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Ahead of Sunday's big game, fans are anxious about whether Tom Brady will play in it. The quarterback is not offering the assurances fans are looking for.
As negotiations continued in Washington, state budget officials began preparing contingency plans in the event the possible shutdown lasts for several weeks.
"Abusers, your time is up. The survivors are here, standing tall, and we are not going anywhere," Raisman said, asking the judge to give Larry Nassar the maximum sentence possible.
The White House is removing Haiti from the list of more than 80 nationalities permitted to come to the U.S. on H2A agricultural and H2B non-agricultural visas.
Researchers say the study gives "the best evidence to date" that preventing all head hits, whether concussions occur or not, is the key to preventing the serious form of chronic...
The selected location is the Boston metro area, and that includes proposals from Boston and Somerville.
A bit of snow will fall on the Boston area, affecting the morning commute on Wednesday.
If the city accepts the federal money, says its city council president, "individuals will believe that we have the necessary funds to help everyone."
The state used a code name -- "Project Rufus" -- for its bid for Amazon's second headquarters.
Walsh denounced the Trump administration's decision to end temporary protection for Salvadorans, and promised the city would offer resources to affected immigrants.
Salvadoran TPS holders have until Sept. 9, 2019 to leave the U.S. or make arrangements for another legal status before they become eligible for deportation.
Austin Blackmon, Boston's environment chief, discussed the recent nor'easter and the city's climate change preparedness initiatives.
WBUR's Sam Fleming pays homage to Robert Siegel, who hosted All Things Considered for 30 years.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Session announced Thursday he will repeal a policy that has allowed states to legalize marijuana despite its illegal status under federal law.
Robert Siegel's last day on the job is Friday.
Typically, no matter what superintendents choose to do, parents and students have something to say when school shuts down in rough weather.
A day after his release, Francisco Rodriguez made sure to meet his daughter at school, as he had done almost every day since she was 3.
Here's why warehouses are experimenting with autonomous mobile robots.
It's going to be a wet, cold weekend, with snow in northern New England and freezing rain to the south. If you're traveling, give yourself plenty of time, as the...
What does it take to volunteer to answer the suicide hotline at Samaritans? A kind word, an open mind -- and the ability to listen.