Massachusetts

Future officer gets VIP tour

1 hour ago   |   Boston Herald

Cohasset resident Charlie Watkins, 3, gets a VIP tour of the Cohasset Police dept. after he was seen in a local paper with a sign that said he wanted to be a police officer...
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In this N.H. tax tussle, advantage Massachusetts 

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Call it “no taxation from a remote location.” That's the cry coming from New Hampshire over a Massachusetts policy that its governor apparently sees as reminiscent of an unfair...
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Throwback Thursday

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

A BIT ONE-SIDED: This isn't the only year when political debates are unusual. When this photo was taken on Oct. 22, 1970, Josiah Spaulding, left, faced off with an empty chair...
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Trial Court promises public dashboard to track mounting eviction filings as moratorium ends

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The Trial Court has promised a public-facing dashboard to provide transparency and track eviction filings as a temporary ban expires, creating a situation one critic likened to...
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U.S. Attorney Lelling joins police chiefs in combating rise in gun violence

12 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The criminal justice system's revolving door during the coronavirus pandemic and “anti-police rhetoric” has emboldened gun-toting criminals and led to an increase in crime...
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Ballot blunder as New Jersey sends mail-in voting form to Massachusetts watchdog

13 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

In the latest ballot blunder, New Jersey is asking anyone who received a mail-in voting form who no longer lives in the Garden State to simply “rip it up.” “That's nuts,” said...
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Ticker: Baker trying to avoid layoffs in budget talks; Lawsuit targets Maine pot licenses with Massachusetts, N.H. owners

14 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Gov. Charlie Baker's administration hopes to avoid government layoffs both this year and next year, the governor's top budget official told lawmakers Wednesday, describing...
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Who pays the bill for COVID-19 testing? Ben Has Your Back

Who pays the bill for COVID-19 testing? Ben Has Your Back

15 hours ago   |   WCVB

As COVID cases rise again in Massachusetts a lot of people might be finding themselves in need of a coronavirus test for the first time.
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Bitcoin red hot off news PayPal moving into cryptocurrency

15 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Bitcoin, the futuristic-sounding currency, is having a good week. The cryptocurrency jumped up as high as 8% Wednesday after PayPal announced consumers will soon be able to...
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COVID-19 daily positive test rate over 5%, Mass. delays town-by-town map update

COVID-19 daily positive test rate over 5%, Mass. delays town-by-town map update

15 hours ago   |   WCVB   |   2 articles

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has released the latest COVID-19 case numbers for the state.
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Record numbers are voting by mail. Here's when states can start processing...

Record numbers are voting by mail. Here's when states can start processing those ballots

In several critical battleground states, officials aren't allowed to start processing early ballots until on or just before Election Day. Read more ...

Rays hold off Dodgers 6-4 to even up World Series

Rays hold off Dodgers 6-4 to even up World Series

The Tampa Bay Rays and the Los Angeles Dodgers are tied after two following a Rays' win in Game 2 Wednesday Read more ...

Face to face: President Trump, former Vice President Biden to debate Thursday

Face to face: President Trump, former Vice President Biden to debate Thursday

President Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden are set to square off in their final debate Thursday, one of the last high-profile opportunities for the trailing incumbent... Read more ...

CDC redefines COVID-19 close contact, adds brief encounters

CDC redefines COVID-19 close contact, adds brief encounters

Health officials from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Wednesday redefined what counts as "close contact" with someone with COVID-19 to include briefer but... Read more ...

Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announces that Russia and...

Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announces that Russia and Iran are taking 'specific actions to influence public opinion relating to our elections'

Summary List Placement This story is breaking. Check back for updates. Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announced on Wednesday that Iran and Russia have "taken... Read more ...

2020 NH 1st District debate: Candidates deliver closing statements

2020 NH 1st District debate: Candidates deliver closing statements

Rep. Chris Pappas and his Republican challenger Matt Mowers give their closing statements. Read more ...

Dramatic video shows California police officer pulling woman from fiery crash

Dramatic video shows California police officer pulling woman from fiery crash

A police officer is seen on video pulling a woman from an overturned car that was engulfed in flames. Read more ...

5 questions we have ahead of Thursday's final Trump-Biden debate

5 questions we have ahead of Thursday's final Trump-Biden debate

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - President Donald Trump and his Democratic rival, Joe Biden, meet on the debate stage for the second and final time Thursday night in Tennessee. The 90-minute... Read more ...

Heavy rains causing flooding on roadways across Chicago area

Heavy rains causing flooding on roadways across Chicago area

CHICAGO - Heavy rain has flooded roadways across the Chicago area. Both directions of I-55 has flooding between Kedzie and Pulaski. Traffic only getting by in limited... Read more ...

Voter Websites In California And Florida Could Be Vulnerable To Hacks...

Voter Websites In California And Florida Could Be Vulnerable To Hacks, Report Finds

Cyber experts told the Department of Homeland Security in July that voter registration systems in California and Florida could be vulnerable to a hack, a closely-held report... Read more ...