The Boston Calling Music Festival kicks off Friday night in Boston.
Students in 11 states and the District of Columbia will spend less time next year taking tests based on the Common Core standards, a decision made in response to widespread opposition to testing requirements.
Mayor Marty Walsh says the city of Boston is expanding its lawsuit against the Massachusetts Gaming Commission.
A suburban Boston high school was placed on lockdown with Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo and another state lawmaker stuck aside.
A Sturbridge homeowner got an unexpected visitor on Wednesday when he found a black bear on his back porch.
Massachusetts gained jobs for an eighth consecutive month in April while the unemployment rate dropped slightly to 4.7 percent, the state office of Labor and Workforce Development said Thursday.
A Massachusetts Congressman is asking for changes to a national database after an I-Team report revealed the nightmare experienced by innocent drivers trying to clear up cases of mistaken identity.
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Three people were hurt after an SUV crashed into a New Bedford home Saturday night.
Three people were injured in a Lynn shooting early Saturday morning, police say.