Governor Patrick has agreed to put photo IDs on EBT cards. It’s part of a supplementarl budget bill signed Thursday. Even as he gave his OK, Patrick expressed doubts about the cost-effectiveness of the measure. The photo ID provision was pushed by House Speaker Robert DeLeo as a way to stop illegal trafficking in EBT cards.
Julia Pierson has resigned amid security lapses at the White House.
A child hospitalized for less than 24 hours with Enterovirus D68 has died from the bacterial infection.
Experts are monitoring "a handful" of people potentially exposed through physical contact with the first patient diagnosed with the deadly virus in the U.S.
We should know by the end of October how much it will cost to close the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant
UMass campus police have suspended their confidential informant program after last week's "Boston Globe" article about a student who died of an overdose last year