President Barack Obama’s warnings to Russia are being brushed aside by President Vladimir Putin, who appears to be speeding up efforts to formally stake his claim to Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula.
US Sen. Edward Markey is planning to join Congressman Richard Neal and Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse to discuss heroin and prescription drug abuse in western Massachusetts.
Boston police and city officials told residents they are doing everything they can to keep the area safe after a recent spate of sexual assaults and crime.
The bill came a day after the state’s highest court ruled a law aimed at prohibiting criminal voyeurism does not apply to taking secret photos up a woman’s skirt.
The pioneering orthopedic surgeon whose groundbreaking Tommy John surgery saved the careers of countless major league pitchers died Thursday.
Colorado is spending $1 million on TV ads making fun of pot users who space out during everyday tasks — an effort to stop stoned driving.
Traffic will be redirected and lanes will be closed this weekend on the Mass. Pike downtown.
The former MLB superstar was known for his enthusiasm — but it doesn’t show in his Wednesday interview with SportsCenter’s Linda Cohn.
Tyler Seddon, who is battling leukemia, was greeted by hundreds of first responders who traveled to Rhode Island to wish him a happy birthday.
A Mass. sheriff is seeking a criminal complaint against former NFL star Aaron Hernandez after a recent jail scuffle with another inmate.
The cleaning contractor went to great lengths to keep from paying its employees overtime, including issuing checks under false names, according to an investigation.
The first of 13 episodes are certainly trippy and visually dazzling, but it’s also a big-thought-provoking series.
We haven’t had a frank discussion about how to expand the school day in a way that’s educationally effective and affordable.
Many common treatments, like antibiotics, are more likely to cause side effects than vaccines--yet they don’t make parents anxious the way vaccines do.
Residents and local officials voiced frustration Thursday with the amount of information being released about a radiation leak last month at the nation's only underground nuclear waste dump.
These are the three-cornered hamantash cookies eaten during the Jewish holiday Purim. Join the celebration of Purim in and around Boston at these seven family-friendly events.