The number of deaths from heroin and other opioids continued to rise in Massachusetts last year, new statistics show.
Puerto Rico has huge financial problems. As a result, nearly 1,500 Puerto Ricans are leaving the island every week.
The Hampden County town of Wales decided on a plan Monday night on how to move forward in maintaining their town’s Lake George.
Southampton voters said “NO” to raising their property taxes to pay for a second shift for ambulance service in town.
Mary McNally resigned one week after 26 court officers were found taking advantage of parking discounts meant for jurors.
No one has won the grand prize in the multi-state lottery game over the last 17 drawings. Some residents aren’t getting their hopes up.
A local soup kitchen is trying to raise funds to keep their program alive.
Prince’s death at age 57 stands to make instant millionaires out of six surviving siblings if no will is ever found. So who are they?
A study released recently shows that nearly one-third of Massachusetts farms don’t have someone they’re training to take over.
A gun company has been developing a “smart gun,” a firearm that sends a signal to a circuit board so that only an authorized user can fire t…
A mom is accused of giving her son heroin that nearly killed him. She also reportedly injected him with the medication that saved his life.
Astronomers searching for life beyond our solar system may need to look no farther than a little, feeble nearby star.
Clinton is looking to seal the deal and clinch the democratic presidential nomination, but Sanders wont go down without a fight.
Immigrants are among thousands applying for naturalization in a year when immigration has taken center stage in the presidential campaign.
The identity of bitcoin’s elusive creator has been a long-running parlor game, and the speculation might not be over.
Good news frequent fliers. The average price of an airline ticket in the U.S. dropped to $363 in the fourth quarter of last year.
Scientists say one of the chief reasons for the northward shift is that the ocean is getting warmer.
Asked about the offer of access to high-dollar donors, Baker said, “I didn’t write the letter and I didn’t see the letter until it showed up…
They are among the most widely prescribed drugs in the United States, the CDC says, fueling an epidemic that starts at the doctor’s office a…
One in five veterans of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan has been diagnosed with PTSD, which accounts for nearly 300,000 veterans, according…