Tom Brady and his “twin sister” aren’t the only family members who celebrate an August birthday. On Tuesday, the quarterback wished his oldest son Jack a happy 10th birthday via Instagram. He captioned an affectionate picture of the two of them: “10 years ago you came into our life and brought so much joy and […]
Despite all the warnings about looking at the eclipse without safety glasses, some may have been tempted to defy scientific advice and steal a peek. Don’t feel bad — even the president of the United States did it. But staring at the sun for even a short time without the right protection could have damaged […]
The third of three people charged in connection with the fentanyl overdose death of a 17-year-old New Hampshire girl in 2015 is scheduled to be sentenced
A psychiatrist who testified on behalf of a teenager who encouraged her boyfriend to kill himself via text message has been ordered to stop blogging about details from the victim's confidential medical records
A Chinese restaurant in New Hampshire has been indicted on charges of over-serving alcohol to three men who died in a 2016 car crash
Florida man tells police he killed two of his roommates to thwart a terrorist attack by the neo-Nazi group they belonged to, but some question the story
Senators Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren have the most Facebook followers of anyone in Congress, according to a Pew Research Center analysis published Monday. Sanders has more than 7 million followers, Warren more than 3 million. Pew, analyzing politicians’ official profile pages only, found that current lawmakers who are more liberal or conservative have more […]
This questionable use of state resources and funds stayed below the public radar.
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Malia Obama will be a freshman at the Ivy League school this fall.
A rendering by Norman Rockwell of one of his best known baseball-themed paintings has sold at auction for $1.6 million
It answered a question that Linda Holliday originally posed on Twitter.
President Donald Trump, the first lady and son Barron watch the solar eclipse from a White House portico
Newton’s Sweet Tomatoes is open once more. The pizza shop made the announcement Monday on its social media pages, more than 18 months after a driver crashed through its front window and killed two people. West Newton is open!! A post shared by Sweet Tomatoes Pizza (@sweettomatoespizza) on Aug 21, 2017 at 9:10am PDT Customers Gregory Morin, 32, […]
The continental United States experienced a total solar eclipse for the first time in 38 years on Monday.
Even though the total solar eclipse won’t be visible in New England Monday, residents of the region turned their faces to the sky to catch a glimpse of the phenomena. According to NASA, only 63 percent of the sun will be covered for viewers in Boston. From the Boston Public Library to MIT’s Wallace Observatory […]
After staying relatively insipid for almost the past decade, the Red Sox-Yankees rivalry is finally back. But not only are the top two teams in the AL East going at it on the diamond, they’re also taking shots at each other on social media. Things got started back in June on Global Running Day. To […]
The total solar eclipse has taken over Twitter, and NASA’s official accounts are no exception. NASA’s official account about Earth’s moon symbolically blocked the space agency’s official account about Earth’s sun at 1:15 p.m. Monday, just as totality reached the West Coast in Oregon. HA HA HA I’ve blocked the Sun! Make way for the […]
Boston will only see a partial eclipse, but the space agency is covering the whole event from coast-to-coast.
Bostonians will get a chance to witness a partial solar eclipse Monday afternoon, but experts are warning anyone tempted to take even a quick peek at the phenomenon that they must protect their eyes. Looking at a partial eclipse even for a short period of time could result in severe, permanent damage to your eyes […]