A Boston man whose pickup truck struck and killed a bicyclist returning home from a late night fishing trip has been convicted of motor vehicle homicide.
Reporters and spectators reacted with surprise as Michael Dukakis, a former Massachusetts governor and Democratic presidential nominee, took to the witness stand in the trial of Robel Phillipos, a close friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
A lawyer for the Massachusetts woman facing charges after three dead babies were found in her squalid home says one infant was born alive and lived for several days.
The suit accuses the commission of giving Wynn Resorts, which was awarded the casino license for the Boston area, preferential treatment.
The driver of a vehicle that struck an 82-year-old Waltham man out for his daily walk is facing vehicular homicide charges.
The former first assistant prosecutor in Suffolk County and the head of the Massachusetts Parole Board emerged from long hearings as a polarizing figure.
A Boston man charged with kidnapping a woman at gunpoint and locking her in the trunk of his car before she escaped on a busy highway has been held on $500,000 bail.
Bodio Hutchinson, 34, was arraigned Wednesday on multiple charges.
Barbara McAveeney, of Winchester, was found dead in her home and police are looking for her son.
Boston authorities say they have concluded that a man who took his own life in September was the person responsible for the death of his 6-year-old son two days earlier.
A suspect, Bodio Hutchinson, 34, of Boston, is in custody. Boston Police Commissioner Williams Evans said Hutchinson had an outstanding warrant for assault and battery on a police officer and on drug charges.