- Correction: Police Shootings-White Sympathy story
July 24, 20165:46 PM ET
MEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — In a story July 23 about white sympathy for black civil rights issues, The Associated Press erroneously reported the involvement of Ohio mother Lisa Vahey. She is seeking changes at her daughter's high school, not her son's.
- Al Gore's daughter due in court after June pipeline protest
July 24, 20163:55 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Former Vice President Al Gore's daughter and other activists are due in court after being arrested during a natural gas pipeline protest in Boston.
- Massachusetts Democrats gear up for star turns at convention
July 24, 201612:16 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts is gearing up for an outsized role when Democrats gather in Philadelphia this week for their national convention.
- Strong smell of cooked urine prompts apartment evacuation
July 22, 20167:13 AM ET
AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — The strong smell caused by a man cooking urine has prompted the evacuation of an apartment building in Massachusetts.
- Men sentenced to 2 years in prison in Pokemon weapons case
July 21, 20165:37 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Two men who made online threats against the Pokemon World Championships and took guns and ammunition to the event last August pleaded guilty on Thursday and were each sentenced to two years in prison.
- Massachusetts cops want Black Lives Matter sign taken down
July 21, 20169:33 AM ET
SOMERVILLE, Mass. (AP) — The mayor of a Massachusetts city has denied a request from police officers that a Black Lives Matter banner be removed from City Hall and replaced with one that says "All Lives Matter."
- Ex-councilor, funeral home owner admits stealing $270,000
July 20, 20164:39 PM ET
LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — A former Massachusetts city councilor who stole more than $270,000 from his business partner and customers of his funeral home has been sentenced to prison.
- US Rep. Joe Kennedy asked to speak at Democratic convention
July 20, 20163:55 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — A Kennedy is being added to the list of speakers at the Democratic National Convention.
- Pair convicted in sexual assault recorded on Snapchat
July 20, 20165:37 AM ET
SALEM, Mass. (AP) — A man and a woman in Massachusetts have been convicted of charges they sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl and recorded the attack using Snapchat.
- Police: Hundreds of dead, injured animals found on property
July 20, 20161:14 AM ET
WESTPORT, Mass. (AP) — Police say officers have discovered hundreds of dead and injured animals, makeshift cabins, burning trash and illegal stoves on a 70-acre property in Massachusetts.
- Report clears Massachusetts hospital after stabbing rampage
July 19, 20161:22 PM ET
TAUNTON, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts hospital and a contracted mental health worker have been cleared of wrongdoing by the state for the way they treated an apparently suicidal man who hours after he was discharged went on a rampage, killing two people.
- Having stomach troubles? Try swallowing an origami robot
July 19, 20161:22 PM ET
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Has your child swallowed a small battery? In the future, a tiny robot made from pig gut could capture it and expel it.
- Lawmakers rule out Massachusetts' summer sales tax holiday
July 18, 20166:16 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Shoppers in Massachusetts can forget about saving a few dollars on that new television or furniture set.
- Hearing postponed in Pokemon competition threat case
July 18, 20165:33 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — A court hearing for two Iowa men accused of making online threats against the Pokemon World Championships in Boston last year has been postponed.
- Boston duck boat operator to put 2 staffers on all vehicles
July 18, 20165:22 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — A company that operates duck boat tours said Monday it would separate the responsibilities of driver and tour guide, a decision that follows the death of a young woman who was struck by one of the popular amphibious sightseeing vehicles.