Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said officers approached a vehicle in Roxbury without guns drawn when Angelo West shot Officer John Moynihan at point blank range in the face.
A Whitman woman is facing multiple charges after she crashed her car into a home while texting Thursday night, police say.
A 10-year-old 5th grader from a middle school in Chelsea was honored at a science fair held by the White House after she designed a video game.
Spring arrived officially, but it brought snow with it as warmer days still have yet to arrive in New England.
A fourth-grade project to name a state hawk took an unexpected turn when some politicians made fun of the campaign, even turning it into a debate about abortion.
Doctors say John Waage needs surgery to help him survive, but his insurance company calls the operation “experimental” and won’t pay for it.
Boston’s Park Plaza Hotel is undergoing a massive $95 million renovation.
Businesses are looking forward to the boost in business associated with the South Boston parade.
Police did not release the name of the person arrested, but said a man will be charged in the death of Marjorie Cochrane.
Hearts are heavy at Everett High School as students pray for their friend and classmate.