The federal government slashed funding for a program that helps the country’s poor stay warm for the winter.
A western Massachusetts bakery hopes to make their Boston cream cupcake one for the history books.
The state’s top prosecutor has chosen a former prosecutor and judge to fill a seat on the state gaming commission.
The House approved the full $10.9 million in its version of the close-out bill, but the Senate did not include any funding for the UMass con…
DeLeo asserted that he truthfully testified that he knew elected officials recommended candidates, but he was unaware of the extent of that …
The supplemental budget will help pay for new and ongoing substance abuse treatment programs and services for children and families.
22News was there as the Governor called on legislators to act on his bills sooner rather than later.
People diagnosed with less than six months to live want the option to end their life on their own terms.
State lawmakers have been gathering input from students, parents and teachers regarding standardized exams for months.
The 22News I-Team explains the regulations regarding where political campaign lawn signs can be placed.
A ballot question that would let doctors prescribe lethal doses of medication to certain terminally ill patients was defeated in 2012, with …
At issue is the inclusion in the proposed constitutional amendment of the phrase “subject to appropriation by the Legislature,”
Following a precipitous jump in fares in 2013, the 2013 tax law limited the MBTA to fare increases of 5 percent every two years and directed…
One in ten Massachusetts residents have unclaimed property. 22News got a preview of select items that will be out for bid this weekend.
Backers of expanded access to dental care are planning to push legislation they say will close a gap in dental care.
State officials say they need to combat drug addiction on several fronts. Gov. Baker is partnering with the law enforcement community.
Judges will no longer be required to demand GPS monitoring for those convicted of sex assault, whose cases were continued without a finding.
The bill would not criminalize possession of elephant ivory already owned by state residents or prohibit inheritance or noncommercial gifts.…
In addition to expanding the scope of covered disfigurement injuries to those occurring anywhere on a person’s body, the bill state’s that c…
Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant in Plymouth will close by 2019, but some advocates say that’s not soon enough.