BOSTON (AP) - Gov. Deval Patrick is set to administer the oath of office to the newest member of the state's highest court.
BOSTON (AP) - )Massachusetts has dozens of state boards, commissions and task forces that no longer meet or file reports, or have simply become irrelevant.
BOSTON (AP) - The MBTA is reporting a drop in the overall rate of serious crime during the first six months of the year, though the number of aggravated assaults on the Boston-area transit system was higher than in the same period a year ago.
QUINCY, Mass. (AP) - Police are asking for the public's help as they try to find out who vandalized a Quincy church.
BOSTON (AP) - An invasive and destructive beetle has been found at the Arnold Arboretum in Boston.
BOSTON (AP) - It could be a long day for state legislators as they rush to complete work on several proposed new laws.
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts police chiefs would have the right to go to court to deny firearms identification cards needed to buy rifles or shotguns to individuals they feel are unsuitable under a compromise bill released by lawmakers.
CHICAGO (AP) - Theo Epstein was the first person to take a chance on Felix Doubront. Now he is going to give the struggling left-hander another opportunity.
BOSTON (AP) - Massachusetts lawmakers have accepted a bill designed to tighten reporting requirements for independent political expenditures, including those made by political action committees known as super PACs.
BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Red Sox have traded left-hander Felix Doubront to the Chicago Cubs for a player to be named.
BOSTON (AP) - Independent candidate for governor Jeff McCormick says he's submitted more than 17,000 signatures to local city and town clerks to help secure a spot on the November ballot.
BOSTON (AP) - ESPN announcers will call Sunday night's Red Sox-Yankees game from atop Fenway Park's Green Monster.