The new law is the result of outrage that followed a ruling by the state’s Supreme Judicial Court.
The state gaming commission voted 3-2 on Thursday to offer the slots parlor license, with conditions, to Penn National Gaming, which plans to operate the facility at the Plainridge harness racetrack.
A criminal investigation is also being conducted by the Walpole Police Department.
Health officials are reporting two confirmed cases of measles in MetroWest.
Haverhill public works crews pushed the snow that covered his street onto his lawn, since he’s the unlucky homeowner who lives at the end of the cul-de-sac.
Heavy snow and ice became too much for the abandoned home to handle.
Police are looking for the man who attacked three women in East Boston Monday.
Boston University is taking action after several students got so drunk, they needed to be hospitalized.
Colleen Swanson headed to Fall River Trial Court this Tuesday, ready to serve her jury duty. But as the new mom of a five-month-old boy, the breastfeeding Swanson had a concern.
The family of a missing Boston man is hoping someone who saw him last Saturday night can provide vital clues to his whereabouts.