Paul Shanley, Boston Catholic Priest Convicted Of Raping Boy, Is Released From Prison
Massachusetts prison officials say Paul Shanley was released from the Old Colony Correctional Center in Bridgewater on Friday.
Forensic Psychiatrist Explains How Experts Evaluate Risk Sex Offenders Will Abuse Again
Dr. Angeline Stanislaus says "it is impossible to determine with 100 percent accuracy whether a person is going to commit a sex offense or not"...
Winchester Hospital Reports Possible Scabies Outbreak
Officials at Winchester Hospital say more than 20 hospital employees are receiving treatment after it was discovered that a patient was showing symptoms of an...
New Bedford Hurricane Barrier: Not An 'Impermeable Line Of Defense' Against Climate Change
New Bedford is home to the longest hurricane barrier on the East Coast, but city leaders know the wall can only hold back the sea for so long. The sea level is rising and storms will get more intense as a result of global warming.
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The Week That Was: Health Care Dance In Washington, Boston Teens Make Good Lawyers And More
The Senate voted down “repeal” and the GOP’s “repeal and replace” health care plan while teens in Boston caught a major oversight in TD Garden’s operation. All that and more from Tom Keane’s weekly news roundup.