Massachusetts Attorney General Martha Coakley is suing federal fishing regulators to block new rules that New England fishermen say will kill the local industry.
The unemployment rate in New England ticked down in April to 6.8 percent, remaining lower than the national rate and in line with other states in the region.
As New England recovers from the worst recession in decades, Massachusetts and Vermont are posting the strongest gains while Rhode Island and Maine lag, an economists’ group said Wednesday.
The unemployment rate in New England ticked down in February to 7 percent, well below the national average.
A slow-moving storm centered far out in the Atlantic Ocean dropped up to a foot of snow in New England, caused coastal flooding in Massachusetts and slowed the morning commute in the region to a slushy crawl.
Fishermen from all over New England have written to members of Congress asking for urgent help surviving deep and impending cuts to their catch limits.
A look at effects in states and provinces in the path of the massive storm that swept across the Northeast U.S. and southern Canada
A midwinter storm headed to the Northeast on Friday could drop more than a foot of snow.
Beset by injuries, the Giants were counted out before the season even began. At 7-7, they seemed doomed to narrowly miss the playoffs. Forget about all of that now. Get ready for a parade, New York.
Sure, the Giants’ victory parade down the Canyon of Heroes is still a day away. But can you blame them for starting the celebration early?