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Marathon bombing trial can stay in Boston: US appeals court

The trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev can stay in Massachusetts, a federal appeals court ruled.

Romney, mulling 2016 run, blasts Clinton and Obama

Republican Mitt Romney, considering another presidential run, slammed potential 2016 rival Hillary Clinton on Wednesday for "cluelessly" conducting foreign policy and said Americans are suffering under Barack Obama`s brand of economics.

After blizzard, oceanfront Massachusetts cleans up from flooding

Ocean Street in the waterfront Massachusetts town of Marshfield was littered with lobster traps, downed wires and chunks of houses on Wednesday, after a massive blizzard hammered New England.

Massive snowstorm hits northeast US, life affected

Northeastern US was hit late Monday by a massive snowstorm which affected normal life in Boston, Manhattan, New England and elsewhere in the region.

'Historic and destructive' storm could hit US

A potentially "historic and destructive" winter storm and blizzard will likely hit areas of Massachusetts beginning Monday night, dumping heavy snow and bringing strong winds, state emergency officials said Sunday.

4D printing to create shape changing structures

In a first, researchers from Massachusetts Institute of Technology have used a technology called four dimensional (4D) printing to create a structure that can change shape without external intervention.

Massachusetts hospital says treating possible Ebola patient

Massachusetts General Hospital admitted a patient possibly exposed to the Ebola virus on Tuesday, the hospital said in a statement.

Bayern Munich seek slice of American pie
Bayern Munich seek slice of American pie

Five-times European champions Bayern Munich, looking to take on English Premier League clubs and grab some of the growing market for soccer in the United States, have set up a U.S. registered company.

Massachusetts town weighs nation's 1st tobacco ban

The cartons of Marlboros, cans of Skoal and packs of Swisher Sweets are hard to miss stacked near the entrance of Vincent's Country Store, but maybe not for much longer: All tobacco products could become contraband if local health officials get their way.

2 skydivers die after landing on US building

Police say two skydivers have died after crashing into a building during a tandem jump in Massachusetts.

Three Afghan soldiers missing from Massachusetts training exercise

 Three Afghanistan National Army soldiers have been reported missing from a joint military training exercise taking place in Cape Cod, Massachusetts, officials said on Sunday.

Three babies' bodies found in filthy house in US: Prosecutor

The bodies of three infants were found in a filthy house where four other children were removed by authorities last month, a Massachusetts prosecutor said.

Rory McIlroy enjoys lengthy presidential lunch with Bill Clinton
Rory McIlroy enjoys lengthy presidential lunch with Bill Clinton

Having displayed mainly regal form on the PGA Tour in his last four starts, Rory McIlroy benefited from some presidential advice ahead of this week`s Deutsche Bank Championship in Norton, Massachusetts.

Rory McIlroy targets Hunter Mahan's top spot at Deutsche Bank
Rory McIlroy targets Hunter Mahan's top spot at Deutsche Bank

In-form Rory McIlroy has set his sights on dislodging Hunter Mahan from the top of the FedExCup standings after this week`s Deutsche Bank Championship in Massachusetts on a course he says is ideally suited to his game.

Miami-Paris flight diverted due to unruly passenger

Police in Massachusetts say a man from France has been arrested after causing a disturbance on a Miami-to-Paris flight.

US sea floor emanating planet-warming methane

The sea floor at the US East coast could be adding as much as 90 tonnes of the planet-warming methane gas to the atmosphere or overlying waters each year, a team of researchers has revealed.

Dozens hospitalised during Keith Urban`s concert

Dozens of fans who attended country star Keith Urban`s concert in Mansfield, Massachusetts had to receive medical treatment, official said.

Indian-American confirmed as federal judge in Massachusetts

Indian-American Indira Talwani has been confirmed by the US Senate as a federal judge in Massachusetts, making her the first Asian Pacific American federal judge in this state.

Kyrgyzstan national charged with hampering Boston bombing probe

U.S. officials on Friday charged a Kyrgyzstan national who bought dinner for the accused Boston Marathon bombers the night of the attack with interfering with the investigation into the deadly bombing.

Indira Talwani becomes first South Asian judge in Massachusetts

Indian American lawyer Indira Talwani has become the first Asian American federal judge in Massachusetts and the second female judge of South Asian descent nationwide with her confirmation by the US Senate.