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.
Secretary of State John Kerry wants more nations to contribute to the effort to stop Ebola, the disease ravaging West Africa.
A 3-year-old girl and her family are on the way to Disney World after a magical sendoff at Logan Airport Friday.
The Massachusetts Nurses Association wants a judge to stop Brigham and Women’s Hospital from requiring employees to receive the influenza vaccine.
Some vehicles were so badly damaged during the Sudbury fire that their model could not be identified.
The new iPhone 6 has arrived, much to the delight of the crowds camped outside the Apple Store on Boylston Street in the Back Bay.
Lt. Col. Morris Fontenot was the inspector general for the 104th Fighter Wing and had had more than 2,300 flight hours of experience.
The Obama administration identifies the freed hostage as Peter Theo Curtis of Massachusetts.
A Lowell police officer has been charged with drunken driving in a crash early Saturday morning that killed a Lawrence man.
Investigators determined a short circuit caused the fatal fire at a triple-decker in Brighton Thursday.