The business and tech communities say Menino had a huge impact on shaping the Innovation District and boosting economic growth.
Nine of the last 10 public, nonpartisan polls have now shown an edge for Republican Charlie Baker.
While the overall homeless population increased in the state, the percentage of homeless people living on the street is among the lowest in the country.
In a letter of intent to Mayor Flanagan, Amazon said its proposed facility would create 1,000 full-time jobs.
The announcement clears up some confusion around which hospitals are ready to care for an Ebola patient.
The Virgin Galactic Spaceship Two was undergoing a test flight when it crashed in the California desert. The spaceship is designed to take tourists to space.
Rita Jeptoo, the accomplished marathoner who won the 2014 Boston Marathon with a course record, reportedly tested positive for a banned substance.
These days, Jeffrey Combs, who attained cult status for his needle-wielding role in the 1985 sci-fi/horror movie "Re-Animator," prefers to channel the literary spirit of Edgar Allan Poe in his one-man show "Nevermore."
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