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Harvard professor found guilty of hiding ties to China

December 22, 2021 9:28 am

The effort launched in 2018 to curb economic espionage from China has faced criticism that it harms academic research and amounts to racial profiling of Chinese researchers.

Two journalists started an argument in Boston in 1979, it’s not over yet.

October 11, 2021 11:04 am

In a recent interview, Berger recalled that his view of the issue was influenced by the news media’s deferential coverage of the Vietnam War.

Boston's famed Skinny House back on market, listed for $1.2M

August 14, 2021 12:59 pm

The house offers updated appliances, hardwood floors and exposed brick, and a Juliet balcony facing private gardens

US colleges divided over requiring student vaccinations

April 12, 2021 6:34 pm

Universities including Rutgers, Brown, Cornell, and Northeastern recently told students they must get vaccinated before returning to campus next fall.

Boston doctor reports serious allergic reaction after getting Moderna’s COVID vaccine

December 26, 2020 11:50 am

A spokesperson for Boston Medical Center confirmed in a statement that the physician had received Moderna’s vaccine Thursday and added that the doctor “felt he was developing an allergic reaction and was allowed to self-administer his personal EpiPen.

Health workers dance to celebrate arrival of COVID-19 vaccine, video is a hit online

December 18, 2020 10:59 am

In the video, which is now making the rounds of social media, health care workers from the Boston Medical Center (BMC) are seen dancing outside the facility as they prepare to receive the vaccines.

Boston mobster, who inspired Johnny Depp-starrer 'Black Mass', found beaten to death in jail

October 31, 2018 1:21 pm

James “Whitey” Bulger, was a South Boston mobster and FBI informer who was captured after 16 years on the run and finally brought to justice in 2013 for a murderous reign of terror that inspired books and films.

Dozens of gas blasts rock Boston suburbs, injuring at least six

September 14, 2018 9:10 am

Massachusetts State Police said a total of 70 fires, explosions or investigations of gas odour had been reported. Some 50 fire departments responded to the emergency.

Got tips? Hurry! Trove still worth 10 million dollar to Boston museum

December 26, 2017 2:40 pm

Although authorities haven't offered blanket immunity for whoever has the paintings now, they say they're willing to consider immunity for anyone who can help them recover the stolen works.

After Charlottesville, Boston aims to avert violence at 'Free Speech' rally

August 19, 2017 10:49 pm

At least 500 police officers, many on bicycles, aim to keep the expected crowd of a few hundred people at the "Free Speech" rally separate from thousands attending a counter-protest by people who believe the event could become a platform for racist propaganda.