Fence jumper at White House sparks evacuation

An unidentified person jumped the White House fence just after President Obama left on a helicopter.

Merrimack College professor charged with possession of child pornography

Merrimack’s civil engineering department chair used his college computer to access child pornography, authorities said.

Stagnant scores in 2014 MCAS

Mass. education officials designated six more schools as “underperforming” on Friday.

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Check results by district for a summary of its overall performance.

From left: Russian Ambassador to Ukraine Mikhail Zurabov, former Ukrainian President Leonid Kuchma and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe envoy Heidi Tagliavini. The leaders delivered the news of the peace negotiations early Saturday in Minsk.

Buffer zone agreed on in Ukrainian peace talks

A 19-mile buffer was created to separate government troops and pro-Russian militants.

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Fall’s hottest styles are decidedly edgy, tough, and grown-up.


His Elective Highness, the President of the United States

Some early Americans thought our leader deserved a splashier title.

Roger Goodell said he would not resign as NFL commissioner at a press conference to address the league’s handling of domestic abuse cases involving players.

Goodell apologizes, says he won’t resign

The NFL commissioner acknowledged problems with his handling of the Ray Rice incident and pledged to take action.

Patriots rookie defensive lineman Dominique Easley intercepts a fourth-quarter pass in Week 2 against Minnesota.  Bruce Kluckhohn-USA TODAY Sports

Patriots rookie Easley contributing sooner than expected

Dominique Easley, who recorded an interception in Week 2, has quickly recovered from ACL surgery nearly one year ago.