A federal study suggests death from Lyme disease is more common than previously thought after three young adults in the Northeast who abruptly died in the past 13 months had an undetected heart inflammation caused by the tick-borne bacteria.
Sandro Fonseca allegedly pointed a pistol with a laser sight at two people in Roxbury, and was arrested shortly afterwards by his fellow officers, police said.
Democrat Katherine Clark, only the fifth woman ever elected to the US House from Mass., has been sworn in as the state’s newest member of Congress.
Arctic fronts will push through the region and bring snow on Saturday.
National and local baseball analysts share their thoughts on the Red Sox’ chances of making a repeat trip to the World Series in 2014.
The past few years have seen a number of Boston-area companies make the jump and go public. Here are some of local companies to watch for IPOs.
The man accused of faking sign interpretation at Nelson Mandela’s memorial said he was hearing voices.
The suit was filed in part over Crosby’s link to a landowner who stands to benefit from an Everett casino project.
There is no way to eliminate stress during the college admissions process, but there are ways to make it bearable.
A 56-year-old man fell to his death after smashing through a locked eighth-floor window in a state-run mental health facility Wednesday, authorities said.
Matthew R. Rodriguez, 19, was serving as a combat engineer and has been awarded the National Defense Service Medal.
The files compiled on John Silber, appointed to three commission posts during the Reagan administration, contained mostly flattering notes.
Doc returned to the Garden as head coach of the Clippers for the first time Wednesday night. And it was a love-fest. Doc-apalooza.
Every student should learn basic principles of computing, and one hour of instruction won’t suffice.
Gridlock took an early holiday in the House for the budget deal, but across the Capitol, the Senate remains in the grip of the worst partisan warfare in its history.
The movies “12 Years a Slave” and “American Hustle” were the top nominees. On the TV side, HBO’s Liberace biopic “Behind the Candelabra” and Netflix’s political drama, “House of Cards,” made a splash with four nominations apiece.
Holiday party season is an ideal time to step up your hair game so trade last year’s chignon, last season’s sleek pony, and last week’s sock bun for something new.
A freshman from Pakistan who used the Internet to teach himself to play instruments, compose music and make films is the youngest TED senior fellow ever selected.
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