by Bryce Covert Posted on April 7, 2014
The state House passed legislation that included a Domestic Workers Bill of Rights to expand their labor protections.
by Scott Keyes Posted on March 21, 2014 Updated: March 21, 2014
"I'm really into you, I promise, but I couldn't convince the judge to let us do it!"
by Josh Israel Posted on March 16, 2014
Mayor Walsh explained, "As mayor of the city of Boston, I have to do my best to ensure that all Bostonians are free to participate fully in the civic life of our city.
by Aviva Shen Posted on March 7, 2014
The bill comes immediately after the highest state court ruled it was legal to take photos up a woman's skirt.
by Aviva Shen Posted on March 5, 2014 Updated: March 6, 2014
It's not against the law in Massachusetts to secretly take photos up a woman's skirt, the state's highest court ruled Wednesday.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 27, 2014
Cape Wind has been battling for more than 10 years to install wind turbines in Nantucket Sound.
by Emily Atkin Posted on February 25, 2014
Berwick's announcement is the latest in a string of statements by candidates for the state's highest office in support of various environmental measures, signalling the race may have a strong focus on climate-related issues.
by Jeff Spross Posted on February 21, 2014 Updated: February 24, 2014
An agreement for a new natural gas plant in Massachusetts would require it to gradually cut its carbon emissions over time, and then shutter entirely in 2050.
by Jeff Spross Posted on February 4, 2014
With current technology, the region could electrify its cars and building heating systems, boost energy efficiency and smart grid use, and ramp up renewables.
by Scott Keyes Posted on February 3, 2014
Even as it declines nationally, homelessness is on the rise in the Bay State.