Police say the death of a UMass student over the weekend is not suspicious. Nineteen year old Evan Jones of Milton was found in his fourth-floor room in the Southwest dormitories Saturday afternoon. The state medical examiner is conducting an autopsy to determine the cause of the sopohomore’s death. Counseling will be available to students who need it.
The decision in the Aug. 9 shooting had been expected, in part because of the high legal standard needed for a federal civil rights prosecution.
Justices appeared divided on ideological lines as the court heard a second major challenge to President Barack Obama's healthcare law.
Igloos have sprung up on the courthouse lawn in downtown Northampton for the 9th annual Cancer Connection Campout.
U.S. Sen. Edward Markey is calling for tighter restrictions on the use of drones.
The Northwestern DA wants to reinstate charges against a woman who unsuccessfully tried to develop a gay-friendly condo project in Easthampton.