LAWRENCE, Mass | Politicians say utility at center of explosions should close

LAWRENCE, Mass— Executives at the utility company responsible for September’s natural gas explosions and fires in…

PEABODY, Mass | Home where witch trials victim John Proctor lived for sale

PEABODY, Mass  — A house where a victim of the Salem witch trials once lived is…

LAWRENCE, Mass | Overpressurized lines caused deadly gas explosions, feds say

LAWRENCE, Mass. — Federal investigators are confirming overpressurized natural gas lines were the source of the…

CAMBRIDGE, Mass | Q&A: Harvard’s new president on challenges, ideals

CAMBRIDGE, Mass — Harvard University’s new president is taking over at a contentious time for the…

HOLYOKE, Mass | Warren plans to take a “hard look” at running for president

HOLYOKE, Mass  — U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren says she’ll take a “hard look at running for…

NANTUCKET, Mass | Fishing crew member charged with murder in attack at sea

NANTUCKET, Mass. — A member of a fishing boat crew attacked his fellow crew members at…

LAWRENCE, Mass. | Official: Pressure sensors focus of gas explosions probe

LAWRENCE, Mass. — The investigation into the Boston-area natural gas explosions is partially focused on pressure…

LAWRENCE, Mass. | Everyone wants answers: Mass., feds hunt for gas blast cause

LAWRENCE, Mass. — Investigators worked Friday to pinpoint the cause of a series of fiery natural…

NORTON, Mass. | Simpson’s late eagle gives him lead at TPC Boston

NORTON, Mass.— The putt is one that Webb Simpson never practices enough. He wasn’t sure it…

TRURO, Mass. | Swimmer suffers puncture wounds in shark attack on Cape Cod

TRURO, Mass. — A man swimming off Cape Cod has been attacked by a shark and…

SPRINGFIELD, Mass | Dog running on interstate can’t resist lure of stuffed teddy

SPRINGFIELD, Mass — A dog could not resist being lured away from a busy Massachusetts highway…

STOUGHTON, Mass | Morning surprise: Boa constrictor found under car hood

STOUGHTON, Mass — Woah, it’s a boa! One Massachusetts resident popped their car hood to check…

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. | Music festival to honor Charles Neville

SPRINGFIELD, Mass.— Charles Neville, the legendary saxophone player for the Neville Brothers, is being honored by…

OAK BLUFFS, Mass. | Photographer says Bill Murray harassed him at restaurant

OAK BLUFFS, Mass. — A photographer says actor Bill Murray slammed him against a door and…

CHESTERFIELD, Mass. | Van used by rock icons Aerosmith in ’70s found in the woods

CHESTERFIELD, Mass. — Long before Aerosmith filled stadiums with tens of thousands of fans, the band…

FOXBOROUGH, Mass | Patriots fan turns Tom Brady’s autograph into a tattoo

FOXBOROUGH, Mass— A young Connecticut woman didn’t want to ever lose the autograph she got from…

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. | Brady: ‘Ridiculous’ to link Edelman suspension, body coach

FOXBOROUGH, MA — Tom Brady says it’s “ridiculous” for anyone to suggest the drug-policy suspension of…

REVERE, Mass. | Massachusetts candy company plant abruptly closes

REVERE, Mass.  — The owner of a company that makes candies such as Necco wafers and…

CAMBRIDGE, Mass | Giant tech-inspired egg sculpture heading to Harvard

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — A giant egg-shaped sculpture that drew complaints from officials in a Silicon…

WRENTHAM, Mass | charged with robbing Gronkowski’s home arraigned

WRENTHAM, Mass. (AP) — One of three men charged in connection with a robbery at the…

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. | Woman who took sanctuary in church gets one-year reprieve

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A woman who took sanctuary in a Massachusetts church to avoid deportation…

FOXBOROUGH, Mass | Reports: Edelman headed for 4-game suspension

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Speaking for the first time at the Patriots’ minicamp, Tom Brady could…

METHUEN, Mass | Man climbs into Dunkin’ Donuts window, immediately leaves

METHUEN, Mass. (AP) — Perhaps they ran out of Boston Kremes. A man accused of climbing…

FOXBOROUGH, Mass | Matt Gaudet scores 4, Yale beats Duke 13-11 for NCAA title

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Jack Tigh scored 36 seconds into the game for his first of…

AMBRIDGE, Mass | The Latest: Trudeau touts Canada’s AI potential at MIT

AMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — The Latest on Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s visit to MIT (all…

WALTHAM, Mass | Celtics hope to put road woes aside vs. Cavs in Cleveland

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — Home-court advantage has proven to be a valuable commodity for the Celtics…

WALTHAM, Mass | Celtics’ Brown doubtful for Game 1 vs. 76ers

WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) — Boston Celtics guard Jaylen Brown is doubtful for Game 1 of the…

BEVERLY, Mass | Martha Stewart’s studio props up for auction

BEVERLY, Mass. (AP) — The pots and pans that once appeared on home decor and food…

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. | Mayor calls video of officer punching man ‘disturbing’

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. | April 16, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)   The mayor of a Massachusetts city is calling a video…

PITTSFIELD, Mass. | The Latest: George Lucas’ museum buys Rockwell masterpiece

PITTSFIELD, Mass. | April 11, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The Latest on the sale of a Massachusetts’…