New study to examine feeding habits of Cape Cod great whites
New study to examine feeding habits of Cape Cod great whites

Researchers on Cape Cod are launching a new study focused on the hunting and feeding habits of the region's great white sharks following last year's two attacks on humans.

3 hrs 2 mins ago
New England newspaper owner fights to save local journalism
New England newspaper owner fights to save local journalism

The new owners of a small New England newspaper chain are hiring staff, adding special sections and building ties to their community. Whether that will be enough to ensure its long-term survival remains an open question.

9 hrs 2 mins ago
Harvard case offers reminder of perils of online misbehavior
14 hrs 42 mins ago
Chiropractor pleads guilty to tax evasion charges
Chiropractor pleads guilty to tax evasion charges

A Massachusetts chiropractor has pleaded guilty to federal tax evasion charges.

17 hrs 58 mins ago
9-month-old Massachusetts boy bitten by snake in kitchen
9-month-old Massachusetts boy bitten by snake in kitchen

A Massachusetts woman whose 9-month-old son was bitten by a 5-foot long snake that slithered into the family's kitchen says the boy was completely unfazed by the ordeal, until his parents panicked.

18 hrs 42 mins ago
Wife: David Ortiz's condition upgraded to 'good'
Wife: David Ortiz's condition upgraded to 'good'

Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz has been upgraded from "guarded" to "good" condition by his doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital as he recovers from gunshot wounds.

18 hrs 50 mins ago
Police: Man faked heart attack while accomplice robbed store
Police: Man faked heart attack while accomplice robbed store

Police in Massachusetts are looking for two men, one of whom they say faked a heart attack while his accomplice hopped over the counter of a convenience store to steal money from the register.

21 hrs 26 mins ago
Consumer group warns of dangers of classic summer toys
Consumer group warns of dangers of classic summer toys

A Boston-based consumer watchdog group is reminding parents of the dangers of classic summertime toys like baby pools, high-powered water guns and inflatable pool rings.

22 hrs 58 mins ago
Man who tried to kill sister, brother-in-law, sent to prison
Man who tried to kill sister, brother-in-law, sent to prison

A Massachusetts man who authorities say tried to kill his sister and brother-in-law by cutting their throats has been sentenced to up to eight years in prison.

23 hrs 22 mins ago
Boston police investigate shooting deaths of 2 men
Boston police investigate shooting deaths of 2 men

Boston police are asking for the public's help as they investigate a late night shooting that left two men dead.

June 18th, 8:10 AM EDT
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

Rick Porcello pitched seven strong innings for Boston to outduel Minnesota ace Jose Berrios, and the Red Sox stretched their winning streak to a season-high six straight games with a 2-0 victory over the Twins. Porcello...

June 8th, 3:36 AM EDT
Massachusetts gas prices continue to fall
Massachusetts gas prices continue to fall

The cost of a gasoline in Massachusetts is bucking historical trends and dropping as the summer driving season gets underway.

June 17th, 3:13 PM EDT
Harvard pulls Parkland grad's admission over racist comments
Harvard pulls Parkland grad's admission over racist comments

A Parkland school shooting survivor says Harvard University revoked his acceptance over racist comments he made online and in text messages about two years ago.

June 17th, 2:41 PM EDT
State energy agency extends biomass public comment period
State energy agency extends biomass public comment period

The Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources has extended the deadline for public comment on changes to regulations for using fuel from felled trees as a source of renewable energy.

June 17th, 2:21 PM EDT
Hearing on abortion bills sparks activists from both sides
Hearing on abortion bills sparks activists from both sides

Abortion opponents, many wearing red shirts, protested outside the Massachusetts Statehouse ahead of a public hearing on bills that would expand access to the procedure.

June 17th, 1:01 PM EDT
Rhode Island man gets 10 years on child porn charges
Rhode Island man gets 10 years on child porn charges

A registered sex offender who pleaded guilty to possessing child pornography and to sending sexually explicit text messages and images to a 14-year-old girl has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.

June 17th, 12:41 PM EDT
Alan Brinkley, scholar of liberalism, dead at 70
Alan Brinkley, scholar of liberalism, dead at 70

Prize-winning historian Alan Brinkley, who traced the evolution of liberalism from the New Deal to the 21st century and was a popular commentator on culture and politics, has died. He was 70.

June 17th, 11:49 AM EDT
JFK Library launches app to celebrate Apollo 11 mission
JFK Library launches app to celebrate Apollo 11 mission

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing with a new app that helps users relive the 1969 launch of the Apollo 11 mission.

June 17th, 11:25 AM EDT
Police investigate late-night stabbing in Whitman
Police investigate late-night stabbing in Whitman

Police in Massachusetts are investigating a stabbing that sent one person to the hospital with what were described as life-threatening injuries.

June 17th, 8:28 AM EDT
David Ortiz's wife offers Father's Day tribute to Big Papi
David Ortiz's wife offers Father's Day tribute to Big Papi

The wife of former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz has paid a special tribute to her husband as he continues to recover from a gunshot wound in Massachusetts General Hospital.

June 16th, 5:00 PM EDT
Police: Woman who crashed car IDs herself as Hello Kitty
Police: Woman who crashed car IDs herself as Hello Kitty

Police in Rhode Island say a Massachusetts woman who flipped her car onto its roof after striking a home identified herself to investigating officers as Hello Kitty.

June 16th, 3:39 PM EDT
State adds to early college offerings for high schoolers
State adds to early college offerings for high schoolers

Massachusetts officials are expanding an early college initiative that allows thousands of students to study and earn college credits before they even graduate high school.

June 16th, 3:39 PM EDT
Man charged with carrying woman into traffic indicted
Man charged with carrying woman into traffic indicted

A Massachusetts man charged with carrying his ex-girlfriend into the path of an oncoming dump truck has been indicted, moving his case to Superior Court.

June 16th, 3:11 PM EDT
Teen art installation part of new state push on seat belts
Teen art installation part of new state push on seat belts

A bit of seat belt art is part of a new public information campaign aimed at getting young men to buckle up when they're behind the wheel.

June 16th, 12:23 PM EDT
Boston police investigate early morning shooting
Boston police investigate early morning shooting

Boston police are investigating an early morning shooting that left one man dead.

June 16th, 11:59 AM EDT

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