A Mass was held for Cpl. John Dawson on Monday in Upton, and he was buried with full military honors in the Northbridge village of Whitinsville where he grew up. Dawson leaves his parents and a sister.
At Kenmore Square on Marathon Monday, the line of spectators was only one person deep. But WBUR’s Fred Thys found lots of enthusiasm.
Heartbreak Hill turned out to be a meeting place for people with some long-distance relationships.
There are still going to be showers in the forecast, but it’s more of a widely scattered thing rather than a steady rain.
Jurors in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are getting ready to hear evidence on what his punishment should be — life in prison or the death penalty.
Hundreds of runners on Monday fell victim to hypothermia, a condition where despite a runner’s hyper-exertion, their body temperature drops dangerously low.
A federal prosecutor says a Hartford crime figure told an undercover FBI agent that he had access to two paintings stolen from Boston’s Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in 1990 and was willing to negotiate a sale of individual works for $500,000.