Gov.-elect Baker names labor secretary

BOSTON (AP) — Gov.-elect Charlie Baker has named Ron Walker, founder of the Boston-bank merchant bank Next Street, to serve as Secretary of …

MBTA to test discounted fares for students

BOSTON (AP) — College students with tight budgets have long been pushing for access to cheaper fares on Boston’s transit system and it appea…

Truck driver questioned after fatal crash

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Police in Worcester are questioning the driver of a dump truck that was believed to be involved in a fatal pedestria…