Two years ago Sunday, police in Watertown killed marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev in a shootout that lasted 4 minutes. It would take 18 hours for police to track down his brother.
WBUR’s Bruce Gellerman attempts to answer lingering questions from the manhunt and Watertown shootout that ultimately captured Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
The official state report analyzing the response to the Boston Marathon bombings was released Friday. And while it praises the overall response, the report raises concerns about a lack of coordination and control among law enforcement.
One possible alternative to controversial natural gas pipelines is located in Boston Harbor. The Everett Distrigas LNG terminal is the oldest of its kind in the U.S.
Pipeline supporters say if we build new capacity, prices will drop. But pipeline opponents charge there are cheaper and cleaner alternatives.
A priest, a professor, and a plow driver are just a few people who weighed in on their level of frustration with the snow.
The famous bunker, in Framingham, is ground zero for the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency.
For people paid by the hour, the relentless snowfall means extra stress and added worry, lost time and smaller paychecks.
The reactor, which produces about 10 percent of the state’s electricity, lost power during last week’s blizzard and had to rely on generators to run the nuclear plant’s critical safety systems.
Record back-to-back snowstorms and cold temperatures wound up turning workaday public transit commutes Tuesday morning into woeful epic journeys.
One of Cambridge’s funniest, most famous and most beloved residents died Monday morning.
Boston Medical Center officials recall Menino’s determination to bring about the merger of Boston Medical Center and Boston University Medical Center Hospital.
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.