Falling gasoline prices put a dent in the July inflation rate, which fell to 8.5% from 9.1% in June. But other costs such as housing continue to climb, putting a strain on many family budgets.
A jury on Tuesday acquitted a commercial truck driver of causing the deaths of seven motorcyclists in a horrific head-on collision in northern New Hampshire that exposed fatal flaws in the processing of license revocations across states.
Election results: Leora Levy wins GOP Senate primary; Erick Russell wins Democratic treasurer primaryResults from Connecticut's 2022 primary.
Invited to a primary debate at GBH, one of the Republican candidates for Massachusetts governor agreed to attend, and the other did not.
After the Berkshire DA determined police acted in self defense the night an officer killed Miguel Estrella, activists are calling for a civilian-led mental health crisis team. Others want better trained police and more clinicians working with police
The first televised debate in the Democratic Massachusetts state auditor primary got heated at times as the candidates sought to hold each other accountable for their respective voting histories and to differentiate their experience.
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The parents of commentator Madelaine Zadik only left Nazi Germany after her father had been in a concentration camp and her mother in prison. Zadik says she's finally beginning to understand why they waited as long as they did.
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Despite lawmakers' decision to scrap tax relief measures in the final days of the Massachusetts legislative session, taxpayers will likely get some money back.
Baker signed a new bond bill last week, but excluded a five-year prohibition on building prisons and jails, which the Legislature had signed off on.
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Berkshire District Attorney Andrea Harrington released evidence showing Miguel Estrella was in the midst of a mental health crisis, and advanced on officers with a knife. She said a gunshot residue analysis showed Estrella was within 7 feet of Officer Nicholas Sondrini when the officer fired two shots.
At any given moment, almost one in three women in the U.S. has bacterial vaginosis. Yet, for many, medicine does not have a good treatment. Now, scientists are trying something new: Take fluid from a happy vagina and put it in an unhappy one.
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Police say that in Facebook messages they've obtained, Jessica Burgess tells her 17-year-old daughter that she has abortion pills to end her 24-week pregnancy. They're both charged with felonies.