Agencies will update a task force on various aspects of the drought, and the task force will then deliver a recommendation.
The MBTA is wrestling with expensive and involved options for extending commuter rail train service to Fall River and New Bedford.
Baker signed into law a bill that aims to diversify the state’s energy portfolio and spur the development of an offshore wind industry.
While most of the attention on the presidential race has been focused on Clinton and Trump, a man familiar to Massachusetts is also in the r…
Rep. Shaunna O’Connell is unhappy about Kimberly Budd’s statements on sex offenders and drivers’ licenses for undocumented immigrants.
Massachusetts could soon add another woman to the state’s highest court.
Governor Baker signed a new law, setting tougher regulations for ride-sharing services. 22News found out how this affects your ride.
A national gun group is suing Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey following her call to ban guns similar to assault weapons.
The Governor signed what he described as the strongest regulatory framework in the country for app-based ride-for-hire services like Uber an…
The governor says that he supports the bill in principle, but he wanted more safeguards put into place.
Massachusetts officials say they’re monitoring potential threats as confirmed cases emerge elsewhere in the United States.
Gov. Rick Scott joined the director of the federal CDC Thursday in Miami to talk about state and federal efforts to stop the spread of the Z…
After a successful trial in rhesus monkeys, a team of researchers is ready to start testing a Zika virus vaccine in humans, they announced T…
This fall’s general election will be the first time Massachusetts voters will be able to cast their ballots before Election Day.
Budd is one of three Baker nominees to the state’s highest court this year. Councilors said it was apparent she would be confirmed.
The Department of Revenue announced that the state collected more than $1.7 billion in July, or 2.1% more than in the same month last year.
Gov. Charlie Baker was called to a meeting to help break a 4-4 tie for a Barnstable District Court judgeship.
Run out of an old bank building by Patriot Care Corp., the dispensary will provide marijuana grown at a facility in Lowell to patients.
Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse is the first mayor in Massachusetts to support Question 4 on the statewide ballot to legalize recreational pot.
A lawmaker from Gardner wants to keep sex offenders from playing Pokemon Go, the cell-phone based game that created a craze last month.