State and local wage laws come amid a multi-year push by unions and progressive groups to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour nationwide.
The right-wing network targets four freshmen congresswomen and inadvertently offers free advertising for their progressive agenda.
Ayanna Pressley, an African-American Boston City Council member, is mounting a primary challenge to Democratic U.S. Rep. Michael Capuano. Her friend Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's victory inspires her.
The Massachusetts senator says her party faces an "uphill fight" if it refuses to take on Wall Street greed.
What lessons did the founding generation take from the American Revolution, and why do we forget the early republican experiments?
Only California permits marijuana smoking at pot retailers with specially designed lounges. Unsurprisingly, San Francisco is the trailblazer.
More than a foot of snow is expected in some areas as the third major storm in two weeks slams the Northeast, and Amtrak suspends service between Boston and New York City.
A request for sensitive voter information by the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity is causing a backlash from civil rights advocacy groups, governors and state secretaries. (Pictured, a 2014 march for voter protections.)
The story the Massachusetts senator tells about the election and America's anxieties is curiously one-dimensional.
The results of a Harvard University study of stalled Internet upgrades in Western Massachusetts reveal the nation's need for open, impartial Internet access for all.