Did removing a toll plaza ruin East Boston’s roads?
You know things have gotten pretty bad on the roads when motorists are nostalgic for a toll booth. But the problems in Eastie may have more to do with massive spikes in traffic.
Christopher Roy was killed while fighting a five-alarm fire on Lowell Street in Worcester early Sunday.
A special education school south of Boston put on a spring prom just for kids with autism and other developmental disabilities.
The Hollis, N.H., animal rescue farm has become the target of what the FBI describes as a “vicious” extortion campaign.
A King Philip Regional High School student posted a photo of himself holding a rifle and warned classmates not to go to school Monday.
Grief counselors are at an elementary school in Revere Monday after a five-year-old girl was fatally struck by a woman driving an SUV.
Two masked men broke into a home Sunday night and shoved the two residents inside, including an 81-year-old man, before taking off with cash.
President Trump and special counsel Robert Mueller appear to be on a collision course.
The operator was removed from his train around 8 a.m. after officials said he suffered a medical emergency, causing delays of about 10 minutes during the morning commute.
My wife, Laura Levis, did everything she could to save herself when the asthma attack began. She went to Somerville Hospital and called 911, too. How could she have been left to die just outside the emergency room?
Four firefighters were injured while putting out a 2-alarm fire Sunday afternoon after they were caught in a powerful flashover explosion that knocked two of them down the stairs.
“We’ll see skies become mostly sunny across most areas, but it will remain chilly,’’ forecasters wrote. “Highs will only reach the 30s.”
The estate of gangster James “Whitey” Bulger is preparing to file a wrongful death lawsuit, The Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday.
The vehicle, driven by a Boston woman, plowed into five people standing in a crosswalk, killing a girl, seriously injuring an infant girl, and injuring three others, State Police said.
Massachusetts General Hospital emergency doctors can now prescribe medication for addiction, and a new state law requires others to do the same.
Firefighters used the jaws of life to extricate the driver from the rolled-over car.
Lottery results from Sunday drawings
December 10, 1947: Leopold Morse’s, a men’s clothing store with 5 locations in and around Boston, pitches a Christmas-season ad directly to women looking to buy gifts.
Christopher Roy was with the Worcester Fire Department for 2½ years and leaves a 9-year-old daughter.
A Watertown nonprofit has accused the Newton school district of anti-Israel bias in its high-school world history curriculum.
Officials say that same student also discharged a fire extinguisher in another residence hall.
Helen Drinan earned $1.7 million in 2016, putting her in an elite group of top earners that included the presidents of Northwestern and the University of Chicago.
There are many musicals, plays, and concerts to be enjoyed all over Greater Boston, not just in the city.
The 1773 tea burning preceded the more famous Tea Party protest by three days.
Officials, fire departments, and other agencies paid tribute to Christopher Roy, who died in the line of duty Sunday.
The event raises funds for Globe Santa, which assists families in need across the Boston area.
Today is Monday, Dec. 10, the 344th day of 2018. There are 21 days left in the year.
Based on information given by one of the skiers, State Police troopers found the three men in the area of Wheelerville Road in Mendon, Vt., Saturday afternoon as temperatures reached about 11 degrees, police said.
The Blue, Green, and Orange lines were all impacted when power surged in downtown Boston early Sunday morning.
State Police are searching for one of two drivers who struck and killed a 19-year-old Leominister woman on Route 190 in West Boylston early Sunday morning.
Makayla is legally freed for adoption and can be placed in an active one or two-parent family.
Recent bird sightings from the Mass Audubon Society.
Today is Sunday, Dec. 9, the 343rd day of 2018. There are 22 days left in the year.
Adam Sandel, 32, who lectures on social studies and is also pursuing a law degree at Harvard, hopes to set a new Guinness World Record — again — after competing Saturday in Orlando.
Lottery results from Saturday drawings
The New Jersey Democrat says he’s still undecided on whether to run for president in 2020.
Some Harvard activists say that Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’s efforts to overhaul the Title IX process are altering the landscape of sex assault investigations.
“I always tell children — if you want to sit on my lap, that’s fine. If you want to stand, that’s fine, too,” said Thom Martin, a.k.a. Santa.
The 36-year-old East Falmouth suspect was arrested a short time later at motel on Route 1 in Foxborough, State Police said.
John Anderson, 30, is due to be arraigned on charges of breaking and entering and attempting to commit a crime, Boston police said.
A Boston health care program is hoping to provide homeless women with medication, counseling, and medical providers — and haircuts and facials.
The students were at Tremont and Douglas Park streets when they were robbed, and neither were injured, according to an e-mail sent to students and staff.
Thirty years after Christopher and Jennifer Jones died, classmates remembered their friends by raising money for Globe Santa.
You can protect yourself from climate change, since your leaders won’t. Here are six ideas on how to do it.
The man, who State Police said was about 53, drove his car into the water around 8:52 a.m. Saturday but was able to get himself out and to shore without help.
Family members of a Lynn man whose burned body was found in a public park last week remembered him as a playful, affectionate man who loved his 3-year-old boy.
Buses replaced service on Commonwealth Avenue after the back of the two-car train derailed near Blandford Street.
The bear roamed Friday night near retailers, restaurants, and a movie theater, police said.
Jennifer Glidden, 50, of Exeter, N.H., was arrested at her home at approximately 3:30 p.m. and charged with certain use of computer services prohibited, Manchester police said in a statement.
Today is Saturday, Dec. 8, the 342nd day of 2018. There are 23 days left in the year.