Not only do IUDs prevent pregnancy, they may lower the risk of ovarian cancer in the women who use them.
A massage therapist at Tai Chi Acupuncture & Wellness Center in North Reading has been accused of assaulting a client. Police fear there may be more victims.
A firefighter in Haverhill was injured Thursday morning responding to a fire caused by a downed power line.
It was one of many trees across Massachusetts toppled by a record-setting October storm.
Amazon is taking over a vacant space in Revere once occupied by the Necco candy company.
While the equation may be that simple for a football team, it's obviously a bit more complex for the player involved. And when that player is 38 years old with a family of seven children, getting...
The poll reports that 73% of Bay State voters approve of the job Baker is doing.
New York Jets linebacker C.J. Mosley says he will play Monday night against the New England Patriots barring any setbacks at practice this week.
An accountant has been convicted by a federal grand jury of conspiring with a former state senator to defraud the IRS.
Boston police have arrested one underage suspect in connection with repeated assaults and robberies police have been investigating in Jamaica Plain.
More than 200,000 customers lost electricity across Massachusetts early Thursday morning after strong wind and heavy rain brought down power lines and trees overnight.
Another Massachusetts Friendly's is going out of business.
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker has announced a new program to help municipalities bolster their cybersecurity.
Prosecutors say a man who fled Massachusetts 16 years ago and was arrested in Maine this summer will be arraigned in connection with a pair of unsolved rapes from the 1990s.
Stephen Colbert is staying on CBS for years to come.
A former Massachusetts high school math teacher has been sentenced on federal child pornography charges.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has announced a new program to help ease child care costs in the city.
WWE's second talent draft locks in rosters, assigning Becky Lynch and Seth Rollins to RAW, and Roman Reigns and Brock Lesnar to SmackDown.
Two cruise ships made their way into Ipswich Bay to wait out the weather off the coast of Gloucester Thursday.
Tom Brady may be down one weapon when he and the Patriots take the field on Monday night against the Jets.
Boston recorded a peak wind gust of 70 mph during the historically strong October storm.
Here are the top 15, according to the National Weather Service.
A tractor-trailer overturned after hitting some power lines in Ashland Thursday morning, trapping the driver inside until the power could be shut off.
The government agency’s Climate Prediction Center released its latest winter outlook on Thursday.
The Rams appear determined to tie their own hand behind their back while competing in the NFL. It is a bold strategy.
Emergency crews were busy throughout the night as reports of fallen trees came fast.
A man has been sentenced to at least 47 ½ years in prison for killing a woman last year in Exeter, New Hampshire.
Stephen King and Bangor go way back.
Thousands of homes and businesses lost power in the overnight storm in Falmouth. One homeowner also lost a trampoline.
If you haven’t been following Dan Roche’s weekly Fantasy Football advice, now would be a good time to jump aboard. Rochie is pretty good at this.
An intensifying coastal storm bombed out overnight and brought flooding rain and damaging winds to the area.
The start to Ben Watson's Patriots reunion did not go how either side likely anticipated. But after a rocky beginning, it seems as though both sides have benefited slightly.
The storm that hit Massachusetts in the early hours of October 17 left a trail of downed trees and utility lines which led to widespread damage and power outages.
Demaryius Thomas did not appreciate the way his time in New England ended.
Tests of 168 baby foods from major manufacturers in the US found toxic heavy metals are likely in the food you are feeding your infant.
While gusts won’t be as extreme Thursday, there will still be the threat for damage.
Thursday afternoon, vendors for the Head of the Charles Regatta will begin moving onto the site as preparations continue.
The lawyer for a bus driver who had been charged with locking a passenger in the vehicle's luggage compartment says the criminal case has been dropped.
Scientists are experimenting in Boston Harbor to see if they can detect microplastics in the water.
Jean Paul LaPierre said he was on his way to run the Chicago Marathon on Sunday when he jumped into action.