What they can do...[more]
    There may be one in your TV remote, in your watch, in your calculator and in your children?s toys. Those flat little ?button batteries? are convenient, powerful and hank found they?re also deadly. What they can do your...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Fire sprinkler systems

    Hank Investigates: Fire sprinkler systems

    Sprinkler systems can mean the difference between life and death in a fire. But Hank Phillippi Ryan uncovered something you've got to see: The very systems that can save you, could actually make a fire worse, even...[more]
    Sprinkler systems can mean the difference between life and death in a fire. But Hank Phillippi Ryan uncovered something you've got to see: The very systems that can save you, could actually make a fire worse, even deadly....[more]
  • Hank Investigates: State Welfare Money

    Hank Investigates: State Welfare Money

    It?s money that?s supposed to be used by Massachusetts residents only! But Hank found millions of state welfare dollars being spent OUT of state in places like California, Texas, even the Virgin Islands! How is...[more]
    It?s money that?s supposed to be used by Massachusetts residents only! But Hank found millions of state welfare dollars being spent OUT of state in places like California, Texas, even the Virgin Islands! How is this...[more]
  • Hank Investigates: Unsafe Vans

    Hank Investigates: Unsafe Vans

    You've probably ridden in one. They're shuttle vans for hire. They pick up passengers at the airport, take church groups on outings, and students on field trips. They can be a low-cost way to travel in groups. But...[more]
    You've probably ridden in one. They're shuttle vans for hire. They pick up passengers at the airport, take church groups on outings, and students on field trips. They can be a low-cost way to travel in groups. But Hank...[more]
  • Living Healthy: Lipotransfer process skips artificial filler

    Living Healthy: Lipotransfer process skips artificial filler

    Tuesday, July 9 2013 3:09 PM EDT2013-07-09 19:09:00 GMT
    BOSTON (WHDH) -- Most women will tell you they wouldn't mind looking a little younger. Well now there's a new procedure that skips the artificial fillers, and uses a person's own body instead.[more]
    BOSTON (WHDH) -- Most women will tell you they wouldn't mind looking a little younger. Well now there's a new procedure that skips the artificial fillers, and uses a person's own body instead.[more]
  • Sample Story with Video

    Sample Story with Video

    Wednesday, August 21 2013 10:31 PM EDT2013-08-22 02:31:56 GMT
    Test Sample Story with Video[more]
    Test Sample Story with Video[more]
  • Update: Marina owner must hire engineer

    Update: Marina owner must hire engineer

    Thursday, August 8 2013 5:35 PM EDT2013-08-08 21:35:23 GMT
    We have new information about a controversial Charlestown marina that was the focus of a Hank Investigation. On Thursday, a judge took steps to try to force the marina owner to improve conditions at that waterside property.[more]
    We have new information about a controversial Charlestown marina that was the focus of a Hank Investigation. On Thursday, a judge took steps to try to force the marina owner to improve conditions at that waterside property.[more]
  • Update: Navy Yard Marina

    Update: Navy Yard Marina

    Tuesday, August 6 2013 6:19 PM EDT2013-08-06 22:19:32 GMT
    Only on 7News -- new information in a Hank investigation. She showed you the dirty and dangerous conditions at a well-known marina in Boston Harbor. Now Hank has learned the marina’s owner has landed in legal hot water.[more]
    Only on 7News -- new information in a Hank investigation. She showed you the dirty and dangerous conditions at a well-known marina in Boston Harbor. Now Hank has learned the marina’s owner has landed in legal hot water.[more]
  • Living HealthyLiving HealthyMore>>

  • Living Healthy: Neuro balance test

    Living Healthy: Neuro balance test

    Thursday, August 28 2014 10:26 AM EDT2014-08-28 14:26:42 GMT
    It's back to school time, and that means school sports, but kids who play, always run the risk of injury. Now the need to protect their brains is greater than ever.[more]
    It's back to school time, and that means school sports, but kids who play, always run the risk of injury. Now the need to protect their brains is greater than ever.[more]
  • Living Healthy: Stress plus high fat foods could be dangerous

    Living Healthy: Stress plus high fat foods could be dangerous

    Thursday, August 21 2014 5:01 AM EDT2014-08-21 09:01:18 GMT
    The latest study on obesity takes the word comfort right out of comfort foods. Researchers say turning to high fat meals during times of stress may actually make you gain more weight than normal.[more]
    The latest study on obesity takes the word comfort right out of comfort foods. Researchers say turning to high fat meals during times of stress may actually make you gain more weight than normal.[more]
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