BOSTON (AP) — Justice Kimberly Budd was nominated to be chief of the state's highest court by Gov. Charlie Baker on Wednesday.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly doesn't try to hide it: The Fighting Irish are looking directly at No. 1 Clemson and the chance to end the Tigers' domination of the league.
BOSTON (AP) — Gov. Charlie Baker says he's not a fan of ranked choice voting, which is on the ballot in Massachusetts. But with more than a third of registered voters already casting ballots, the Republican governor's opposition may not make much of an impact.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island voters using mail-in ballots should drop them in one of the secure drop boxes around the state if they want to ensure that they are counted, rather than send them through the mail, the state's top elections official says.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island State Police are investigating what appear to be social media threats made against Providence police officers.
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts State Police seized about 14 kilograms (31 pounds) of fentanyl during a traffic stop this week, the agency said on social media.
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's governor on Tuesday urged residents to avoid nonessential travel to neighboring Massachusetts, and added California to the state's COVID-19 advisory list.