Former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling has revealed that he is battling mouth cancer and he blames 30 years of chewing tobacco use.
A 15-year-old Boston boy has pleaded guilty to fatally shooting his 9-year-old brother and been ordered into the custody of state Department of Youth Services until he is 21.
The president spoke from Martha’s Vineyard on the execution of the U.S. journalist.
Companies that insure Medicaid patients in Massachusetts are pressing for an increase in the payments they receive from the state for serving low-income residents. Health insurers say $140 million in losses since the start of the year because of an expensive new hepatitis C drug and surge of new members.
With three weeks until primary polls open, the three Democrats vying to succeed Gov. Deval Patrick on Tuesday debated everything from the legalization of marijuana to indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry and casinos.
State police have released the identity of the pedestrian struck and killed by a car as he walked along Memorial Drive in Cambridge on Tuesday.
Phil Balboni, co-founder and CEO of GlobalPost, a Boston-based international online news site, spoke about the alleged execution of New Hampshire native and journalist James Foley.
The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a complaint with Massachusetts education officials saying the Mendon-Upton School District policy allowing only low-income middle school students who qualify for free or reduced lunch to take school-provided iPads home is discriminatory.
Rain is expected across the country but New England will remain dry and sunny with highs near 80.
The three Democrats running for governor debate at Stonehill College Tuesday night, just a few weeks shy of the Sept. 9 primary election.
In a horrifying act of revenge for U.S. airstrikes in northern Iraq, militants with the Islamic State extremist group have beheaded American journalist James Foley — and are threatening to kill another hostage, U.S. officials say.