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The Stay in School initiative honored eight schools on Tuesday for outstanding attendance, but students made it clear their motivation came from within themselves, their parents, peers and staff.
SPRINGFIELD - A man injured in a reported hammer assault in the city's North End was taken to a local hospital for treatment early Tuesday morning.
A Hampden Superior Court jury on Tuesday found Ayyub Abdul-Alim guilty of possession of a firearm and ammunition without a firearms identification card.
A white supremacist is facing a capital murder charge and a premeditated first-degree murder charge in the death of three people at two Jewish center shootings.
The anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings promises to be a day of tributes to the three people who died, the more than 260 people who were injured, and the first responders, doctors and nurses who helped them.
Libya's Foreign Ministry's spokesman Said al-Aswad says several masked gunmen in civilian clothes and in two cars attacked the car of Ambassador Fawaz al-Etan on Tuesday morning in Tripoli.
According to investigators, the victims were riding on Williams Bend Road in the Asbury Community when another teenager, 18-year-old Jordan Oliver of Albertville, shot the other teens with a shotgun.
A 31-year-old Springfield woman, charged with stabbing her 48-year-old former boyfriend once in the chest, is facing assault and battery charges SPRINGFIELD - A 31-year-old woman, charged by Springfield police with stabbing her former boyfriend in the chest early Monday in his Central Street apartment, was ordered held without the right to bail at ... (more)
Mesa police say the shooting deaths of two people found in a car in the parking lot of an East Valley school Sunday was a murder-suicide.
SPRINGFIELD - An 85-year-old driver who told police his accelerator was stuck plowed through an East Forest Park home Monday, killing a family dog inside.
A drug and gang-related shooting occurred on Main Street in the North End on Sunday afternoon, but the victim who was shot refused to assist police in the investigation.
Police responded to the intersection of Federal and Worthington streets at about 12:30 a.m. after receiving multiple reports of the shooting.
Three people are dead after an woman's ex-husband kidnapped her from where she worked and carried out a murder-suicide in the neighboring county, according to Hart County Sheriff Mike Cleveland.
A foundation named after a Springfield sixth-grader who hanged himself after being relentlessly bullied has handed out $19,000 in college scholarships to 18 high school students.
The U.N. Security Council is holding an emergency meeting at Russia's request amid growing violence in eastern Ukraine.
SPRINGFIELD - Fire Department investigators are searching for the cause of a fire that damaged a home at 16 Andover Road Saturday night.