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BOSTON - A Harvard student accused of making a bomb threat to get out of a final exam was under a great deal of pressure and seems remorseful, his lawyer said Wednesday after his client was freed on bail.
Emergency workers have evacuated a 4-mile radius around a burning plastics recycling plant on a contaminated federal Superfund site in central Tennessee.
Some fled in panic as gunshots echoed through a sprawling Reno hospital complex while others locked themselves in medical offices as dozens of police cars and SWAT teams sealed off a three-block area and heavily... Some fled in panic as gunshots echoed through a sprawling Reno hospital complex while others locked themselves in medical offices as ... (more)
What can I tell you about Mary Parker Follett? Well, she was a woman, which meant that though she was taught by Harvard professors, the university could not give her a degree.
A Harvard University student was named Tuesday in a criminal complaint alleging he was responsible for bomb threats that led school officials to delay some final exams, including his, that had been scheduled for Monday.
Police arrest 20-year-old student for calling in bomb threat in bid to get out of taking a final exam, prosecutors say.
A Middlesex Superior Court judge put off a decision today on whether to let stand first-degree murder charges against an Irish nanny accused of fatally beating a 1-year-old Cambridge girl.
Prosecutors say a senior Navy criminal investigator downloaded more than 100 confidential files for an Asian defense contractor at the center of a multimillion-dollar fraud investigation.
Celebrity Series of Boston will present Broadway and film star Brian Stokes Mitchell on Thursday, January 23, 2014, at 8pm at Sanders Theatre, Memorial Hall, Harvard University, 45 Quincy Street, Cambridge.
His impulsive behavior has cost Charley dearly as he lays recovering - hopefully - from a war wound on Christmas Day 1863.
Cambridge software maker Infinio said Monday it has closed a $12 million funding round, just six weeks after releasing its first product designed to help businesses maximize storage on their data networks.
Refusal to cease. The Rev. Frank Schaefer plans to defy a church order to surrender his ministerial credentials after he performed his son's same-sex wedding.
The fired chief of staff for Tennessee Sen. Lamar Alexander was ordered to live with his parents in Maryland while he awaits prosecution on charges of possession and attempted distribution of child pornography.
Tactical police assemble outside a building at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., Monday, Dec. 16, 2013.
Four buildings on Harvard University's campus near Boston were evacuated Monday after the school's police department received an unconfirmed report that explosives may have been placed inside.