Authorities are expected to hold a press conference on the jet crash at 2 p.m.
BOSTON — Mayor Marty Walsh said the drivers’ union and the company that runs the city’s bus service are working to negotiate a new contract.
BOSTON — Partners is planning to move 4,500 administrative employees to 1.1 million square feet of office space in Assembly Square.
BOSTON — Thirteen of about 120 scheduled bus routes were not staffed Monday morning, leaving students waiting for buses that never arrived.
Officials will speak about the arraignment of a man facing charges in connection with the shooting death of 26-year-old Dawnn Jaffier in Dorchester Saturday.
Cheap Trick’s Rick Nielsen reflects on the band’s history, his guitars, and getting old, rock ‘n’ roll style.
BOSTON — The Boston City Council approved an ordinance Wednesday to require colleges to provide the city with the addresses of students who live off-campus.
BOSTON — The Boston Globe reports that Binland Lee’s father is expected to file a wrongful death suit saying the building was overcrowded, had limited fire exits and a faulty fire alarm system.
The president spoke from Martha’s Vineyard on the execution of the U.S. journalist.
BOSTON — Wednesday is the last day to register to vote or change your party affiliation before the Sept. 9 statewide primary, which will pick a Democratic and Republican nominee to vie to replace Gov. Deval Patrick.
President Obama delivered an update on Iraq and the situation in Ferguson, Mo.
A new book about creative pairs argues against the myth of the lone genius in favor of dynamic duos. Erin Trahan talks with the book’s author and two local filmmakers about artistic collaborations and why it’s typically a taboo subject.
The festival, with its emerging artists and unique venues, has been enticing performers and audiences back for years.
Showtime’s second season of “Ray Donovan” promises complex family drama, an intricately detailed cast of characters, and mostly-authentic Boston accents.
BOSTON — Middle school students take the lead in writing, producing and acting in their own play to premiere at the Strand Theatre Friday night.
French vocalist Cyrille Aimee will be performing at the Rockport Jazz Festival Aug. 14. Her new CD is out Aug. 19 and local jazz singer Claire Dickson previews them both.
Denk’s upcoming area appearances are as outsized as his other projects.
Documentarian Errol Morris will be speaking at film critic Jay Carr’s memorial service at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Coolidge Corner Theatre. WBUR’s Ed Siegel and Vicki Croke will also be speaking.
The comedian known for his vulgar, satirical delivery and biting commentary died at age 40 of an accidental overdose in 1966.
Shakespeare & Company’s production of “Shakespeare’s Will,” playing now until August 24 at the Elayne P. Berstein Theatre in Lenox, gives a look into the writer’s life through Anne Hathaway’s eyes.
Memories, it turns out, are malleable, and brain scientists are learning to alter and erase them, raising some hopes of possible treatments for memory disorders like Alzheimer’s disease.
Coakley wants a judge to wait to review the settlement until after the Health Policy Commission releases its final report on the impact Partners’ acquisition would have on the market.
BOSTON — A report by the state’s Health Policy Commission finds allowing Partners Health Care to merge with Hallmark Health Systems would increase health care costs on the North Shore.
BOSTON — Massachusetts ranks in the top 10 of all states for prescribing OxyContin and other long-acting painkillers, but in the bottom 10 for overall prescribing of opioids.
BOSTON — Undocumented immigrants in Massachusetts do not have access to most public health insurance programs, which can pose particular challenges at the end of life.
Massachusetts has been given an additional year to transition to a new system that would change the way insurance carriers calculate premiums for businesses.
The study found abnormalities in areas of the brain related to emotion, motivation and decision-making.
The passage comes a month after Gov. Deval Patrick issued emergency regulations banning restraints on pregnant inmates in labor.
BOSTON — Massachusetts health care officials struggling to repair the state’s hobbled website are looking at the possibility of leasing or buying technology from states with functioning insurance sites.
The report from Boston’s Brigham and Women’s Hospital finds fewer women than men are involved in clinical trials on new drugs and medical devices.