The death of a Boston man in his sixties has been linked to influenza, city health officials announced on Friday.
The investigation by the Child Welfare League of America will be conducted over the next few months.
The Boston City Council elected Bill Linehan of South Boston as its new president Monday.
The body of Lance Corporal Matthew Rodriguez was brought home for the final time Thursday.
Sales of Mega Millions tickets were booming Tuesday, pushing the jackpot to $636 million for tonight’s drawing.
Four members of the state gambling commission have approved a revised real estate deal for a proposed casino in Everett that would substantially reduce the price Wynn Resorts pays for the land and prevent hidden investors from profiting off the sale of the property.
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission has delayed a final vote on whether to allow Suffolk Downs and Mohegan Sun to pursue a Revere-only casino, but a majority of the panel appears to be leaning toward removing one key potential obstacle.
The mother of a 15-year-old North Conway girl who vanished last month on her way home from high school says she believes her daughter will come home someday.
Gov. Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor-elect Martin Walsh are promising a strong partnership as Walsh prepares to take over at City Hall.
The horrifying disaster taking place in Philippines have folks back home here in Boston terrified.