A California woman was sentenced Tuesday to seven months in prison for paying bribes to rig her two daughters' college admissions exams and get one of them into Georgetown University as a fake tennis recruit.
A 37-year-old woman who flew from Los Angeles to Beijing last week before testing positive for coronavirus could reportedly face up to seven years in prison in China for allegedly hiding her symptoms.
The Boston Marathon has never been canceled outright since its first running in 1897, though there was a de facto cancellation in 1918, when the end of World War I and a global influenza pandemic prompted organizers to switch to a relay race format.
One of the jurors who convicted notorious crime boss James “Whitey” Bulger says she regrets her decision after learning that he was an unwitting participant in a covert CIA experiment with LSD.
Plymouth Rock and other landmarks were found vandalized Monday in a disturbing discovery as the city of Plymouth, Mass., gears up to celebrate the 400th anniversary of the pilgrims' arrival to the new world on the Mayflower.
Plymouth Rock, the traditional landmark site where Pilgrims disembarked from the Mayflower in 1620, has been tagged by vandals.
The last remaining African American candidate in a Democratic presidential field once defined by its diversity has ended his 2020 campaign.
A generous patron left a $5,000 tip for a waitress in a Massachusetts restaurant over the weekend.
Chipotle was hit with a $1.3 million fine over more than 13,000 child labor violations at its Massachusetts restaurants, the state's attorney general announced Monday.
Fire investigators in Massachusetts are hoping to help pull the plug on a new viral “challenge” that may be redefining the word “stupid.”
Michelle Carter was convicted of manslaughter for urging her suicidal boyfriend, 18-year-old Conrad Roy III, to kill himself in 2014.
An 11-year-old girl was found safe and a suspect has been arrested after an Amber Alert was issued Wednesday, Massachusetts State Police said.
A 6-year-old boy in Massachusetts is doing his part to help save animals affected by the devastating wildfires in Australia.
First responders in Massachusetts braved icy waters to rescue a dog that fell through an icy pond.
The victims says she was tricked by Milanovich into handing over large sums of cash along with household items, including towels and bedding, to battle the demon.
Authorities believe a mother killed her two young children and then herself in Boston on Christmas Day.
A woman and two young children have died after being found unconscious on a sidewalk near a Boston parking garage on Christmas Day.
The Freetown Police Department in Massachusetts put out a clever and humorous warning for anyone considering drinking and driving, that Santa is also watching.
"He sees you when you're speeding. He knows when you don't brake."
Knowing this would be JJ's first Christmas without his mom, the officers wanted to try and make it special.