Travel in Boston, MA

The federal government’s new Opportunity Zones program is aimed at spurring development in low-income areas, but some question who stands to benefit.

Gregory Ostiguy, 50, “did indeed strike his dog with a baseball bat” inside a car near Colonial Way around 6:50 p.m. Friday night, police said in a statement.

The Columbus defender headed in a corner kick in the 85th minute for the game’s only goal.

Saudi Arabian officials detained seven people who are being accused of working with “foreign entities.”

Jens Weidmann signaled he’s open to succeeding Mario Draghi as president of the European Central Bank, the Bundesbank chief’s strongest hint so far that he wants the job.

Fox News won dismissal of a lawsuit by former host Andrea Tantaros alleging retaliation over her 2016 sexual harassment complaint that described the network as operating like a “sex-fueled, Playboy Mansion-like cult.”

President Donald Trump moved to fill a key gap in his foreign policy team by picking Admiral Harry Harris to be his nominee for ambassador to South Korea.

Visit the tropics without leaving Boston Harbor at our weekly Luau on Spectacle Island. Your journey includes a relaxing cruise to and from the island and a luau feast designed by renowned chef Barbara Lynch, with charcoal-roasted whole hog, lomi lomi tomatoes and silky coconut pudding cups for dessert. Add in a cash bar and lots of luau flair by the waters of Boston Harbor and we think you'll be
breaking into a hula before you know it!

Fit, price, DWR (durable water repellency): There are many factors to consider when buying rain gear. Here's how to make sure you buy what's best for you.