Massachusetts

LAWRENCE, Mass | Faded mill city a fitting backdrop for Warren’s announcement

LAWRENCE, Mass. (AP) — When U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren officially jumps into the race for president, it won’t be from Cambridge, Massachusetts, her refined hometown where Harvard and MIT are located. She won’t do it from Boston, where presidential hopefuls have launched campaigns almost as often as the city’s sports teams have been winning championships. … Continue reading LAWRENCE, Mass | Faded mill city a fitting backdrop for Warren’s announcement

New York News: Postal Worker And Massachusetts Man Charged With Importing And Distributing Synthetic Cannabinoids

The Defendants Imported Large Quantities of Synthetic Cannabinoids from China and Supplied Retail Dealers throughout the United States New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, James P. O’Neill, the Commissioner of the New York City Police Department (“NYPD”), Ruth M. Mendonça, Acting Inspector-in-Charge of the … Continue reading New York News: Postal Worker And Massachusetts Man Charged With Importing And Distributing Synthetic Cannabinoids

New Fed Mortgage Expands Mortgage Lending Into Pennsylvania

  DANVERS, MASS./ FEBRUARY 06, 2019 (STL.News) Massachusetts based New Fed Mortgage Corp., a multi-state residential mortgage lender is pleased to announce their approval by the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities to lend in the state and is now able to serve the state of Pennsylvania with a wide array of mortgage programs. A … Continue reading New Fed Mortgage Expands Mortgage Lending Into Pennsylvania

WASHINGTON | 2020 Democratic primary field puts diversity in spotlight

WASHINGTON—January 23, 2019— The early days of the Democratic primary campaign are highlighting the party’s diversity as it seeks a nominee who can build a coalition to take on President Donald Trump. Of the more than half dozen Democrats who have either moved toward a campaign or declared their candidacy, four are women: Sens. Kirsten … Continue reading WASHINGTON | 2020 Democratic primary field puts diversity in spotlight

CAMBRIDGE, Mass | Sociologist and intellectual, Nathan Glazer, dead at 95

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. —January 19, 2019— Sociologist Nathan Glazer, who assisted on a classic study of conformity, “The Lonely Crowd,” and co-authored a groundbreaking document of non-conformity, “Beyond the Melting Pot,” has died. He was 95. Glazer’s daughter, Sarah Glazer, confirmed her father died at his home in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Glazer was among the last of … Continue reading CAMBRIDGE, Mass | Sociologist and intellectual, Nathan Glazer, dead at 95

BOSTON | Opioid crisis brings unwanted attention to wealthy family

BOSTON  —Jan 17, 2019— The nation’s deadly opioid crisis is bringing new and unwanted attention to the wealthy Sackler family and complicating its philanthropic legacy. The Sacklers own Purdue Pharma, the Connecticut-based maker of the powerful painkiller OxyContin, and the family name is on the walls at some of the world’s great museums and universities, … Continue reading BOSTON | Opioid crisis brings unwanted attention to wealthy family

AUSTIN, Texas | No timeline: O’Rourke not rushing 2020 decision despite buzz

AUSTIN, Texas— If the deep field of potential Democratic presidential contenders is on pins and needles as Beto O’Rourke decides his next move, it could be a long wait. The outgoing Texas congressman’s team says he has no timeline or roadmap for deciding if he’d like to parlay a surprisingly close loss to Republican Sen. … Continue reading AUSTIN, Texas | No timeline: O’Rourke not rushing 2020 decision despite buzz

TEMPLETON, Mass. | Truck crashes through home, misses sleeping woman

TEMPLETON, Mass. — A pickup truck has smashed through a home in Massachusetts, barely missing a woman who was asleep on her couch. Police say the crash happened around 11:30 a.m. Thursday in Templeton. Tracy Samuels, who was sleeping on the couch, says she heard a loud bang, woke up and said, “Why is there … Continue reading TEMPLETON, Mass. | Truck crashes through home, misses sleeping woman