Witnesses say they heard explosions and automatic gunfire.
A strong earthquake rocked central Italy early Wednesday, collapsing homes on top of residents as they slept.
The single-engine plane had to make an emergency landing on the sandbar Tuesday, after the pilot reported engine trouble.
Palmer District Court Judge Thomas Estes sentenced David Becker to two years of probation, rather than jail time.
State public health officials say preventable medical errors reported by full-service Massachusetts hospitals jumped 60 percent last year.
Every city and town will be required to offer early voting in at least one location during business hours from Oct. 24 to Nov. 4.
The MassDOT announced that traffic will be reduced to one lane at the intersection of Route 9 and Route 47 in Hadley.
15 bottles of detergent, totaling about $250 in value, was stolen from a New Bedford home last weekend.
Scituate’s reservoir is less than a quarter full, and its wells are being drawn about 20% over normal capacity.
The use of chemicals will cause the reservoir to be closed for recreational purposes for at least 24 hours.
The victim was rushed to a local hospital for treatment of apparent head and neck injuries.
The seal found shelter, and the whale watchers got an up-close look at a pod of orcas.
Wilbraham Police are investigating an incident where a vehicle was stolen and another vehicle on the same property had been broken into.
A devastating 6.2 earthquake hit central Italy Wednesday leaving at least 21 people dead and many others still trapped under rubble.
Police are searching for possible suspects who reportedly broke into multiple homes near the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts campus.
Four Mass. teachers are among the 213 recipients nationwide of the award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
Two men were caught on camera fighting inside a Vancouver Starbucks on Tuesday morning.
A gas station shootout in southwest Atlanta caught on camera with a victim caught in the crossfire.
The Transportation Security Administration is urging flyers to double-check their carry-on bags before going to the airport.
A Massachusetts man has been sentenced to probation for stealing more than $400,000 in Social Security and federal pension benefits.
Doctor says children 2 and under shouldn’t be exposed to television or other electronic gadgets.