Cell phone video captured a confrontation between an MBTA driver and passenger (Credit: Ben Mohr)

Union: MBTA Recommends Driver In Violent Confrontation With Rider Be Fired

The MBTA has recommended that the driver captured on cell phone video involved in a violent confrontation with a rider be fired, according to the Boston Carmen’s Union, which represents MBTA employees.


Robert Moulton (WBZ-TV)

Judge Releases Fired Dracut High School Teacher

A judge ordered the release of a Dracut teacher Friday after he was arrested for returning to the high school where he was banned.


Do I Lose My Health Insurance If I Am Laid Off Or Fired?

If your health insurance is provided by your employer, you will lose coverage if you are laid off or fired. But there are options to stay covered.


(Photo Credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Boston Police Officer Fired Over Excessive Force Accusation Gets Job Back

A Boston police officer fired after he was accused of using excessive force on a man during an investigation into a car crash has been handed his job back by an arbitrator.


Gary McKeon

Police: MBTA Employee Fired Gun, Pointed It At Officers In Nashua, NH

An MBTA employee who has been on administrative leave since December is behind bars for allegedly firing a gun inside a Nashua, New Hampshire hotel room while police officers were there and pointing the weapon at those officers.


Bobby Valentine talks to WBZ-TV's Steve Burton shortly after Valentine was fired by the Red Sox.

Bobby Valentine: ‘I’m Doing Fine’

Just hours after he was fired by the Boston Red Sox Thursday afternoon, Bobby Valentine told WBZ-TV’s Steve Burton “I’m doing fine.”


Bobby Valentine (Photo by Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

Bobby Valentine Fired By Red Sox After Worst Record In 47 Years

The Bobby Valentine era is over.


The fire started just before 4 a.m. Monday.

4-Alarm Fire Damages 2 Triple Deckers In Gardner

Flames broke out in a home on Pleasant Street just before 4 a.m. and then spread to a second house.



St. Ann’s Home and School In Methuen Fires Chief Financial Officer

The chief financial officer at Saint Ann’s Home and School in Methuen is out of a job.

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Former Penn State head coach Joe Paterno (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Joe Paterno Made The Wrong Choice

At some point in your life, you will be confronted with the question — are you just in this for yourself, or do you really care about others?