All teenagers and preteens ages 12 to 15 who preregistered through the state's online portal for a COVID-19 vaccine will be contacted Thursday morning with the chance to book an appointment after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Wednesday evening gave the green light for use…
BOSTON (AP) — Children ages 12 through 15 will be able to start receiving Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine shots in Massachusetts as soon as Thursday, Gov. Charlie Baker said Wednesday.
BOSTON (AP) — While there was a slight increase in the overall number of confirmed and suspected opioid-related drug overdose deaths in Massachusetts in 2020 amid the coronavirus pandemic, overdose deaths among Black men soared by almost 70%, state health officials said Wednesday.
Roughly 400,000 teenagers and preteens in Massachusetts could start getting vaccinated against COVID-19 as soon as Thursday after the Pfizer vaccine cleared a final regulatory hurdle.
Education Commissioner Jeff Riley intends to waive accountability determinations for districts and schools based on this year's MCAS exam, according to a senior department official who sought on Wednesday to assuage skeptics worried that the test results after a year of disrupted learning co…
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Sandra Kunz had been worried for her safety while working as a cashier at a Walmart in Aurora, Colorado, during the pandemic, said her sister, Paula Spellman.
Gov. Charlie Baker plans on Wednesday to visit Moderna's manufacturing facility in Norwood, where officials will have the opportunity to talk about the local impacts of Moderna's work in developing a vaccine to address the global pandemic.
WALTHAM, Mass. (AP) _ Dynatrace Inc. (DT) on Wednesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $27 million.