Massachusetts education officials say while scores on standardized MCAS tests continue to improve, many of the state’s high school graduates are not fully prepared for college level coursework.
On the steps of the State House, dozens of National Guard members lined up to march through the front doors, participating in a traditional ceremony that is reserved for military units returning from battle.
State public health officials say the state has reached a milestone in preventing drug overdose deaths.
The city of Gloucester has decided it will not be one of the scores of cities and towns across the state and the nation that will hold public ceremonies to mark the twelfth anniversary of the September 11th attacks.
A 21-year-old Dorchester woman faces motor vehicle homicide charges following a deadly hit and run crash on Thursday night.
A airman in the United State Air Force is charged with making a bomb threat after he told a Logan Airport employee he had a pressure cooker in his backpack.
Tensions were high in the courtroom as a Revere man was arraigned in the brutal weekend stabbing death of another man at a Revere trailer park.
Jared Remy, the son of Boston Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy, was ordered held without bail Friday, charged with the brutal murder of his girlfriend in Waltham.
The man charged with kidnapping and killing Amy Lord tried to kill himself Wednesday night, according to his attorney.
A former Concord-Carlisle High School student is suing the school, contending she was continuously bullied continuously by other students, and school officials did nothing about it.