Thousands of youths turn out for Boston climate strike
BOSTON (AP) — Thousands of young climate change activists have marched and rallied in Boston as part of a global, youth-led day of environmental action.
Woman convicted in texting suicide case denied parole
BOSTON (AP) — The Massachusetts woman convicted of urging her boyfriend to kill himself via text messages has been denied early release.
The state Parole Board announced Friday it rejected...
Boston zoo’s beloved 14-year-old white tiger dies
BOSTON (AP) — A Boston zoo's 14-year-old white tiger has died after a brief battle with cancer.
The Franklin Park Zoo says its tiger Luther was recently diagnosed with an "undifferentiated...
Whitey Bulger’s family filing wrongful death claim
BOSTON (AP) — The family of slain Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger is filing a wrongful death claim against the federal government following his death in prison last year.
Free, pop-up ‘concerts for one’ start Friday in Boston
BOSTON (AP) — Boston-area residents will be able to hear one minute of music performed solo just for them as part of a pop-up concert series.
Kennedy mystique could factor into Massachusetts Senate race
BOSTON (AP) — When Edward M. Kennedy was running for the U.S. Senate for the first time in 1962, his Democratic primary opponent turned to him during a debate and said if his last name was Moore —...
Tampa Bay’s Meadows puts 16-game hit streak on the line against Red Sox
Boston Red Sox (80-72, third in the AL East) vs. Tampa Bay Rays (90-63, second in the AL East)
Rodriguez, Red Sox beat Giants 5-4 to avoid sweep
BOSTON (AP) — A year after their record-setting, World Series championship season, the Boston Red Sox are looking for meaning wherever they can find it.
Feds reverse decision ending immigrant medical relief
BOSTON (AP) — The Trump administration reversed its decision Thursday to stop considering requests from immigrants seeking to defer deportation for medical treatment and other hardships, following...
State Police trooper indicted for shooting at ATV rider
BOSTON (AP) — A grand jury has indicted a Massachusetts State Police trooper authorities say shot an all-terrain vehicle driver during a confrontation on a Boston highway.
San Francisco tries for series sweep against Boston
San Francisco Giants (74-78, third in the NL West) vs. Boston Red Sox (79-72, third in the NL East)
Boston; Thursday, 1 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Giants: Madison Bumgarner (9-8,...
Giants rout Red Sox 11-3, giving Bochy 2,000th win
BOSTON (AP) — The San Francisco Giants helped manager Bruce Bochy reach yet another milestone before his retirement at the end of the season.
Samardzija, Giants to face Chacin, Red Sox on Wednesday
San Francisco Giants (73-78, third in the NL West) vs. Boston Red Sox (79-71, third in the NL East)
Boston; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Giants: Jeff Samardzija (10-12,...
Yaz’s grandson Mike hits HR; Giants beat Red Sox 7-6 in 15
BOSTON (AP) — Mike Yastrzemski rounded the bases to the cheers of the Fenway Park fans after hitting a solo homer for San Francisco — like his grandfather heard numerous times during his...
Another Yaz in LF in Fenway Park; Giants’ Mike Yastrzemski
BOSTON (AP) — For the first time in more than three decades, there was a "Yaz" patrolling left field in a big-league game at Fenway Park.
San Francisco's Mike Yastrzemski, grandson of Red...
Defenseman Carlo signs 2-year extension with Bruins
BOSTON (AP) — It took until six days into training camp, but the Boston Bruins took care of their last bit of offseason business on Tuesday and can now focus on attempting to build off their run...
New parent charged in admissions scam, linked to $400K bribe
BOSTON (AP) — A woman accused of paying $400,000 to get her son into the University of California, Los Angeles, as a fake soccer recruit has become the 52nd person charged in a sweeping college...
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National Women’s Hockey League sells Pride to private owner
BOSTON (AP) — Miles Arnone and a group of investors have purchased the Boston Pride from the National Women's Hockey League, making it the only club with a private owner.
Ex-Williams College student sentenced to 3 years for rape
PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A former student at an elite Massachusetts college convicted of raping a woman on campus has been sentenced to three years in prison.
Webb scheduled to start for Giants at Red Sox
San Francisco Giants (72-78, third in the NL West) vs. Boston Red Sox (79-70, third in the NL East)
Boston; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Giants: Logan Webb (1-2, 6.75 ERA)...
Revenues up at Wynn, MGM casinos but down at Plainridge Park
BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts' two major casinos are reporting gambling revenue increases while the state's smallest and oldest gambling hall's revenues dropped.
Boston train derailment in June blamed on broken axle
BOSTON (AP) — Boston public transit authorities say a broken axle was to blame for a subway train derailment this summer that caused commuter disruptions and criticism of the system.
State’s Catholic leaders call for climate change action
BOSTON (AP) — The leaders of the four Roman Catholic dioceses in Massachusetts are calling on the faithful to address climate change.
In a pastoral letter released Monday, the bishops wrote...
New bowl game at Fenway Park to match teams from ACC, AAC
BOSTON (AP) — Add another bowl game to the mix, this one at Fenway Park.
The century-old baseball park will host a matchup between teams from the Atlantic Coast Conference and the American...
Bruins sign D McAvoy to 3-year, $14.7 million deal
BOSTON (AP) — Charlie McAvoy finally made it to training camp, and the Boston Bruins greeted him with a hearty stick tap salute.
"I didn't want that," he said sheepishly on Sunday after...
South Boston’s Vietnam War memorial to be rededicated
BOSTON (AP) — The South Boston Vietnam Memorial, one of the nation's first formal memorials to Vietnam veterans, is being rededicated on its 38th anniversary.
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Philadelphia faces Boston after Nola’s solid showing
Boston Red Sox (78-70, third in the AL East) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (76-71, fourth in the AL East)
Larry Garron, member of original Patriots, dies at 82
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Larry Garron, a star running back for the original Patriots, has died at 82.
The team announced his death Saturday but did not give details.
Rodriguez, Red Sox to take on Nola, Phillies on Saturday
Boston Red Sox (77-70, third in the AL East) vs. Philadelphia Phillies (76-70, third in the AL East)
The Latest: Huffman says she accepts college scam punishment
BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of actress Felicity Huffman in the nationwide college admissions bribery scam (all times local):
Ex-city official pleads guilty in City Hall bribery scandal
BOSTON (AP) — A former Boston city official charged with accepting a $50,000 bribe has pleaded guilty.
John Lynch, the former director of real estate at a division of the Boston Planning and...
Man sentenced to life for fatal shooting outside nightclub
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A Boston man has been sentenced to life in prison for the fatal shooting of a Massachusetts gang rival at a Rhode Island nightclub.
Bruins’ goal clear after Stanley Cup Final disappointment
BOSTON (AP) — Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy has one more tool available this year as he tries to take the team from Stanley Cup finalist to NHL champion.
Ex-Harvard track coach gets 3 years in child porn case
BOSTON (AP) — A former Harvard University assistant track coach who also coached at a suburban Boston high school has been sentenced to three years in prison on a child pornography...
Massachusetts murder suspect captured in Florida
WEYMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — Authorities in Massachusetts say they have caught up with a man suspected of killing his estranged girlfriend in her suburban Boston apartment two years ago.
Red Sox take 5-game losing streak into matchup with Blue Jays
Boston Red Sox (76-70, third in the AL East) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (57-89, fourth in the AL East)
Toronto; Thursday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Red Sox: Jhoulys Chacin (3-10, 5.60...
Bruins extend contract of coach Bruce Cassidy
BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Bruins signed coach Bruce Cassidy to a multiyear contract extension Wednesday, a reward for leading the team to the Stanley Cup Final in just his second full season on the...
Boston takes 4-game losing streak into matchup with Toronto
Boston Red Sox (76-69, third in the AL East) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (56-89, fourth in the AL East)
Toronto; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Red Sox: Bobby Poyner (0-0, 10.50...
Rosenberg estranged husband guilty of indecent assault
BOSTON (AP) — The estranged husband of former Massachusetts state Senate President Stanley Rosenberg pleaded guilty to indecent assault.
Bryon Hefner had faced criminal charges of sexual...
Blown motor causes smoke at Boston subway stop
BOSTON (AP) — A blown motor on a train entering a Boston subway station briefly caused smoke in the station.
A spokesman for the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority say a train...
Blue Jays take 7-game losing streak into matchup with Red Sox
Boston Red Sox (76-68, third in the AL East) vs. Toronto Blue Jays (55-89, fourth in the AL East)
Toronto; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Red Sox: Nathan Eovaldi (1-0, 5.77...
Yankees end Boston’s three-year run atop AL East, win 5-0
BOSTON (AP) — The music blared in the clubhouse behind the door to manager Aaron Boone's office — "New York, New York" was playing through the speakers, and a few voices could be heard joining in...
Video appears to show Tesla driver asleep in moving car
BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man has posted a video online that appears to show the driver of a Tesla sleeping as the car speeds along a highway.
Papi’s Back: David Ortiz throws out 1st pitch at Fenway
BOSTON (AP) — Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz had a chance to thank his adoring fans at Fenway Park exactly three months after he was shot in the back while in his native Dominican...
Yanks’ Tauchman out 6-8 weeks with calf strain, may be done
BOSTON (AP) — Mike Tauchman's impressive first season with the New York Yankees might have come to an abrupt end.
The outfielder is expected to be sidelined for six to eight weeks after...
Red Sox part ways with baseball boss Dave Dombrowski
BOSTON (AP) — Dave Dombrowski built World Series champions in Florida and Boston in a 40-year career in baseball and helped the Detroit Tigers win two AL pennants.
Boston gives kindergarteners $50 in savings accounts
BOSTON (AP) — Kindergarteners in Boston are getting a unique back-to-school gift: $50 deposited into their very own savings accounts.
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh announced Monday that every...