Investigators determined a short circuit caused the fatal fire at a triple-decker in Brighton Thursday.
Nathaniel Kibby of Gorham, N.H., was charged Monday with felony kidnapping.
The family of a high school teacher murdered in Danvers lashed out after a second similar attack was detailed on Wednesday.
Police chiefs and gun safety activists are urging Massachusetts legislators to give chiefs discretion over issuing firearms identification cards needed to buy rifles or shotguns.
A prosecutor asked jurors to reject the efforts of a 31-year-old man charged with raping and killing a University of New Hampshire student to evade responsibility for his actions.
It’s the end of an era in Woburn. The Kraft Foods plant off I-93 is set to close by the end of 2016.
Aaron Hernandez’s attorneys on Monday asked a judge to throw out one of his murder cases, saying prosecutors lack evidence.
A text message apparently set off a Rockland man, leading him to kill his wife, police said Thursday.
A small plane crashed in Burlington on Wednesday.
A Massachusetts man sentenced to life without parole as a teenager has family and friends supporting his plea for freedom.