An audit of the Massachusetts welfare department shows widespread mismanagement. State Auditor Suzanne Bump found the Department of Transitional Assistance paid out $2.4 million to more than a thousand dead people. Also, some children were being claimed by more than one guardian. And, about 30,000 blank EBT cards at five offices could not be accounted for. Interim Commissioner Stacey Monahan took the helm of the troubled agency only 15 weeks ago.
The Obama administration is ramping up its response to the potential spread of the virus.
A gunman shot a soldier and then entered the country's parliament buildings, with at least 30 shots fired in dramatic scenes in the heart of the Canadian capital.
A Florence woman isn't happy that the Northampton police department's officer firearms training will happen during school hours next week
A long-closed Montague road will reopen, despite the protests of some residents who believe it is unsafe