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A Massachusetts priest who was defrocked for child sexual abuse and was portrayed in the movie “Spotlight” is going to prison for a second time — this time in Maine.

The New England Aquarium came here from Boston to check on the seal, whose name, they said, is "Laysan."

Ratings for Wednesday night’s live re-staging of two classic Norman Lear sitcoms suggest that ABC may have stumbled across a franchise in the making.

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is calling on whoever vandalized the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Dorchester to attend the service Monday and “listen to the roll call of names that are going to be …

A Washington, D.C., federal judge vacated a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services policy delaying citizenship applications for foreign military recruits until it receives a "suitability determination" from the U.S. Army, saying USCIS has wrongly used those determinations in place of its own judgment.

If Trump does not relent, and if other chipmakers agree with Washington's take on Huawei, then Huawei is stuck in purgatory.

It was a folk song, theoretically, but when Lou Gottlieb of The Limelighters began caressing its lyrics, “Have Some Madeira, M’Dear” became a timeless song of seduction. What brin…

The current global shortage of helium is not just a ballooning problem. There are major medical implications as well.

The American Automobile Association expects 43 million Americans to take to the highways, air and rail over the weekend, the second-highest total since it began tracking those numbers in 2000.