'Open Newbury Street' returns with expanded dates

'OPEN NEWBURY STREET' RETURNS WITH EXPANDED DATES

Newbury Street will be pedestrian-only six Sundays in a row, with the first event on Aug. 21 and running through Sept. 25.

Video: Pleasant weekend ahead

VIDEO: PLEASANT WEEKEND AHEAD

Get the latest Boston-area weather forecast.

 
 
 
Man dies after shooting in Mattapan, police say

MAN DIES AFTER SHOOTING IN MATTAPAN, POLICE SAY

Police responded at 8:36 p.m. to a report of a person shot in the area of 4 Oak Hill Ave. Officers found the victim suffering from...

5 fun things to do in Massachusetts weekend of Aug. 8 to Aug. 14

5 FUN THINGS TO DO IN MASSACHUSETTS WEEKEND OF AUG. 8 TO AUG. 14

Looking for something fun to do in Massachusetts this weekend? Here are 5 fun things:

 
 
 
How drought is impacting communities across Massachusetts

HOW DROUGHT IS IMPACTING COMMUNITIES ACROSS MASSACHUSETTS

Extreme drought conditions are now in 25 percent of Massachusetts.

Orange Line shutdown plan to be released

ORANGE LINE SHUTDOWN PLAN TO BE RELEASED

One week from Friday, the planned shutdown of the Orange Line is set to begin.

 
 
 
Video: Best chance for widespread rain next week

VIDEO: BEST CHANCE FOR WIDESPREAD RAIN NEXT WEEK

Mike Wankum has a look at the forecast for Boston, Massachusetts and New England.

Keeping up with your vaccinations through adulthood

KEEPING UP WITH YOUR VACCINATIONS THROUGH ADULTHOOD

Vaccines are something many associate with being a child, but it is just as important for adults to keep up.

 
 
 
Sox win AL East series, albeit a one-game series

SOX WIN AL EAST SERIES, ALBEIT A ONE-GAME SERIES

Eric Hosmer hit a go-ahead RBI double in the sixth inning just after Baltimore rallied to tie it, and the Boston Red Sox held on for...

Mac Jones sits out Patriots preseason opener against Giants

MAC JONES SITS OUT PATRIOTS PRESEASON OPENER AGAINST GIANTS

Brian Hoyer and Bailey Zappe each threw touchdown passes for New England, which gave most of its projected starters, including starting...

 
 
 
Mass. veterans honored aboard USS Constitution

MASS. VETERANS HONORED ABOARD USS CONSTITUTION

Dozens of veterans from across Massachusetts received a special tour of the USS Constitution on Thursday night.

Mass. psychiatrist on summer vacation ending for high school students

MASS. PSYCHIATRIST ON SUMMER VACATION ENDING FOR HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

Dr. Khadijah Booth Watkins is a psychiatrist and the associate director of the Clay Center for Young Healthy Minds at Mass General...

 
 
 
45 new monkeypox cases diagnosed this week in Mass., DPH says

45 NEW MONKEYPOX CASES DIAGNOSED THIS WEEK IN MASS., DPH SAYS

The total number of monkeypox cases in Massachusetts since mid-May is now 202, officials say.

Mass. team heading to Little League World Series

MASS. TEAM HEADING TO LITTLE LEAGUE WORLD SERIES

Throughout its memorable run this summer, the little league team has faced tough opponents in crucial circumstances.

 
 
 
US Postal Service proposes temporary rate hikes for peak holiday season

US POSTAL SERVICE PROPOSES TEMPORARY RATE HIKES FOR PEAK HOLIDAY SEASON

It could cost you more to ship holiday packages this year via the U.S. Postal Service.

Mass. DCF calls Harmony Montgomery news 'tragic and horrifying'

MASS. DCF CALLS HARMONY MONTGOMERY NEWS 'TRAGIC AND HORRIFYING'

A Massachusetts judge granted custody of Harmony to her father - Adam Montgomery - back in 2019.

 
 
 
Mass. rivers, streams show extent of 'severe' drought

MASS. RIVERS, STREAMS SHOW EXTENT OF 'SEVERE' DROUGHT

The latest drought monitor puts some of the most populated areas of Massachusetts in 'extreme' drought conditions, which can lead to...

New Mass. law expected to address long waits for mental health treatment

NEW MASS. LAW EXPECTED TO ADDRESS LONG WAITS FOR MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT

The new law will create an online portal to help emergency room workers find available beds and give the state a five-day deadline...

 
 
 
Nonprofit rowing center teaches sport, life lessons

NONPROFIT ROWING CENTER TEACHES SPORT, LIFE LESSONS

Teenagers from the greater Fall River area are learning the sport of rowing for free thanks to the Watuppa Rowing Center on South Watuppa...

AG: ‘Harmony Montgomery was murdered'

AG: ‘HARMONY MONTGOMERY WAS MURDERED'

"All of the efforts have led us to conclude that Harmony Montgomery was murdered in Manchester in early December of 2019," New Hampshire...

 
 
 



‘Crying CEO' doubles down on LinkedIn post, says it caused ‘a lot of good'

‘Crying CEO' doubles down on LinkedIn post, says it caused ‘a lot of good'

“I am getting countless messages from other business owners saying, ‘love this, been there, worst feeling, right there with you.'” Read more ...

Ravens rookie TE Isaiah Likely turns heads in preseason debut by showcasing...

Ravens rookie TE Isaiah Likely turns heads in preseason debut by showcasing receiving ability

Likely was one of the stars from Baltimore's Thursday night win Read more ...

Fantasy Baseball Week 20 Preview: Top 10 sleeper pitchers highlight Reid...

Fantasy Baseball Week 20 Preview: Top 10 sleeper pitchers highlight Reid Detmers, Jose Quintana

There's no shortage of options in a week with so many two-start pitchers. Read more ...

COVID and Monkeypox update with Dr. Murphy

COVID and Monkeypox update with Dr. Murphy

CHICAGO - Dr. Robert Murphy joins us to update on recent changes in COVID guidelines and Monkeypox cases multiplying. Get the latest updates and headlines on COVID-19 and sign... Read more ...

Asian Lantern Festival returns to Pittsburgh Zoo

Asian Lantern Festival returns to Pittsburgh Zoo

The Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium has an exciting weekend ahead! Read more ...

A New Documentary Sheds Light on a Pivotal Movement in Asian American History

A New Documentary Sheds Light on a Pivotal Movement in Asian American History

Social justice activism in the Asian American community today owes much of its legacy to the pivotal but relatively unknown story of Chol Soo Lee, a Korean American immigrant... Read more ...

Gerry Dulac: How Mike Tomlin has made the Steelers food-motivated at...

Gerry Dulac: How Mike Tomlin has made the Steelers food-motivated at training camp

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Goin' Up Camp: Defending WPIAL Class 1A champion Bishop Canevin goes from...

Goin' Up Camp: Defending WPIAL Class 1A champion Bishop Canevin goes from hunter to hunted

The Crusaders return the majority of their starters and are primed to make another run at a PIAA title. Read more ...

Tom Kean Always Has MAGA GOP's Back

Tom Kean Always Has MAGA GOP's Back

Kean's GOP endorsers' reckless attacks and lies have violent consequences As more startling details come out about the FBI search of former President Donald Trump's home, Tom... Read more ...

Over 650 Black NFL Retirees Have Neurological Tests Rescored After Court Ruling

More than 300 former Black NFL players are now eligible for financial compensation from the league's $1 billion concussion settlement after their neurological... Read more ...