Monday, Oct 03, 2022



He paid $30 for a drawing. It could be a renaissance work worth millions

December 26, 2021 10:29 am

🔴 The declaration that the drawing was the work of Dürer — an assessment that is not universally shared among researchers — came about as a result of a chance meeting and the efforts of a dogged art dealer who amassed thousands of frequent-flyer miles tracking down an answer.

Rare Steller’s sea eagle spotted a long way from home

December 22, 2021 2:02 pm

Andrew Vitz, an ornithologist, said the bird most likely arrived in North America after it got caught in a weather-related storm.

Vaccinated people may spread the virus, though rarely, CDC reports

August 01, 2021 12:08 pm

The evolving research into the delta variant has humbled scientists worldwide, who now confront fresh questions about the virus they had not considered.

Restaurant shuts down for a ‘day of kindness’ after customers make its staff cry

July 15, 2021 11:21 am

The move drew widespread attention in the community and on social media, where other restaurateurs shared similar anecdotes that demonstrated the strain of an industry that has been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.

Covid-19: Study finds mother-to-baby infection rate low, indirect risk exists

April 24, 2021 3:59 pm

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Centre, Brigham, Women's Hospital, Boston Children's Hospital and the General Hospital of Massachusetts have shown that "our study is the first to examine the risk factors for SARS-CoV-2 mother to birth."

Lawmaker sets up poll for 'state dinosaur' to help kids understand legislative processes

January 06, 2021 7:11 pm

The Framingham Democrat has chosen two dinosaurs for consideration: the Podokesaurus holyokensis and the Anchisaurus polyzelus.

Bear wakes up man napping by swimming pool, moment caught on camera

September 16, 2020 2:16 pm

The encounter captured on a security camera shows the bear leisurely walking up to the pool to take a drink of water when it spots the man sleeping on a lounge chair.

Watch: Bridegroom jokes '2020 hasn't been the best year' and lightning interrupts wedding

August 29, 2020 3:51 pm

"Mother nature has one wry sense of humor. Thankfully no one got electrocuted and we finished our vows before the rain started!” the bridegroom wrote while sharing the video on Instagram.

‘Feisty’ 103-year-old woman celebrates with beer after beating COVID-19

May 29, 2020 6:49 pm

To celebrate her recovery from COVID-19, 103-year-old Jennie Stejna enjoyed an ice-cold beer, something she loved but hadn’t had in a long time.

Hi, I’m a tablet. I’ll be your waiter tonight

July 12, 2014 11:53 pm

Roberts of Chili’s said about a fourth of the customers answered a survey about their experience, providing feedback.