AMHERST, Mass. (AP) - The new school year at the University of Massachusetts has started with another record-setting feast.
NEWTON, Mass. (AP) - Select Income REIT will spend about $2.7 billion in cash and stock to buy Cole Corporate Income Trust in a deal that adds 64 office and industrial properties to the real estate investment trust's portfolio.
BOSTON (AP) - A new report says health care spending in Massachusetts continues to grow faster than the rate of inflation.
BOSTON (AP) - An investigation is underway after a woman was injured in fall from a third-story window at a Massachusetts Institute of Technology fraternity.
PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A juvenile is headed to court following a weekend stabbing at a birthday party in Pittsfield.
BOSTON (AP) - The U.S. District Court of Massachusetts is set to host two panel discussions with policy makers, medical professionals and law enforcement officials to share strategies dealing with the surge in the abuse of opioids in the state.
NORTON, Mass. (AP) - Chris Kirk figured the Ryder Cup was out of his hands when he failed to earn one of the nine automatic spots. He already has plans to be at the Tennessee-Georgia football game during the matches in Scotland. He doesn't see any need to call U.S. captain Tom Watson and lobby for a pick.
PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - Lee's former police chief faces new federal charges for allegedly taking more than $50,000 intended for Christmas gifts for underprivileged children.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is out of the starting lineup one day after leaving a game because of concussionlike symptoms.
LONGMEADOW, Mass. (AP) - The widow of an Air National Guard pilot who died in an F-15 jet crash in Virginia said Saturday that members of his Massachusetts wing unit planted 40 rose bushes in her yard, carrying out his promise to mark her birthday.
LONGMEADOW, Mass. (AP) - The widow of an Air National Guard pilot who died in an F-15 jet crash in Virginia says members of his Massachusetts wing unit planted 40 rose bushes in her yard to mark her birthday.
ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) - One person has died and two others were injured in a crash involving two vehicles in Attleboro.
BOSTON (AP) - Two men who used an old lobster boat to block a coal shipment to New England's largest coal-burning power plant say they plan to argue at trial that their actions were necessary because of the threat posed by climate change.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - FairPoint Communications workers in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont have known it had to come to an end. Terms of their Verizon contract had carried over when FairPoint purchased the company's land-based telephone operations and had been mostly unchanged for 10 years. Workers knew FairPoint, which is struggling to become profitable, would want to save money by reducing benefits.
GazetteUMass: If the Minutemen average 11,903 fans over the five remaining home games, theyâre free of risk of NCAA probation through 2015.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - The Boston Red Sox lost another game and may have lost second baseman Dustin Pedroia for a while.