Police in riot gear used tear gas in a bid to control the crowds Saturday during the annual Keene Pumpkin Festival.
Former Massachusetts governor and 1988 Democratic presidential hopeful Michael Dukakis was called as a defense witness Thursday for a friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
Police say the more seriously injured of the two park rangers stabbed on Boston Common is out of surgery and improving.
The government will begin taking the temperatures of travelers from West Africa arriving at five U.S. airports as part of a stepped-up response to the Ebola epidemic.
The two men who were killed in a tandem skydiving crash on the Cape over the weekend were identified Monday.
Thieves has twice stolen American and military flags hung on a Cape Cod highway overpass to honor service members.
Adynew Alves, 28, of Boston and Stephanie Walker, 28, of Lawrence, are wanted for grabbing the woman at gunpoint in Lawrence on Monday.
Two boys escaped a Hyannis shed fire, though a third died after the boys lit a piece of paper on fire and poured gasoline on it thinking the liquid was water.
A man can be seen on video allegedly stealing another customer’s wallet.
Dwayne McNair is charged with armed robbery and rape in separate 2004 attacks. Prosecutors say new DNA testing distinguishes him from his twin brother.