A Massachusetts state court judge came under federal investigation last year after authorities said she and a court officer schemed to let the man escape from the Newton courthouse.
Following days of dramatic testimony and prayer, delegates voted 438-384 to reinforce the church’s stance against ordaining gay clergy and performing same-sex weddings, in a move that threatens to split the second-largest Protestant denomination in the U.S.
A Massachusetts woman who sent her suicidal boyfriend a barrage of text messages urging him to kill himself was jailed Monday on an involuntary manslaughter conviction nearly five years after he died in a truck filled with toxic gas.
There was a time when 33-year-old Keisha Greaves hid her muscular dystrophy. Now, she embraces her condition with her inspirational clothing line, Girls Chronically Rock.
A Massachusetts grandfather had his 9-year-old grandson to thank for helping first responders save his life.
Franklin Freddy Meave Vazquez, 27, was charged with murder and attempted murder in connection with the attack Sunday on the Virginia-based fishing vessel Captain Billy Haver.
The 100th anniversary of the only enemy attack on American soil during World War I was commemorated with a wartime song at an event attended by descendants of a captain from a local lifesaving station.
The Massachusetts mansion where Lizzie Borden lived after being acquitted of the ax murders of her father and stepmother will soon be open for overnight stays and tours.
The top shark scientist in Massachusetts has shot hundreds of great white shark videos, but for the first time one has tried to take a bite of his camera.
Massachusetts’ bid to become the nation’s leader in offshore wind power is ramping up. The state’s electric utilities — National Grid, Eversource and Unitil — are slated to release by June 30 their requirements for projects seeking to develop the state’s first ocean-based wind farm.
A Massachusetts police department has issued a hilarious PSA warning residents against participating in the scary clown craze that has taken over the nation.
Recent airplane noise complaints in Boston, similar to those expressed by D.C.-area residents, have led to new test programs in Massachusetts that could help address concerns nationwide.
Kelly Elementary School in Holyoke has banned homework for the year with the intention of giving students all the instruction and extra help they may need during the school day.
The 4,133-square-foot Framingham property boasts four bedrooms and a family room, two-car garage, in-ground pool and a large formal dining with a separate serving room with a built-in buffet.
Walmart is apologizing for a T-shirt that featured a University of Maryland Terrapins logo over a map of Massachusetts.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.