Dzhokhar Tsarnaev went on trial for his life Wednesday in the Boston Marathon bombing with his own lawyer bluntly telling the jury he committed the crime.
In an effort to reach those listeners who need their news “on-demand,” WBZ debuts a weekly Podcast of the highlights of the ground breaking trial happening in the John Joseph Moakley Federal Courthouse in South Boston.
10 women and eight men will decide Tsarnaev’s fate.
The panel consists of eight men and 10 women. Opening statements in the case are scheduled for Wednesday.
A Boston police officer shot a man who stabbed him with a wooden stake in Dorchester late Thursday night, police said.
In some cases, city workers are forced to tow cars from their parking spaces, even if they are legally parked, in order to clear snow from the roads.
MBTA General Manager Beverly Scott says it could take up to 30 days to get the whole transit system back on track.
An apartment building for senior citizens in Jamaica Plain was hit by a two-alarm fire Monday afternoon.
A woman was killed and two other people were shot, including a police officer, in what police say was an “ambush” in Bourne early Thursday morning.
Dr. Rick Sacra, of Holden, is flying to Liberia on Thursday.