BOSTON — Reporters and spectators reacted with surprise as Michael Dukakis, a former Massachusetts governor and Democratic presidential nominee, took to the witness stand in the trial of Robel Phillipos, a close friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
BOSTON — On Thursday, historians removed and opened a time capsule from a lion statue that stood perched on the facade of Boston’s Old State House.
BOSTON — Azamat Tazhayakov, who was convicted in July for obstructing the bombing investigation, agreed to testify against Robel Phillipos in exchange for a positive sentencing recommendation.
BOSTON — Robel Phillipos is accused of lying to federal investigators.
BOSTON — Saturday is the last scheduled day of live racing at Suffolk Downs, once one of New England’s premier sporting venues.
BOSTON — State regulators must develop plans to fight compulsive gambling. But first, they’re trying to understand it.
BOSTON — Both proposals promise a cheap, virtually unlimited supply of natural gas. However, critics say it could be too much.
A 31-year-old woman from Blackstone is accused of concealing the bodies of three newborn infants and endangering the lives of four children police say were living in dangerous filth. Listen to a full report above from WBUR’s Bruce Gellerman in Blackstone. More: Woman Held Without Bail After 3 Dead Infants Found In Squalid Blackstone Home […]
The use of buses to desegregate Boston Public Schools lasted a quarter of a century. Yet, the effects are still with us.
With Boston public school students back in class, we recall a very different start to school 40 years ago.
BOSTON — The U.S. military’s highest court has overturned the murder conviction of a Marine from Massachusetts. But the case is still far from over. WBUR’s Bruce Gellerman spoke with the Marine’s father.