BOSTON — A jury last week found Azamat Tazhayakov guilty of impeding the investigation into the Boston Marathon bombing.
The tornado touched down in Revere Monday morning, bringing down trees and damaging property.
BOSTON — Tenacity, the nonprofit tennis-and-literacy project behind these activities, is serving 5,000 Boston students this summer.
Ari & Mia, the Americana duo, talk about teaching as well as playing fiddle music.
As supporters of ousted Market Basket CEO Arthur T. Demoulas gathered early Friday for another protest of the supermarket chain, Market Basket board members were scheduled to meet to review the employee protests hobbling its 71 New England stores.
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. — While residents debate Gov. Patrick’s proposal to offer temporary shelter to as many as 1,000 young immigrants, nearly as many have been placed with relatives here since January.
BOSTON — Within two years, travelers on the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority’s commuter rails will be able to access free — though arguably limited — wireless Internet that MBTA officials say will be of a higher quality than the trains’ current WiFi connections.
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.
“There were times when it was uncool–liking sports for an indie rocker or a punk rocker and I’ve felt that way, but it never kept me from liking baseball,” says Steven Wynn, a founding member of The Baseball Project, a band that writes and plays songs exclusively about baseball and is playing at Great Scott on Wednesday, July 30.
He loves baseball, still, but says, “I would rather go to a rock show than a baseball game from a fan standpoint,” says Jim Sullivan, on baseball player and rock musician Lenny DiNardo who shares his praise of the band, The Baseball Project.
BOSTON — The weapon 21-year-old Stephen Silva is accused of possessing is the same type of weapon authorities have said was used to kill MIT Police Officer Sean Collier.
At the Union Square Market Basket, produce shelves were empty as employees picketed on the sidewalk, urging shoppers to go elsewhere until ousted-CEO Arthur T. Demoulas is reinstated.
This year’s Boston Midsummer Opera is Smetena’s “The Bartered Bride.” It begins Wednesday at Boston University.
A New Hampshire veteran who continued to fight after being wounded in one of Afghanistan’s bloodiest battles will receive the Medal of Honor at the White House Monday afternoon.
BOSTON — Boston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a male victim in the city’s South End neighborhood.
Fred Plowright, a recent Charlestown High School graduate, says most students recognize that an arts education helps them develop beyond the classroom, no matter what their aspirations are.
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.
Watch the first-ever gubernatorial debate, sponsored by Create the Vote, held at the Hanover Theatre in Worcester Tuesday night.
The Harvard Film Archive hosts a retrospective of the complete Fritz Lang beginning Friday. The series begins with live piano accompaniment to “Metropolis.”
Local bass player and teacher Rick McLaughlin shares his memories, and favorite recordings, of renowned bass player Charlie Haden, who died last week.
Young jazz saxophonist Grace Kelly’s still-evolving vision embraces jazz as a form of popular music without discarding her respect for tradition. The Brookline native attracts attention first with her great fluidity and technical command.
“New” Samuel Beckett story catches the master halfway to glory (which doesn’t mean you have to read it)
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.