A police chase ended Saturday morning with a man caught in netting suspended over the Mystic River beneath the Tobin Bridge.
A state Department of Environmental Protection spokesman said most of the oil that spilled when a tanker truck overturned in Arlington on Friday has been recovered.
Steve Wynn, whose prominent Las Vegas properties include the Bellagio and The Mirage, has proposed a $1.2 billion casino on a 37-acre site along the Mystic River.
Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn may be placing a new bet on gambling in Massachusetts.
Looking for a book with some Boston roots? These must-read books by five Boston-area authors include classics, best-sellers and little-known local works.
The Mystic River watershed has received a nearly failing environmental grade due to bacterial contamination.
Federal investigators have joined a lawsuit against the Boston Water and Sewer Commission alleging the agency violated the Clean Water Act by discharging raw sewage and pollutants into local waterways, including the Charles River.