Attorney General Martha Coakley is launching an investigation into the suspected $25 million investment fraud involving MBTA pension funds, a spokesman for her office said Friday.
The striking down of Utah's same-sex marriage ban marks a drastic shift toward gay marriage in a conservative state where the Mormon church has long been against it.
Many of the letters Globe Santa receives each year are from mothers forced to move with their children into shelters for the homeless.
Kevin Youkilis, 34, whom the Red Sox traded last year to the White Sox, has agreed to a one-year deal with the Rakuten Golden Eagles.
Some residents and business owners in the Lyons, Colorado area got a big surprise in their mailboxes Friday: checks for up to $5,000 to help them as they rebuild their lives following September's flooding.
Bundle up with those mittens and winter hats and show off your skating skills at one of these outdoor skating rinks in the Boston area.
Following the firing of two workers, the governor said more state officials may be disciplined after the disappearance of Jeremiah Oliver.
Thomas Burke, a teacher’s aide at the Boston Community Leadership Academy in Hyde Park, was arrested Friday afternoon for allegedly kicking and inappropriately touching the student.
Opinion | Dan Shaughnessy
Ortiz has a contract. This is no time for wallet-measuring or the offensive “respect” card.
The cinder block walls at Murphy rink in South Boston ooze hockey, and that is why Teddy Cunniff can’t leave the place.
This year, retailers are sweetening the pot by giving shoppers a little more time to click or tap on a purchase and still have their orders delivered for free.
President Barack Obama says the delegation he's sending to Sochi, which includes openly gay athletes, shows the United States doesn't make distinctions based on sexual orientation.
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