The backlog of disability claims under review by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has shrunk dramatically since earlier this year.
Mohegan Sun says it will seek a town-wide recount of its Palmer casino referendum, which fell 93 votes short, according to the town clerk.
Republicans will hang on to one of their few seats in the Massachusetts legislature. That’s after Don Humason of Westfield won a special election for state Senate Tuesday.
Westfield State University President Evan Dobelle has followed through on his threat to sue over his conflict with school and state officials.
Some funding that Massachusetts officials suspended for Westfield State University has been released.
There’s finally an announced candidate in the election next year to replace Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley.
Wednesday is the final day Massachusetts residents can register to vote ahead of the November 5th elections.
The Boston Red Sox play Tuesday afternoon in Detroit, with the American League Championship Series tied 1 to 1.
Nearly two decades after they were canceled, tolls resume this week for all cars on the westernmost section of the Massachusetts Turnpike.
Voters Tuesday in parts of Hampden and Hampshire counties will narrow the field in the special election to replace former state Sen. Mike Knapik.
The only U.S. District Court judge based in Springfield is pleased with the pick to replace him, but frustrated by how long it took.
Massachusetts Higher Education Commissioner Richard Freeland is upping the ante in his standoff with Westfield State University over questionable spending by the school’s president.
UMass Amherst has canceled two upcoming electronic dance music concerts, in light of ongoing concerns of overdoses of the drug known as ecstasy or Molly.
While Boston went to the polls to narrow their field of mayoral contenders, other pockets of Massachusetts also cast ballots Tuesday.
Voters in the Worcester County city of Leominster will cast ballots Tuesday on a slots casino bid.