Two commuter trains packed with rush-hour commuters collided in an accident that sent about 70 people to the hospital, severely damaged the tracks and threatened to snarl travel in the congested Northeast Corridor.
A 7-year-old girl died Saturday evening in an apparent accidental drowning, police said.
With the majority of possible combinations of Powerball numbers in play, someone is almost sure to win the game’s highest jackpot during Saturday night’s drawing, a windfall of hundreds of millions of dollars — and that’s after taxes.
Pat Garrett, a personal trainer in Derry, was working the day of the Boston Marathon. In the middle of the afternoon, he saw there had been a flurry of calls to his cell phone, which he said is kind of unusual. Garrett said he finally picked up the phone, and saw a message from his daughter that caught his attention.
The Massachusetts Senate is likely to spend several days considering a $34 billion state budget proposal.
A 29-year-old man was struck and killed by a car early Saturday morning in Gloucester.
A former worker at the Arlington Boys and Girls Club is under arrest in New York, accused of molesting five children while he was employed by the club.
A Rhode Island woman who was injured in the Boston Marathon bombings is preparing to attend a welcome home party at Rosecliff, a fabulous mansion in Newport featured in a film version of “The Great Gatsby.”
The Army is investigating the death of a 23-year-old paratrooper at Fort Bragg.
A Republican lawmaker is pushing for a law allowing Massachusetts to recoup public benefits given to anyone later convicted of using of a weapon of mass destruction.
Thousands of MIT students, faculty and staff as well as law enforcement officials from across the nation are expected to attend a memorial service for fallen campus police officer Sean Collier.
Massachusetts State Police have released aerial photos of Boston Marathon bombings suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev hiding in a boat in Watertown before he was captured.
‘White Hat Suspect’ In Boston Marathon Bombings On Run, Other Suspect Dead
These are the first images of the remains of one of the two bombs that exploded at the Boston Marathon finish line, April 15, 2013.
Scenes from the 2013 Boston Marathon.
The Red Sox home opener on April 8, 2013.