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Kendall Buhl

(WBZ-TV)

Market Basket Denies Layoffs As Part-Time Workers’ Hours Cut Drastically

The employee revolt at Market Basket took a devastating turn Thursday as stores began reducing part-time workers hours to zero, in a move the company insisted were not layoffs.

08/07/2014

(Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

New Massachusetts Law Bans Shark Finning

The practice of shark finning would be outlawed in Massachusetts under a bill set to receive Gov. Deval Patrick’s signature.

07/24/2014

(Photo credit BARBARA SAX/AFP/GettyImages)

Mass. Lottery Raked In Near-Record $971 Million Profit In Past Year

Officials say Massachusetts State Lottery tickets were sold at yet another record-setting pace over the last 12 months.

07/24/2014

Park School students are petitioning Dunkin Donuts to stop using styrofoam cups. (Change.org)

Brookline Students’ Petition For Dunkin’ Donuts To Ditch Styrofoam Cups Gets 250K Signatures

In their petition, the students cite health and environmental concerns.

07/18/2014

Marty Walsh. (WBZ-TV)

Walsh Promises Boston Redevelopment Authority Overhaul After Audit

Boston Mayor Martin Walsh is promising to overhaul the agency that oversees development in the city after an audit found deep-rooted problems that have led to a failure to collect millions of dollars in lease payments and fees owed by developers.

07/17/2014

Courtesy of Mystic Seaport

New Bedford Celebrates Return Of Wooden Whaling Ship

The Charles W. Morgan is the oldest commercial ship afloat and the last wooden whaleship in the world.

06/25/2014

(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mass.-Based Jobs For The Future Gets $4.9M Federal Grant

Boston-based Jobs for the Future is the only national program to win a grant from the Youth Career Connect funds.

04/07/2014

(Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images)

Local Scientist Tracks Great White Shark On Trans-Atlantic Journey

A Great White Shark is on a pretty historic journey.

03/11/2014

A Chameleon extends its tongue and catches a cricket. (Photo credit:WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images)

Cricket Shortage At Area Pet Stores Due To Cold Weather

Reptile owners in the Boston area could be having trouble feeding their pets due to a shortage at a lot of area pet stores.

01/29/2013

The FBI billboard went up Monday, Dec. 12.

Police: Bank Robber On FBI Wanted Billboard Kills Self In Standoff

A bank robber whose picture was on billboards around New England shot and killed himself Wednesday, authorities said.

12/14/2011

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