The officer pleaded not guilty to charges that he beat a handcuffed man and then lied in a police report that accused the alleged victim of resisting arrest.
Gov. Charlie Baker has appointed a pair of mayors to the reconstituted board of directors for the Massachusetts Department of Transportation.
At least 15 state attorneys general are said to be preparing a legal challenge to the plan, which would require deep cuts in climate-changing emissions from power plants. But in Massachusetts, the proposal is drawing bipartisan support.
Showers and storms will continue threaten the area all today, as we have plenty of humidity and a frontal system is crossing the area.