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According to the latest police report, the backup driver in the front seat of the self-driving Uber that killed a woman in March was streaming a TV show at the time of the accident.

The Minnesota Vikings become the first NFL franchise to host a large-scale summit focused on the inclusion of LGBTQ athletes in sports.

Former New England Mafia Boss Francis “Cadillac Frank” Salemme was found guilty Friday, along with an associate, of killing a South Boston nightclub owner 25 years ago to prevent him from cooperating with investigators targeting Salemme and his son.
The verdict signified long-awaited justice for the family of Steven DiSarro, a 43-year-old father of five who disappeared in 1993, his whereabouts a mystery until the FBI found his remains two years ago, buried behind an old mill in Providence.

The effort might seem misguided, but Sara Gilbert, John Goodman, and Laurie Metcalf are really good at what they do.

The veteran defensive lineman credits the Patriots veterans for getting him up to speed with this defense.

A new, previously suppressed report has grave implications for service members, veterans, and their families.

US ambassador Nikki Haley criticized a United Nations report condemning entrenched poverty in America.

On Thursday the company announced a new division called MTV Studios, which will produce new programs and reboot classic MTV shows with the goal of licensing them to streaming services and other TV

Wade LeBlanc bested Steven Wright, 1-0 last Saturday, holding the Sox to two hits and retiring 22 straight batters over 7⅔ innings.

This article provides advice on how to start a personal financial plan for the first time.

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand gave birth to her first child, a girl, on Thursday, making her the first world leader in almost three decades to give birth while in office.

The bonds between Europe and North America are under strain and there’s no guarantee the trans-Atlantic partnership will survive, the head of NATO warned Thursday.

There is a heated battle in one Utah county over voting district lines and the effect on Native American representation. Last year, a federal judge ruled that the districts had been gerrymandered by lumping the Navajo into a single bloc, drawing angry reaction from some. Special correspondent Tommy Brookbank from the University of Southern California's Annenberg Rural Reporting Initiative reports.

State Senate Minority Leader Len Fasano has a pet legislative project -- literally. He wants Connecticut to ban the practice of leasing, rather than selling, dogs and cats.

The EU has just slapped tariffs on $3.4 billion in US products, ranging from bourbon to motorcycles, in retaliation for President Trump’s decision to tax imported steel and tariffs.

If it sometimes feels like you’re picking through a Filene’s Basement bin to find what you want, we’re here to help.

The massive recall of Calphalon Contemporary Cutlery affects products sold as far back as 2008.

The mission of Fenway Health is to enhance the wellbeing of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and all people in our neighborhoods and beyond through access to the highest quality health care, education, research and advocacy.

Even if you’re more familiar with his droll presence on Twitter, where he weighs in on everything from the latest trials of the Celtics to …

Land that was once protected as part of the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah could soon be mined by a Canadian firm — but conservationists are seeking a last-minute reprieve.

Internet retailers who have been largely exempt from out-of-state sales taxes will now owe billions annually.

Are you aware of your legal obligations regarding automated external defibrillators (AEDs)? If not, here's exactly what you need to know.

JUNE 21, 2018, BOSTON – Yom HaShoah was observed in April and the 80th anniversary of Kristallnacht, “The Night of Broken Glass,” does not arrive unt

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The City Council voted on June 13 to adopt Mayor Martin Walsh’s amended short-term rental ordinance by a vote of 11-2, eliminating the controversial investor units that have been described as “de facto hotels,” but also giving some new leeway to owner-occupants to rent out their units for short-term platforms
“We have eliminated the investor units that are putting pressure on our…

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U.S. Rep. Mike Capuano (7th District) was first elected to Congress in 1998 and is a member of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the Financial Services Committee. He is running for re-election this year and is facing Boston City Councilor Ayanna Pressley in the Sept. 4 Democratic primary election. The Gazette recently conducted a question-and-answer session with Capuano about…

Work began the first week in June on the 320-foot long bus canopy at Forest Hills Station. The $10.1 million canopy will cover the new Bus 39 platforms. It will be 14 feet high. The rolled steel comes from mills in Pennsylvania. Designed by AECOM, Tim von Aschwege and George Katsoutis principal architects.
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