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MIT Pulls Online Lectures Over Harassment Claim

MIT says it has removed the lectures of a well-known retired physics professor from an online learning platform after an investigation found he had sexually harassed a woman.

12/09/2014

The Maclaurin Building on the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Mass. College Presidents Land On Highest-Paid List

Three Massachusetts college presidents are among the top 20 highest paid in the country, according to a new ranking.

12/08/2014

MBTA Officer Richard Donahue was among those awarded with the state's Medal of Honor. (WBZ)

25 Officers, 1 Brave K-9 Honored With Hanna Award

Some who received the state’s Medal of Honor were involved in the manhunt and capture of the suspects involved in the Boston Marathon bombings.

WBZ-TV–11/19/2014

The Maclaurin Building on the campus of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Report Ranks Harvard, MIT As World’s Top Two Universities

U.S. News & World Report released a list of its top 500 global universities, and two Massachusetts schools were atop the list.

10/28/2014

Medford kindergartners use Scratch Jr. (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: App Teaches Kids Computer Programming

A new app from researchers at MIT and Tufts teaches kids basic computer programming.

10/01/2014

Surgery (WBZ-TV)

I-Team: Professor Helps Organ Transplant Patients On Multiple Waiting Lists

Many transplant patients now multi list in different regions across the country, hoping to speed up their waiting time.

09/29/2014

Lambda Chi Alpha at MIT. (WBZ-TV)

Inspectional Services Visits MIT Fraternity After 18-Year-Old Hurt In Fall

Two city inspectors paid a visit to an MIT fraternity house near Kenmore Square Tuesday, two days after an 18-year-old woman was hurt in a fall there.

09/02/2014

The chip being developed by MicroCHIPS of Lexington, in conjunction with M.I.T. researchers, could prevent pregnancy for up to 16 years. (Image: CBS)

Birth Control Microchip Under Development By Local Research Team

Local researchers are at the forefront of what could be a birth control revolution. They are working on a microchip that could control a woman’s hormones, and prevent pregnancy for up to 16 years.

07/24/2014

Stephen Silva (Transit PD photo)

Man Linked To Gun In MIT Officer’s Death Said ‘Bomber’ Was Best Friend

A man linked to a gun used to kill a university police officer days after the Boston Marathon bombings told police he smoked marijuana every day because, in his words, “my best friend was the bomber,” according to court documents.

07/23/2014

Sean Collier

Cambridge Man Arrested For Providing Gun Used In Murder Of MIT Officer

A Cambridge man has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of MIT Police officer Sean Collier.

07/22/2014

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