Winter storm expected to hamper Thanksgiving travel

Up to a foot of snow is expected to fall in parts of Western and Central Massachusetts Wednesday.

Those arrested face charges that include disorderly conduct and disturbing the peace, said police spokesman Officer James Kenneally.

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45 arrested during Boston protest over Ferguson

Dozens were arrested for charges that included disorderly conduct and disturbing the peace.

Darren Wilson is seen in an undated photo released by the St. Louis County Prosecutor's Office Monday.

In first interview, Darren Wilson says he has clean conscience

The Ferguson officer said he couldn’t have done anything differently in his confrontation with Michael Brown.

Will Lautzenheiser showed how he can use his newly transplanted arms to hug his partner, Angel Gonzalez.

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Double arm transplant a success for local recipient

For Will Lautzenheiser, the limbs of a stranger have become his own, transplanted during a nine-hour operation at Brigham and Women’s.

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/11/26/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/shaughnessy-7242.jpg Red Sox to be applauded for spending

What we’ve seen this week is more like the Red Sox of the old days.

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The deal will keep the special teams ace in New England through the 2016 season.

Bill Cosby helped Berklee College of Music mark its 60th anniversary with a performance at the Wang Center on Jan. 28, 2006.

Colleges face quandary over ties to Cosby

Berklee College of Music distanced itself from Bill Cosby amid accusations against him, but UMass Amherst is maintaining its ties.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/11/26/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/tdayturkeyleg.jpg Passing the drumstick to a new generation

State judges in Mass. face mandatory retirement at age 70. But when it comes to stepping aside at Thanksgiving, the rules aren’t set.