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
Virginia is for big companies and its best talent spoiled by long-term government contracts., while Massachusetts' Cambridge is now the hottest place for start-ups in the country.
Mitt Romney now says requiring all Americans to buy health insurance amounts to a tax, contradicting his senior campaign adviser who insisted days earlier it wasn't a tax.
Six years after Gov. Mitt Romney signed the nation's most ambitious health-care law, supporters say it holds promise for the long-term success of President Obama's plan.
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Ranked in order from the least expensive to the most expensive mansion, here are the priciest homes in the 10 biggest cities in the U.S.
According to AARP, 78 million baby boomers are reaching retirement age. Read ahead to learn about the niche retirement communities serving the needs of silver-haired boomers.
Gov. Deval Patrick, (D-MA), discusses the fate of health care reform and the biopharma job boom in his state.
The average U.S. home value is $147,300, but a professional athlete's home is anything but average. Read ahead to see 10 of the coolest athlete homes on the market.
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.