Massachusetts is expected to add almost 400 jobs in biotech manufacturing by 2016. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports Quincy College aims to fill some of those jobs with a new program.» Read More
This town just passed a measure that bans cursing in public. Drop an F-bomb and they'll slap you with a fine.
Massachusetts' Attorney General wants to find out if Morgan Stanley allegedly provided institutional investors revenue prospects for Facebook ahead of its IPO. CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the details.
When it’s not a seller’s market, it could be a bright side for buyers. So where are the markets with the most bargains for home buyers on a budget?
A new crop of graduates is about to flood not just the job market, but the rental market. So where will the new grads move? Here's a list of the best cities for recent college grads.
The suburban Boston home where Babe Ruth lived after he had been sent to the New York Yankees is for sale, and the asking price is more than Ruth made in his entire playing career.
The following is a list the most expensive of the sporting events that had the most expensive luxury box suites, from baseball to basketball to football and more.
Debating whether the retail giant's plan to open up "neighborhood markets" in urban areas is beneficial to the community, with Mayor Joseph Curtatone, (D) Somerville, MA.
TripAdvisor looked at the busiest U.S. airports and user-generated reviews to see which ones were rated the best by the general flying public.
Not all states are created equal. Read ahead to see which states have the best credit scores in the country.
With the Supreme Court considering health care reform, Massachusetts offers a real-world laboratory for how individual mandates work — or don't, The New York Times reports.
The real estate website Trulia recently released its Winter 2012 Metro Movers report. What follows are 10 desirable neighborhoods that tend to fly under the radar in their major American cities.
Even as certain tax credits and funding from Washington have dried up, U.S. states remain in competition for clean energy funding, especially from venture capitalists.
The houses ahead are a window into recent comings and goings in the basketball world. It will reveal what Dallas Maverick Lamar Odom has in common with Jeremy Lin.
To get an indication of how stretched renters are in each market, the data team at John Burns Real Estate Consulting looked at the rent-to-income ratios in 40 major U.S. cities.
Castle homes aren’t reserved for the super-rich or those holding European titles. Check out 10 castle homes that are for sale or were recently on the market, provided by Zillow and Realtor.com.
Washington state may be the next American state to legalize gay marriage. It has the support of several major companies, but Microsoft is the most high-profile business to back it. Prominent figures in the business community support marriage equality, as was the case in New York, the last state to legalize it.
CNBC.com ranks the 10 richest people who have sought the U.S. presidency since 1992. Check out the list!
When people lament the cost of college, they’re usually talking about tuition. They often don't think of room and board. Now, there's a list that shows that a bed and three square meals a day aren’t cheap either.
Some of these properties look like they’re straight out of children’s stories, while others look like they belong in a beautifully illustrated vintage children’s book.
In a lawsuit against 5 major U.S. banks, the state of Massachusetts is seeking redress for what Attorney General Martha Coakley calls "unlawful and deceptive" conduct in the foreclosure process.