While legislative progress was made in the areas of public records reform and opioid trafficking, few bills of significance were sent to Gov. Charlie Baker.
It’s not immediately clear what authority governors have in determining if and where refugees can be resettled.
Compelling arguments on both sides of the doctor-assisted suicide debate were presented at a Massachusetts State House hearing Tuesday afternoon.
Law was forced to resign as bishop in Boston after The Boston Globe uncovered documents showing that church authorities had protected priests from prosecution. But despite Law’s disgrace in Boston, he found a comfortable and influential second career at the Vatican.
A federal judge could issue a ruling as early as Tuesday on Patriots quarterback Tom Brady’s legal challenge of the four-game football deflation suspension handed to him by the NFL.
Observers say Judge George O’Toole’s holding of the jury list is unprecedented.
At one school, several assistant coaches made just $12,000 in a year, working what one coach said were school-year hours that are “about as full-time as it can get.”
It was a warning from the father that the young man might pose a danger that first brought Alexander Ciccolo to the attention of the FBI. The young Ciccolo is now being held, charged with plotting to detonate a bomb at an unknown university.
The remains of a Marine corps officer killed in the South Pacific during World War II and discovered last year have been laid to rest in his home town of Westfield, Massachusetts.
The opioid crisis is a tragedy with some unlikely side effects. In this case, one of those side effects is uniting Democrats from Massachusetts with Republicans from the Midwest.
Boston 2024 sold the USOC on a compact, walkable Olympics. But Boston 2024 has signaled its revised bid will have a bigger footprint — something a new WBUR poll shows Massachusetts voters support.
Boston-area universities might want to get their pencils ready, because the experience of Atlanta universities may offer the most direct lesson for Boston from the 1996 Summer Olympics. This is the second story in a three-part series.
Atlanta scored an upset when the International Olympic Committee in 1990 chose it over five other cities to host the 1996 games, not long after Los Angeles hosted in 1984. Atlanta was not considered a world-class city.
For the first time in this trial, the defendant too appeared to show emotion, however briefly.
The second phase of the trial began Tuesday.