Student Loan Company Accused of Mismanaging Debt Forgiveness Program

The Massachusetts attorney general said the company had made errors that have potentially left students in debt far longer than they expected.

Michelle Carter Is Sentenced to 15 Months in Jail in Texting Suicide Case

The case raised questions about whether Ms. Carter was responsible for Conrad Roy III’s death when she was far from the scene and did not provide a weapon.

The ‘Rewilding’ of a Century-Old Cranberry Bog

The ‘Rewilding’ of a Century-Old Cranberry Bog By JESS BIDGOOD July 4, 2017 Gene Albanese, a scientist with the conservation organization Mass Audubon, surveyed birds at the Tidmarsh Wildlife Sanctuary in Plymouth, Mass. The sanctuary is part of...

Chemist’s Misconduct Is Likely to Void 20,000 Massachusetts Drug Cases

By JESS BIDGOOD April 18, 2017 BOSTON — About 20,000 drug cases tied to a disgraced former state chemist appear headed for dismissal, lawyers for the American Civil Liberties Union and public defenders said Tuesday as they combed through legal filings...