Celebrity chef Mario Batali facing assault charge in Boston
Celebrity chef Mario Batali facing assault charge in Boston

Celebrity chef Mario Batali is facing criminal charges on allegations that he forcibly kissed and groped a woman at a Boston restaurant in 2017.

The first Boston area resort casino set to open next month
The first Boston area resort casino set to open next month

The first Boston area casino is set to open next month.

8 hrs 8 mins ago
Massachusetts Senate continuing to debate state budget plan
Massachusetts Senate continuing to debate state budget plan

The Massachusetts Senate is continuing to debate its version of a proposed $42.7 billion annual state budget.

9 hrs 32 mins ago
Doctor convicted of using cellphone in ladies' room
Doctor convicted of using cellphone in ladies' room

A Massachusetts cardiologist has been found guilty of using his cellphone to photograph a woman in a ladies' room at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 2015.

10 hrs 4 mins ago
Massachusetts man pleads guilty in lottery tax fraud scheme
Massachusetts man pleads guilty in lottery tax fraud scheme

A Massachusetts man has pleaded guilty to tax fraud as part of a scheme in which he bought millions of dollars' worth of winning state lottery tickets a discount.

10 hrs 12 mins ago
US lawmakers demand UN health agency change opioid guidance
10 hrs 20 mins ago
Man sentenced to prison in human trafficking case with teen
Man sentenced to prison in human trafficking case with teen

A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to up to 14 years in prison for luring a 16-year-old girl to another town on the premise of attending a party and forcing her to perform sexual acts.

11 hrs 16 mins ago
Eatery temporarily closes after workers falls ill
Eatery temporarily closes after workers falls ill

A famous Massachusetts restaurant has closed temporarily after a food handler was diagnosed with salmonella typhi.

11 hrs 24 mins ago
Interior boss: No monument changes planned, but up to Trump
Interior boss: No monument changes planned, but up to Trump

U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt says he has no plans for additional changes to national monuments as recommended by his predecessor, but says it's ultimately up to President Donald Trump.

12 hrs 56 mins ago
Harris, Gillibrand offer plans to bolster maternal care
Harris, Gillibrand offer plans to bolster maternal care

Two Democratic women running for president unveiled plans Wednesday to improve maternal health care, with Sen. Kamala Harris reintroducing a bill aimed at addressing racial disparities in childbirth care and Sen. Kirsten...

13 hrs 44 mins ago
Florida man indicted in Rhode Island on bank fraud charges
Florida man indicted in Rhode Island on bank fraud charges

Federal prosecutors in Rhode Island say a Florida man stole the identities of people, and used the information to apply for ATM cards, which he then used to fraudulently withdraw money from their bank accounts.

14 hrs 28 mins ago
Police: 1 person hurt in officer-involved shooting
Police: 1 person hurt in officer-involved shooting

Authorities in Massachusetts are investigating what's being described as an officer-involved shooting.

16 hrs 56 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

Rowdy Tellez had two homers and five RBIs and Randal Grichuk also homered and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Boston Red Sox 10-3. Toronto won for just the fifth time against Boston at Rogers Centre since the start of the...

June 8th, 3:36 AM EDT
MGM discontinues talks with Wynn on Encore Boston purchase
MGM discontinues talks with Wynn on Encore Boston purchase

MGM Resorts International says it will no longer pursue buying Encore Boston Harbor from Wynn Resorts.

May 21st, 10:25 PM EDT
Homeless man charged with murder in connection with stabbing
Homeless man charged with murder in connection with stabbing

A Massachusetts homeless man has pleaded not guilty to murder in connection with a stabbing at a park.

May 21st, 7:57 PM EDT
Kraft trial postponed while prosecutors appeal video ruling
Kraft trial postponed while prosecutors appeal video ruling

A Florida judge has delayed the trial of New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft on a misdemeanor charge that he paid for sex at a massage parlor.

May 21st, 5:21 PM EDT
Lawyer, vintner plead guilty in college admissions case
Lawyer, vintner plead guilty in college admissions case

A New York lawyer and a Napa Valley vintner have admitted to participating in the college admissions bribery scheme.

May 21st, 3:53 PM EDT
Ex-bank teller gets month in prison for stealing over $100K
Ex-bank teller gets month in prison for stealing over $100K

A former teller at a Massachusetts bank has been sentenced to a month in prison for stealing more than $100,000 from elderly clients.

May 21st, 3:29 PM EDT
Nonprofit concerned about HIV spread among drug addicts
Nonprofit concerned about HIV spread among drug addicts

A Boston nonprofit is voicing concern about the continued spread of HIV among residents struggling with opioid addiction.

May 21st, 3:29 PM EDT
Wind developer seeks proposals for whale monitoring system
Wind developer seeks proposals for whale monitoring system

The developer of a wind farm off Massachusetts is taking steps to protect the endangered North Atlantic right whale.

May 21st, 2:05 PM EDT
Boston toddler struck, injured by police cruiser
Boston toddler struck, injured by police cruiser

Boston police are investigating injuries sustained by a toddler who was struck by a department cruiser.

May 21st, 12:53 PM EDT
Man who stole veteran father's benefits gets prison time
Man who stole veteran father's benefits gets prison time

A Massachusetts man who evaded authorities for three years after he was charged with stealing more than $100,000 in veterans' benefits from his father has been sent to prison for up to three years.

May 21st, 11:01 AM EDT
Massachusetts Senate to begin debating $42.7B state budget
Massachusetts Senate to begin debating $42.7B state budget

The Massachusetts Senate is set to begin debating its version of a proposed $42.7 billion state budget.

May 21st, 10:01 AM EDT
Coast Guard to open 3 seasonal stations this week
Coast Guard to open 3 seasonal stations this week

The Coast Guard is opening three seasonal stations later this week.

May 21st, 10:01 AM EDT
Pianist injured in building facade collapse files lawsuit
Pianist injured in building facade collapse files lawsuit

An aspiring concert pianist whose career was likely ended when she lost a finger and suffered other severe injuries when a Boston restaurant's brick and concrete facade collapsed on her has sued.

May 21st, 9:25 AM EDT
Authorities investigate death of 13-year-old girl
Authorities investigate death of 13-year-old girl

Authorities in Massachusetts are investigating the death of a 13-year-old girl.

May 21st, 8:33 AM EDT

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