- Boston police body camera program delayed by union lawsuit
August 31, 20165:25 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — The start of a program to equip 100 Boston police officers with body cameras has been delayed so a judge can consider a request from the city's largest police union to temporarily halt the program.
- Shuttle bus rear-ended at Boston airport, killing 2 Texans
August 31, 20162:55 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — A hotel shuttle bus has been rear-ended by a car near Boston's Logan International Airport, killing two Texas residents.
- Mom who withheld pills from son with cancer gets time served
August 31, 20162:11 PM ET
SALEM, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts woman who withheld cancer medications that doctors said could have saved her autistic son's life was freed Wednesday after pleading guilty to attempted murder and sentenced to time served.
- iRobot CEO says vacuum cleaners clear path to robot future
August 31, 201612:11 PM ET
BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — The clash this year over the future of iRobot pitted visionary robotics against the retail success of the company's Roombas, the circular-shaped domestic helpers that have cleaned millions of living rooms around the world.
- Prayer or politics? Evangelist rallies Christians in Boston
August 30, 20169:54 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — The son of evangelist Billy Graham urged a gathering on the historic Boston Common on Tuesday to vote in the November election but stressed he was taking no sides publicly in the U.S. presidential race.
- Elite boarding school finds 5 cases of sexual misconduct
August 30, 20168:47 PM ET
ANDOVER, Mass. (AP) — An independent investigation into possible sexual abuse at an elite boarding school has uncovered several cases of sexual misconduct by faculty members, the school announced on Tuesday.
- Judge won't review sex case in which athlete got probation
August 30, 201610:54 AM ET
BOSTON (AP) — The top district court judge in Massachusetts has denied a request to review a sexual assault case in which a former high school sports star received a sentence that some think was too lenient.
- Lawyer: Don't punish client for buying car from drug dealer
August 30, 20169:21 AM ET
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A lawyer for a Massachusetts man found with 95 packets of heroin in his car says his client shouldn't be punished for unknowingly buying a vehicle from a drug dealer.
- FBI: Man threatened to kill President Obama, attack a mosque
August 30, 20167:35 AM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Federal authorities have arrested a Massachusetts man who they say threatened to assassinate President Barack Obama, bomb several police stations and attack a mosque.
- After 32 years, McDonald's worker with special needs retires
August 30, 20167:11 AM ET
NEEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — A woman with Down syndrome has hung up her hairnet and retired after working 32 years at the french fry station of a Massachusetts McDonald's franchise.
- Boston police rolling out body-worn cameras
August 28, 20162:44 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Boston police are set to launch a body camera program after months of resistance from rank-and-file officers.
- City supports LGBT newspaper after explosion destroys box
August 28, 20161:35 PM ET
SALEM, Mass. (AP) — Rainbow flags are being flown in one New England city to support an LGBT publication after one of its newspaper boxes was destroyed in a possible hate crime.
- Olympic champion Aly Raisman feted by Massachusetts hometown
August 27, 20165:13 PM ET
NEEDHAM, Mass. (AP) — Gymnast Aly Raisman has gotten a hero's welcome following her medal-winning performances at the Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
- Future of Harvard Square's historic newsstand uncertain
August 26, 20164:42 PM ET
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — The future is uncertain for a historic newsstand at the heart of Harvard Square.
- Man sentenced to life in prison for New Year's Eve killing
August 26, 201612:38 AM ET
WOBURN, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts man was sentenced to life in prison for stabbing his wife to death on New Year's Eve in 2014 following an argument over Christmas presents.