A preholiday snowstorm hit Boston yesterday, paralyzing traffic and causing an avalanche of cancellations. As of 10 p.m. last night, when the storm was beginning to exit the region, the highest snowfall reported by the weather service was 8.1 inches in Framingham.
Eldo Kim, a 20-year-old undergraduate, allegedly sent e-mails Monday morning warning of “shrapnel bombs” on campus.
Dr. Hooman Noorchashm says a widespread surgical technique used on thousands during hysterectomies is endangering women and creating a public health crisis.
The Department of Children and Families admitted a “serious failure’’ in the handling of Jeremiah Oliver, 5, who has been missing since September.
Tennis great Billie Jean King will be one of two openly gay athletes in the US delegation for the opening and closing ceremonies at Sochi.
What better way is there to enjoy the post-storm snow than finding a great local sledding spot?
Whether it’s to get a laugh or to send a message, a properly placed gag gift can make your holiday celebration one to remember.
Tired of the typical squeaky toys and scratching posts? Boston.com Pets has rounded up the following unusual holiday gifts for your furry friends.
Boston.com sports producer Steve Silva was one of 467 people selected for a chance to run next year’s Boston Marathon. He explains why he’s running.
This dog is at least one man’s best friend after both were hit by a car, and Lucy the loyal pooch went for help to save her owner.
Former Patriot tight end Aaron Hernandez has been sued by the family of a Boston man he’s accused of killing.
A little-known provision of the Affordable Care Act boosts the maximum incentives for workplace programs that encourage employees to get healthier.
When it comes to Boston’s sports teams, Dan Shaughnessy doesn’t get emotional about whether they win or lose.
You’ll be hearing more from developer Adam Weiner in 2014 as he chases the Holy Grail of development: air rights.
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