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The five Latina women say they were sexually harassed and groped on multiple occasions by male employees at the restaurant's Faneuil Hall location.
U.S. Rep. Katherine Clark is criticizing President Trump for his comments on Twitter about New York U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand.
The state has more people covered by health insurance, a lower obesity rate and more mental health care than other states -- and smoking is way down in the last...
Reporter Ben Volin breaks down the Patriots loss in Miami, including the Dolphins slowing down the Patriots offense, concerns with Brandin Cooks, and whether Tom Brady is injured.
The rare Torah finials (also called rimonim) at the center of this debate were created between 1766 and 1776 by Myer Myers. He was the first formally trained Jewish silver...
The rate break will apply at UMass campuses, state universities and community colleges, and will be in effect through the spring semester in 2018.
A special prosecutor tried to hold three former guards criminally responsible for the death of the mentally ill state hospital patient eight years ago.
Mike Reiss talks about the Patriots' loss to the Miami Dolphins Monday night.
Community members expressed frustration with police and with each other at a meeting in Mission Hill.
Tuesday will be rainy, and the rest of the week will be dry but very cold.
The state's Cannabis Control Commission approved a measure that will allow "cannabis cafes" to open -- like a bar where a person can use marijuana on the premises.
The Miami Dolphins broke the Patriots' winning streak Monday night, beating New England 27-20.
The former corrections officers have been found not guilty of all charges connected to the death of Joshua Messier eight years ago.
"I certainly don't want to see Roy Moore win. That means, obviously, that I would be supporting the alternative," Baker said.
The governor denied the assertion in the audit that DCF employees do not report all incidents of assault to law enforcement.
Joshua Messier was forcibly put into restraints eight years ago.
The four-time Olympian and recently crowned New York City Marathon champion grew up in Marblehead and always considered Boston her hometown marathon.
"On Point" host Tom Ashbrook has been placed on leave while an outside investigator looks into allegations he bullied young women and men who worked on the show with him.
The snow is over, and what's up for this week is some rain and then cold.
North Atlantic right whales are among the rarest marine mammals in the world, and they have endured a deadly year. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has said there are...