Dick Stratton grew up in North Quincy, got a bug to fly, spent six years in prison in Vietnam, and has had a wonderful life. Now there’s a street in Quincy named after him. And he’s still here to enjoy it. 7:07 p.m.
The American withdrawal from Syria has been widely condemned as a gift to US foes like Iran, Russia, and Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad, all of which seek to fill the power vacuum. Scholars and diplomats say the move hurts America’s ability to make promises in the future. 6:42 p.m.
Volodymyr Zhukovskyy, the driver accused of causing a collision that killed seven motorcyclists in New Hampshire, has been indicted on 23 charges saying he negligently caused the deaths and was under the influence at the time. 5:35 p.m.
Astronaut Jessica Meir, a Caribou, Maine native, said in a live chat aboard the International Space Station Monday afternoon that she’s not satisfied with just walking in space. She wants to walk on the moon. 5:07 p.m.