A fourth straight month of solid hiring cut the US unemployment rate to a five-year low of 7 percent in November and employers added 203,000 jobs, an encouraging sign for the economy.
Law enforcement calls the letter, which was received by Abigail Hernandez’s mother last month, a critical lead.
Jim O’Sullivan will take readers’ questions about mayor-elect Marty Walsh’s transition, next year’s gubernatorial election, and more.
These are a few of our favorite (and not-so-favorite) things about the television production of the 1959 Broadway play.
The three stolen statues were found early today, but according to Quincy Police Captain John Dougan, the lamb statue “is still on the lam.”
MONT VERNON, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire police sergeant who broke down a door to save the 11-year-old home invasion victim of a machete attack that killed her mother has been named chief of the Mont Vernon police department.
NEW YORK (AP) — Scientists have reached farther back than ever into the ancestry of humans to recover and analyze DNA, using a bone found in Spain that's estimated to be 400,000 years old. So far, the achievement has provided more questions than answers about our ancient forerunners.
SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazil police say they are investigating a school for suspected racism after it allegedly refused to re-enroll an 8-year-old boy because of his natural Afro hairstyle.
For this edition of our look at daily life we share images from Spain, Nepal, Afghanistan, Russia, Cambodia, Indonesia, and other countries around the world....
Attorney General Martha Coakley sketched out plans Thursday for how she would improve the state’s education system if she were elected governor next year, including...
The state’s largest hospital and physician organization will consolidate administrative operations from 14 sites and move 4,500 non-hospital employees into a new office building to open in late 2016....