Gov. Deval Patrick has signed a bill that would update state law to prohibit so-called “upskirt” photos of women.
Massachusetts lawmakers moved at a pace rarely seen in the legislature, acting quickly to pass through a bill criminalizing the taking of photographs up the skirts of women in public.
Massachusetts’ highest court has ruled that a man accused of secretly snapping photos up a woman’s skirt on an MBTA train did not break the law.
The MBTA says it is planning a large security increase on July 4.
The MBTA trolley driver blamed for causing a trolley crash last week at Boylston Street station has been fired.
Three dozen people were hurt when two Green Line trains collided at the Boylston Street station just before noon Thursday.
Police say a man stole a woman’s purse from a Market Basket parking lot and used a rewards card in the purse, to buy a sandwich.
Despite fare increases, the MBTA says ridership has increased for the 18th time in 19 months.
The state transportation department has decided to raise MBTA fares 23-percent and cut $15 million in service to close a huge budget gap for the upcoming fiscal year.
Police have arrested a man accused of robbing a Subway restaurant at gunpoint in Manchester, N.H.