More than 3,500 police officers will patrol this year’s Boston Marathon, more than double the number deployed last year, when two bombs exploded near the finish line, killing three people and injuring more than 260.
The judge in the trial of former Massachusetts Probation Department commissioner John O’Brien has recused himself.
The report released Tuesday by the Massachusetts Inspector General found that although chemist Annie Dookhan was the “sole bad actor” at the lab, management failures, “wholly inadequate training,” and a lack of uniform protocols contributed to Dookhan’s ability to commit “acts of malfeasance.”
From its Jamaica Plain kitchen, Community Servings provides 4,000 meals a day and half a million in the course of a year.
The woman found unconscious and bleeding under a car in the parking lot at the Auburn Mall, has died.
A Massachusetts woman has been convicted of killing her pregnant friend, then cutting the baby from her womb and passing the girl off as her own child.
The jury in the trial of a Worcester woman accused of killing an acquaintance to steal her baby is now weighing the evidence.
Prosecutors say the Georgia man charged in connection with the slaying 40 years ago of a Massachusetts woman had delivered furniture to her home the day before she was killed.
A woman beat and strangled her pregnant friend, then cut the baby from her womb and passed the girl off as her own child, a prosecutor said during opening statements in her trial Monday.
An overflow crowd packed the Boston convention center on Wednesday to hear Mohegan Sun and Wynn Resorts make high-powered pitches.