World | Associated Press | Sunday December 21, 2014
The Kennedy Presidential Library wants to remind the world that not even the threat of thermonuclear conflict can stop Santa Claus from making his rounds.
Mike Isaac, The New York Times | Friday December 19, 2014
"This is a despicable crime and our thoughts and prayers are with the victim during her recovery."
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday December 19, 2014
Shaggy-haired, bearded and attentive, accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev made his first public appearance in 17 months Thursday, at a brief court hearing before his trial next month.
World | Reuters | Thursday December 18, 2014
A driver for ride-sharing company Uber in Boston was charged with the kidnapping and rape of a woman who used the service earlier this month.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday December 18, 2014
Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev made his first public appearance in 17 months on Thursday, walking in court for a final hearing before his trial begins on January 5.
Offbeat | Associated Press | Wednesday December 17, 2014
The Salvation Army in Boston says a former bell ringer has offered to pay $21,000 for two rings that a widow dropped into a red donation kettle.
World | Agence France- Presse | Wednesday December 17, 2014
Accused Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is due to make his first public appearance in 17 months when he steps into court Thursday for final preparations for his January trial.
World | Reuters | Tuesday December 16, 2014
A high school friend of the accused Boston Marathon bomber charged with possessing a gun that prosecutors believe may have been used by the suspects in the 2013 attack may change his plea in the case to guilty, according to a court filing.
Saturday December 6, 2014
The verdict, handed down Friday in federal court in Boston, is the first time a jury has decided such a case since the US Supreme Court ruled last year that so-called "pay-for-delay" settlements may run afoul of antitrust laws.
World | Associated Press | Sunday November 23, 2014
State police say a man stripped inside a women's bathroom at Boston's Logan Airport, climbed into a dropped ceiling, crashed through it and landed on the floor, then assaulted an elderly man while he was still naked and bleeding.
Diaspora | Associated Press | Saturday November 22, 2014
Aereo, an Indian-American innovator's online startup that tried to offer a cheaper alternative to cable TV, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection less than five months after an unfavourable ruling by the US Supreme Court.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday November 15, 2014
It's high time for the Vatican to tackle the case of an American bishop convicted of shielding an abusive priest, Boston's Cardinal Sean O'Malley has said.
Friday November 14, 2014
The only other diversified conglomerate that made it to the top 50 was Anglo-Dutch multinational Unilever, which was ranked at number 49, behind Tata Group .
World | Associated Press | Friday November 7, 2014
Authorities say a 2-year-old reported in cardiac arrest on a JetBlue flight from Pittsburgh to Boston was rushed to a hospital after landing at Logan International Airport.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday November 5, 2014
A sister of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev pleaded guilty Tuesday to misleading a police detective during a counterfeiting investigation, avoiding jail time in an agreement with prosecutors.
Thursday October 30, 2014
Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) was the only Indian company to have found place in a list of the top 50 most innovative firms globally this year by Boston Consulting Group, a management consulting firm.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday October 26, 2014
Nine days before Ebola was declared an epidemic, a group of researchers and computer scientists in Boston spotted the hemorrhagic fever beginning to spread in Guinea.
World | Reuters | Saturday October 18, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry welcomed China's top diplomat, State Councilor Yang Jiechi, to his Boston home on Friday for talks aimed at warming the often strained US-China relationship ahead of a summit between their leaders next month.
World | Reuters | Friday October 17, 2014
A Connecticut hospital is testing a Yale University student with Ebola-like symptoms who traveled to Liberia last month and a preliminary diagnosis could come in as little as two hours, Governor Dannel Malloy said on Thursday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday October 16, 2014
One black-and-white photograph captures a dapper John F. Kennedy slicing into his wedding cake. Another shows the family dog peeking out playfully from the folds of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy's billowing white dress.