| Oct 21, 2014
| 9:37 AM
A friend of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect lied repeatedly to investigators before eventually confessing about his activities in the days after the attack, a federal prosecutor said on Tuesday.
Defense lawyers have argued that Robel Phillipos, 21,...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 7:38 PM
I can't tell you whether to believe assurances from those in power that the deadly Ebola virus will be kept in check, but there's no doubt that panicking can expose you to harm.
Scams related to the Ebola outbreak are spreading and you aren't immune....
| Oct 15, 2014
| 6:08 AM
44, mayor of Baltimore
Perhaps no Baltimore woman is watched more than Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake. But while she’s seen on national television appearances, Rawlings-Blake says she’s watching Baltimore’s...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 10:12 PM
At a time when heightened fears of government surveillance coincide with growing anxiety about global terrorism, the next top U.S. law-enforcement officer will face daunting challenges to balance protection of Americans' security and the right to privacy....
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:48 AM
A friend of a man accused of lying to investigators probing the Boston Marathon bombing urged him to tell the police "everything" he knew about the suspected bomber, a federal agent testified Tuesday. U.S. prosecutors contend that Robel Phillipos, 21,...
| Oct 9, 2014
Losing his limbs due to a bacterial infection at an early age taught Pompano Beach resident Michael Stolzenberg the importance of being able to persevere when life takes an unexpected turn.
So when the 14-year-old double amputee saw others in a...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 2:30 PM
No stranger to films set on his home turf, Massachusetts native Casey Affleck is attached to star and produce a film about the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.
Based on the book "Boston Strong" by Casey Sherman and Dave Wedge, the spec was written by...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 9:59 AM
With scientific advances in DNA and more surveillance cameras than ever, crime in Connecticut has dropped to its lowest levels in more than 40 years.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy hailed the drop Monday during a news conference at the state Capitol in Hartford...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 5:40 PM
HARTFORD — With significant advances in DNA testing and more surveillance cameras than ever, crime in Connecticut has dropped to its lowest levels in more than 40 years.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy hailed the drop Monday during a news conference at...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 5:29 PM
TJ Maxx apologized after a manager at its Nashua, N.H., store told a Boston Marathon bombing survivor that her service dog needed to either be placed in a carriage or leave the store.
"He's crucial to my everyday life now," Sydney Corcoran, 19, told...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Recent news coverage in the United States has raised the possibility that our police are too "militarized." I disagree. While there are valid concerns with how our police have used their assets, at the end of the day, "it is a poor workman who blames...