GOOD IDEA TO EXIT ‘THE HIGHWAYMEN'

MOVIE REVIEW “THE HIGHWAYMEN” Rated R. At suburban theaters. Grade: C “The Highwaymen” is a Depression-era period piece about Bonnie...

WHY DEMOCRATS WANT TO SCRAP THE ELECTORAL COLLEGE

The United States isn't a “democracy.” Though every American should have learned this fact in high school civics class, the smart set...

 
 
 
‘Hummingbird' soars as tale of achieving dream

‘HUMMINGBIRD' SOARS AS TALE OF ACHIEVING DREAM

MOVIE REVIEW “THE HUMMINGBIRD PROJECT” Rated R. At AMC Loews Boston Common and Kendall Square Cinema. Grade: B As a period piece set...

U.S. HAS A HEAD START ON THROWING GOOD MONEY AFTER BAD

Imagine this scenario: You're looking at your cable TV bill one day, and you notice a charge for the Smart Kids channel. You've never...

 
 
 
‘Ash' the perfect shade of intriguing noir

‘ASH' THE PERFECT SHADE OF INTRIGUING NOIR

MOVIE REVIEW “ASH IS PUREST WHITE” Not Rated. In Mandarin with subtitles. At Kendall Square Cinema. Grade: A- Film noir is a universal...

‘LOST & FOUND' MISSING SOME SUBSTANCE

MOVIE REVIEW “LOST & FOUND” Not Rated. At Kendall Square Cinema. Grade: B Written by, directed by and starring Liam O Mochain, the...

 
 
 

DAVID ARCHULETA: ‘AMERICAN IDOL' SURVIVOR

There are few things David Archuleta dislikes more than being in front of a camera. But as a finalist for the 2007-2008 season of Fox's...

BEAT CIRCUS REBOUNDS WITH ‘WICKED' RELEASE

Boston music conjures up images of Steven Tyler singing “Sweet Emotion,” the Cars crashing rock into new wave and New Kids on the Block...

 
 
 

ARIANA GRANDE RULES POP - FOR NOW

Way back in 2016 - an eternity in pop music - Nicki Minaj made a grand statement. On “Side to Side,” a collaboration with Ariana Grande,...

BATTENFELD: WELD'S WORK FOR WYNN WILL FOLLOW HIM ON CAMPAIGN TRAIL

Former Massachusetts Gov. William Weld is preparing to formally enter the presidential fray next month but there's one thing that won't...

 
 
 

SIDETRACK: DAVID ORTIZ, DEREK SANDERSON. AND MORE

FLIPPING AWESOME: The David Ortiz Children's Fund and Boston Burger Company are serving up some serious competition as they hold a...

MINDY KALING PROMISES AWKWARDNESS IN NETFLIX COMEDY

Mindy Kaling is working on a new Netflix series loosely based on her life, and the locally raised star is already letting us know we...

 
 
 

YOUNG MICHIGAN FAN FOREVER LINKED TO BRADY

As a young quarterback playing Pop Warner football, Nolan Hannu would put on all his Tom Brady gear and head out into his backyard...

MARCH MADNESS MARCHES IN LIKE A LION

March Madness, the annual office betting season, is off to a bracket-busting start. The NCAA men's basketball tournament known for...

 
 
 

ASSAULT SUSPECT ARRESTED AFTER REVERE HOTEL STANDOFF

The state police Special Tactical Operations Team took an assault suspect into custody Thursday afternoon after a brief standoff at...

ADRIANA: A COUPLE OF WINS FOR FREE SPEECH

For far too long colleges and universities have been stifling free speech on campus, contrary to the notion that higher education is...

 
 
 

UMASS' CALE MAKAR, GREG CARVEL EARN HOCKEY EAST TOP HONORS

UMass cleaned up in the hardware distribution Thursday night at the Hockey East Tournament and Awards Reception at the Royal Sonesta...

AMHERST COLLEGE BACKS DOWN ON PC ‘LANGUAGE GUIDE'

A politically charged glossary for Amherst College students that disparages capitalism and dictates a broad range of PC gender terms...

 
 
 

HARVARD LIKES CHANCES IN ECAC SEMIFINALS

Lake Placid is a cozy, Alpine-like village in the Adirondack Mountains of upper New York state with an annual population of about 2,500....

RED SOX BULLPEN COMPETITION: TYLER THORNBURG HOPING HE SHOWED ENOUGH

FORT MYERS - Watching Tyler Thornburg hit 95 mph on the radar gun but struggle to bury his breaking ball on Thursday night, it was...

 
 
 



It's official: Jimmy Carter becomes the oldest living former president ever

It's official: Jimmy Carter becomes the oldest living former president ever

Jimmy Carter was the first U.S. president to be born in a hospital. On Friday, he marks a new milestone as the oldest living former president ever. Read more ...

More than 69,000 pounds of chicken strips recalled due to possible metal in...

More than 69,000 pounds of chicken strips recalled due to possible metal in product

Check your freezer for this chicken strips product that could contain metal pieces. Read more ...

Man pleads guilty to mailing bombs to Trump critics

Man pleads guilty to mailing bombs to Trump critics

Cesar Sayoc faces the possibility of a life sentence on 65 criminal counts, including using weapons of mass destruction and illegal mailing of explosives with intent to kill. Read more ...

Emilia Clarke suffered two brain aneurysms while filming 'Game of Thrones'

Emilia Clarke suffered two brain aneurysms while filming 'Game of Thrones'

The "Game of Thrones" actress experienced her first one at 24 while doing a plank. Read more ...

Country singer Justin Carter dies at 35 after accidental shooting

Country singer Justin Carter dies at 35 after accidental shooting

The up-and-coming country singer has reportedly died after a gun he was using while filming a music video accidentally went off. Read more ...

Video shows shocking fall from high-wire that injured 5 people

Video shows shocking fall from high-wire that injured 5 people

The incident, which happened in 2017, involved famed tightrope walker Nik Wallenda. Read more ...

Facebook leaves millions of passwords readable by employees

Facebook leaves millions of passwords readable by employees

Facebook left millions of user passwords readable by its employees, only acknowledging the issue after a security researcher posted about it. Read more ...

Boeing to make safety feature standard on troubled Max jets

Boeing to make safety feature standard on troubled Max jets

Boeing will make standard on its troubled new airliner a safety feature that might have helped the crew of a jet that crashed shortly after takeoff last year in Indonesia. Read more ...

It Will Take More Than Transparency To Reduce Drug Prices, Economists Say

It Will Take More Than Transparency To Reduce Drug Prices, Economists Say

The Trump administration wants to increase transparency in prescription drug pricing. But health economists say the administration's call to tie prices to what other nations... Read more ...

Kevin Durant propels Warriors in aftermath of friend's shooting death

Kevin Durant propels Warriors in aftermath of friend's shooting death

OAKLAND, Calif. - Kevin Durant established the Warriors' defensive energy by swatting away shots early. Eventually, they got going on the other end as they almost always do... Read more ...