(Undated) – Massachusetts has made the top-ten list of the worst states for retirement. Money-rates-dot-com says the Bay State is expensive, property rates are high, and the weather can be harsh for older people. The growth of the elderly population is low in Massachusetts, despite long life expectancies. That suggests that many people move out of state after they retire.
U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.
The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.
A funeral service has been set for Ed and Brittany McGrath, the father and daughter killed Thursday in an Easthampton motorcycle crash
Holyoke ratepayers could soon be footing the bill for a three-million-dollar water disinfection plant