Federal safety regulators say a piece of machinery that killed a Yale University student lacked required safeguards.
Adoption lawyers and agencies in New York say they’re getting ready for a baby boom as same-sex couples emboldened by the state’s new gay marriage law take the next step and try to adopt children.
While the sale of fireworks is illegal in New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts and Delaware, beaches and backyards in those states and others could be more explosive than ever this year.
Thousands of unionized public workers protested outside the Statehouse against legislation that would require a half-million government employees to make sharply higher health care and pension contributions.
Volunteers were loading up a Red Cross truck in Mineola as they prepare to travel to Springfield, Massachusetts to help the victims of the tornado.
A massive storm that prompted a tornado watch throughout the Tri-state area Wednesday, slammed into Massachusetts, spawning at least two late-afternoon tornadoes.
There are two real estate listings you should know about, but they’re not the average homes for sale.
Thousands of pieces of evidence were released Thursday in the case of the so-called Craigslist Killer, including the words of the accused killer himself – evidence that prosecutors say would have guaranteed his conviction.
The EPA issued a statement saying “these detections were expected and the levels detected are far below levels of public-health concern.”
A New York man is set to go on trial in the 2009 fatal shooting of a Cambridge man inside a Harvard dormitory.
A Federal Aviation Administration spokesman says the single-engine Cessna U206G had departed from Keene, N.H. before crashing in Leverett.
Supporters of the 9/11 health bill feel they need just one more vote for the measure to pass in the U.S. Senate.
Authorities in New York have arrested a prominent youth basketball coach who is accused of sexually assaulting a player in Massachusetts three decades ago, then failing to show up for his arraignment last week.
The Pace University football team paid tribute to Danroy Henry by being lead out to the field by a bag piper. The team also wore black wristbands with Henry’s number on them.
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was in a two-car accident near his home on Thursday morning but was unhurt and attended a walk-through practice later in the day.