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Park to be named after Martin Richa...

Park to be named after Martin Richard

Boston officials have announced that a park proposed to be built along the city's waterfront will be named after the youngest victim of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings.

Daily fantasy sports companies addr...

Daily fantasy sports companies address gambling regulators

Daily fantasy sports companies will address Massachusetts gambling regulators as state leaders weigh new restrictions on the fast-growing industry.

Brewster police place cameras in cr...

Brewster police place cameras in cruisers

In the town of Brewster, it's lights, camera, and may I have your license and registration?

1 dead after Boston shooting

1 dead after Boston shooting

One person was rushed to the hospital Wednesday morning after being shot twice in the chest. A FOX25 crew at the scene said the shooting happened just before 2 a.m. at Rutland Square at Tremont.    

Testimony complete in Chism murder ...

Testimony complete in Chism murder trial

The last testimony could be some of the most damning in the murder trial of Phillip Chism.

MLB recommends netting between dugo...

MLB recommends netting between dugouts

Major League Baseball has recommended teams have protective netting between the dugouts for any field-level seats within 70 feet of home plate.

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Rhode Island could be the 28th stat...

Rhode Island could be the 28th state to ban powdered alcohol

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) ? The Rhode Island Senate has approved a bill that would ban the sale and use of powdered alcohol in the state.
Disney is closing its research lab ...

Disney is closing its research lab in Cambridge

Gov. Baker has a ?rare, historic? c...

Gov. Baker has a ?rare, historic? chance to reshape the state?s courts

The departures of three Supreme Judicial Court justices give Gov. Charlie Baker an opportunity.
Police arrest man accused of assaul...

Police arrest man accused of assaulting officer, hitting elderly pedestrian

Former Boston Mayor Ray Flynn uninj...

Former Boston Mayor Ray Flynn uninjured after car accident

Former Boston Mayor Ray Flynn was involved in a car accident Thursday near his South Boston home.
Parents file wrongful death lawsuit...

Parents file wrongful death lawsuit against nanny

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NWS: 'Life threatening wind chill' ...

NWS: 'Life threatening wind chill' expected for Saturday afternoon

The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill watch for Saturday afternoon through Sunday afternoon. 
Emergency officials urge residents ...

Emergency officials urge residents to take precautions during dangerous wind chills

Massachusetts Emergency Management is urging residents to take precautions during dangerous temperatures Saturday and Sunday.  
Police: Woburn hit-and-run suspect ...

Police: Woburn hit-and-run suspect captured

Massachusetts State Police announced via Twitter Thursday afternoon that a suspect wanted in connection with a hit-and-run has been captured. 
Lawrence homeless shelter worker ch...

Lawrence homeless shelter worker charged with hitting, dragging child

A worker at a shelter for homeless families in Lawrence is facing some troubling charges. 
Clinton, Sanders clash over minorit...

Clinton, Sanders clash over minorities, money -- and Obama

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders tangled over the price tag and practicality of his plans for expanded government programs.
NTSB to launch 2nd search mission f...

NTSB to launch 2nd search mission for wrecked freighter

The 790-foot freighter El Faro sank after losing engine power and getting caught in a Category 4 hurricane.

BostonHerald

Dems seek drug abuse funds as elect...

Dems seek drug abuse funds as election-year issue sharpens

WASHINGTON ? Congressional Democrats called Thursday for hundreds of millions in emergency spending to fight drug abuse but ran into Republican resistance as another health issue spiraled into an election-year showdown.

With the calendar edging deeper into the campaign season, the latest dispute echoes other clashes over whether the federal government should use more taxpayer dollars to contain the Zika virus and help Flint, Michigan, recover from a public health crisis in which its water system has been contaminated with lead.

Einstein's right again: Scient...

Einstein's right again: Scientists detect ripples in gravity

WASHINGTON ? It was just a tiny, almost imperceptible "chirp," but it simultaneously opened humanity's ears to the music of the cosmos and proved Einstein right again.

In what is being hailed as one of the biggest eureka moments in the history of physics, scientists announced Thursday that they have finally detected gravitational waves, the ripples in the fabric of space and time that Einstein predicted a century ago.

Cruz app data collection helps camp...

Cruz app data collection helps campaign read minds of voters

WASHINGTON ? Protecting the privacy of law-abiding citizens from the government is a pillar of Ted Cruz's Republican presidential candidacy, but his campaign is testing the limits of siphoning personal data from supporters.

His "Cruz Crew" mobile app is designed to gather detailed information from its users' phones ? tracking their physical movements and mining the names and contact information for friends who might want nothing to do with his campaign.

Shares of travel websites Expedia a...

Shares of travel websites Expedia and TripAdvisor soar

NEW YORK ? Shares of Expedia and TripAdvisor soared Thursday, even though the travel website companies reported differing results for the fourth quarter.

Expedia's results were worse than Wall Street expected as costs piled up related to its acquisition of Orbitz, the company reported late Wednesday. But Expedia, which also runs Travelocity, Hotwire and other travel-related websites, said the number of hotel room nights booked in the quarter rose 39 percent.

Last occupiers of Oregon wildlife r...

Last occupiers of Oregon wildlife refuge surrender to FBI

BURNS, Ore. ? Surrounded by FBI agents in armored vehicles, the last four occupiers of a national nature preserve surrendered Thursday, and a leader in their movement who organized a 2014 standoff with authorities was criminally charged in federal court.

Cleveland mayor apologizes for bill...

Cleveland mayor apologizes for billing family of dead boy

CLEVELAND ? The mayor of Cleveland apologized Thursday to the family of Tamir Rice, a black 12-year-old boy fatally shot by a white Cleveland police officer, for the city having sent the administrator of the boy's estate a "decedent's last dying expense" claim of $500 for ambulance services.

Mayor Frank Jackson opened a City Hall news conference by saying, "We want to start off again apologizing to the Rice family if in fact this has added to any grief or pain they may have."

Boston Channel

'Life-threatening' cold and wind ex...

'Life-threatening' cold and wind expected this weekend

Arctic air directly from the North Pole will arrive between Thursday night and Sunday.
5 Investigates: Cash-strapped MBTA ...

5 Investigates: Cash-strapped MBTA paying drivers to stay home

End of the shift at the MBTA's busy Cabot Yard in South Boston for most of the bus drivers means most have worked a full day, but 5 Investigates found the T is paying many bus drivers as well as train and trolley operators to stay home and pays other drivers overtime to fill their shifts.
Man accused of assaulting officer, ...

Man accused of assaulting officer, hitting pedestrian in custody

A "dangerous career felon" wanted for running down a pedestrian after assaulting an officer is now in custody, police said.
Severely neglected dog saved; women...

Severely neglected dog saved; women face cruelty charges

A New Hampshire landlord entered what she believed to be an abandoned apartment and made a heartbreaking discovery Monday.
School bus driver charged with OUI ...

School bus driver charged with OUI after crash

A school bus driver in Dudley is charged with operating under the influence of alcohol after crashing into a utility pole while bringing students home after school Thursday.
Bergeron scores twice, Bruins beat ...

Bergeron scores twice, Bruins beat Jets

Patrice Bergeron scored twice, Brett Connolly had three assists and the Boston Bruins beat the Winnipeg Jets 6-2 on Thursday night.
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