Lawmakers are sending Gov. Jerry Brown a bill that would make California the first to impose a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags.
Massachusetts Republicans are hoping to reclaim a seat in Congress by defeating longtime Democratic U.S. Rep. John Tierney.
As ISIS tightens its brutal grip on vast stretches of Iraq and Syria, women are playing an active role in its reign of terror.
It can happen to any of us, a day outside could end in with a tick bite, and an illness could follow.
A Navy seaman had his bond increased in an abuse case involving his baby that a doctor called “one of the worst cases” she’s seen.
For this officer, “Protect and Serve” apparently involved holding a beer bong for a tailgater.
The threat from ISIS is now considered so great that the U.K. has raised its threat level to severe.
Westfield residents, as well as the 104th Fighter Wing are mourning the loss of their friend, co-worker and fellow airman.
The deadline for medical marijuana dispensary applications expired. If Northampton’s proposal is rejected, WMass won’t be moving to Phase 2.
Police are searching for a reported suspicious person driving a vehicle with CT plates who may have threatened President Obama.
The NFL has set new penalties for players involved in domestic violence and sexual assaults, and some fans aren’t sure it’s fair.
Patrons will soon find the downtown Springfield bar scene a bit quieter after this Saturday, when JT’s Sports Pub will be closing its doors.
They were dancing with a purpose in Easthampton Friday night for a Latin Dance Bash at Eastworks on Pleasant Street.
Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are asking to delay his trial until at least September 2015.
Rookie Mookie Betts hit his first career grand slam and Boston beat Tampa Bay Friday night.
ZMapp is three antibodies that attach to cells infected with Ebola, helping the immune system kill them.