A 52-year-old Revere woman was struck and killed by an MBTA bus on Broadway last night, according to the Suffolk District Attorney’s office. A spokesman for the D.A. said no charges have been filed in the case yet, and the driver was not impaired. An investigation is continuing.
A potential storm this weekend is likely to happen, writes meteorologist Dave Epstein.
An official called the man doing sign language at Nelson Mandela's memorial a "fake.”
President Barack Obama's top health official is asking for an investigation into the administration's botched rollout of HealthCare.gov.
Democrat Katherine Clark could be sworn in as early as this week to represent the state’s 5th Congressional District.
The fans of country music love Luke Bryan (left) and Florida Georgia Line and they proved it again during the American Country Awards.
The 1988 dark comedy “Heathers”, starring Winona Ryder (left), has been turned into a musical by Tony Award nominee Laurence O’Keefe and Emmy Award winner Kevin Murphy.
NEW YORK (AP) — Time magazine selected Pope Francis as its Person of the Year on Wednesday, saying the Catholic Church's new leader has changed the perception of the 2,000-year-old institution in an extraordinary way in a short time.
BAGRAM AIR FIELD, Afghanistan (AP) — America's top military officer says the U.S. does not intend to renegotiate a security deal with Afghanistan and that a full withdrawal of its forces from the country at the end of 2014 could reverse gains made by Afghan troops in their war against the Taliban.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Comet ISON, once optimistically called the comet of the century, is dead, the victim of a way-too-close brush with the sun. It was barely a year old.
The Farne Islands are off the coast of northeast England and are home to a huge seabird colony. The islands are owned and protected by......
Democrat Katherine M. Clark cruised to victory Tuesday, capturing the US House seat long held by Edward J. Markey, in a lightly contested special election.She will become just the fifth woman to represent Massachusetts in the US House.Turnout appeared to be very low in a race that was an anticlimactic coda to the fiercely contested seven-way Democratic primary that Clark won in October.A state senator from Melrose, Clark easily defeated three-little known opponents. With 51 percent of precincts reporting, Clark had 65 percent of the vote to 33 percent for Republican Frank J. Addivinola Jr. Two independents, James Hall and James Aulenti, each had about 1 percent.
Democrat Katherine M. Clark cruised to victory Tuesday, capturing the US House seat long held by Edward J. Markey, in a lightly contested special election....
A Brookline psychiatric hospital is again accepting patients, but on a limited basis, after the state gave preliminary approval to its plan for correcting serious safety and human rights violations found by inspectors, including the...