Massachusetts schools tackle student stress

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Jada Hickerson’s day begins at 5:30 a.m. and typically doesn’t end until midnight. And even that schedule leaves bar…

Editorials from around New England

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New England newspapers: The Providence Journal (R.I.), Aug. 23, 2015 P…

Grieving pet owners find loving support

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amy Defibaugh was teaching her “Death and Dying” comparative-religion course at Temple University when her beloved 14-ye…

Injured Mankato baby on ventilator

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a 2-month-old Mankato baby is on a ventilator after suffering serious brain injuries. KTOE-AM reports …