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…
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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.
The number of foreclosure petitions increased 13.1% in June, marking 28 straight months of year-over-year increases in foreclosure starts.
New survey results were released indicating 68 percent of teenagers in the United States admit to using apps while driving.
Funding is critical to prevent future deaths by adding new treatment beds and expanding the availability of Naloxone.
Top state leaders are looking ahead to January after closing out the formal legislative session last weekend.
“I felt very strongly that this is something that should never have been to the ballot box,” DeLeo said.
Mayor Alex Morse officially became the first mayor in Massachusetts to endorse Question 4, which is to legalize recreational marijuana.
The MBTA faces an additional financial hurdle this year as projected sales tax revenue for the transit agency has dropped about $32 million.