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Multiple sources told WBZ-TV that the officer was shot in the arm. That officer, identified by multiple sources as a member of Boston police's gang unit, was being taken to a Boston hospital.
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A Roslindale man allegedly led a drug ring that also included his brother and his mother, authorities said today, announcing a number of arrests in an investigation that used wiretaps to eavesdrop on the group's activities.
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Well-wishers lined Martin Luther King Boulevard in 1990 as Nelson Mandela's motorcade left Madison Park High School in Roxbury.
Mayor Thomas M. Menino, long the master of municipal yuletide celebrations, had taken his appointed position, right in front of Frosty the Snowman and Santa Claus.
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Boston -- everywhere you go. Looking for ideas on how you can revel in the festiveness of the city? Here are eight ideas for some traditional and not-so-traditional things you can do in Boston this holiday season.
Boston regulators have approved construction of the city's first condominium complex with no parking for residents' cars, a project expected to be a test case.
Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.] The Melrose Police Department has an anonymous tip line: 781-665-TIPS .
Mayor Thomas M. Menino kicked off Boston's holiday season with a series of initiatives to enhance the city's holiday spirit.
A tax preparer from Boston's North End has pleaded guilty to obstruction and mail fraud in connection with the misappropriation of nearly $800,000 in client income tax refunds.
Just four months after being released from Robben Island Prison, Nelson Mandela, perhaps the most noted political prisoner in the world, was welcomed by throngs of enthusiastic Bostonians at several stops around the city.
"The Phantom of the Opera" is the longest-running show in Broadway history with more than 10,000 performances But what becomes a legendary show most? A remounting.
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — A 9-year-old Pittsfield boy is in critical condition following a house fire at his Merriam Street home.
This young boy seems to be on guard alongside a member of the Jamaica Defence Force outside his gate in Waterford, St Catherine, yesterday.
Mayor-elect Martin Walsh read "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" beside Keith Lockhart at the opening night of the Holiday Pops in Boston on Wednesday.
After years of operating out of a 2,000-foot store in the Taj hotel on Newbury Street, Chanel this week opened a store across the street quintupling the space to 10,000 square feet and giving Boston the fourth largest Chanel store in the country.