DEMS TRY TO FINESSE WAGE HIKE INTO RELIEF BILL

If at first you don't succeed, find a way to game the system. That seems to be the mantra for Dems after Senate Parliamentarian Elizabeth...

NEW MISSION BOYS RETURN TO BCL TITLE GAME WITH WIN OVER TECHBOSTON

For the first time in four years, New Mission is back in a Boston City League championship thanks to a strong effort attacking the...

 
 
 

O'BRYANT GIRLS PULL OFF COMEBACK WIN OVER LATIN ACADEMY TO ADVANCE TO BOSTON CITY LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

It is not common for Trudy Fisher to see her O'Bryant girls basketball team play tentative, but that's exactly how she thought the...

HUNDREDS OF NIGERIAN SCHOOLGIRLS TAKEN IN MASS ABDUCTION

Gunmen abducted 317 girls from a boarding school in northern Nigeria on Friday, police said, the latest in a series of mass kidnappings...

 
 
 

ARMBRISTER'S 26 POINTS HELP FENWAY ROLL PAST NEW MISSION, INTO BOSTON CITY LEAGUE TITLE GAME

Replacing a legendary coach and producing similar results is never an easy ask for anyone, regardless of the situation. However, after...

CELTICS PREPARE FOR THE RETURN OF FANS AT TD GARDEN

Per order of Gov. Charlie Baker , Boston's teams can start admitting fans on March 22, and few kinds of outside help could mean more...

 
 
 

WITH HOUSE VOTING ON RELIEF BILL, DEMS MULL WAGE PLAN RESCUE

A $1.9 trillion package aimed at helping the country rebuild from the pandemic seemed headed toward House passage, even as Democrats...

BATTENFELD: TRUMP SET TO LAUNCH CONTROVERSIAL COMEBACK AT CONSERVATIVE CONFERENCE

In an appearance that's already roiling the Republican Party, former President Donald Trump is set to get a full embrace at a conservative...

 
 
 
Charlie Baker urges all Massachusetts schools to jump into pooled coronavirus testing

CHARLIE BAKER URGES ALL MASSACHUSETTS SCHOOLS TO JUMP INTO POOLED CORONAVIRUS TESTING

Pooled testing at schools for the coronavirus - while pushing the feds for more vaccine doses - is the path to the “next normal,” Gov....

Massachusetts Republican nominated for top campaign finance job

MASSACHUSETTS REPUBLICAN NOMINATED FOR TOP CAMPAIGN FINANCE JOB

The panel that has been searching for a new director for the Office of Campaign and Political Finance was unanimous Friday in its selection...

 
 
 

RED SOX NOTES: JASON VARITEK DONS CATCHER'S UNIFORM AGAIN AS COACHING ROLE INCREASES

Jason Varitek was in a familiar position Friday morning on the fields behind JetBlue Park, crouched down and dressed in a full catcher's...

RED SOX' CHRISTIAN VÁZQUEZ: ‘I FEEL 10 YEARS YOUNGER' AFTER SLIMMING DOWN THIS OFFSEASON

Christian Vázquez, suddenly, is now the longest-tenured member of the Red Sox organization. And as he enters his 30s, the catcher seems...

 
 
 

U.S. ATTORNEY ANDREW LELLING LEAVES OFFICE, JOINS LAW FIRM

Former U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling, who cultivated a tough-on-crime image during his tenure as Massachusetts' top federal prosecutor,...

JOHNSON & JOHNSON VACCINE RECOMMENDED FOR EMERGENCY USE AUTHORIZATION BY FDA

Johnson & Johnson's single-shot coronavirus vaccine has been recommended for emergency use authorization by an independent advisory...

 
 
 
Baby in hospital after being found in Boston trash can

BABY IN HOSPITAL AFTER BEING FOUND IN BOSTON TRASH CAN

A small baby is recovering in a local hospital after someone left the child in a bag in a Boston trash can along the side of Dorchester...

BRUINS NOTEBOOK: PRACTICE TIME COMES AT A PREMIUM IN TIGHT SCHEDULE

The Bruins right now are learning what many teams have already known - the schedule for the 2021 season is brutal. Between now and...

 
 
 

HOME SHOWCASE: CLASSIC COLONIAL IN WEST FALMOUTH

Tucked into the picturesque Cape Cod seaside town of West Falmouth, Saconesset Hills is a private, quiet community that feels away...

DORCHESTER YOUTH COLLABORATIVE TO CLOSE AFTER 40 YEARS

The Dorchester Youth Collaborative is shutting its doors after 40 years as the longtime Boston youth center and anti-violence organization...

 
 
 

PATRIOTS WILL HAVE KEY OPT-OUTS DONTA HIGHTOWER, PATRICK CHUNG AND MARCUS CANNON RETURNING

Devin McCourty let the cat out of the bag a few weeks ago on the “Patriots Talk” podcast, but it seems more of a certainty now that...

BOSTON UNIVERSITY ‘MUST SUSPEND' CORONAVIRUS VACCINE PROGRAM AFTER STATE HALTS DOSES

Boston University “must suspend” its coronavirus vaccination program for new shot-seekers after the state halted distribution of first...

 
 
 



LeBron James rejects Zlatan's criticism of activist athletes

LeBron James rejects Zlatan's criticism of activist athletes

LOS ANGELES - LeBron James responded to Zlatan Ibrahimovic's criticism of his political activism with a promise that he will never just shut up and dribble. Read more ...

House passes $1.9 trillion COVID-19 bill

House passes $1.9 trillion COVID-19 bill

It's President Joe Biden's first crack at his initial legislative goal of acting decisively against the pandemic. Read more ...

Lakers snap skid thanks to Dennis Schröder's return: ‘gives us a spark'

Lakers snap skid thanks to Dennis Schröder's return: ‘gives us a spark'

LOS ANGELES - LeBron James had 28 points, Dennis Schröder added 22 in his return to the Lakers' lineup, and Los Angeles snapped its four-game losing streak with a 102-93... Read more ...

House Approves $1.9 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Package

House Approves $1.9 Trillion COVID-19 Relief Package

The proposal, which would provide a new round of financial support for workers, families and businesses, will now advance to the Senate. Read more ...

House Democrats pass Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan, sending it to the...

House Democrats pass Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan, sending it to the Senate as minimum wage fight looms

Summary List Placement House Democrats approved President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion emergency spending package in a 219-212 vote early on Saturday morning, sending the... Read more ...

Uniform mix-up can't stop Thunder from beating Hawks

Uniform mix-up can't stop Thunder from beating Hawks

OKLAHOMA CITY - Shai Gilgeous-Alexander scored 24 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Atlanta Hawks 118-109 on Friday night after changing uniforms at halftime... Read more ...

No. 21 Loyola holds on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52

No. 21 Loyola holds on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52

CHICAGO - Marquise Kennedy scored 16 points, and No. 21 Loyola Chicago hung on to beat Southern Illinois 60-52 on Friday night. Read more ...

Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton help Suns rally to beat Bulls

Devin Booker, Deandre Ayton help Suns rally to beat Bulls

CHICAGO - Devin Booker and Deandre Ayton each scored 22 points and the Phoenix Suns rallied to beat the Chicago Bulls 106-97, on Friday night. Read more ...

Inbound Eisenhower shut down after man, woman shot on expressway

Inbound Eisenhower shut down after man, woman shot on expressway

CHICAGO - The inbound lanes of the Eisenhower Expressway have been shut down Friday night following a shooting that injured two people, according to Illinois State... Read more ...

Mass. doctor says J&J COVID-19 vaccine helps 'getting us back to the new normal'

Mass. doctor says J&J COVID-19 vaccine helps 'getting us back to the new normal'

South Shore Health's Dr. Simone Wildes says the Johnson & Johnson vaccine will significantly reduce hospitalizations and death. Read more ...