Man sentenced for selling drugs at VA hospital
Man sentenced for selling drugs at VA hospital

A man who pleaded guilty to selling crack cocaine at a Massachusetts veterans' hospital has avoided additional prison time.

Arrest made in fire in Massachusetts church
Arrest made in fire in Massachusetts church

Authorities have arrested a man they say started a fire in a Massachusetts church.

5 hrs 40 mins ago
Authorities continue to investigate Cape Cod homicide
Authorities continue to investigate Cape Cod homicide

Authorities continue to investigate a shooting on Cape Cod that left one man dead.

6 hrs 8 mins ago
News Minute: Here is the latest Massachusetts news from The Associated Press at 11:40 a.m. EDT
News Minute: Here is the latest Massachusetts news from The Associated Press at 11:40 a.m. EDT

A public arts project in New England communities features signs that imagine the possible future effects of climate change to raise awareness. The "Remembrance of Climate Futures" project has been installed in Durham, New...

June 8th, 2:45 PM EDT
New Boston-area casino springs water leak in poker room
New Boston-area casino springs water leak in poker room

Water pouring from the ceiling forced poker players at a Boston-area casino to fold their hands and scramble from the room.

8 hrs 16 mins ago
Artist uses 'historic' markers to raise climate awareness
Artist uses 'historic' markers to raise climate awareness

A public arts project in New England communities features signs that imagine the possible future effects of climate change to raise awareness about the issue.

8 hrs 44 mins ago
Massachusetts woman charged in fatal stabbing of man
Massachusetts woman charged in fatal stabbing of man

A Massachusetts woman is facing charges in connection with the fatal stabbing of a 40-year-old man.

8 hrs 52 mins ago
Boston Public Library holds wedding giveaway
Boston Public Library holds wedding giveaway

The Boston Public Library, one of the city's most historic institutions, is giving four lucky couples the chance to exchange marriage vows for free inside its venerable halls.

9 hrs 28 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

Boston College is turning to sophomore Dennis Grosel at quarterback against North Carolina State to try to end a two-game losing streak and keep the Eagles' hopes of a bowl game alive. Grosel replaced Anthony Brown...

June 8th, 3:36 AM EDT
High court criticizes state's treatment of drug-lab case
High court criticizes state's treatment of drug-lab case

A justice with Massachusetts' highest court ruled the state has failed in its duty to investigate the work of a chemist at a Boston laboratory whose flawed work led to the dismissal of thousands of convictions.

22 hrs 53 mins ago
CEOs, attorneys general trying to reach opioid settlement
October 18th, 3:00 PM EDT
Baker introduces sweeping overhaul to health care system
Baker introduces sweeping overhaul to health care system

Gov. Charlie Baker has introduced legislation aimed at overhauling Massachusetts' health care system by restricting how hospitals and doctors bill patients and requiring walk-in clinics to treat low-income patients on...

October 18th, 2:48 PM EDT
The Providence Journal owners ask for overtime pay exemption
The Providence Journal owners ask for overtime pay exemption

Rhode Island's labor department is considering a request from the owners of The Providence Journal to exempt the daily newspaper industry from state laws requiring overtime pay for Sunday and holiday work.

October 18th, 1:04 PM EDT
Army Corps considers turning Cape Cod bridges over to state
Army Corps considers turning Cape Cod bridges over to state

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it has discussed the possibility of giving the state control of two narrow and often backed-up bridges that carry traffic across the Cape Cod Canal.

October 18th, 12:28 PM EDT
Remains of Massachusetts airman killed in WWII identified
Remains of Massachusetts airman killed in WWII identified

The remains of a Massachusetts airman killed during World War II have been identified.

October 18th, 9:57 AM EDT
USS Constitution celebrates birthday with Boston Harbor tour
USS Constitution celebrates birthday with Boston Harbor tour

The USS Constitution is sailing in Boston Harbor to celebrate its 222nd birthday and the U.S. Navy's birthday.

October 18th, 8:24 AM EDT
Real estate developer faces judgment in college bribery case
Real estate developer faces judgment in college bribery case

A California real estate developer is returning to court to face sentencing for his role in a college admissions bribery scheme.

October 18th, 6:08 AM EDT
Film academy honors 16 Student Academy Award winners
Film academy honors 16 Student Academy Award winners

An animated film about Grendel, a drama about a transgender woman and a documentary about a girl finding her birth parents in China are among the gold medal winners at the Student Academy Awards.

October 18th, 1:52 AM EDT
Former troopers face charges for illegal firearm disposal
Former troopers face charges for illegal firearm disposal

Two retired Massachusetts State Police troopers face criminal charges for allegedly accepting free guns from a state-contracted firearms dealer and accepting personalized assault rifles from a gunmaker seeking business...

October 17th, 6:08 PM EDT
Accountant convicted of helping ex-state senator defraud IRS
Accountant convicted of helping ex-state senator defraud IRS

An accountant has been convicted by a federal grand jury of conspiring with a former state senator to defraud the IRS.

October 17th, 3:36 PM EDT
Man implicated in unsolved 1990s rapes to be arraigned
Man implicated in unsolved 1990s rapes to be arraigned

Prosecutors say a man who fled Massachusetts 16 years ago and was arrested in Maine this summer will be arraigned in connection with a pair of unsolved rapes from the 1990s.

October 17th, 2:11 PM EDT
Former math teacher gets 45 months in prison for child porn
Former math teacher gets 45 months in prison for child porn

A former Massachusetts high school math teacher has been sentenced on federal child pornography charges.

October 17th, 1:11 PM EDT
Rep. Golden requests hearing on CMP power line
Rep. Golden requests hearing on CMP power line

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host a public hearing on Central Maine Power Co.'s planned transmission line at the request of U.S. Rep. Jared Golden.

October 17th, 12:23 PM EDT
The Latest: Jury selection resumes for opioid trial
The Latest: Jury selection resumes for opioid trial

The Latest on a federal trial over the toll of opioids (all times local):

October 17th, 10:51 AM EDT
Heavy rains and winds cause power outages in the Northeast
Heavy rains and winds cause power outages in the Northeast

A nor'easter has left hundreds of thousands of people without power in the Northeast.

October 17th, 9:11 AM EDT
Massachusetts governor to meet with cybersecurity experts
Massachusetts governor to meet with cybersecurity experts

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is meeting with cybersecurity experts to talk about municipal and regional cybersecurity.

October 17th, 8:27 AM EDT

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