A grandmother who accused a police officer of slamming her to the floor in a 2013 racially-motivated outburst has settled her lawsuit.
Cape Cod superintendents say they don’t go to students’ homes to make sure residency requirements are being met, as a Mashpee schools superintendent did last week.
A judge is weighing whether to impose a temporary ban on spraying herbicides beneath overhead power lines in parts of Cape Cod.
Ronald Paquin, a former Haverhill priest who raped an altar boy will soon be free after spending more than a decade in prison.
Massachusetts is making changes to its screening process for foster parents in response to the death of a 2-year-old girl in a foster home in Auburn and the near death of a second child.
A New Hampshire man has been charged after prosecutors say he sold the heroin that led to the overdose death of a UMass student.
The investigation is part of the federal response to the heroin epidemic in Massachusetts. Taunton in particular has seen a steep increase in heroin overdose deaths since 2013.
Prosecutors allege that five men in Teamsters Local 25 threatened the crew of “Top Chef” for using non-union workers when it filmed locally.
A 4-month-old boy has died after being found unresponsive by a staff member at a homeless shelter in Lynn on Saturday. He was pronounced dead Sunday night.
Prosecutors say a Massachusetts man has been indicted on accusations he was on drugs when he collided head-on into another vehicle, injuring a pregnant woman so badly that she lost her unborn baby.
A mother of a Mashpee High School student says Brian Hyde charged into her home to find out if her daughter met residency requirements.
A man was pronounced dead from apparent gunshot wounds in Hyde Park early Wednesday morning.