Gov. Baker Signs Bill Raising Tobacco Purchasing Age To 21Gov. Charlie Baker has signed a bill making Massachusetts the latest U.S. state to require people be at least 21 before they can buy cigarettes, tobacco or vaping products.
Gov. Baker Signs Bill To Repeal Long Dormant Ban On AbortionGov. Charlie Baker signed a bill Friday that repeals the unenforced ban with roots dating to 1845.
New Funding Approved For Mass. Police TrainingGovernor Charlie Baker signed a law that will provide more funding for police training.
Gov. Baker Signs Law Covering Cancer Costs For FirefightersFrom now on, a cancer diagnosis will be treated as a work related injury for Massachusetts firefighters.
Baker Says Son Will Cooperate With US Attorney In Sex Assault InvestigationGov. Charlie Baker says his son A.J. will cooperate with the U.S. Attorney's investigation into an allegation he sexually assaulted a woman earlier this month.
I-Team Exclusive: Gov. Charlie Baker's Son Accused Of Sexual AssaultGovernor Charlie Baker’s Adult son, Andrew, has been accused of an alleged sexual assault by an airline passenger.
Massachusetts Senate Approves 'Red Flag' Gun BillThe Massachusetts Senate has approved a bill to allow the temporary removal of firearms from people considered a danger to themselves or others.
Legal Analyst: No Guarantee New Charges Will Keep Serial Rapist Behind BarsWhen it comes to the case of serial rapist Wayne Chapman, legal analyst Jennifer Roman says there’s no guarantee that new charges of gross and lewd behavior will be enough to keep him behind bars.
Advocates Push For Safe Injection Sites In BostonAlong with information, they gave people an up close look at how they say these sites can prevent overdoses and save lives.
Baker Says State Police Troop E Eliminated In Wake Of Overtime ScandalGov. Charlie Baker announced sweeping changes to the Massachusetts State Police, including eliminating Troop E and activating GPS locators on all state police vehicles.
Baker Calls For Stronger Laws On Dangerous Drug FentanylCurrent state law requires a minimum of 10 grams of fentanyl to charge someone with trafficking. Lawmakers want to lower that amount.
Gov. Baker Again Pushing For Permanent Sales Tax HolidayGov. Charlie Baker has filed a $610 million economic development bill that includes a proposal to create a permanent sales tax holiday for Massachusetts shoppers.
'Significant Hazardous Conditions' Expected For Drivers During Nor'easterMuch of New England will feel the impact of a second nor'easter in the last week.
Gov. Baker Declares State Of Emergency Following Destructive Nor'easterMassachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker has declared a State of Emergency to help protect citizens from damage during a massive nor’easter that slammed the state.
'We Expect To Lose Homes' In Major Nor'easter, MEMA Chief SaysThe Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency director is urging residents in vulnerable coastal communities to evacuate, saying a powerful nor’easter arriving Friday is likely to destroy homes.