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4 hours ago

Mayor Walsh, 3 Challengers on Boston's Preliminary Ballot

Mayor Walsh, 3 Challengers on Boston's Preliminary Ballot

Voters participating in Boston's preliminary election will be narrowing the field of mayoral candidates from four down to two.

Monday, Sep 25, 2017 at 06:29 AM EDT

Legislative Panel to Hold Hearing on Aid in Dying Bills

Legislative Panel to Hold Hearing on Aid in Dying Bills

Massachusetts lawmakers are again considering the emotionally-charged question of physician-assisted death.

Monday, Sep 25, 2017 at 06:25 AM EDT

At Least 7 Children, 1 Adult Injured in Deck Collapse

At Least 7 Children, 1 Adult Injured in Deck Collapse

Officials say at least seven children and one adult were injured when a deck collapsed during a family cookout at a Massachusetts home.

5 hours ago

'Heartbroken': Community Reeling After Teacher Found Dead

'Heartbroken': Community Reeling After Teacher Found Dead

A Massachusetts school community is reeling after a second grade teacher was found dead inside her Revere home over the weekend.

Sunday, Sep 24, 2017 at 05:39 PM EDT

Boston Offers Financial Support to Recovering Drug Addicts

Boston Offers Financial Support to Recovering Drug Addicts

Boston is offering recovering drug addicts financial support to help with their housing, educational and employment needs. Democratic Mayor Marty Walsh says PAIR, or the Personal Advancement for Individuals...