Alvin Chang / Globe Staff
Alvin Chang / Globe Staff
“City of Angels,’’ now at Lyric Stage Company of Boston under the energetic direction of Spiro Veloudos, is a clever but uneven musical.
President Obama and other politicians spoke at the dedication of the Edward Kennedy Institute in Dorchester today.
Frank DePaola, interim general manager for the MBTA, said the T could have used anti-icing fluid on its third rails.
With boy’s parents in the courtroom, a medical examiner detailed Martin Richard’s fatal injuries before the prosecution rested its case.
Hospitals that discharge patients to expensive skilled nursing facilities are raising costs and reducing care quality.
The Massachusetts State Lottery Commission has a share of the responsibility in ensuring its games are played responsibly.
In a cliffhanger of an election, early returns Monday night from half the states showed Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan and former military dictator Muhammadu Buhari almosbt even in states won.
Written in the wake of his mother’s death, Sufjan Stevens’s devastating new album is a beautiful elegy to loss and grief and the ways we process and move beyond both.
The prosecution rested its case with a description of injuries to Martin Richard, who embodied the innocence that was lost.
Ivan the Terrible, the Russian czar, should really be considered Ivan the Not So Bad, according to a wildly popular historical exhibition held recently near the Kremlin. The exhibition accused the Western news media of miscasting Czar Ivan IV as “the Terrible.”
Federal regulators say they are reviewing the status of the porbeagle shark to determine if listing the species under the Endangered Species Act is warranted.
Cranston teachers will be allowed to observe Good Friday despite objections from the city’s school department.
The unsuccessful bill brought by a group of New Hampshire fourth-graders to name the red-tailed hawk as the state’s official raptor is back.
Police used an iPhone app to track down a thief after he stole a woman’s purse in Boston’s Roxbury neighborhood, police said.
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Many prognosticators like the Sox’ chances, but that might be a reflection of the division, not the team.
Christian Vazquez’s injury is unsettling, but the Sox believe they have enough depth at the position for now.
Munich, Krakow, and Denver all got the thumbs-down when they made their Olympic bids a referendum.
McClain had a solid season with Dallas last year after a stormy tenure with the Raiders.
Bradley scored 30 points as the Celtics recovered from a loss to the Clippers on Sunday night.