A Massachusetts woman facing a murder charge in the death of her 11-month-old niece has been held without bail.
A judge says a convicted bank robber would serve at least 3 1/2 years in prison if he pleads guilty to a Peabody heist in June in which he made his getaway in a cab.
A 15-year-old student at a Boston high school has been charged with using a pencil to stab another student in the leg during a fight.
A man who crashed his SUV into a Massachusetts pizza parlor, killing two people and injuring seven, has been sentenced to four years in prison. Bradford Casler was also sentenced Tuesday to 15 years of probation. He was...
Jalen Adams had 21 points to lead five UConn players in double figures as the Huskies pulled away from Cornell for a 91-74 win. Christian Vita added 19 points for the Huskies, one of four UConn guards to score at least 10...
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is asking state lawmakers to require natural gas work that could pose a danger to the public be reviewed in advance by a certified professional engineer.
Police have charged a Massachusetts prison guard with trying to smuggle drugs into the facility to sell to inmates.
A man who crashed his SUV into a Massachusetts pizza parlor, killing two people and injuring seven, has been sentenced to four years in prison.
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Authorities believe they have identified the killer of a 23-year-old Harvard University graduate student who was sexually assaulted and bludgeoned to death in her apartment nearly 50 years ago.
A Massachusetts woman originally charged with assault and battery in connection with the death of her 11-month-old niece is now facing a murder charge.
A 19-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a crash in Massachusetts that sent the car he was driving into a house and killed his girlfriend.
A Massachusetts investment adviser has pleaded guilty to defrauding her clients of more than $3 million and using the money for vacations, luxury vehicles and other personal expenses.
Authorities say a postal worker from Massachusetts is facing mail theft charges after credit cards sent to homes along her route were stolen and used to make about $37,000 in purchases.
With recreational marijuana sales beginning in neighboring Massachusetts, Democratic Gov. Gina Raimondo "remains open" to exploring options for Rhode Island.
Federal fishing regulators are going to allow fishermen to catch more of an economically important species of fish on the East Coast.
More than two years after voters in Massachusetts approved of recreational marijuana for adults, there are finally places to buy it legally.
The seaside town where the Pilgrims came ashore in 1620 is making sure Native Americans aren't an afterthought in its 400th anniversary commemoration.
A 7-year-old girl has died of injuries sustained in a collision between a car and a tractor trailer in Springfield last week.
A judge in Nevada has temporarily blocked the planned release of a Massachusetts Gaming Commission report about allegations of sexual misconduct against former casino mogul Steve Wynn.
The federal government is asking mariners to slow down off of Massachusetts to help protect a severely endangered species of large whale.
Gas prices are falling just in time for the holiday season.
Authorities have identified the man and woman struck and killed by a Christmas-themed train in Wareham.
Peter Simon, a longtime photographer on Martha's Vineyard, has died at the age of 71.
With recreational marijuana sales beginning in neighboring Massachusetts, Connecticut's new governor-elect says he continues to support legalization in his state.