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Aug 26, 2014

Great white shark sighting forces temporary closure of Massachusetts beach

A beach in Duxbury, Mass. was closed for a couple of hours Monday afternoon after a Massachusetts State Police helicopter spotted a great white shark swimming near shore...

Aug 26, 2014

Slain Marine's fiance pleads for return of priceless poem

A Massachusetts family is hoping a petty crook will return a stolen purse containing a poem a young Marine kept with him until the day he was killed on the battlefield...

Aug 26, 2014

Great white shark evacuates Massachusetts beach

The 15-foot shark evacuated hundreds of bathers along Duxbury's coast for approximately two hours Monday after it was spotted swimming approximately 54 to 100 yards from shore...

Aug 20, 2014

The New Health Care: Why More, Not Fewer, People Might Start Getting Health Insurance Through Work

A look at what has happened in Massachusetts and more recently at Walmart is instructive... #Massachusetts #Wal-Mart

Aug 24, 2014

Kinder Morgan, Gas Pipelines, And The Idiocy of Subsidies to Profitable Corporations

In Massachusetts, there is a controversial project in the planning stage. It would involve 180 miles of natural gas pipeline running across the state, much of which would pass the western part of the state, long given short shrift as most of the popu... #Massachusetts #Kinder Morgan, Inc.

Aug 14, 2014

Massachusetts mom to daughter's killer: 'I unequivocally hate you.'

A New Hampshire man who raped and killed a college student was sentenced Thursday to life in prison without the chance of parole after the victim’s family tearfully and angrily lamented what he took from them... #Massachusetts #New Hampshire

Aug 25, 2014

President Obama returning to White House after 2-week vacation

Edgartown, Mass. — President Obama’s golf-filled summer vacation off the Massachusetts coast is about to end... #Massachusetts #Barack Obama

Aug 14, 2014

Update: Polishing Its Past and Preparing Its Future

From murals to museums, walking tours to harbor cruises, opportunities for discovery abound on the Cape Ann peninsula of Massachusetts, an area in transition... #Massachusetts #Barack Obama

Aug 21, 2014

The MIT Curse Strikes Again: Lilliputian Systems Files For Bankruptcy

I’ll be up front. The Massachusetts Institute of Technology is one of the finest universities in the world. Numerous graduates have made lasting contributions to science. And the closest I could have ever got to being part of the MIT family would hav... #Massachusetts #Barack Obama

Aug 19, 2014

New Yorker saves two kids from drowning in Mass.

A New Yorker played hero during a visit to Massachusetts on Monday, saving two young children after the stroller they were in fell into a reservoir... #Massachusetts #Barack Obama