With steps big and small, Massachusetts is moving toward a future in which the state relies increasingly on renewable energy.
Massachusetts is making $7.7 million in grant money available to help cities stem gang violence.
A Rhode Island state senator has introduced a bill that would add a 1 percent tax on the sale of hookah and vaping products.
A push is on to require that tipped workers in Massachusetts be paid at least the minimum wage.
A $6.4 million federal grant has been awarded to finance affordable housing in Rhode Island.
By ELANA SCHOR 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...
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...
Boston Children's Hospital has fired a pediatric nurse practitioner who police say sent inappropriate messages to a teenage girl on social media.
Police have made an arrest in connection with a hit-and-run in Massachusetts that killed a beloved school teacher and administrator.
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...
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...
A 10-year-old Rhode Island boy with a rare disorder is getting his very own man cave.
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.
Prosecutors say a 16-year-old boy has been charged with murder in the stabbing death of a 17-year-old Massachusetts youth.
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...
A Massachusetts man has been convicted of yelling slurs and attacking a Muslim woman who was on her way to prayer services during Ramadan.
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A Massachusetts man who admitted he shipped large quantities of methamphetamine through the mail has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.
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A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to state prison for raping a 5-year-old girl.
General Electric is downsizing plans for its world headquarters in Boston.
A Massachusetts State Police trooper has agreed to plead guilty in connection to an investigation into overtime abuse.
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.