A Suffolk University Law School professor who specializes in labor law says the ongoing employee protests at Market Basket calling for the reinstatement of former CEO Arthur T. Demoulas are unlike anything he has ever seen.
Gov. Deval Patrick says he agrees with police chiefs and gun safety activists who support giving the chiefs discretion over issuing firearms identification cards needed to buy rifles or shotguns.
Patrick’s comments came after many town officials and residents in Bourne objected to children being housed at the Camp Edwards military base on Cape Cod.
A Rhode Island hospital has agreed to pay $150,000 in Massachusetts after losing backup tapes that contained the personal information of more than 12,000 Massachusetts residents.
In an attempt to help broker a compromise on anti-gun violence legislation, six senators who voted to strip a controversial provision from the Senate’s bill regarding discretion for police chiefs to grant rifle and shotgun licenses have proposed an alternative that would restore “limited flexibility” for law enforcement in the bill.
Workers demanding the return of ousted CEO Arthur T. Demoulas announced they will hold a “final” rally on Friday in Tewksbury, the same day the company’s board of directors plans to meet.
Republicans see the 6th Congressional District as their best hope of picking up a seat in Massachusetts.
At a public meeting in Bourne Tuesday night, there was widespread criticism of Gov. Patrick’s proposal.
Another warm and humid day is moving in today, with a southwest flow of tropical air and abundant sunshine set to heat things up for at least most of the day.
A Massachusetts teenager charged with killing his teacher is scheduled to appear in court on unrelated charges that he assaulted a worker at a youth detention facility.