Just one final step remains before a jury is seated in the federal death penalty trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
Efforts to catch families before they fall into homelessness would get a boost under a plan being pushed by Gov. Charlie Baker.
Massachusetts' all-Democratic congressional delegation is split over the decision of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to accept an invitation by House Republicans to address a session of Congress.
Six downtown Amherst bars have agreed to delay their opening time Saturday until the late afternoon.
Jesus Oquendo was arrested in 2012 when his DNA matched that in a rape kit from 1998.
Two Northampton massage businesses have been shut down by city code enforcement officials.
Governor Charlie Baker will speak in Northampton later this month.
Springfield's City Council will consider a resolution to support efforts to keep the Western Mass Correctional Alcohol Center in the city.
A group of protesters targeted the meat counter and the dairy section of Whole Foods Saturday.
Holyoke's competitive advantage in the post-carbon economy will be the topic of a talk tonight at the Green High Performance Computing Center.
The chairman of Northampton's former Board of Public Works has resigned from the group.
Western Mass state reps will hold two out of three top slots on the powerful House Ways and Means Committee.
A man who offered "Tantric Massage" from an Easthampton beauty parlor faces prostitution charges.
A Chicopee man is headed to prison after stealing a thousand dollars worth of quarters and crashing his car.
A 19-year-old woman is dead after a multi-vehicle crash on the MassPike in West Springfield.
A UMass senior has filed a civil rights lawsuit against Amherst police who arrested him at last year's Blarney Blowout.
A taxpayer watchdog group says Massachusetts could be facing a budget shortfall of up to $1.5 billion, nearly double previous estimates.
The search for a new UMass President officially begins this week with a search committee meeting in Boston.
A 24-year-old woman is dead after a single-car crash in Bernardston.
Outdoor construction of the Nashawannuck Pond boardwalk in Easthampton continues throughout the winter.