- In Massachusetts, a long and tortured death penalty history Updated: Apr-11-15 1:35 pm
BOSTON - Massachusetts hasn't executed anyone since 1947, but during most of its history it allowed capital punishment for crimes ranging from murder to witchcraft.
- Labor leader Victor Gotbaum dies; helped NYC in 1970s crisis Updated: Apr-06-15 4:22 pm
NEW YORK - Victor Gotbaum, an influential New York labor leader who both fought City Hall and helped it survive its 1970s fiscal crisis, has died, his son said Monday. He was 93.