Animal abusers would face tougher penalties under a bill Senate Republicans are pushing on Beacon Hill.
Workers helped hundreds of tourists outside of the visitor center in Salem on the first day of the government shutdown. Hundreds of thousands flock to the area for Halloween festivities that start this week.
A vigil was held Saturday for a pit bull-mix puppy that was euthanized after it was found malnourished, stabbed and burned in a Quincy playground.
At least 62 people have been killed in the terrorist attack and three-day siege at a mall in Nairobi, Kenya, including a recent graduate of the Harvard School of Public Health.
A 13-year-old boy died after he was hit by a car while attempting to cross the street on his bicycle in Hopkinton Wednesday.
The filming of the Sony Pictures movie “Sex Tape” is taking place in a house in West Newton.
On the eve of the anniversary of the September 11th attacks and on the same night President Obama addressed the nation on Syria, a man who knows the effects of war spoke in Cambridge.
Beacon Street in Brookline is back open but there is plenty of damage left behind after a bad crash in the middle of the night.
The victim’s wife says someone who looks like the man in the sketch spoke with her at a fundraiser this weekend.
The man was walking his dog on Summer Street around 9:20 a.m. when they were struck by an Infiniti sedan.