U.S. Senate hopefuls, Democrat Ed Markey and Republican Gabriel Gomez, debate for the last time before the special election on June 25.
The U.S. military said in January that it will end its front-line combat exclusion for women. The change is expected to come slowly, with women not expected to begin training to join ground front-line combat units until at least 2014 or later.
The match-up comes as Gomez is struggling to close a gap with Markey who has held the lead in recent polls.
Revelations about U.S. surveillance have struck a nerve in Europe.
John Martorano took the stand for the second day to explain how he and his associates decided who to kill.
Lelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, will present the medal to Mayor Menino Sunday the on Boston Common.
The Taliban said they support a peace process. The United States said they welcomed the development.
Charlotte Golar Richie has a strong political resume that includes work in the state Legislature and the Menino and Patrick administrations.
Brazil has no real history of mass protests, but disgruntled youths are taking cues from abroad.
FBI agents believe they have a credible lead on the whereabouts of Jimmy Hoffa's body.
Doctors are using fecal transplants to treat patients, with good microbes wiping out deadly ones.
It marks the first time the country has been under Afghan control since the coalition invaded in 2001.
A pediatrician and former Obama administration health care official, Donald Berwick has been meeting with voters as he explored running.
In Libya militia fighters continue to roam the streets, yet a new private radio station does not hesitate to criticize the armed groups.
Some thoughts on how to draw out, engage and encourage the millennial learner.
An enterprising carpenter and a creative puppeteer teamed up to create an inexpensive prosthetic and published their designs on the web.
Obama makes his first visit to Berlin as president 50 years after President JFK's historic speech. And sentiment towards America has changed.
What's the difference between ice cream and gelato? Is frozen yogurt really good for you? And just what is granita anyway? Kathy Gunst explains it all.
No neon. No candy. No "pot doctors." The state's medical marijuana rules are taking shape.
A mathematical analysis suggests that men preferring younger women because they're more fertile may be the cause of menopause.
Those who ate about 3.5 more servings of meat per week saw their risk of developing Type 2 diabetes increase by almost 50 percent.
In the wake of the NSA surveillance leak, it's easy to see why big data has an image problem.
Gangsta rapper Ice Cube is recognized as one of the greatest and most influential rappers of all time.