Massachusetts officials say monthly tax collections are continuing to exceed expectations. State Revenue Commissioner Amy Pitter says revenues collected in February totaled more than $1.3 billion.
A second American baby born with the AIDS virus may have had her infection put into remission and possibly cured by very early treatment, in this instance, four hours after birth.
A new study by the Harvard School of Public Health looks at what school kids are eating and how healthy changes in the menu are making a difference.
Essay optional. No penalties for wrong answers. The SAT college entrance exam is undergoing sweeping revisions. And for the first time, students will have the option of taking the test on computers.
On a voice vote and with no debate, the Massachusetts House on Wednesday afternoon approved legislation authorizing Sunday morning alcohol sales. the bill now moves to the Senate.
The bill calls for a memorandum of understanding between the Boston Police Department and the State Police in consultation with Massport.
Russian President Vladimir Putin is a tough but thin-skinned leader who is squandering his country’s potential, former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Wednesday, a day after she likened his actions on the Crimean peninsula of Ukraine to those of Adolf Hitler in the 1930s.
General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt’s compensation fell 7 percent last year to $19.2 million primarily because of a big drop in his long-term pay.
The Boston Bruins have obtained defenseman Andrej Meszaros from the Philadelphia Flyers for a 2014 third-round draft choice.
A study of aging patients suggests Alzheimer’s true toll may top half a million lives a year