Police have tightened security around Boston’s iconic Fenway Park after one person was killed and three others wounded in an early morning shooting. Boston police said the shooting happened around 2 a.m. Thursday near a bar adjacent to the ballpark, which is playing host to a high school football team. The game between Needham and […]
The family of the late pro football Hall of Famer, Frank Gifford, has disclosed that after his death this summer, doctors found signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, in his brain. Chris Nowinski, co-founder and executive director of the Concussion Legacy Foundation, joined WBUR’s Morning Edition to talk about what this announcement from the Gifford family might mean.
Doing away with chronic homelessness–beginning with homelessness among veterans–is the ambitious goal of Boston Mayor Marty Walsh. The mayor joined WBUR’s Morning Edition to speak about these efforts.
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Plymouth District Attorney Timothy Cruz says 43-year-old Fernando Owens faces a murder charge in the Nov. 3 death of Ashley Bortner, originally from Paulsboro, New Jersey.
Simon Henshaw, principal deputy assistant secretary of state for the State Department’s population, refugees and migration bureau, says “we have the tightest system” for refugee resettlement acceptance into the U.S.
Felix Rivera Jr., of Lynn, pleaded guilty Tuesday to misdemeanor counts of assault and battery and filing a false report as a public employee. He was sentenced to two years of probation.
This afternoon, highs will be typical for the time of year, mostly in the 40s. On Thanksgiving, we trade the clear skies for clouds — but the day will be even warmer.
Celtics coach Brad Stevens wasn’t surprised at how poorly his team performed. “We had this coming,” he said.