Walsh said police have handled recent protests well, but he has concerns.
Massachusetts Governor-elect Charlie Baker is vowing to support the state’s fishing industry as he questions the research that led federal regulators on Monday to close commercial and recreational cod fishing in parts of the Gulf of Maine.
Josue Gonzalez appeared Monday in Boston Municipal Court to face a larceny charge.
All tobacco products in Westminster could become contraband if local health officials get their way.
Police say two fast-food workers were tied up during an armed robbery at a McDonald’s near Boston Common early Thursday morning.
The Southbridge man suspected of raping a girl, then going on a cross-country crime spree after cutting off his court-ordered monitoring device, was ordered held without bail Monday.
A public farewell to former Boston Mayor Tom Menino drew thousands of people on Sunday morning.
Salem police and the Massachusetts State Police bomb squad are responding Saturday morning to an incident involving explosives in Salem.
Coakley said Baker should answer “legitimate questions” about a story that nearly brought him to tears as he told it about a rueful fisherman.
Sunday marks 10 years since parishioners at St. Frances Xavier Cabrini began holding vigil.