FOR TOM BRADY, IT'S ON TO THE NFC CHAMPIONSHIP WITH THE BUCCANEERS

Drew Brees is cast aside. And now a date with Aaron Rodgers at Lambeau Field for the NFC Championship. As life-after-the-Patriots scenarios...

CAPITOL RIOTER WHO SMOKED POT IN SENATOR'S OFFICE IS ARRESTED

One of the supporters of President Trump who entered the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 has been arrested and charged with trespassing and...

 
 
 

U.S. REP. STEPHEN LYNCH: MEMBERS OF CONGRESS WHO HELPED INSURRECTIONISTS SHOULD BE EXPELLED

Any members of Congress who helped the insurrectionists storm the U.S. Capitol earlier this month should be expelled at the very least,...

MASSACHUSETTS CELEBRATES MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY WITH VIRTUAL EVENTS

The marches, parades and speeches that typically mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day are on pause this year amid the pandemic, but a series...

 
 
 

AT THE READY: POLICE BOOST PRESENCE OUTSIDE STATE HOUSE AHEAD OF INAUGURATION DAY

As threats loom around state capitols ahead of Inauguration Day, Beacon Hill transformed into a fortress on Sunday as hundreds of Boston...

VICE PRESIDENT-ELECT HARRIS TO RESIGN HER SENATE SEAT MONDAY

WILMINGTON, Del. - Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will resign her Senate seat on Monday, two days before she and President-elect...

 
 
 

CELTICS NOTEBOOK: KEMBA WALKER ON BEING PAIN-FREE: ‘IT'S JOY'

Kemba Walker , courtesy of a collision with the Knicks' Nerlens Noel in the third quarter, left for good holding his right rib cage....

JOE BIDEN FACES CHALLENGES IN CALL FOR UNITY

Joe Biden ran for president on the promise of uniting the country. As he prepares to preside over a nation still bitterly divided over...

 
 
 

POWERBALL JACKPOT GROWS TO $730M; MEGA MILLIONS TO BE $850M

DES MOINES, Iowa - Lottery players have another chance to win big next week since there were no winners of the top prize for both the...

CORONAVIRUS VARIANT CONFIRMED IN MASSACHUSETTS: STATE HEALTH OFFICIALS

The first case of the more infectious coronavirus variant has been confirmed in Massachusetts, state health officials announced on...

 
 
 

BRUINS NOTEBOOK: SHORTHANDED BRUINS NEED TO FIND SCORING SPARK

As the Bruins search for answers to their 5-on-5 scoring drought, the circumstances they're facing suggest that the task will only...

BAKER CARVES UP $16.5B TRANSPORTATION BILL WITH VETOES

Fees on ride-hailing services such as Uber and Lyft will not increase in Massachusetts after Gov. Charlie Baker vetoed a new proposed...

 
 
 

DR. ANTHONY FAUCI SAYS FEDERAL APPROVAL OF JOHNSON & JOHNSON, ASTRAZENECA VACCINES IS ‘WEEKS AWAY'

The U.S. vaccination effort in the fight against COVID-19 will soon get reinforcements as two drugs still under review appear to be...

CELTICS COLLAPSE IN 105-75 LOSS TO KNICKS

That sound of escaping air is the life bleeding out of the Celtics' now dead five-game winning streak, which suffered an inglorious,...

 
 
 

PHIL SPECTOR, FAMED MUSIC PRODUCER AND MURDERER, DEAD AT 81

By CHRISTOPHER WEBER and LINDA DEUTSCH LOS ANGELES - Phil Spector, the eccentric and revolutionary music producer who transformed rock...

LESSONS THE PATRIOTS CAN TAKE FROM FINAL EIGHT PLAYOFF TEAMS

Bill Belichick has been known to zig when most NFL teams zag. Instead of being a copycat in a copycat league, the Patriots coach prefers...

 
 
 
‘Supernatural's' Jared Padalecki fights mortal bad guys in ‘Walker' reboot

‘SUPERNATURAL'S' JARED PADALECKI FIGHTS MORTAL BAD GUYS IN ‘WALKER' REBOOT

After 15 years as monster hunter Sam Winchester on “Supernatural,” Jared Padalecki jumps right back into the series fray as star and...

HIGH SCHOOL HOCKEY NOTEBOOK: WITH BOYS BENCHED, MATIGNON GIRLS CARRY THE BANNER

No hockey team in the state is off to a more impressive start than the Matignon girls, who barely missed the postseason last winter...

 
 
 
Lifetime spotlights a pioneering rap act in ‘Salt-N-Pepa'

LIFETIME SPOTLIGHTS A PIONEERING RAP ACT IN ‘SALT-N-PEPA'

Cheryl James was quiet and reserved while Sandra Denton was loud and extroverted. But together, they made beautiful music as Salt-N-Pepa,...

JOBS PICTURE TO BRIGHTEN AS VACCINES DO THEIR WORK

It's a bold forecast that some say borders on fantasy: Wall Street banks and Federal Reserve officials see powerful employment gains...

 
 
 



President-elect Biden to nominate Gensler for SEC commissioner, Chopra to...

President-elect Biden to nominate Gensler for SEC commissioner, Chopra to lead Protection Bureau, according to CNN

President-elect Joe Biden is expected to make nominations to the Securities and Exchange Commission and the leader of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a source told CNN. Read more ...

Los Angeles Chargers hiring Brandon Staley as head coach

Los Angeles Chargers hiring Brandon Staley as head coach

COSTA MESA, Calif. - The Los Angeles Chargers have hired Los Angeles Rams defensive coordinator Brian Staley as the team's head coach. Read more ...

Brady, Bucs, end playoffs for Saints, Brees, 30-20

Brady, Bucs, end playoffs for Saints, Brees, 30-20

NEW ORLEANS - Tom Brady's best game in three tries against New Orleans kept the Buccaneers moving on in the NFL playoffs, and has Saints quarterback Drew Brees headed home... Read more ...

Phil Spector, the revolutionary music producer convicted of murdering an...

Phil Spector, the revolutionary music producer convicted of murdering an actress, has died at 81

California state prison officials said Spector died Saturday of natural causes at a hospital. Read more ...

Defense Officials Fear Inside Attack At Inauguration, Prompting FBI To Vet Guard

Defense Officials Fear Inside Attack At Inauguration, Prompting FBI To Vet Guard

The massive undertaking underscores fears that some of the very people assigned to protect Washington could threaten the incoming administration. Read more ...

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday

Democrat Alex Padilla, now California's secretary of state, will serve the final two years of Harris' term. Read more ...

Alexei Navalny detained on return to Moscow five months after being poisoned

Alexei Navalny detained on return to Moscow five months after being poisoned

Russia's leading opposition figure and his wife were returning from a five-month stay in Germany, where he recovered after being poisoned with a military-grade nerve agent. Read more ...

NFL Draft order 2021: Updated list of picks for every team after divisional...

NFL Draft order 2021: Updated list of picks for every team after divisional playoffs

Here is the 2021 NFL Draft order for the first 28 picks, which was finalized with the results of the divisional round. Read more ...

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday

Vice President-elect Harris to resign her Senate seat Monday

WILMINGTON, Del. - Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will resign her Senate seat on Monday, two days before she and President-elect Joe Biden are inaugurated. Aides to the... Read more ...

Tom Brady vs. Aaron Rodgers gives Bucs-Packers chance to be best NFC title...

Tom Brady vs. Aaron Rodgers gives Bucs-Packers chance to be best NFC title game ever

Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers meet for the first time in the playoffs in the Tampa Bay-Green Bay NFC championship. A look at what's at stake for each QB in their bid to reach... Read more ...