The Cape Cod beach where a New York man was bitten by a shark has been indefinitely closed to swimming after more sharks were spotted in its waters.
A campground in a state park that's been closed for a decade is finally reopening to the public.
A conservative rally against "far-left violence" is being organized in downtown Boston a year after a similar demonstration drew tens of thousands of counterprotesters.
Now that formal sessions are wrapped up, Beacon Hill lawmakers can look forward to spending more time talking to constituents and preparing for the fall elections - starting with the Sept. 4 primary.
Bicyclists can now catch a ride on the commuter rail line linking New Haven, Hartford and Springfield, Massachusetts.
The Massachusetts inventor of wire mesh used in most U.S. lobster traps has died.
A new John Williams composition about a ghost said to have scared Leonard Bernstein is making its world premiere.
Xander Bogaerts hit a two-run triple and added a pair of doubles, and the Boston Red Sox scored seven straight runs after allowing three in the first to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-3. Jackie Bradley Jr. had two hits,...
A former Massachusetts state representative who's in prison for embezzlement has been sentenced to an extra five months for hiding his finances.
Police say the driver of a tractor trailer was killed after veering off the road in Kingston.
The mother of a 2-year-old girl who became known as Baby Doe after her remains washed up in Boston Harbor will face a probation hearing over alleged drug use.
Massachusetts State Police are looking for a driver accused of dragging a trooper after fleeing a traffic stop in Webster.
Police have arrested a Massachusetts woman who they say left her 3-month-old daughter alone in a running car for more than an hour outside a Rhode Island casino.
A jury has awarded $720,000 to a Massachusetts dessert company that accused its ice cream supplier of destroying its business by secretly altering the frozen treat recipe.
A suspended Massachusetts State Police Trooper has agreed to plead guilty to receiving more than $11,000 in overtime pay for hours he didn't work.
The Latest on a plan to move the Pawtucket Red Sox from Rhode Island to Massachusetts (all times local):
A new analysis of New England's shrimp population doesn't bode well for the future of the long-shuttered fishery for the crustaceans.
After spending more than a year trying to lure the Pawtucket Red Sox to their city, officials in Worcester are planning a "major announcement."
A Massachusetts man charged with robbing an 11-year-old girl who was tending the cash register at a fish market has pleaded guilty.
A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to six years in prison for his role in a robbery that left an accomplice dead.
A shark expert at the University of Rhode Island says sharks tend to bypass the state during the summer because there aren't that many seals.
A man listed as a registered sex offender in Massachusetts has been accused of sexually assaulting an 8-year-old child at a New Hampshire campground nearly a decade ago.
A former custodian at a Massachusetts high school has pleaded guilty to spying on people using a girls' bathroom at the school.
A man who robbed 10 banks in the Boston area between July 2017 and October 2017 has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison.