WASHINGTON — The House of Representatives voted Wednesday to hold Attorney General William P. Barr and Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in criminal contempt for failing to provide documents related to the Trump administration’s efforts to add a question on citizenship to the 2020 Census, furth…
BOSTON — Massachusetts prosecutors on Wednesday announced they had dropped a criminal case alleging that former “House of Cards” star Kevin Spacey had sexually assaulted an 18-year-old man at a bar in Nantucket over three years ago.
NEW YORK — A federal judge on Wednesday ordered the release of documents relating to hush-money payments by Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen to two women who said they had sexual encounters years ago with the President, declaring the matter of “national importance.”
Jesse R. Lohman was prepared to sell "poison'' to people in New Hampshire when he was arrested by Bow police last year with 76.1 grams of 99 percent pure methamphetamine in his car, according to a U.S. Attorney press release.
A 51-year-old Northfield man was sentenced to three years of probation, including six months of home confinement, for making false statements to obtain Social Security disability insurance benefits, U.S. Attorney Scott W. Murray announced Tuesday.
WASHINGTON -- Former Justice John Paul Stevens, a Republican appointee to the U.S. Supreme Court who later became an outspoken leader of the liberal wing as the court moved to the right, died on Tuesday at age 99, the court said in a statement.
NEW YORK/WASHINGTON — The New York police officer who put Eric Garner in a fatal chokehold during an attempted 2014 arrest, fueling the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement, will not face federal criminal charges, Brooklyn’s top federal prosecutor said on Tuesday.
CONCORD — A federal judge gave preliminary approval on Monday to a proposed settlement in a class-action lawsuit filed by school bus drivers and assistants claiming they were owed back wages under the Fair Labor Standards Act.
KEENE — A Sparrow Street man facing four felony charges alleging he sexually assaulted a 9-year-old child is being held without bail after he was deemed a danger to the community.Richard W. LaBrake, 62, was arrested late last week and charged with two counts of aggravated felonious sexual as…
A former Londonderry town employee is suing the town and her former supervisor, a town assessor, in federal court claiming she suffered discrimination and retaliation, along with illegal wiretapping, when she became a whistleblower about the alleged misuse of public funds.
A Hillsborough man with a history of mental illness will be arraigned on two counts of second-degree murder next month after being indicted for the stabbing December 2018 stabbing death of 51-year-old Brett Wilson.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Lawyers for one of the survivors of the tragic motorcycle crash in Randolph in which seven died filed suit in a Massachusetts court seeking nearly a half-million dollars in damages.
CONCORD — The U.S. Department of Labor has filed a federal lawsuit against gas and electricity company Unitil, claiming the utility failed to pay overtime rates to at least 50 different employees between January 2017 and June 2018.
CONCORD — The Attorney General’s office says criminal charges will not be brought against the political activist organization Project Veritas and its leader, James O’Keefe, following an investigation into the recording of a video published online of an Atkinson man admitting to double voting…
NORTH HAVERHILL – Despite pleading guilty to his role in the 2008 murder of Chris Gray, a developmentally-disabled man he thought was his romantic rival, Michael Robie says he’s been a model inmate and now wants his sentence reduced.
CONCORD — The Director of Motor Vehicles, Elizabeth A. Bielecki, has released the following list of Driving While Intoxicated revocations. Please note the actual date of revocation may have preceded this announcement.
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday rejected efforts to rein in the contentious practice of manipulating electoral district boundaries to entrench one party in power by turning away challenges to political maps in Maryland and North Carolina.