John Burbine, 50, a convicted sex offender, had been accused of molesting 13 infants and toddlers.
Police are still searching for suspects in the stabbing of two women on Hereford Street.
Mayor Martin Walsh’s administration has continued a shakeup at the city’s planning and development agency.
Mayor Walsh said he wants to streamline permitting, spur vibrant late-night culture, and attract new businesses.
A pregnant South Carolina woman who drove a minivan carrying her three children into the ocean faced attempted murder charges today.
A sure sign that spring is on the horizon: It's time to set the clocks forward for daylight saving time.
All you need is beef, bacon, and ostrich eggs to make Arnold Schwarzenegger’s 80,000-calorie “steak and egger” sandwich.
After it was closed for repairs in December, the tunnel is scheduled to reopen two days ahead of schedule.
Mexican regulators hit the country's main television network with a double punch on Friday, declaring Televisa a "preponderant" market player and slapping restrictions on the company.
WASHINGTON — Relief may be on the way for a weather-weary United States with the predicted warming of the central Pacific Ocean brewing this year that will probably change weather worldwide. But it won’t be for the better everywhere.The warming, called an El Nino, is expected to lead to fewer Atlantic hurricanes and more rain next winter for drought-stricken California and southern states, and even a milder winter for the nation’s frigid northern tier next year, meteorologists say.While it could be good news to lessen the southwestern US drought and shrink heating bills next winter in the far north, ‘‘worldwide it can be quite a different story,’’ said Ken Kunkel, an atmospheric sciences professor at North Carolina State University. ‘‘Some areas benefit. Some don’t.’’
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Supreme Court ruled Friday that the state's school funding system isn't constitutional, ordering improved aid to poor districts by July and more lower-court hearings on how much the state must increase its total spending.
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A Woburn man was arrested this morning after he attacked two state troopers and kicked out the window of a police cruiser on Interstate 93 South in Medford, State Police said. Nassive Palmer, 30, was...
Would-be candidate Scott Brown would trail New Hampshire US Senator Jeanne Shaheen by double-digits, according to a new poll released today....
Meredith Weenick, Boston’s chief financial officer, announced today she will leave city government in April after helping Mayor Martin J. Walsh submit his first budget.Weenick worked for the administration of former mayor Thomas M. Menino...
A Boston scientist poised to launch a pioneering Alzheimer’s prevention study was awarded an $8 million grant Thursday to expand the research and further explore potential causes of cognitive decline in the mind-robbing disease....