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Jennifer Grout, a 23-year-old singer from Boston, speaks no Arabic-and yet she's become a phenomenon across the Middle East for her flawless renditions of classic songs on the spinoff series Arabs Got Talent .
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7 hrs ago | Boston.com
Almost 150 years after the North Prospect Church was moved about a mile up Massachusetts Avenue in Cambridge, Lesley University moved it back about 80 feet Thursday as part of a plan for a new arts center.
9 hrs ago | USA Today
A year after saying President Obama had not an uncle who faced deportation, the White House said Thursday that Obama lived briefly with the uncle when he attended law school in the 1980s.
9 hrs ago | WBUR-AM Boston
A 168-year-old Cambridge church owned by Lesley University was moved 80 feet Thursday morning to the opposite corner of the site's lot near Porter Square.
14 hrs ago | Freshnews
Nara Logics, Inc., a computational neuroscience company that provides personalization to deep Web data, today announced the appointment of Kristin Pados to its executive team.
18 hrs ago | Science
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Harvard University undergraduates are more likely to get an A than any other grade, a measure of academic largesse that hurts the college's students in the long run, a professor said.
At 4:39 p.m., police responded to a disturbance on High Street Court. A group of kids were reportedly spotted smoking marijuana at a playground.
Lafayette College student who was the victim of a hit-and-run is now being moved to a different hospital.
Energy giant Saudi Aramco on Wednesday opened a research and development center in Cambridge, Mass.
The solar system is littered with millions of asteroids, but only a few can be profitably mined for valuable metals and water using current technology.
This is the time of year when social gatherings, holiday events and fundraisers abound.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage in New England has appointed Scott Beane vice president and sales manager of the company's South End office, overseeing day-to-day sales and operations of 25 sales associates serving Boston's South End and the surrounding city neighborhoods.
The acting U.S. surgeon general said on Tuesday he was "enthusiastic" about the recent improvements to the troubled HealthCare.gov website, which was designed to allow users to shop for health insurance required under new reforms.
Turning left off of the infinite corridor at Cafe Four could soon lead to a new destination.
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation and three tech organizations will host a hackathon event on Dec. 13 and 14 aimed at understanding transportation through data analysis and visualization.
If you use a bicycle on a daily basis, you know just how much energy can be harnessed from simply riding your bike, although many of us just use them to get from point A to point B. That's all about to change as a startup based out of Cambridge, Massachusetts has began selling its Copenhagen Wheel that may introduce new ways for bike riders to use ... (more)