Ben Parker

A rending of the proposed Olympic stadium in Boston (Photo credit: Boston 2024)

Boston 2024 Olympics Organizers Update $4.6B Bid

Olympics opponents said the latest version of the plan still fails to guarantee taxpayers won’t foot the bill.

06/29/2015

Boston 2024. (WBZ-TV)

Organizers: New Plan For Boston 2024 Olympic Bid Coming Monday

Organizers of Boston’s bid for the Olympics say they hope to release their new plan for the 2024 Summer Games on Monday.

06/26/2015

A garbage truck in the water in North Andover. (WBZ-TV)

Garbage Truck Lands In North Andover Lake

A garbage truck crashed through a barrier and landed in Lake Cochichewick on Thursday morning.

06/25/2015

Gov, Baker announced his plan to fight opioid abuse Monday at the State House. (WBZ-TV)

Baker: $27 Million Needed To Fight Deadly Painkiller Addiction Epidemic

Gov. Baker said he expected the overall task force plan to require about $27 million in new state funding to implement.

06/22/2015

TD Garden in Boston (WBZ-TV)

TD Garden Would Host Olympic Basketball Finals, Gymnastics

TD Garden in Boston would be the site of the Olympic and Paralympic basketball finals and Olympic gymnastics and trampoline if the city wins a bid to host the 2024 games.

06/18/2015

Jonathan Dos Santos. (Family photo)

No Bail For Teens Charged In 16-Year-Old’s Murder In Dorchester

The two teens accused of shooting and killing another teen while he was riding his bicycle in Dorchester were ordered held without bail Monday.

06/15/2015

Matthew Dion appeared via video in Manchester District Court, June 12, 2015. (WBZ-TV)

NH Man Charged With Killing Parents Held Without Bail

A man found in Florida 15 months after he was charged with killing his parents and setting fire to their home has been jailed without bail.

06/12/2015

(WBZ-TV)

Survey: 3 In 4 Massachusetts Residents Gambled In Past Year

Men and black residents are more likely to have gambling problems.

06/11/2015

Arthur T. Demoulas speaks at a Market Basket rally in Tewksbury, Aug. 28, 2014. (Photo by Sera Congi - WBZ-TV)

Arthur T. Demoulas To Market Basket Workers: ‘It’s Great To Be Back Together Again’

Arthur T. Demoulas triumphantly returned as Market Basket CEO Thursday, addressing workers at company headquarters in Tewksbury, saying, “it’s great to be back together again.”

08/28/2014

Flames shot out of a window of the home on Murdock Street. (Photo courtesy: Boston Fire Department)

Man Killed In Brighton Triple-Decker Fire

Investigators determined a short circuit caused the fatal fire at a triple-decker in Brighton Thursday.

08/21/2014

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