There is plenty of winter left. Boston averages nearly 20 inches of total snow in the months of February and March.
The Senate passed legislation Saturday extending a Social Security payroll tax cut and jobless benefits for just two months, handing President Barack Obama a partial victory while setting the stage for another fight in February.
Officials concluded Wednesday at the Diversion Forum called by the Department of Transportation that more research is needed to avoid future tarmac delays nationwide.
Boston planned to step up security after U.S. counter-terrorism officials announced they were chasing a credible but unconfirmed al Qaeda threat.
They’re old now, and we’re losing many World War II veterans every day, but there’s an interesting program called Honor Flight New England that’s doing its part to pay tribute to the men and women who served nearly 70 years ago and saved the world from totalitarianism.
Karthik Karnik, 13, was one of the top ten finishers Tuesday. There were 54 competitors who took part in the preliminary round.
The names of two Massachusetts law enforcement officers, killed in the line of duty, have been memorialized in the nation’s capitol.
The Woburn police officer shot and killed in the line of duty on December 26, 2010 is having his name added to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial in Washington, D.C.
A federal grant for track upgrades in Massachusetts will smooth out bumpy sections of track and set the stage for another daily round trip for Amtrak’s Downeaster between Boston and Portland, officials said Monday.
Sometimes it’s tough to get the scoop on what’s going on down in DC all the way up here in New England. Jon Keller is at large with a top political analyst.