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WBUR senior political reporter Anthony Brooks joined Morning Edition's Deborah Becker to talk about the debate.
The Woods Hole Group report's recommendations include posting more lifeguards to watch for sharks, providing people with stop-the-bleed training and enhancing communication at beaches.
Beavers can cause serious flooding problems. But North America’s largest rodent also does a lot of good for the environment. So in the face of climate change, a growing number...
Piecing together the story behind this beautiful victim of time required collaborative sleuthing and meticulous digging.
Many of the migrants living at the Matamoros, Mexico border encampment are young children. To help them, Felicia Rangel-Samponaro began a makeshift school where the classes are led by asylum-seekers...
The case -- which could have profound impacts on how New Hampshire treats people who are in a mental health crisis -- involves a group of mostly anonymous plaintiffs who...
The New Hampshire Department of Fish and Game says search and rescue calls now average over 200 per year.
Former Gov. Deval Patrick joined WBUR's Morning Edition to remember the friend and colleague he called "MarDee X."
ESPN football writer Mike Reiss joined WBUR's Morning Edition to assess the team's play.
At one South Carolina event this week, many in the audience appreciated what Warren said, but didn't know much about the senator from Massachusetts.
Dr. Michael Siegel of Boston University School of Public Health believes black market THC is a bigger danger than nicotine products
Trailing Joe Biden among black voters, the Massachusetts U.S. senator pitched her plan as a way to reduce the racial wealth gap.
A small tool called the MX908 can test trace drug samples for evidence of fentanyl and other deadly chemicals, which advocates say may ultimately help reduce overdose deaths in an...
The Houston Rockets general manager is a pioneer in the field of sports analytics — relying more on hard data than scouts' eyes to evaluate players. Morey taught a class...
To see what's changed, we visited with Elizabeth Sides of Hopkinton, Sheridan Brown of Grantham and Bedford business consultant Susan Terzakis.
A number of shops in New Hampshire that sell vaping products say they have seen an increase in customers from Massachusetts since Gov. Baker temporarily banned their sale here.
Now in a development boom, Lynn hopes to attract people with well-paying jobs who are looking for an affordable alternative to Boston. But anti-gentrification activists argue it’s absurd to subsidize...
Anthony Brooks joined WBUR's Morning Edition to talk about Warren's rise in the polls, and her prospects in South Carolina.
Two undersea cables carry electricity from Cape Cod to Nantucket, Now, the island has a new backup supply: a giant battery.