Springfield, Mass. — After more than 20 years on Beacon Hill, Mass. state Rep. Benjamin Swan says he will not run for re-election, but he hopes his son can win the seat.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — This is the second of two perspectives we're airing this week on a Massachusetts bill to expand public accommodation rights to the transgender community.
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PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Shots have been fired in at least 30 incidents in Pittsfield this year. That's as many as happened in all of 2015.
Call me provincial, but hearing Duke Ellington intone, "Harry Carney has come all the way from Boston, Massachusetts to lead us now ...
The Curtis Institute of Music is a conservatory in Philadelphia that offers courses of study leading to a performance diploma, ...
Social media specialist danah boyd looks at the ways in which society and technology intersect in the lives of young people.
"I've been thinking about telling my story for a long time. And I didn't talk about it and I didn't incorporate it because -- through my work -- I also am very aware of how drug users are looked at."
The medication is the only one available to prevent an infected pregnant woman from passing the disease to a fetus. Pfizer says the shortage should be over in July.
Pittsfield Mayor Linda Tyer says she plans to boost the city's police budget by more than $900,000, about a 10% increase. This comes after 30 incidents with shots fired this year so far, as many as all of last year.
Akash Vukoti was the youngest contestant in this year's Scripps National Spelling Bee. He didn't go all the way this time, but we've got our eye on him.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — By mid-June, the Massachusetts House will take up a bill that would extend non-discrimination rights to transgender individuals. Today, a conversation about the bill with transgender activist Tynan Power.
Injuries in the meat industry are likely to be under-reported, a new GAO report finds. Workers may be sent back to the line without seeing a doctor, or may not report out of fear of losing their jobs.