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.
The minority student population in Boston Public Schools is close to 90%, but only about a fifth of the teachers are minority.
Boston Police say a 29-year-old woman was getting into her car on Waltham Street when a man pushed her in and got into the car with her.
State officials say many schools in Massachusetts are not prepared for an emergency situation.
A Dorchester resident is believed to have shot and killed an armed and masked gunman after two suspects broke into his apartment on Esmond St. about 9:45 a.m. Wednesday morning.
Massachusetts State Police are trying to identify two men who may have been involved in the suspicious disappearance of a 37-year-old man.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh formally named 31-year department veteran William Evans as the city’s new police commissioner Thursday.