The senator said her bill targets practices like placing workers “on-call” with no guarantee of work hours, scheduling them for “split shifts” of nonconsecutive hours, and sending workers home early without pay when demand is low.
A bar near Fenway Park is facing possible sanctions after being cited by Boston police after a shooting that killed a man and injured three other people.
Traditionally, Atlantic Union College, a Seventh-day Adventist institution, wasn’t interested in sports. But in the ’90s, the school started looking at athletic competitions differently. Only A Game’s Bill Littlefield took in a post-game reception at the college in 1995 and came back with this report about the school’s unique sportsmanship.
Police say the suspect, identified as 44-year-old David Deshiro, of Dedham, turned himself in Friday. He faces a felony larceny charge.
A podcast of what local features aired today on WBUR’s Morning Edition.
Norwood police are looking for a man seen on surveillance video stealing a Jimmy Fund donation jar from a convenience store on Thanksgiving Day. The video posted on Facebook shows a bald man, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, grabbing the canister with his right hand and tucking it under his left arm as he turns […]
Police have identified the man killed in a shooting outside a bar near Fenway Park as Jephthe Cherya, a commuter rail conductor for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority.
Retailers Association president Jon Hurst joined Morning Edition to talk about Black Friday sales in Massachusetts.
Author Brian Kilmeade joined WBUR’s Morning Edition to talk about his newest book, “Thomas Jefferson and the Tripoli Pirates: The Forgotten War That Changed American History.”