Massachusetts

Study: Pipe-corroding well water prevalent in half of states

Half of U.S. states have a high prevalence of well water that's…

 

Thomas Manning, of Halifax, Mass., reacts during an interview in his hospital room at Massachusetts General Hospital on Wednesday in Boston. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

New penis recipient looks forward to being a ‘complete’ man

BOSTON -- The recipient of the nation's first penis transplant says he…

 

In this May 13 photo provided by Massachusetts General Hospital, Thomas Manning gives a thumbs up after being asked how he was feeling following the first penis transplant in the United States, in Boston. (Sam Riley/Mass General Hospital via AP)

First US penis transplant could raise hope for maimed soldiers

BOSTON — A 64-year-old cancer patient has received the nation's first penis…

 

Rodnell P. Collins carries a painting of his uncle, Malcolm X outside the house where the slain African-American activist spent part of his teen years, Tuesday in the Roxbury section of Boston. (AP Photo/Bill Sikes)

Archaeologists digging at Malcolm X’s boyhood home in Boston

BOSTON — Archeologists are digging at a boyhood home of Malcolm X…

Rodnell P. Collins carries a painting of his uncle, Malcolm X outside the house where the slain African-American activist spent part of his teen years, Tuesday in the Roxbury section of Boston. (AP Photo/Bill Sikes)
This undated conceptual design rendering provided by SpaceX shows a Hyperloop passenger transport capsule, at a station ready to take on passengers.  (SpaceX via AP, File)

MIT wins design competition for Elon Musk’s Hyperloop

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — MIT student engineers won a competition to transform…

This undated conceptual design rendering provided by SpaceX shows a Hyperloop passenger transport capsule, at a station ready to take on passengers.  (SpaceX via AP, File)

Massachusetts man loses driver’s license after face is rejected

WHAT: A Massachusetts man’s driver’s license was revoked by that state’s Registry…

Freshman congressman caught during inappropriate act with female employee

Freshman Massachusetts state Rep. Mark Cusack, 26, is being investigated by the…

Mass. official terrorizes audience with fake gun during debate

Aubrey “Bud” Groskopf, an elected official in Yarmouth, Mass., waved around a…

Liberal columnist knocks public employee unions

Who’s knocking labor unions these days? Start with Joan Vennochi,  the liberal and…

Man tries to sell fake gold to jeweler police chief

Johnnie Butts allegedly tried selling fake gold jewelry to the wrong man…

Massachusetts stunner: Tim Cahill’s running mate drops out to endorse GOPer Baker

The Massachusetts governor’s race got shaken up earlier today when Paul Loscocco,…

Poll: Democrat surges ahead in Mass. Gov. race; RNC members upset at Republican Governors Association

The new Rasmussen poll has has kind of shocking result. What had…

Must RGA try so hard in Massachusetts gov race?

The Republican Governor’s Association exists in order to elect Republicans. So there’s…

Is calling Brown ‘unqualified’ racist?

If this doesn’t make the late Sen. Edward M. Kennedy turn over…

SFMTA running on empty ideas

You have to wonder why some supervisors want to wrest control over…

Divine intervention may have played a role in Massachusetts race

When Dean Barnett died at age 40 in August 2008, it was…

Video and text: Scott Brown's victory speech in Massachusetts

(Prepared text of state Senator Scott Brown's remarks) Scott Brown: Thank you…