MBTA Pension Fund Faces $1B ShortfallA report by the MBTA says the transit agency's retirement fund will need $1 billion in additional taxpayer funding over the next 18 years if it is to pay retirees as promised.
Governor, Attorney General To Modernize Wiretapping RulesBy making what backers called "modest adjustments" to the 1968 statute, police and prosecutors will be in a stronger position to solve violent crimes, such as gang-related killings and rape.
Inmate's Attorney Won't Confirm Nature Of Aaron Hernandez RelationshipA lawyer for the last person to see Aaron Hernandez alive said his client will explain the nature of his relationship with the ex-NFL star at a later date.
Ben Beach Eyeing Record 50th Straight Boston Marathon FinishBen Beach was a scrawny 18-year-old who had never run more than 5 miles before he started training for his first Boston Marathon in 1968.
No Verdict After Fourth Day Of Deliberation In Aaron Hernandez Double Murder TrialAfter a fourth day of deliberation, jurors were still unable to find a verdict in the Aaron Hernandez double murder trial and were dismissed Wednesday.
USS Constitution Almost 'Ship-Shape' AgainCraftsmen have been refurbishing the U.S.S. Constitution from bow to stern, and the work has been in progress since May 2015.
Man Dead Of Self-Inflicted Gunshot Wound, Apparent 'Booby Traps' Found After NH House ExplosionOfficials said one person was found dead in the basement of a home that exploded Monday evening, as authorities said the incident did not appear to be accidental.
Massachusetts Sheriff: Arrest Leaders Of Sanctuary CitiesA Massachusetts law enforcement official testifying before Congress on Tuesday called for leaders of sanctuary cities to be arrested.
WPI Scientists Developing Patch For Diseased Hearts Using Spinach LeavesBiomedical engineers at Worcester Polytechnic Institute are working on a patch for diseased hearts that uses spinach leaves.
Gov. Baker Tours Mock-Up Of New MBTA TrainsGov. Charlie Baker paid a visit Tuesday morning to the MBTA's rail yard to see a mock-up of the new Red and Orange Line cars that will be joining the fleet over the next several years.
Rainbow Flag At Center Of Dispute Between St. Patrick's Day Parade Organizers, OutVetsGay veterans who marched in Boston's 2015 St. Patrick's Day parade after decades of resistance from organizers say they have been denied a spot in this year's event.
Gov. Baker: Worst Of Storm Still To ComeIn an address from the MEMA bunker in Framingham, Gov. Charlie Baker asked the public to avoid all travel if at all possible during the massive Nor'easter Thursday.