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2 hrs ago | City of Boston
Boston Public Library will host author talks and a range of lectures during the month of September.
6 hrs ago | WHDH
Two young sisters from New York vacationing on Cape Cod have been flown to a Boston hospital after they were pulled unconscious from a motel swimming pool.
10 hrs ago | WBUR-AM Boston
The Boston City Council approved an ordinance Wednesday to require colleges to provide the city with the addresses of students who live off-campus.
11 hrs ago | Boston.com
The Boston Public Health Commission announced this afternoon that a mosquito pool in South Boston tested positive for the West Nile virus on August 19. This is the second such announcement this week, but health officials said in a statement this afternoon that the alert level remains at "moderate."
13 hrs ago | Boston.com
A 22-year-old Dorchester man is being charged today in connection with a non-fatal shooting near Ashmont Station Wednesday night, officials said.
14 hrs ago | Boston.com
One woman was rescued by neighbors, nine people were injured, and at least two dozen people are potentially homeless after a persistent fire chewed through a three-family apartment building in Brighton and spread to an adjacent home, a witness and offiicials said.
14 hrs ago | CBS Local
14 hrs ago | Boston.com
Boston police are investigating after an unidentified victim was found stabbed to death on Hyde Park Avenue in Roslindale Thursday morning.
17 hrs ago | WHDH
New Hampshire-based journalist James Foley was working freelance for the Boston office of the online newspaper GlobalPost when he disappeared in Syria back in 2012.
As protesters continued to march in Ferguson, Mo., following the shooting of an unarmed teen by a police officer, Hub police brass spent the night in Roxbury talking to youngsters in an attempt to build better relationships.
Local CEOs, the former US secretary of labor, a MIT Sloan professor, and more offer their reflections on the company's disastrous summer.
The first of the three accidents occurred at 7:25 a.m. Tuesday on Rogers Street near Park Street.
The World Health Organization announced Wednesday that the death toll from West Africa Ebola outbreak has risen to 1,350.
ISIS militants say that they have executed kidnapped journalist James Foley of Rochester, New Hampshire.
Watch the story of a small Native American tribe known as "the People of Many Waters" who are among the first people of Louisiana and heirs of an unbroken 8,000 year past in their native coastal region of the Atchafalaya Basin.
John Bubier, 60, of Boston - better known to many Bostonians as "Spare Change Guy" - was arrested by MBTA Transit Police and charged with violating the state's Sex Offender Registry law.
The sun is rising for Zaid Ashai and his team at Nexamp, the Boston-based solar developer and operator.
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