Justices for the state’s Supreme Judicial Court on Tuesday heard arguments in an almost year and a half long fight between the town of Barnstable and the AIDS Support Group of Cape Cod over the group’s needle exchange program in Hyannis.
The Mahmoud family was originally scheduled to arrive only days after President Trump signed his executive order on immigration. The temporary ban stopped travel for people from seven predominately Muslim countries and indefinitely banned Syrian refugees from entering the U.S.
Some bad weather didn’t keep hundreds of thousands of fans from showing up Tuesday to cheer on the Patriots following the team’s fifth Super Bowl victory.
Boston officials are expecting up to 1 million fans to line the streets for the Patriots’ victory parade Tuesday, despite the cold and wet weather.
As questions loom from Washington over how possible changes or a repeal of the Affordable Care Act would affect Massachusetts, Gov. Charlie Baker has put […]
In international competitions, athletes slide down curved tracks on sleds with steel runners. They can reach speeds of 90 miles per hour. Locally, during the luge challenge, kids and adults use plastic sleds on a moderately steep ski slope. The run is roughly 50-yards-long and speeds don’t climb much above 25 miles per hour.
As he begins his fourth term in office, Sheriff Thomas Hodgson is proposing a national work program for inmates, and he’d like to begin with work on the wall.
Over the course of eight years, Sonja Farak siphoned, smoked, snorted and swallowed her way daily through the larder of the state drug lab. Crack, methamphetamine, weed, LSD, ecstasy. It was free for the taking and she took — and cooked — from the lab standards, from police seizures and from her colleague’s work tables.
Northfield Mountain is a naturalist’s wonderland. But if you look around, you’ll see an unnatural site: a 5-billion-gallon battery.
The flag was lowered to half-staff after the presidential election. Then the flag was found burned, and the college decided to take down all campus flags after that.
Opioid-related deaths have increased 350 percent in Massachusetts in 15 years.
It will be years before we have a clear picture of the health effects, good and bad, of making marijuana legal in states that take that step.
“Until” is a huge, politically provocative installation meant to inspire discussions about violence and race in America. But artist Nick Cave is also using it to convene prominent performers in other fields and inspire them to craft their own responses to the work and the conversations it’s meant to instigate.
It’s a big change that will take some time, and cause some intermediate complications — namely, lots of traffic problems for several weeks.
Courts in Maryland and New York have made similar rulings recently.