Springfield’s mayor says he has suspended the city’s communications director after she was arrested at the MGM Springfield casino.
State labor officials say Rhode Island gained 2,400 jobs from September to October and the unemployment rate held steady.
A Massachusetts man convicted of causing the death of a state police trooper faces sentencing this week.
An insurer for a trucking company involved in a crash that killed seven motorcyclists is asking a judge to divide liability payments among victims and their families.
Both of Massachusetts’ U.S. senators are calling for a federal inquiry to determine if Canada is doing enough to protect an endangered species of whale.
The ranks of 13 Massachusetts fire departments are being bolstered next week with a graduation ceremony at the state Department of Fire Services facility in Springfield.
Authorities say a fire has destroyed a more than 100-year-old barn at a historic site in Massachusetts.
The Dunkin’ coffee chain says customers will have to do without a “double cup” for their iced drinks.
Calling hours are being held for a Massachusetts fire lieutenant who died looking for a baby possibly trapped inside a burning home.
The Massachusetts Senate is poised to debate a bill that would ban the sale of all flavored tobacco products while also imposing a new 75% excise tax on nicotine vaping products.
U.S. Sen. Jack Reed says a land trust in Rhode Island has been awarded $600,000 in federal funding to help beginning farmers.
T.J. Oshie tied it with 59 seconds left in regulation and Jakub Vrana scored the decisive goal in the shootout as the Washington Capitals beat the Boston Bruins 3-2 in a matchup of the top two teams in the Eastern...
Authorities are investigating after an underground steam pipe sprayed an unknown substance across a downtown Boston intersection.
U.S. Rep. Jim Langevin has introduced a bill to strengthen career counseling in middle schools and high schools.
Supporters of what is believed to be the largest colony of barn swallows in Massachusetts are protesting the proposed demolition of the colony’s decades-old nesting habitat.
Police say a man faces drunken driving charges after a crash that left a female passenger dead.
A Massachusetts man has pleaded not guilty to drug charges after authorities said his 5-year-old son brought heroin to school in a bag decorated with the Spider-Man superhero.
Authorities are investigating a fire that destroyed a home in southern Massachusetts and killed three pets.
City officials in New Haven say a man has died after his car collided with a concrete highway barrier on Route 34.
A 40-year-old Connecticut man has been charged in the death of his father.
A woman is in critical condition after being rescued from waters off the coast of Massachusetts.
Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo has announced her plan to make construction of new homes a priority as the state joins its neighbors at a “tipping point” of high housing costs.
Authorities in Massachusetts say police have shot and killed a suspect in a domestic violence case.
A coalition of U.S. representatives from New England has introduced legislation to establish Rhode Island and surrounding counties in Massachusetts and Connecticut as a federal regional commission.
A former nurse at a Massachusetts state prisons system facility has been sentenced for distributing drugs to inmates.