US CORPORATIONS EMBRACING 420 AS POT LEGALIZATION GROWS

By ALEX VEIGA LOS ANGELES - Potheads have for decades celebrated their love of marijuana on April 20, but the once counter-culture...

HOUSE SUBPOENA FOR MUELLER REPORT ESCALATES INVESTIGATION

By LISA MASCARO WASHINGTON - The chairman of the House Judiciary Committee issued a subpoena Friday for special counsel's Robert Mueller's...

 
 
 
It's kids who are tackle football's victims

IT'S KIDS WHO ARE TACKLE FOOTBALL'S VICTIMS

A decade ago, Zach McLeod suffered a devastating brain injury during a tackle while playing football for Buckingham Browne & Nichols...

SARAH SANDERS SAYS NO CULTURE OF LYING AT THE WHITE HOUSE

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump's spokeswoman Sarah Sanders pushed back Friday against allegations that special counsel Robert...

 
 
 

MASSACHUSETTS MAN PLEADS GUILTY IN DEATH OF 10-YEAR-OLD BOY

GREENFIELD - A Massachusetts man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of his girlfriend's 10-year-old autistic and deaf...

MAN WHO SENT WHITE POWDER TO TRUMP'S SONS TO BE SENTENCED

BOSTON - Prosecutors are seeking three years in prison for a Massachusetts man who admitted to sending threatening letters filled with...

 
 
 

COLUMBINE FOCUSES ON HEALING AS QUESTIONS LOOM AFTER MANHUNT

By KATHLEEN FOODY and KELLI KENNEDY LITTLETON, Colo. - A Colorado community changed forever by the attack that killed 13 people at...

PRIVATE CARGO SHIP BRINGS EASTER FEAST TO THE SPACE STATION

By MARCIA DUNN CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - A private cargo ship brought food galore to the International Space Station on Friday. Space...

 
 
 

BC HIGH BATS PUT FREEZE ON WACHUSETT

Spring temperatures took a dip yesterday at Monan Park, but that couldn't keep BC High's bats from staying red-hot against one of the...

RABBIS: ‘NOT KOSHER' TO BUY AT GROCERY STORE DURING STRIKE

By PHILIP MARCELO BOSTON - As thousands of Stop & Shop workers remain on strike in New England, some Jewish families are preparing...

 
 
 

LAWRENCE MAN OPERATING SCOOTER DIES IN CRASH WITH SUV

METHUEN, Mass. - Police in Massachusetts say a man operating a motorized scooter without a helmet has died in a crash with an SUV. Methuen...

US AWARDS $350M IN RESEARCH FUNDS TO FIGHT OPIOID EPIDEMIC

By MATTHEW PERRONE WASHINGTON - U.S. health officials are giving $350 million to researchers in four states hit hardest by the deadly...

 
 
 

IPO MANIA: ZOOM ZOOMS, PINTEREST PINS DOWN WALL STREET

By BARBARA ORTUTAY SAN FRANCISCO - There's some tech jubilance in the air on Wall Street and in Silicon Valley as a pair of newly public...

AMERICANS' ENERGY USE SURGES DESPITE CLIMATE CHANGE CONCERN

By ELLEN KNICKMEYER and SETH BORENSTEIN WASHINGTON - Americans burned a record amount of energy in 2018, with a 10% jump in consumption...

 
 
 

SIXTH ANNUAL CHRISTIE SERINO BASEBALL TOURNAMENT

The sixth annual Christie Serino Baseball Tournament will be held at Maplewood Park in Malden. The tournament is in the memory of the...

WESTWOOD HOLDS OFF NEEDHAM IN GIRLS LACROSSE BATTLE

While the last two decades have seen the girls lacrosse teams rise and fall in prominence over the years, Westwood and Needham have...

 
 
 
Modern fairy tale shines in ‘Teen Spirit'

MODERN FAIRY TALE SHINES IN ‘TEEN SPIRIT'

MOVIE REVIEW “TEEN SPIRIT” Rated PG-13. At AMC Loews Boston Common and suburban theaters. Grade: A In “Teen Spirit,” a young woman...

‘WILD NIGHTS WITH EMILY' AN ODE TO REBELLIOUS POET

MOVIE REVIEW “WILD NIGHTS WITH EMILY” Rated PG-13. At the Kendall Square Cinema. Grade: B+ In “Wild Nights with Emily,” former “SNL”...

 
 
 

SOMERVILLE MAYOR SETS OUT SANCTUARY CITY WELCOME MAT

I'm moving back to Somerville. Back on Winter Hill I could be on hand to greet the thousands of new illegal immigrants that Mayor Joe...

‘REMAIN IN MEXICO' PROGRAM EASES BORDER CRISIS

President Trump scored a win last Friday when a federal appeals court gave a temporary green light to the president's “remain in Mexico”...

 
 
 



Nadler says subpoena for full Mueller report coming 'in the next few hours'

Nadler says subpoena for full Mueller report coming 'in the next few hours'

House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler said Friday that he will subpoena the Justice Department for an unredacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report, as well as... Read more ...

'Not a good look': Misspelled school crosswalk raises eyebrows

'Not a good look': Misspelled school crosswalk raises eyebrows

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Trump slams Mueller report as ‘total bulls-t'

Trump slams Mueller report as ‘total bulls-t'

President Trump lashed out at the “Crazy Mueller Report” early Friday, apparently taking aim at former White House counsel Don McGahn, and suggesting that parts of it were... Read more ...

'It jumped on his back': Bobcat attacks golfer on Connecticut golf course

'It jumped on his back': Bobcat attacks golfer on Connecticut golf course

The man, in his late 60s, used a golf club to fight back. Read more ...

Post-mortem upgrade: Hurricane Michael now Category 5 storm

Post-mortem upgrade: Hurricane Michael now Category 5 storm

Weather forecasters have posthumously upgraded last fall's Hurricane Michael from a Category 4 storm to a Category 5. Read more ...

The total redactions in the Mueller report amount to between 6% and 12% of...

The total redactions in the Mueller report amount to between 6% and 12% of the 448-page document

There are some varying estimates of how much text in the special counsel Robert Mueller's final report on the Russia investigation is redacted. Of the 448 pages that comprise... Read more ...

Kremlin: No proof in Mueller's report of Russian meddling

Kremlin: No proof in Mueller's report of Russian meddling

MOSCOW - The Kremlin says that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's 400-page report has not offered any credible evidence of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential... Read more ...

Attorneys accuse police, prosecutors of leaking Robert Kraft spa video

Attorneys accuse police, prosecutors of leaking Robert Kraft spa video

A judge issued a temporary protective order Wednesday to keep the video footage from being released until the court can make a ruling on it. Read more ...

Deadly storms roll in today; some schools to close early

Deadly storms roll in today; some schools to close early

The U.S. Storm Prediction Center upgraded the Triangle's threat for severe weather on Friday to a level 4 of 5, which means the area is at a major risk for severe... Read more ...

Uber has raised $1 billion for its self-driving unit, which is now valued at...

Uber has raised $1 billion for its self-driving unit, which is now valued at more than $7 billion

Toyota, Softbank, and Denso corporation are investing $1 billion in Uber's self-driving car unit, the company said Thursday. The round values Uber's Advanced Technologies Group... Read more ...