Maine State Police say a man celebrating the Fourth of July died when he tried to launch a firework off the top of his head.
One man was killed in a late-night double shooting in Roxbury on the Fourth of July.
Travel contributor Bob Weiss says Boston doesn’t need the Olympics to show the world what it has to offer.
Hundreds of thousands of people flocked to the area of the Boston Esplanade Saturday during the city’s iconic Independence Day celebration.
Fire officials say a man was seriously hurt after some type of explosion occurred on Saturday night in Saugus.
Investigators say a 41-year-old Lawrence woman was fatally shot early Saturday morning.
A Bourne police officer who was shot in the back during a Cape Cod shootout in February led the way at the Bourne Fourth of July Parade on Saturday.
Authorities have identified the Boston man fatally shot in Roxbury on Thursday as 22-year-old Raheem Ramirez.
Musicians have taken to the stage at the Esplanade to perform for hundreds of thousands parked in front of the Hatch Shell for Boston’s Fourth of July celebration.
A 17-year-old Billerica boy has died after being shot inside his home on June 26, officials say.
Hundreds of thousands of people are celebrating the 4th of July throughout the city.
Residents in New England got a show when the Northern Lights were visible in portions of the region.
Here’s a look at the new Patriots Super Bowl rings, the fourth in franchise history.
Photos, video and other evidence has been presented to the jury in the capital murder trial of admitted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
A total of 34 elite runners took on the Boston Marathon course during a rainy 119th running of the race.
Rain didn’t slow participants or supporters from flocking to the 2015 Boston Marathon.
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