The suspect, a Worcester man, was arrested Wednesday afternoon after a high-speed chase that began in Holden, Mass., ended in Nashua, N.H.
Massachusetts officials are apologizing for the way they’ve handled a plan to use an island in the Quabbin Reservoir in central Massachusetts as a breeding ground for endangered timber rattlesnakes. They say they are now looking at alternatives.
Twenty-seven of Massachusetts’s 42 delegates will be chosen at Saturday’s caucuses. The delegates to the convention are allocated based on the primary results of March 1. Massachusetts will send 22 delegates for Donald Trump, eight for John Kasich, eight for Marco Rubio and four for Ted Cruz.
A federal appeals court has reinstated the four-game suspension of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady over the deflation of footballs in a 2014 playoff game.
The most recent state hospital data suggest that the rate of drug-dependent newborns has skyrocketed to about 16 in every 1,000 births — about three times the national average.
Among those who spoke at Thomas Clardy’s service was Trooper Jamie Magarian, a friend and fellow trooper. Magarian used his farewell message to lament the lack of appreciation for police officers in the United States.
A big battle over a proposed Muslim cemetery in the small central Massachusetts town of Dudley carried over into another packed and angry hearing on Thursday night.
In a week, Massachusetts and 12 other states will hold Super Tuesday presidential primaries and caucuses. In his appeal for support, Democrat Bernie Sanders is […]
Dueling campaign events on beacon hill on Wednesday, as supporters of Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders made a play for minority voters.
A Springfield man twice tried and convicted for raping an elderly woman was released Wednesday on his own recognizance after serving 30 years in prison.
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker delivered his first State of the Commonwealth address Thursday night, laying out what he accomplished in his first year in office as well as his priorities for 2016.
The conversation about religious accommodation in the workplace is playing out in a rural Colorado meat packing town where Muslim workers at a Cargill plant were fired over prayer breaks.
General Electric is moving its world headquarters from Fairfield, Connecticut, to Boston’s Seaport District.
“If you have a trial and things go wrong, once you’re convicted, undoing it is very, very difficult,” attorney Laura Edmonds said.
The state’s highest court recently ruled that’s what happened to Ronjon Cameron, of Pittsfield. Cameron had spent the last 12 years in prison after being convicted on charges of rape. At the end of October 2015, the Supreme Judicial Court overturned his conviction and ordered a new trial.