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WBUR Edify reporter Carrie Jung was in federal court on Monday for day one of a suit saying Harvard University discriminates against Asian-Americans, and joined Morning Edition to discuss what...
President Trump vows severe punishment and sends Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to meet with Saudi Arabia's King Salman as the rift grows over the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Lawyers laid out their key arguments in opening statements Monday, and Dean of Admissions William Fitzsimmons took to the stand to defend the university.
We trace the art's possible path from Boston to Connecticut to Philadelphia.
Top journalists open their notebooks and look ahead to the week’s news at home and abroad.
In a saga littered with con artists and dead ends, I have come to view Guarente as a legitimate suspect -- and and worthy of further investigation, writes reporter Stephen...
A party in South Texas to mark a toddler's first birthday erupted in gunfire, leaving four men dead and a fifth man wounded Saturday afternoon.
Guards and inmates at the Garner Correctional Institution in Newtown allege Correction Department officials exposed them to high levels of the radioactive gas.
On the eve of the jubilant occasion, another shooting death was added to a growing tally.
A wave of women are speaking up, among them a 1984 graduate of Mount Holyoke College alleging sexual misconduct by a former professor.
Artistic adviser David St. George was charged with receiving and possessing thousands of files of child pornography.
George Anastasia has covered organized crime in Philadelphia for 40 years.
Robert “Bobby” Gentile denied that either he or his old friend and criminal associate Bobby Guarente, ever had possession of the stolen Gardner artwork, but not for lack of trying.
Ryan McGuigan defended Bobby Gentile, a criminal with mafia ties who was believed to have knowledge on the Gardner heist.
Barry Gross’ career in law enforcement began seven years before the Gardner heist.
Rick DesLauriers was head of the Boston FBI back in 2013 when the bureau announced to the public that it was confident it knew who was responsible for the Gardner...
Robert “Bobby” Guarente, a Boston mob associate, became a key suspect for involvement in the Gardner theft in 2010 -- six years after his death.
Justice Kavanaugh takes his seat on the Supreme Court. Nikki Haley heads for the exits. Hurricane Michael threatens lives. The weekly news roundtable digs in.
Some lawmakers seek to prevent many people from voting ahead of this fall’s midterms. Those efforts don’t show up in polls, but could affect the results.
The medal is awarded to individuals distinguished in “their contributions to African and African American culture and the life of the mind.”