(Boston, MA) — Massachusetts veterans have been honored with a ceremony at the State House. Monday Governor Patrick thanked veterans and members of the military for their sacrifices. Gold Star families were honored with bouquets of roses. Veterans Secretary Coleman Nee read the names of nine Massachusetts soldiers who died in Operation Desert Storm. He said many veterans of that conflict continue to suffer from mysterious illnesses.
A top Federal Reserve official who has long wanted the U.S. central bank to wait until next year to raise rates signaled on Monday that he could be persuaded to support a rate hike this year, so long as the increases are gradual.
The fire marshal says someone in the home was manufacturing hash oil, using butane, and storing it in a refrigerator. The trapped gas vapors in the fridge ignited when the fridge’s compressor turned on.
Three women have sued the comedian, claiming their reputations were damaged when Cosby's people denied their sexual assault claims in language that disparaged them.
Police converged on the former Gay's Package Store earlier Friday morning, confiscating large quantities of marijuana and other drugs, as well as eight-thousand dollars in cash.
The crash happened around 11 Sunday morning just west of Greenfield’s I-91 rotary. The tractor trailer rolled over, spilling its contents across Route 2.