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The Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce is holding a six-day festival to try to help millennials of color feel welcome and willing to stay in Boston.
Elected leaders and gas company officials said Friday that service should be fully restored to the 86,000 properties affected by last week's gas explosions and fires by Nov. 19.
Apart for nearly five months, a father and his young son are reunited in Honduras. The father was deported in May while his six-year-old boy was held in federal immigration...
Columbia Gas on Friday plans to announce details of its plan for replacing all 48 miles of pipeline in the Merrimack Valley.
Jay Gonzalez announced Wednesday that he wants to impose a 1.6 percent tax on nonprofit college and university endowments over $1 billion.
Several attorneys have filed a class action lawsuit against Columbia Gas on behalf of people displaced by last week's explosions in Lawrence, Andover, and North Andover.
Reporter Callum Borchers joins WBUR's All Things Considered host Lisa Mullins to discuss the gas explosions' ongoing impacts to the Merrimack Valley.
Boston Globe reporter Linda Matchan joined All Things Considered's Lisa Mullins to discuss her story about the crisis in unregulated home health care.
WBUR's Anthony Brooks reports.
WBUR's Callum Borchers reports.
WBUR's Steve Brown reports.
Thursday, the safety mechanisms or procedures that are supposed to make sure that the fossil fuel is delivered safely somehow failed in the Merrimack Valley.
There were no classes Friday at Arlington Middle School in Lawrence. Instead the gymnasium was full of emergency cots and piles of donations.
Some think it's inevitable that babies' DNA will be analyzed right after birth, but that future is far off, a new study by Boston researchers suggests.
An estimated 1,000 families may get a second chance at asylum in the U.S., including some Massachusetts residents who were separated from their families due to President Trump's now-defunct family...
“The kind of main premise of the piece is to get people to think about the messaging behind fashion and beauty advertising,” says Somerville-based artist Catherine Siller.
In her first one-on-one interview since her historic victory, Pressley reflects on the highs and lows of the campaign and how she sought to "change the math."
Some voters see Pressley's win over longtime incumbent Congressman Mike Capuano as a sign of a major shift underway in the district -- and in many other parts of the...
Mathew Locke was previously charged in the case with lying to investigators. He now faces first-degree murder charges in the deaths of Sara Bermudez and her three young children.