An Essex Superior Court judge today dismissed charges against a man accused of abducting his son, more than five years after the boy vanished during a weekend visit in Lynn.
Libyan officials said an American teacher was shot to death while jogging in the city of Benghazi today.
The number of people applying for unemployment benefits fell to 298,000, nearly a six-year low.
Workers are trying to save 41 stranded pilot whales. Efforts on Wednesday were not successful, and 10 whales have died already.
The statues were stolen from a Quincy Square nativity scene, the third vandalism of that scene in the last nine years, police said.
These simple, science-based strategies could help you avoid weight gain during the holidays. You might even lose some weight.
Opinion | Alex Beam
Pope Francis’s refreshing approach seems to have adherents of other religions wishing they had a pope one of their own.
Ellsbury never pretended that staying in Boston was a priority. For him, it was always about the money.
The governor wants to block a casino on Martha’s Vineyard by the Wampanoag Tribe of Aquinnah, although he backs another tribe’s casino plan.
A heat shield being built by a Wilmington company for NASA’s Orion spacecraft was picked up by the Super Guppy aircraft to make a journey from Boston to Florida.
Wags and barks speak volumes when it comes to understanding what a dog is saying, but there are also clues in a dog’s eyes, ears, nose or the tilt of its head. Are humans getting the right messages?
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