Audience To Help Boston Pops Choose 4th Of July PlaylistThis year’s Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular will feature a new twist that allows viewers to interact with the performance whether they’re at the Hatch Shell or on their couch.
Navy Seal 'Leap Frogs' Make Boston 4th Of July SkydiveSix Navy Seals parachuted onto the area of the Esplanade on Saturday during the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular. Watch for video from 8-11 p.m.
Security Heightened At Esplanade Ahead Of July 4 Celebration In BostonBoston police are preparing for the city’s annual Fourth of July celebration at the Esplanade, and this year security is tighter than ever.
Maestro Keith Lockhart Celebrating 20th Anniversary WIth Boston PopsWhen he takes the stage on Saturday, Maestro Keith Lockhart will celebrate America's birthday and his own anniversary, and he's ready for both.
No Drones Allowed On Esplanade For 4th Of JulyThere will be no drones allowed at this year’s 4th of July celebration on the Esplanade, according to Massachusetts State Police.
Sister Says Man Fatally Shot By Police Had Mental Issues, 'Why Kill Him?'Olga Santiago said police should have shot her brother, Santos Laboy, somewhere else on his body rather than killing him.
Laser Light Aimed At Boston MedFlight Helicopter CockpitThe Boston MedFlight was bringing a patient to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center around 2:30 a.m. when a green laser was flashed into the helicopter’s cockpit.
5 Things You Didn’t Know About The Charles RiverThe Charles River sits right in Boston's backyard. But here are five things you don't know about it.
Severe Weather Forces Evacuation Of Esplanade The Esplanade was evacuated early due to severe weather approaching the Boston area.
Spectators, Vendors Deal With Last-Minute Changes For Boston Pops Fireworks SpectacularStage crews scrambled to get the Hatch Shell ready to rock for everyone who made the pilgrimage.
Boston Road Closures For Fireworks Spectacular On July 3Despite July 3 being a business day, there will be a number of road closures following the morning commute.
Award-Winning Boston Children's Chorus Returns To Pops SpectacularThe Boston Children’s Chorus will return to the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular for the first time in eight years.
State Police Taking 'Wait And See' Weather Approach For Esplanade FestivitiesState Police are taking a wait and see approach for any possible changes to the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular.
Boston Pops Concert Pops Up At Logan To Promote July 4th Spectacular WebcastMembers of the Pops, including conductor Keith Lockhart, will perform across the Northeast all day Monday.
Police Inundated With Suspicious Backpack Calls Since Marathon BombingsMassachusetts State Police say they're getting more calls than ever before to check possible explosives and suspicious items.