Authorities are looking into why the Worcester Eco Tarium train derailed with people onboard Friday.
A Boston police officer who died in the line of duty was laid to rest on Thursday.
The Boston Marathon bombings put members of the news media in new and unfamiliar roles last year.
Some of the survivors of last year’s Boston Marathon bombings are moving on with their lives with a new mission—to raise money for others.
Lee Anna Yanni was standing in front of Marathon Sports when one of the bombs went off at the 2013 Boston Marathon. She is running the marathon this year.
Democratic leaders in the Massachusetts House have unveiled a $32.2 billion state budget plan for the fiscal year that begins July 1.
Astronaut Chris Cassidy is giving some local college and high school students quite a treat on this week.
Family, friends and colleagues gathered Tuesday to pay their respects to one of the firefighters lost in the Beacon Street fire.
Steve MacDonald, a Boston Fire Department spokesman, told reporters Thursday “nothing has been ruled in or out” and investigators are focusing on the building’s basement and “some kind of extraordinary event” that happened there.
A 9-alarm fire on Beacon Street has claimed the lives of two firefighters.