According to the Massachusetts Lottery, the Appletown Market in Sterling sold a ticket entitling the winner to half of Wednesday’s night Powerball grand prize. The total cash value of the winning pot is $68 million, meaning the Sterling ticket is worth $34,182,985.55 each if the winners select the cash payout.
The snow is going to start later in the morning Saturday and become heavier during the afternoon and evening, writes Weather Wisdom blogger and meteorologist David Epstein.
The Boston Licensing Board approved requests Thursday from the Red Sox to expand sales of liquor to three more stations inside the 101-year-old ballpark and also to allow sales of all alcohol until the end of the seventh inning.
The execution of Jang Song Thaek , Kim Jong Un’s uncle, was a stunning end for Kim’s former mentor, long considered the country’s No. 2 official.
Andre Williams, the nation’s leading rusher and Heisman finalist, became the first running back in BC history to be named the winner of the award.
Three young adults in the Northeast who abruptly died in the past 13 months had an undetected heart inflammation caused by the tick-borne illness.
President George W. Bush wrote a note to Alabama kicker Cade Foster after Foster’s rough outing in the Auburn game, telling him “Life has its setbacks. I know!”
The season hasn’t started yet in the Northeast—and isn’t likely to peak until February or March.
Sandro Fonseca allegedly pointed a pistol with a laser sight at two people in Roxbury.
There is no way to eliminate stress during the college admissions process, but there are ways to make it bearable.
A date has been set for a special election to fill the state Senate seat formerly held by Democrat Katherine Clark, who won a special election to Congress.
The suit was filed in part over state gambling commission head Stephen Crosby’s link to a landowner who stands to benefit from an Everett casino project.
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.
The city said the tax deal is intended to help the developers attract a Star Market grocery store to the property and build an underground parking garage with hundreds of spaces.
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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