The Massachusetts Department of Transportation has approved a 5-percent increase to MBTA fares.
A teenager who was out jogging in Needham Saturday afternoon was injured by a hit and run driver.
Six Massachusetts schools are on a list released by the federal Education Department of 55 colleges from across the nation facing investigations over their handling of sexual abuse complaints.
Thousands upon thousands of runners took to the streets in Boston and beyond on Saturday, a precursor to the 118th Boston Marathon.
Josh Wairi, 27, of Somerville, previously taught at two Somerville schools and was teaching at a Cambridge school this year. He was arrested at home Thursday.
A huge crowd showed up at the Boston Marathon finish line on Saturday to take part in a photo shoot for the Sports Illustrated cover.
Last summer, bicyclist Adam Pearlman went head-over-heels, flipping his bike on Huntington Ave.
A candlelight vigil was held Sunday for Officer Gregg Maloney.
The three-alarm fire broke out during a wedding at the Foxboro function facility.
Boston Police say they’ve found the driver wanted for a fatal hit and run in Charlestown.