Citing Deaths, Lawyer Calls For Ban Of Duck BoatsA Philadelphia attorney calculates more than 20 duck boat-related deaths since 1999, and believes the design of the boats is an intrinsic safety flaw.
Medway Veteran To Reunite With Concentration Camp Liberators, SurvivorsA Medway WWII veteran will reunite with fellow concentration camp liberators, as well as holocaust survivors, next week.
Fishing To Be Restricted In Bid To Save Southern New England Lobster PopulationSouthern New England's fading lobster fishery will be the subject of a battery of new regulations to try to save the crustacean's population locally.
FBI Searching Home Of Man Linked To Gardner Museum HeistFBI agents went to the Manchester, Connecticut home of Robert Gentile on Monday.
For First Time, Transgender Flag Flies Over Boston City HallAs the Massachusetts Senate prepares to debate a bill that would expand rights for transgender people next week, Mayor Marty Walsh raised a flag celebrating transgender equality over Boston City Hall.
RI Man Sentenced To At Least 35 Years For Killing Autistic Mass. ManA Rhode Island man has been sentenced to up to 35 years in prison for killing an autistic Massachusetts man in a motel four years ago and leaving the body in a trash container.
MIT Astronomers Detect 3 Nearby 'Earth-Like' PlanetsThe three celestial bodies are orbiting an ultracool dwarf star about the size of Jupiter.
Police: 3 Men Charged In UMass-Amherst Dormitory BurglaryTwo students and a third man have been charged with breaking into a University of Massachusetts Amherst dorm room over the weekend.
Mass. Gas Prices 19 Cents Higher Than A Month AgoSelf-serve, regular gasoline is selling for an average of $2.17 per gallon in Massachusetts.
Firefighter Training Held At Logan AirportIf you see fire and smoke coming from Logan Airport Monday morning, have no fear: it's just a drill, officials say.
Man Convicted In One Fund Scam Denied Release From PrisonThe state's highest court Monday upheld the decision of a single justice who ruled that Branden Mattier failed to show that the evidence against him was the result of an unlawful arrest and "virtually nonexistent."
Bath Iron Works To Build Newest Version Of Burke DestroyerThe first destroyer with the capability of shooting down ballistic missiles and conventional airborne threats at the same time will be built at Bath Iron Works, officials say.