The Rev. John McGinn, 65, of St. John’s Episcopal Church in Sandwich was placed on administrative leave earlier this month after the diocese learned he had allegedly been using other preachers’ sermons since 2006.
A Roman Catholic chaplain at the Veterans Administration hospital in Bedford has been suspended pending a church investigation into what the Archdiocese of the Military calls allegations of “boundary violations with minors.”
The second-leading scorer on the Boston College women’s soccer team has been barred by the school from playing in an NCAA tournament game against Penn State for online comments she made about the Jerry Sandusky scandal.
The Boston Red Sox have suspended right-hander Alfredo Aceves for three games for conduct detrimental to the team.
Students who are suspended or expelled from Massachusetts schools will soon have more educational options, under a new state law signed by Gov. Deval Patrick.
Two basketball players at Andover High School have been expelled and five others suspended after an alleged hazing incident.
Massachusetts authorities have suspended the driver’s licenses of more than 100 people who converted licenses earned in Arizona to Massachusetts licenses.
An underage drinking party will force Cohasset High School’s teams to play short-handed.
The NHL came down hard on Pittsburgh Penguins forward Matt Cooke over a blindside elbow to the head of the New York Rangers’ Ryan McDonagh.
Two state inspectors were suspended Monday after a 4-year-old was killed in an escalator accident at the Auburn Mall Sears store, said a spokesperson for the Department of Public Safety.