Two days after the state’s highest court sparked outrage when it ruled that state law allows people to take photographs under a woman’s skirt, Governor Deval Patrick signed a bill today to ban the practice, known as “upskirting.”
President Obama’s warnings to Russia are being brushed aside by Vladimir Putin.
All you need is beef, bacon, and ostrich eggs to make Arnold Schwarzenegger’s 80,000-calorie “steak and egger” sandwich.
Mayor Marty Walsh is floating the idea of keeping some bars and restaurants open until 3:30 a.m., in select neighborhoods.
Employers added 175,000 jobs in February, but the unemployment rate rose to 6.7 percent as more people started looking for work but didn’t find jobs.
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Boston's Berklee College of Music has presented an honorary doctor of music degree to singer, songwriter and activist Harry Belafonte.
DALLAS (AP) — An employee of a Dallas-based financial firm has been sentenced to more than four years in prison for trying to embezzle nearly $1.3 million.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russia rallied support Friday for a Crimean bid to secede from Ukraine, with Russia's top lawmaker assuring her Crimean counterpart that the region would be welcomed as "an absolutely equal subject of the Russian Federation." Across Red Square, 65,000 people waved Russian flags, chanting "Crimea is Russia!"
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.’’
For this edition of our look at daily life we share images from North Korea, Canada, India, Pakistan, China, Poland, and United States and other...
Two days after the state’s highest court sparked outrage when it ruled that state law allows people to take photographs under a woman’s skirt, Governor Deval Patrick signed a bill today to ban the practice...
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....