Authorities are trying to figure out how a toddler was apparently able to leave a Dorchester apartment, climb to the roof of the building and then fall to his death.
A thousand Cape Cod residents spent part of their Memorial Day weekend at a 24-hour event in a shopping center to show they care about troops, veterans and their families.
A Danvers couple is facing a number of charges after allegedly burglarizing a home in Worburn while their five young children were waiting in the getaway car.
A 19-year-old MIT student will take off soon on a solo flight around the world to break a record and raise money for technology education.
Somerville’s mayor says he will sign an executive order that bars city police from detaining people simply because they are suspected of living in the U.S. illegally.
Eight people were hurt when an MBTA bus crashed through a guardrail over the Massachusetts Turnpike near the Crowne Plaza in Newton.
A 22-year-old woman is in critical condition after she fell down an elevator shaft at Fenway Park Friday night.
Brockton police sent out extra patrols Friday to slow cars near bus stops a day after three children were struck by a hit-and-run driver as they crossed a street to board a school bus.
The Boston Public Health Commission confirms Massachusetts General Hospital treated one patient for measles May 5.
Legislation to improve safety at ATMs has been up for debate for 15 years gaining little traction and facing opposition from the banking industry.