A Boston police captain’s son who authorities say plotted a terrorist attack in support of the Islamic State group has been indicted on weapons and assault charges in western Massachusetts.
Prosecutors say Alexander Ciccolo received four guns from a person cooperating with the FBI.
The second annual Bay State Bike Week kicks off May 14 with nearly 200 participation options throughout Massachusetts. Second only to running marathons, Massachusetts residents love riding their bicycles. In spite of imperfect weather during half the year, a certain number of the state’s cyclists continue to pedal on and commute to work every day to stay fit and encourage greener transportation. Coordinated by the Massachusetts Department of Transportation and Massachusetts Bicycle Coalition, Bay State Bike Week ropes in the entire cycling community with fun rides, business sponsorships and myriad educational opportunities for budding cyclists and environmentalists alike.
Western portions of Massachusetts are bearing the brunt of flooding from Tropical Storm Irene.
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Imagine yourself hiking through miles of trails, breathing in the fresh, crisp air as you scale your way to the top of the highest point in Massachusetts.