Most of Mass. under winter weather advisory as over a foot of snow falls in some places

A winter weather advisory remains in effect for the majority of Massachusetts as more than a foot of snow falls in some communities. Essex, Middlesex,Read More

Oregon’s law decriminalizing small amounts of heroin and other street drugs officially goes into effect

(CNN) — Oregon has become the first state in the nation to officially decriminalize the possession and personal use of all drugs. Voters in the state approvedRead More

Bruins erase 3-goal deficit against Capitals, win 5-3

WASHINGTON (AP) — David Pastrnak connected on a couple of shots, Trent Frederic traded punches with Tom Wilson and the big, bad Boston Bruins finishedRead More

Fauci urges vaccinations to stop new virus strains: ‘Viruses cannot mutate if they don’t replicate’

(CNN) — With multiple new coronavirus strains spreading across the country, Americans need to get vaccinated as quickly as possible to stop more mutations from emerging, Dr.Read More

Facebook tries to remind users about benefits of data collection ahead of Apple privacy change

(CNN) — Facebook said Monday that it is testing a new pop-up alert for iPhone and iPad users that stresses the benefits of its apps collecting personalRead More

MLB players reject delay, vow to start season on time

NEW YORK (AP) — Major League Baseball players rejected a proposal to delay the start of spring training and the season due to the coronavirusRead More

Trump lawyer: Impeachment case ‘undemocratic,’ ill-advised

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats are using the upcoming Senate impeachment trial of Donald Trump as a political “weapon” to bar the former president from seekingRead More

Thousands without power as snowstorm batters Bay State

Thousands of homes and businesses were without power Monday night as a major winter storm battered the Bay State. As of 11 p.m., the MassachusettsRead More

US billionaire buys SpaceX flight to orbit with 3 others

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A U.S. billionaire who made a fortune in tech and fighter jets is buying an entire SpaceX flight and plansRead More

SUV slams into Belmont business as snowstorm causes multiple crashes

Fire crews responded after an SUV crashed through the front of a business in Belmont during Monday night’s snowstorm. Fire officials shared photos on TwitterRead More