Boston

June 20, 2017 - 12:57 pm
Nearly two years to the day the remains of a little girl washed ashore on Deer Island, closing arguments are taking place in the trial of her mother's boyfriend. In his closing statement Tuesday, prosecutor David Deakin pushed back about defense claims that it was not Michael McCarthy but Rachelle...
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David Tanklefsky
May 29, 2017 - 11:34 am
The 37,000 American flags that wave this weekend on Boston Common are one of the most prominent visual symbols of the sacrifices made by those who have served in the U.S. armed forces. Last week, volunteers from the Massachusetts Military Hero Fund placed the flags, representing soldiers from the...
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David Tanklefsky
May 25, 2017 - 12:56 pm
Could the Boston Bruins iconic jerseys be getting a makeover? Sports uniform web site SportsLogos.net is reporting a dozen NHL teams, including the B's, will make uniform changes for next season. That doesn't necessarily mean major changes; some teams may simply be making one of their existing...
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David Tanklefsky
May 25, 2017 - 12:13 pm
New data released by the Boston Police Department shows more than 63% of all people stopped, encountered or observed by police during patrols in between June 2015 and the end of 2016 were black. However, officials caution that people shouldn't neccessarily draw firm conclusions about racial...
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