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.
Gov. Deval Patrick is set to launch a 17-day tour to promote his first book that deals with his rise from youthful poverty in Chicago, and his friendship with President Barack Obama.
A Dorchester crossing guard, who died while shielding a boy from an on-coming car, received one of the nation’s highest civilian honors Friday.
Gov. Deval Patrick has testified before a congressional committee on the state’s 2006 health law.