The Massachusetts state gaming commission voted Tuesday to award the eastern Massachusetts casino license to Wynn Resorts for its plan in Everett.
No flames or smoke were visible at the crash site, which was just off the runway of Myricks Airport.
Investigators found the plane initially maintained an altitude more than 200 feet above nearby trees but then crashed nose-down behind the trees and killed two people.
Dozens of Northboro residents lined the streets Tuesday to honor a paratrooper from town killed in Afghanistan, while friends and family attended a service honoring his life.
The school committee will consider a proposal Wednesday night to replace MCAS for grades 3-8 with the PARCC exams.
The cleanup of a squalid, vermin-infested home in Blackstone where three infants were found dead last week is expected to be finished Tuesday afternoon.
After being unable to finish the Boston Marathon in 2013 because of the bombings, Elinor Scott-Sutter returned for the final mile in 2014 despite her pancreatic cancer.
Former Pelham Chief Edward Fleury is charged with assault with a dangerous weapon and carrying a firearm while intoxicated after allegedly pointing a loaded gun at a friend outside a Belchertown VFW post last month.
It’s become a familiar, recurring element of the pop-culture news cycle – a merchant peddling an item so exploitative and tasteless that “bad taste” isn’t sufficient to describe it.
Massachusetts ranks fifth in a new survey of the nation’s rudest drivers.