- State trooper injured by allegedly drunken driver Updated: Jun-02-15 9:02 am
EASTON, Massachusetts - A Massachusetts state trooper was treated at the hospital for minor injuries after an alleged drunken driver struck his cruiser from behind while it was stopped at a red light.
- Massachusetts House speaker stuck in school during lockdown Updated: May-21-15 8:20 pm
WEYMOUTH, Massachusetts - Police have arrested a 15-year-old boy whose boast of having a gun led to a lockdown at a Massachusetts high school during a visit by Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo and another lawmaker.
- Senate seeks to require special law for spending on Olympics Updated: May-20-15 6:38 pm
BOSTON - The Massachusetts Senate has passed a measure aimed at guaranteeing no tax dollars are spent hosting the 2024 Olympics without approval of the Legislature first.
- Ex-AG Coakley lands job at Boston law firm Updated: May-20-15 4:13 pm
BOSTON - Martha Coakley, the former Massachusetts attorney general who also ran unsuccessfully for governor and the U.S. Senate, has joined a Boston law firm.
- GOP call for special connector prosecutor rejected Updated: May-20-15 1:28 pm
BOSTON - The state Senate has rejected a Republican-backed proposal for a special prosecutor to investigate the failure of the state's health connector website.
- Massachusetts man arrested in Nashua slaying in November Updated: May-19-15 12:01 am
NASHUA, New Hampshire - New Hampshire authorities say they've charged a Massachusetts man with murder in the November death of a man who was beaten bloody the night of Nashua's Winter Holiday Stroll.
- Massachusetts top court rules in tainted drug evidence case Updated: May-18-15 4:04 pm
BOSTON - Thousands of defendants convicted of drug crimes after a chemist in a state lab tampered with evidence can't be charged with more serious crimes or given harsher sentences if granted a new trial, Massachusetts' highest court ruled Monday.
- Massachusetts attorney general probes software company Updated: May-18-15 4:29 am
BOSTON - State Attorney General Maura Healey is investigating the performance of CGI, the Canadian software developer that built the failed website for the Massachusetts Health Connector.
- Police: Bus fire outside Boston likely started in engine Updated: May-12-15 4:37 pm
BOSTON - Massachusetts state police say a fire that destroyed a bus approaching Boston likely began in the engine.