Wildlife Advocates Push Crackdown On Ivory, Rhino Horn SalesWildlife advocates are pushing legislation on Beacon Hill intended to end the sale of ivory and rhino horns in Massachusetts.
State, Local Police Raise Awareness Of Breast Cancer With 'Pink Patches'Law enforcement officers from over 20 communities across the Commonwealth joined State Police and other public safety agencies at the State House Wednesday to stand against breast cancer.
EPA Workers Plan Rally To Protest Proposed Budget CutsEnvironmental Protection Agency employees from New England are planning a march and rally in Boston to protest federal budget cuts proposed for the agency.
House To Consider Amendments To $40B State BudgetThe spending plan calls for an overall 3.8 percent increase in spending in the fiscal year starting July 1.
Black Leaders Join UMass Boston Students to Protest Chancellor's ResignationA number of the city's African-American leaders gathered at the State House with UMass Boston students to protest the ousting of the UMass Boston chancellor Saturday.
Play About Solitary Confinement To Be Performed At State House TuesdayA play that prisoners' rights advocates hope will raise awareness about the practice solitary confinement is coming to the Massachusetts State House this week.
Lawmakers Vote To Override Gov. Baker's Veto Of Pay RaisesMassachusetts lawmakers have voted to overturn Republican Gov. Charlie Baker's veto of Beacon Hill pay raises.
Mass. State Rep Gets Wish For Nativity Scene In State HouseIt's the first time in recent memory that there's been a nativity scene in the State House--and Rep. James Lyons isn't sure if there's ever been one.
Massachusetts' 11 Electors Cast Ballots For Hillary ClintonAs members of the Electoral College from Massachusetts cast their votes for Democrat Hillary Clinton at the state house Monday, a few hundred protesters gathered for an anti-Donald Trump rally.
Anti-Hate Rally Held At State HouseStanding up and speaking out against hate, several groups from all races and religions rallied on the steps of state house Monday afternoon.
Groups To Hold Anti-Hate Rally At State House MondayMore than 30 groups are planning a rally at the Massachusetts Statehouse to denounce hate incidents reported around the country after the election.
Boston Children's Hospital Gets Approval To Expand; Garden Will Be RemovedA controversial plan to expand Boston's Children's Hospital--a plan that would also close it's healing garden--has been approved.