BPD presents donation to young cancer patient

The Boston Police Department reached out to help a local teen fighting cancer. Jake Rackaukas, 16, was diagnosed with brain cancer. He and his familyRead More

AG Healey warns gun dealers on state’s assault weapons ban

BOSTON (AP) — Democratic Attorney General Maura Healey is warning gun dealers and manufacturers in Massachusetts against selling banned assault weapons, including what she describedRead More

Baker: T improving, but still in ‘tough shape’

BOSTON (AP) — Gov. Charlie Baker says the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority remains in “very tough shape” despite significant improvement under a special panel overseeingRead More

Gronk and Big Papi hit the stage

Rob Gronkowski and David Ortiz hit the stage Tuesday night to perform their latest song for Dunkin Donuts iced coffee at Fenway Park. The song,Read More

City Hall Plaza to become beer garden

For the second time this summer, City Hall Plaza is set to be transformed into a beer garden. The area will host the second “BeerRead More

Crews respond to overturned truck in Charlestown

Crews were the scene of an overturned dump-truck at the Sullivan Square rotary in Charlestown.   The truck was carrying scrap metal. The crash happenedRead More

Suspect wanted for armed robbery in Cambridge

A man is wanted in connection with the armed robbery of a frozen yogurt shop in Harvard Square last week. Police said the man liftedRead More

Opponents to seek repeal of new transgender rights law

BOSTON (AP) — An organization that opposes the state’s new transgender anti-discrimination law says it will attempt to repeal that measure on the 2018 stateRead More

Having stomach troubles? Try swallowing an origami robot

  CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Has your child swallowed a small battery? In the future, a tiny robot made from pig gut could capture itRead More

Police identify victim in Dorchester double shooting

Police have identified the man killed during a double shooting on Hancock Street in Dorchester. According to police, officers responded to a call for aRead More