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Showers, thunderstorms expected in Massachusetts Tuesday - MassLive.com

Showers, thunderstorms expected in Massachusetts Tuesday  MassLive.com

Expect Tuesday to be humid with showers and thunderstorms bringing rain across Massachusetts.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 9:31 am


Maine Episcopal Diocese consecrates first openly gay bishop - WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

Maine Episcopal Diocese consecrates first openly gay bishop  WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Episcopal Diocese of Maine has consecrated an openly gay bishop for the first time.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 5:35 am


CAIR-Massachusetts welcomes resignation of Islamophobic official - Sampan

CAIR-Massachusetts welcomes resignation of Islamophobic official  Sampan

BOSTON, MA, 6/24/2019) -- The Massachusetts chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MA) today welcomed the resignation of North.

Published on 25 June 2019 | 2:56 am


Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game | Massachusetts - WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

Winning numbers drawn in 'Numbers Evening' game | Massachusetts  WESTERNMASSNEWS.com

BRAINTREE, Mass. (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Massachusetts Lottery's "Numbers Evening" game were:

Published on 25 June 2019 | 12:13 am


Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave: Final Regulations, Updated Notices, and Educational Sessions - JD Supra

Massachusetts Paid Family and Medical Leave: Final Regulations, Updated Notices, and Educational Sessions  JD Supra

On June 18, 2019, the Massachusetts Department of Family and Medical Leave (DFML) issued final regulations regarding the Massachusetts Paid Family and ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 10:41 pm


Massachusetts café manager accused of assaulting worker with disabilities - Turn to 10

Massachusetts café manager accused of assaulting worker with disabilities  Turn to 10

The manager of a yet-to-open café in Middleborough is being held behind bars, charged with assaulting a worker with disabilities. Charles El-Helou, 53, ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:59 pm


Massachusetts lawmakers expect 2020 budget to be late - MassLive.com

Massachusetts lawmakers expect 2020 budget to be late  MassLive.com

Although the 2020 fiscal year begins July 1, lawmakers do not expect to have a state budget in place by then.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:14 pm


The wicked-awesome tech behind Massachusetts' digital transformation - SiliconANGLE News

The wicked-awesome tech behind Massachusetts' digital transformation  SiliconANGLE News

State government isn't always the first place to seek out innovative ideas in the era of digital information technology. Dragged down by legacy systems and ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:00 pm


Jack Connors: Richie Neal is a 'game-changer' for Massachusetts - GazetteNET

Jack Connors: Richie Neal is a 'game-changer' for Massachusetts  GazetteNET

Life is always better when Massachusetts members of Congress are in the leadership, and no one since the days of Ted Kennedy and Tip O'Neill has done ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 8:23 pm


Massachusetts State Police overtime abuse scandal: Retired trooper Paul Cesan sentenced to 1 day in prison - MassLive.com

Massachusetts State Police overtime abuse scandal: Retired trooper Paul Cesan sentenced to 1 day in prison  MassLive.com

Retired Massachusetts State Police Trooper Paul Cesan was sentenced to one day in prison in a Boston federal court Monday, in connection with the agency's ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:53 pm


Massachusetts Solar Company Turns 20 - AltEnergyMag

Massachusetts Solar Company Turns 20  AltEnergyMag

altE Store, a Boxborough-based distributor of solar energy products and systems, turned 20 years old this May.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:52 pm


Massachusetts couple alleges homebuilder's shoddy work led to presence of mold - Southeast Texas Record

Massachusetts couple alleges homebuilder's shoddy work led to presence of mold  Southeast Texas Record

GALVESTON — A Massachusetts couple is suing a homebuilder, alleging his negligence in in the construction process led to the presence of mold on the ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:46 pm


These Massachusetts Student Journalists Exposed Their High School’s Use of Prison Labor - TeenVogue.com

These Massachusetts Student Journalists Exposed Their High School’s Use of Prison Labor  TeenVogue.com

In January, at his high school's chorus fundraiser, 17-year-old Spencer Cliche overheard a chat between a parent and a “trusted faculty member.” (As a student ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:43 pm


Body of Fisherman Found in Quaboag River in West Brookfield - U.S. News & World Report

Body of Fisherman Found in Quaboag River in West Brookfield  U.S. News & World Report

WEST BROOKFIELD, Mass. (AP) — The body of a fisherman who apparently drowned has been pulled from a Massachusetts river.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 7:10 pm


Bill Would Test Universal Basic Income In Massachusetts - Woburn, MA Patch

Bill Would Test Universal Basic Income In Massachusetts  Woburn, MA Patch

Bill Would Test Universal Basic Income In MA - Woburn, MA - The long-shot legislation would fund a pilot program to give $1000 a month to 100 Massachusetts ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 6:54 pm


There have been 4 fatal motorcycle crashes in Massachusetts since Saturday - Boston.com

There have been 4 fatal motorcycle crashes in Massachusetts since Saturday  Boston.com

Four motorcyclists have been killed in four separate crashes in Massachusetts since Saturday evening, according to local authorities. The fatalities followed ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 6:49 pm


Price of a gallon of gas in Massachusetts down 3 cents - New Haven Register

Price of a gallon of gas in Massachusetts down 3 cents  New Haven Register

BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts gas prices continue to drop. AAA Northeast said Monday that the average cost of a gallon of self-serve, regular has fallen to ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 6:12 pm


Westfield Transport, Massachusetts company involved in New Hampshire crash that killed 7, has history of violations, federal records show - MassLive.com

Westfield Transport, Massachusetts company involved in New Hampshire crash that killed 7, has history of violations, federal records show  MassLive.com

Federal records indicate a Massachusetts company that employs a driver who was behind the wheel in a devastating crash in New Hampshire, which left seven ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 5:49 pm


Massachusetts energy secretary engaged in Enbridge facility review while negotiating job with project's consultant - NationofChange

Massachusetts energy secretary engaged in Enbridge facility review while negotiating job with project's consultant  NationofChange

While still in office, Massachusetts' former energy and environmental secretary Matthew Beaton, who recently left his post for the private sector, took part in ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 5:05 pm


ESSA Forces Uncomfortable Conversations in Massachusetts Over School Spending - Education Week

ESSA Forces Uncomfortable Conversations in Massachusetts Over School Spending  Education Week

Several Massachusetts superintendents are spending more money on schools that enroll mostly wealthy students than they are on schools that educate mostly ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 4:41 pm


Motorcycle safety and helmet laws in Mass. - WWLP.com

Motorcycle safety and helmet laws in Mass.  WWLP.com

With the recent deadly motorcycle accident in New Hampshire, there are safety precautions motorcyclists can take, like wearing a helmet, to help prevent a ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 4:27 pm


$2.6B Encore Boston Harbor Opens in Massachusetts, First Domestic Wynn Resorts Casino Not in Las... - Casino.Org News

$2.6B Encore Boston Harbor Opens in Massachusetts, First Domestic Wynn Resorts Casino Not in Las...  Casino.Org News

The $2.6 billion Encore Boston Harbor is officially open for business after a more than seven-year tumultuous process of bringing the casino to realization.

Published on 24 June 2019 | 3:06 pm


Massachusetts Neighbors Send Hateful Letter To Dad Of Autistic Kid, Tell Him To Get Rid Of Son’s Toys - The Inquisitr News

Massachusetts Neighbors Send Hateful Letter To Dad Of Autistic Kid, Tell Him To Get Rid Of Son’s Toys  The Inquisitr News

The father of an autistic boy says that his Milton, Massachusetts, neighbors sent him a hateful letter demanding that he get rid of the “dumper [sic] diving ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 1:57 pm


Judge Talwani Blocks Immigration Enforcement in Massachusetts Courthouses - Immigration Blog

Judge Talwani Blocks Immigration Enforcement in Massachusetts Courthouses  Immigration Blog

In a June 5, 2019, post, I discussed the case of Ryan vs. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, in which state prosecutors in Massachusetts joined with ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 1:16 pm


The New England town reinvented as a tourist hotspot - CNN

The New England town reinvented as a tourist hotspot  CNN

North Adams, nestled in the Berkshires of Massachusetts, is taking its place as tourist hotspot with great food and artsy culture. Find out all the things you can do ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 1:03 pm


Nursing Home Operator In Massachusetts Closes Multiple Skilled-Nursing Institutions, Citing High Costs, Inadequate Staffing - Kaiser Health News

Nursing Home Operator In Massachusetts Closes Multiple Skilled-Nursing Institutions, Citing High Costs, Inadequate Staffing  Kaiser Health News

The closings continue a trend for the state that has lost 30 nursing homes in the past 18 months. The attorney general is investigating the recent closings that are ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 12:55 pm


CannAmerica signs LOI to distribute licensed products in Massachusetts - Yahoo Finance

CannAmerica signs LOI to distribute licensed products in Massachusetts  Yahoo Finance

VANCOUVER, June 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - CANNAMERICA BRANDS CORP. ("CANA" or the "Company") (CANA.CN) (CNNXF) is pleased to announce that ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 11:00 am


Bill would test idea of universal basic income in Massachusetts - MassLive.com

Bill would test idea of universal basic income in Massachusetts  MassLive.com

A bill under consideration at the Massachusetts Statehouse is aimed at testing the idea of a universal basic income. The long-shot bill would create a pilot ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 10:39 am


How LGBTQ+ Youth Gained Protection In Massachusetts - WBUR

How LGBTQ+ Youth Gained Protection In Massachusetts  WBUR

Starting as a governor's commission in 1992, the Commission on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning Youth today supports queer ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 9:00 am


Judith Lorei: Green Burial Massachusetts building database - GazetteNET

Judith Lorei: Green Burial Massachusetts building database  GazetteNET

The Gazette's June 10 editorial (“Composting of human remains worth consideration”) raises the issue of human composting as a practice that Massachusetts ...

Published on 24 June 2019 | 1:39 am


Police investigate Massachusetts biker death in Maine crash - Boston Herald

Police investigate Massachusetts biker death in Maine crash  Boston Herald

WATERBORO, Maine (AP) — Police in Maine are investigating a crash between a motorcycle and a sport utility vehicle that resulted in the death of the ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 10:58 pm


Massachusetts Bill Would Test The Idea Of Universal Basic Income - CBS Boston

Massachusetts Bill Would Test The Idea Of Universal Basic Income  CBS Boston

BOSTON (AP) — A bill under consideration at the Massachusetts Statehouse is aimed at testing the idea of a universal basic income. The long-shot bill would ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 8:38 pm


Massachusetts couple Jo-Ann and Edward Corr among 7 killed in New Hampshire motorcycle crash - MassLive.com

Massachusetts couple Jo-Ann and Edward Corr among 7 killed in New Hampshire motorcycle crash  MassLive.com

A husband and wife from Lakeville, Massachusetts, four New Hampshire residents and a Rhode Island man were identified as the victims of the horrific crash ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 7:48 pm


Eleven local women earn state designation of Unsung Heroines of Massachusetts - Milford Daily News

Eleven local women earn state designation of Unsung Heroines of Massachusetts  Milford Daily News

If you didn't leave there motivated, you weren't paying attention, because these women were phenomenal,” 2019 Unsung Heroine and Bellingham resident ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 6:52 pm


WIN: Massachusetts Planned Parenthood inexplicably closes for good - Live Action News

WIN: Massachusetts Planned Parenthood inexplicably closes for good  Live Action News

As the state of Massachusetts debates the “ROE Act,” an abortion bill that would remove protections for abortion survivors, the Planned Parenthood League of ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 6:31 pm


Keller @ Large: State Of Taxes In Massachusetts - CBS Boston

Keller @ Large: State Of Taxes In Massachusetts  CBS Boston

Eileen McAnneny, president of the Massachusetts Taxpayers Foundation, joined WBZ-TV political analyst Jon Keller. 10 hours ago ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 6:02 pm


This Massachusetts man waited 17 hours to be the first guest inside Encore Boston Harbor - MassLive.com

This Massachusetts man waited 17 hours to be the first guest inside Encore Boston Harbor  MassLive.com

Thousands of guests lined up early to get inside Encore Boston Harbor Sunday, but few showed the tenacity of Glenn Reynolds who parked himself on the ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 4:25 pm


LaCroix is technically illegal in Massachusetts - WPXI Pittsburgh

LaCroix is technically illegal in Massachusetts  WPXI Pittsburgh

According to Today.com, LaCroix is still being sold in Massachusetts but it is technically illegal because of issues related to the inspection of sparkling water ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 12:03 pm


Massachusetts real estate transactions for Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin counties: June 23, 2019 edition - MassLive.com

Massachusetts real estate transactions for Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin counties: June 23, 2019 edition  MassLive.com

Agawam. Aleksandr V. Radionov and Yekaterina K. Radionova to Laura R. Butman, 241 Meadow St., $185,000. Douglas H. Dreyer and Donna M. Dreyer to ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 10:21 am


Massachusetts resident ends up in Bay State jail on 6-year-old NH marijuana charge - The Union Leader

Massachusetts resident ends up in Bay State jail on 6-year-old NH marijuana charge  The Union Leader

Robert Hitchcock Simpson thought he saw the last of New Hampshire when he moved to Gloucester, Mass., six years ago.

Published on 23 June 2019 | 4:00 am


2 Of 7 Motorcyclists Killed In Randolph, NH Crash Were From Massachusetts - CBS Boston

2 Of 7 Motorcyclists Killed In Randolph, NH Crash Were From Massachusetts  CBS Boston

RANDOLPH, N.H. (CBS) – Two of the seven people killed in a horrific crash of motorcycles in northern New Hampshire were from Massachusetts, according to a ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 3:14 am


Photos: Photos: Wachusett captures Massachusetts D1 Softball Championship - Worcester Telegram

Photos: Photos: Wachusett captures Massachusetts D1 Softball Championship  Worcester Telegram

WORCESTER - Wachusett's Abbygail Simes raises her arms as she is congratulated by teammates, after blasting a game-tying homerun in the sixth inning, ...

Published on 23 June 2019 | 2:12 am


10 from Southeastern MA to vie for Miss Massachusetts title - SouthCoastToday.com

10 from Southeastern MA to vie for Miss Massachusetts title  SouthCoastToday.com

WORCESTER — Ten young women from Southeastern Massachusetts, half of them with SouthCoast ties, are among the 20 contestants competing in the 80th ...

Published on 22 June 2019 | 2:48 am


Georgia marijuana company Surterra acquires NETA of Massachusetts - Boston Herald

Georgia marijuana company Surterra acquires NETA of Massachusetts  Boston Herald

Atlanta-based Surterra Wellness has closed on its acquisition of New England Treatment Access, which operates two marijuana shops and a cultivation facility ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 8:34 pm


Centro: Puerto Rican Festival of Massachusetts 2019 - CBS Boston

Centro: Puerto Rican Festival of Massachusetts 2019  CBS Boston

July 22, 2019. This week marks the beginning of our yearly special coverage of some of the biggest Latino summer festivals in all of New England! On this ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 8:12 pm


Massachusetts Joins Lawsuit To Stop $26.5 Billion Sprint, T-Mobile Deal - CBS Boston

Massachusetts Joins Lawsuit To Stop $26.5 Billion Sprint, T-Mobile Deal  CBS Boston

NEW YORK (AP) — Hawaii, Massachusetts, Minnesota and Nevada are joining the legal fight against T-Mobile's $26.5 billion bid for Sprint in a case that ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 6:25 pm


Massachusetts Regulators Get Tough on LaCroix - Reason

Massachusetts Regulators Get Tough on LaCroix  Reason

LaCroix's parent company failed to get the special permission slip required by Massachusetts regulators.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 5:00 pm


Massachusetts down 4,000 private sector jobs as unemployment ticks up - MassLive.com

Massachusetts down 4,000 private sector jobs as unemployment ticks up  MassLive.com

Statewide, the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped five-tenths of a percentage point from May 2018 to May 2019.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 2:49 pm


June scratch ticket winnings in Massachusetts eclipse $25 million with six more winners - MassLive.com

June scratch ticket winnings in Massachusetts eclipse $25 million with six more winners  MassLive.com

The Massachusetts Lottery has announced about $1 million in winnings a day this June.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 2:30 pm


Rain expected to clear out as warm weather arrives in Massachusetts for summer's first official weekend - MassLive.com

Rain expected to clear out as warm weather arrives in Massachusetts for summer's first official weekend  MassLive.com

Massachusetts will enjoy some warm weather during the first weekend of summer, according to the National Weather *Service*.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 11:35 am


Federal Judge Blocks ICE From Arresting Anyone In Massachusetts Courthouses - HuffPost

Federal Judge Blocks ICE From Arresting Anyone In Massachusetts Courthouses  HuffPost

A federal judge in Massachusetts on Thursday blocked U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement from arresting anyone inside state courthouses after ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 10:17 am


Red tide shuts down shellfishing in several Massachusetts towns - WCVB Boston

Red tide shuts down shellfishing in several Massachusetts towns  WCVB Boston

The shellfish from beds in multiple locations tested positive for paralytic shellfish poison toxin, also known as red tide.

Published on 21 June 2019 | 1:23 am


State Legislators Considering Codifying Legal Abortion in Massachusetts — The Heights - The Heights

State Legislators Considering Codifying Legal Abortion in Massachusetts — The Heights  The Heights

A bill is winding its way through the Massachusetts legislature which, if passed, would codify Roe v. Wade into law, making abortion legal in Massachusetts ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 12:41 am


Former Massachusetts State Police trooper Gary Herman sentenced in OT scandal - Boston Herald

Former Massachusetts State Police trooper Gary Herman sentenced in OT scandal  Boston Herald

A former state trooper who pleaded guilty to embezzling thousands of dollars in an overtime scandal received a sentence Thursday of one day in prison, ...

Published on 21 June 2019 | 12:06 am


Technically, LaCroix's illegal in Massachusetts. Here's why - The Boston Globe

Technically, LaCroix's illegal in Massachusetts. Here's why  The Boston Globe

Its delicate flavors and retro-design bottles made LaCroix sparkling water an unlikely symbol of the Millenial generation. But LaCroix has lost a bit of its fizzle ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 11:31 pm


Federal judge blocks ICE from making civil arrests at Massachusetts courthouses - USA TODAY

Federal judge blocks ICE from making civil arrests at Massachusetts courthouses  USA TODAY

A federal judge in Boston has blocked immigration officials from making civil arrests of people visiting Massachusetts courthouses.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 11:09 pm


Massachusetts film producer drowns while filming political ad in Montana - Boston Herald

Massachusetts film producer drowns while filming political ad in Montana  Boston Herald

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A film producer from Massachusetts accidentally drowned this week while scuba diving in a Montana lake during a video shoot for a ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 9:02 pm


Massachusetts will resume using breathalyzer tests after state lab accredited - MassLive.com

Massachusetts will resume using breathalyzer tests after state lab accredited  MassLive.com

Massachusetts is planning to resume using breathalyzer tests as evidence in drunk driving cases, after the state's Office of Alcohol Testing received national ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 8:34 pm


LaCroix is technically illegal in Massachusetts — here's why - TODAY

LaCroix is technically illegal in Massachusetts — here's why  TODAY

In a quest to find out its ingredients, Consumer Reports found out LaCroix sparkling water should not be sold in Massachusetts.

Published on 20 June 2019 | 5:11 pm


On average, Massachusetts residents need to make $33.81 an hour to afford fair market rent, report says - MassLive.com

On average, Massachusetts residents need to make $33.81 an hour to afford fair market rent, report says  MassLive.com

The average Massachusetts resident would need to make $33.81 an hour to afford a two-bedroom rental residence at the fair market rent, according to a new ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 4:16 pm


Massachusetts mother in house of horrors case found not guilty of murder; convicted of assault on child, animal abuse - FOX61 Hartford

Massachusetts mother in house of horrors case found not guilty of murder; convicted of assault on child, animal abuse  FOX61 Hartford

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts woman who lived in a squalid, vermin-infested home where authorities found the remains of three babies was ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 3:56 pm


A Holliston startup wants fuel cell vehicles across Massachusetts - Worcester Business Journal

A Holliston startup wants fuel cell vehicles across Massachusetts  Worcester Business Journal

A certain fuel can power vehicles without the harmful emissions of gasoline or diesel, and with a longer range and far quicker fill-up time than battery-powered ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 7:00 am


On the fly: Massachusetts' marijuana businesses and regulators are adapting to the slow rollout of the industry - Worcester Business Journal

On the fly: Massachusetts' marijuana businesses and regulators are adapting to the slow rollout of the industry  Worcester Business Journal

Beth Waterfall, executive director of trade group Elevate Northeast, said the marijuana industry has a lot of potential to grow in Massachusetts. According to ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Natick Teen Inspires Gender Identity Bill In Massachusetts - CBS Boston

Natick Teen Inspires Gender Identity Bill In Massachusetts  CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – The Gender Identity Bill passed the Senate this spring and is now waiting for consideration in the House. If passed it would allow someone to ...

Published on 20 June 2019 | 3:31 am


Man accused of voting in Massachusetts and New Hampshire - Boston Herald

Man accused of voting in Massachusetts and New Hampshire  Boston Herald

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man has been accused of voting in the state and in Massachusetts during the November 2016 general election.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 9:57 pm


Restrictive Massachusetts guidelines on selling CBD products worry hemp farmers - MassLive.com

Restrictive Massachusetts guidelines on selling CBD products worry hemp farmers  MassLive.com

The state agency charged with regulating agriculture put out new guidelines that could severely limit the size of the state's hemp market by banning the sale of ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 9:48 pm


Technically, LaCroix Shouldn't Be Sold in Massachusetts - Food & Wine

Technically, LaCroix Shouldn't Be Sold in Massachusetts  Food & Wine

Consumer Reports found the beloved and beleaguered brand hadn't filed the proper paperwork required by the state.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 5:57 pm


World’s largest indoor go-kart complex opens in Massachusetts - Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

World’s largest indoor go-kart complex opens in Massachusetts  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

WRENTHAM, MASS. (WHDH) - Massachusetts is now home to the world's largest indoor go-kart track. Supercharged Entertainment opened for business ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 3:00 pm


Accused child rapist added to Massachusetts State Police Most Wanted list - WCVB Boston

Accused child rapist added to Massachusetts State Police Most Wanted list  WCVB Boston

Massachusetts State Police added an accused child rapist to the department's Most Wanted list.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 2:53 pm


$1.5 Million Homes in Texas, Massachusetts and Oregon - The New York Times

$1.5 Million Homes in Texas, Massachusetts and Oregon  The New York Times

A creek-side home in Dallas, an 1872 Victorian in Salem and a Craftsman-style house in the Willamette Valley.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 1:03 pm


Massachusetts baby bitten by 5-foot snake in kitchen - WGME

Massachusetts baby bitten by 5-foot snake in kitchen  WGME

MEDFORD, Mass. (AP) -- A Massachusetts woman whose 9-month-old son was bitten by a 5-foot long snake that slithered into the family's kitchen says the boy ...

Published on 19 June 2019 | 12:11 pm


Massachusetts lawmakers ask Gov. Charlie Baker to let transgender troops serve in National Guard - MassLive.com

Massachusetts lawmakers ask Gov. Charlie Baker to let transgender troops serve in National Guard  MassLive.com

President Donald Trump has banned transgender troops from serving in the U.S. military, but some states are defying the bans in their National Guards.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 10:16 am


Tipped workers call for equal minimum wage in Massachusetts - WCVB Boston

Tipped workers call for equal minimum wage in Massachusetts  WCVB Boston

Advocates say an equal minimum wage would help workers' financial stability and reduce their exposure to harassment.

Published on 19 June 2019 | 1:25 am


Human remains found behind newly purchased Massachusetts home - Fox News

Human remains found behind newly purchased Massachusetts home  Fox News

A Massachusetts contractor preparing a newly purchased home for its owner's move-in day next month has discovered a set of human remains in its backyard.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 6:42 pm


Jailing people for probation and parole violations: How is Massachusetts doing? - MassLive.com

Jailing people for probation and parole violations: How is Massachusetts doing?  MassLive.com

New Massachusetts data shows that only 10% of prison admissions in 2017 were due to parole or probation violations, a lower rate than in most of the country.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 6:01 pm


Looking to rent an apartment in Massachusetts? You might need more than one job - The Boston Globe

Looking to rent an apartment in Massachusetts? You might need more than one job  The Boston Globe

To afford rent on a typical two-bedroom apartment in Massachusetts, you need to earn almost three times the state's $12-an-hour minimum wage, according to a ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 5:03 pm


Is ROE Act Infanticide? Pointed Exchange During Marathon Hearing on Massachusetts Abortion Bill | NewBostonPost - NewBostonPost

Is ROE Act Infanticide? Pointed Exchange During Marathon Hearing on Massachusetts Abortion Bill | NewBostonPost  NewBostonPost

Editor's Note: The following is a transcript of an exchange about whether the proposed ROE Act abortion expansion bill in the Massachusetts Legislature would ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 11:20 am


Massachusetts gas prices continue to fall - Boston Herald

Massachusetts gas prices continue to fall  Boston Herald

BOSTON (AP) — The cost of gasoline in Massachusetts is bucking historical trends and dropping as the summer driving season gets underway.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 11:08 am


Five-foot Snake Invades Massachusetts Kitchen, Bites Baby: Mother 'Still in Shock' But Child 'Totally Unfazed' - Newsweek

Five-foot Snake Invades Massachusetts Kitchen, Bites Baby: Mother 'Still in Shock' But Child 'Totally Unfazed'  Newsweek

A Massachusetts mother was horrified Saturday when a five-foot-long milk snake slithered into her Medford home and bit her infant son. Jenna Lees-Rolfe ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 10:46 am


Bill calls for moratorium on MCAS as Massachusetts graduation requirement - MassLive.com

Bill calls for moratorium on MCAS as Massachusetts graduation requirement  MassLive.com

Educators and advocates on Monday urged lawmakers to press the pause button on the use of the state's standardized test program as a graduation ...

Published on 18 June 2019 | 9:41 am


Massachusetts diver drowns in Montana lake while filming video for prospective Senate candidate - WCVB Boston

Massachusetts diver drowns in Montana lake while filming video for prospective Senate candidate  WCVB Boston

The 40-year-old was shooting a promotional video for a prospective political candidate at the time of the accident.

Published on 18 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Heated debate as Massachusetts lawmakers consider expanding abortion access - MassLive.com

Heated debate as Massachusetts lawmakers consider expanding abortion access  MassLive.com

BOSTON — Outside the Massachusetts Statehouse on Monday, rally attendees leveled charges of infanticide against those who support expanding abortion ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 7:26 pm


Massachusetts legislators denounce infanticide charge ahead of Roe Act hearing - Boston Herald

Massachusetts legislators denounce infanticide charge ahead of Roe Act hearing  Boston Herald

In a press conference ahead of the anticipated hearing on a bill to expand abortion access, Speaker Pro Tempore Patricia Haddad denounced accusations of ...

Published on 17 June 2019 | 6:33 pm


Massachusetts Lawmakers to Consider Cutting Abortion Restrictions - The Wall Street Journal

Massachusetts Lawmakers to Consider Cutting Abortion Restrictions  The Wall Street Journal

Abortion will take center stage at the Massachusetts State House on Monday, with lawmakers in both houses scheduled to hear a proposal to decriminalize the ...

Published on 16 June 2019 | 11:47 pm


‘Medicare for All’ plan faces steep hurdles in Massachusetts - Boston Herald

‘Medicare for All’ plan faces steep hurdles in Massachusetts  Boston Herald

BOSTON (AP) — Whether it's called "single payer," ''Medicare for All," or something else, the concept of a universal government-run health care system has ...

Published on 15 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts Is The Best State To Live, New Report Says - Boston, MA Patch

Massachusetts Is The Best State To Live, New Report Says  Boston, MA Patch

Massachusetts Is The Best State To Live: Report - Boston, MA - Despite a terrible showing in one category, the Bay State outperformed all other states in a new ...

Published on 14 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts, the land of the free (stuff) - Boston Herald

Massachusetts, the land of the free (stuff)  Boston Herald

So Massachusetts is now the most desirable resort destination in the Union for illegal freeloading foreigners, at least according to one new survey. The attraction ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts hiring investigators to travel to and inspect marijuana businesses for up to $80K a year - MassLive.com

Massachusetts hiring investigators to travel to and inspect marijuana businesses for up to $80K a year  MassLive.com

The Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission is seeking investigators to ensure the retail locations, product manufacturers and cultivation centers across ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Uber, Lyft use skyrocketing in Massachusetts - The Boston Globe

Uber, Lyft use skyrocketing in Massachusetts  The Boston Globe

Ride-hailing companies completed 81.3 million rides in Massachusetts during 2018 — a whopping 25 percent increase from the previous year, according to a ...

Published on 13 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts illegal immigrant population spikes, increase since ’07 leads nation - Boston Herald

Massachusetts illegal immigrant population spikes, increase since ’07 leads nation  Boston Herald

The illegal migrant population grew more in Massachusetts than any other state from 2007 to 2017 — a 60000 spike that costs Massachusetts taxpayers and ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts lawmakers advance 'millionaire tax' amendment - Associated Press

Massachusetts lawmakers advance 'millionaire tax' amendment  Associated Press

BOSTON (AP) — The Legislature advanced a constitutional amendment Wednesday calling for an additional tax on the state's highest earners, while skirting ...

Published on 12 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Adult-use marijuana sales in Massachusetts approach $140 million - Boston.com

Adult-use marijuana sales in Massachusetts approach $140 million  Boston.com

DENVER (AP) — Sales of adult-use marijuana in Massachusetts have reached nearly $140 million through the end of May. Marijuana Business Daily reports ...

Published on 11 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Connecticut’s losses are Massachusetts’s gains - The Boston Globe

Connecticut’s losses are Massachusetts’s gains  The Boston Globe

This past weekend's surprise marriage of Raytheon Co. and United Technologies Corp. could create the second largest company headquartered in ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Medical errors prevalent and costly, new survey of Massachusetts residents shows - The Boston Globe

Medical errors prevalent and costly, new survey of Massachusetts residents shows  The Boston Globe

In Massachusetts, a state that prides itself on its top-quality health care, 20 percent of residents have experienced a recent medical error, and most of them said ...

Published on 10 June 2019 | 7:00 am


What you’ll find on the 38 stops along the Massachusetts Whale Trail - Boston.com

What you’ll find on the 38 stops along the Massachusetts Whale Trail  Boston.com

New England has a long history with whales. Centuries ago, Nantucket and New Bedford were known as the whaling capitals of the world. And, of course ...

Published on 7 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Cape Ann, Massachusetts: A charming alternative to Cape Cod with sandy beaches and fried clams - USA TODAY

Cape Ann, Massachusetts: A charming alternative to Cape Cod with sandy beaches and fried clams  USA TODAY

Just under an hour's drive from Boston, Cape Ann is a smaller version of Cape Cod, with the same sandy beaches, seaside eateries and colonial history.

Published on 3 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Massachusetts inches cautiously toward ‘cannabis cafes’ - Boston.com

Massachusetts inches cautiously toward ‘cannabis cafes’  Boston.com

BOSTON (AP) — If you're at least 21 in Massachusetts, you can legally buy recreational marijuana at more than a dozen stores that have opened over the past ...

Published on 1 June 2019 | 7:00 am


Why Massachusetts Is the Best Place to Work - Bloomberg

Why Massachusetts Is the Best Place to Work  Bloomberg

A new report ranks where U.S. college graduates can find the best jobs, and the best quality of life.

Published on 31 May 2019 | 7:00 am








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