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.
Charles Smith and John Perrone pleaded guilty Friday for allegedly creating a drug lab in a dorm room at Georgetown University where they manufactured an illegal and rare drug, a gram of which was found in the room.
WBZ TV’s Dan Roche has confirmed that the Red Sox have completed a trade that will bring Adrian Gonzalez from San Diego to the Sox in exchange for prospects Casey Kelly, Anthony Rizzo, Rey Fuentes, and a player-to-be-named-later.
Jon talks politics from Washington to Beacon Hill.
The NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament resumes tonight with regional semifinal action from the East in Syracuse and the West in Salt Lake City.
In part 1 Senator Kennedy is asked to give his thoughts on Senator Barack Obama and Senator Hillary Clinton related to debates.