Massachusetts eyeing more renewable energy-friendly future
Massachusetts eyeing more renewable energy-friendly future

With steps big and small, Massachusetts is moving toward a future in which the state relies increasingly on renewable energy.

9 hrs 46 mins ago
Massachusetts cities receive funding from anti-gang program
Massachusetts cities receive funding from anti-gang program

Massachusetts is making $7.7 million in grant money available to help cities stem gang violence.

9 hrs 58 mins ago
The Latest: Booker kicks off first visit to New Hampshire
10 hrs 34 mins ago
Lawmaker proposes new tax on hookah and vaping products
Lawmaker proposes new tax on hookah and vaping products

A Rhode Island state senator has introduced a bill that would add a 1 percent tax on the sale of hookah and vaping products.

11 hrs 34 mins ago
Bill would require tipped workers be paid minimum wage
Bill would require tipped workers be paid minimum wage

A push is on to require that tipped workers in Massachusetts be paid at least the minimum wage.

12 hrs 30 mins ago
Federal grant awarded for affordable housing in Rhode Island
Federal grant awarded for affordable housing in Rhode Island

A $6.4 million federal grant has been awarded to finance affordable housing in Rhode Island.

12 hrs 34 mins ago
Dem presidential candidates introducing themselves to voters
13 hrs 19 mins ago
Sports Minute: Here is the latest New England sports news from The Associated Press
Sports Minute: Here is the latest New England sports news from The Associated Press

Paul Westphal, Jack Sikma, Marques Johnson and Ben Wallace are first-time finalists for the Basketball Hall of Fame. The rest of the 13 finalists have been considered before, including Chris Webber, Sidney Moncrief, Bobby...

June 8th, 3:36 AM EDT
ACLU of Massachusetts sues for border wall contract records
ACLU of Massachusetts sues for border wall contract records

The American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts has filed a lawsuit demanding information about a contract for a section of the wall along the U.S.-Mexico border that President Donald Trump said his administration gave...

February 15th, 4:09 PM EST
Nurse fired after arrest over inappropriate messages to teen
Nurse fired after arrest over inappropriate messages to teen

Boston Children's Hospital has fired a pediatric nurse practitioner who police say sent inappropriate messages to a teenage girl on social media.

February 15th, 2:45 PM EST
Driver charged in connection to fatal hit-and-run of teacher
Driver charged in connection to fatal hit-and-run of teacher

Police have made an arrest in connection with a hit-and-run in Massachusetts that killed a beloved school teacher and administrator.

February 15th, 12:57 PM EST
Judge limits ability of Aaron Hernandez's child to sue NFL
Judge limits ability of Aaron Hernandez's child to sue NFL

A federal judge says the 6-year-old daughter of the late NFL player Aaron Hernandez missed a 2014 deadline to opt out of the $1 billion concussion settlement and can't separately sue the league over his diagnosis of a...

February 15th, 12:21 PM EST
Drug company used rap video to push for higher doses, sales
Drug company used rap video to push for higher doses, sales

Employees at a drug company accused of bribing doctors rapped and danced around a life-size bottle of their highly addictive fentanyl spray in a video meant to motivate sales representatives into getting patients on higher...

February 15th, 12:01 PM EST
Boy with rare disorder to get man cave of his dreams
Boy with rare disorder to get man cave of his dreams

A 10-year-old Rhode Island boy with a rare disorder is getting his very own man cave.

February 15th, 11:41 AM EST
Student sues school over handling of alleged sexual assault
Student sues school over handling of alleged sexual assault

A former student at a Massachusetts high school has sued the school, saying officials mishandled an alleged sexual assault on a bus by another student.

February 15th, 11:01 AM EST
16-year-old boy charged in stabbing of 17-year-old youth
16-year-old boy charged in stabbing of 17-year-old youth

Prosecutors say a 16-year-old boy has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of a 17-year-old Massachusetts youth.

February 15th, 9:41 AM EST
Ex-Massachusetts governor to challenge Trump for GOP nod
Ex-Massachusetts governor to challenge Trump for GOP nod

William Weld, a former governor of Massachusetts who two years ago ran for vice president on the Libertarian Party ticket, has become the first Republican to announce a challenge to President Donald Trump in the 2020...

February 15th, 9:01 AM EST
Massachusetts man convicted of assault on Muslim woman
Massachusetts man convicted of assault on Muslim woman

A Massachusetts man has been convicted of yelling slurs and attacking a Muslim woman who was on her way to prayer services during Ramadan.

February 15th, 8:29 AM EST
As Democrats lean left, will voters follow?
As Democrats lean left, will voters follow?

What is happening to the Democrats?

February 15th, 1:00 AM EST
Man sentenced to 15 years for mailing methamphetamine
Man sentenced to 15 years for mailing methamphetamine

A Massachusetts man who admitted he shipped large quantities of methamphetamine through the mail has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

February 15th, 12:24 AM EST
Anesthesia, if limited, can be safe for baby's brain
Anesthesia, if limited, can be safe for baby's brain

By CARLA K. JOHNSON AP Medical Writer

February 14th, 6:36 PM EST
Massachusetts man sentenced to state prison for child rape
Massachusetts man sentenced to state prison for child rape

A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to state prison for raping a 5-year-old girl.

February 14th, 6:28 PM EST
GE to downsize Boston headquarters, reimburse state $87M
GE to downsize Boston headquarters, reimburse state $87M

General Electric is downsizing plans for its world headquarters in Boston.

February 14th, 3:03 PM EST
State police trooper to plead guilty in overtime abuse probe
State police trooper to plead guilty in overtime abuse probe

A Massachusetts State Police trooper has agreed to plead guilty in connection to an investigation into overtime abuse.

February 14th, 2:19 PM EST
Audit finds sheriff's office mismanaged ICE reimbursements
Audit finds sheriff's office mismanaged ICE reimbursements

A state audit has found that a Massachusetts sheriff's office failed to properly transfer more than $348,000 in reimbursements from Immigration and Customs Enforcement to the state treasurer.

February 14th, 2:15 PM EST

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