Boston is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 694,583 in 2018, making it also the most populous city in New England. Boston is the seat of Suffolk County as well, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area known as Greater Boston, a metropolitan statistical area (MSA) home to a census-estimated 4.8 million people in 2016 and ranking as the tenth-largest such area in the country. As a combined statistical area (CSA), this wider commuting region is home to some 8.2 million people, making it the sixth most populous in the United States.
The man accused of shooting Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz will remain in jail for at least one year while awaiting trial. Ortiz remains in a Boston hospital, where he's recovering from a second.. CBS News - Published
Jun 12, 2019; Boston, MA, USA; St. Louis Blues center Ryan O'Reilly (90) skates with the Conn Smythe Trophy after defeating the Boston Bruins in game seven of the 2019 Stanley Cup Final at TD Garden...
(Reuters) - The St. Louis Blues completed a most improbable journey and wiped out decades of misery by beating the Boston Bruins on Sunday to capture their first Stanley Cup and set off a celebration..
It certainly feels fitting that the first two of the Bruins’ goals in Game 6 came via some very visible influence from the referees. Not in any controversial way, for the record, but every Boston fan..
Uproxx reports Kevin Spacey appeared at a Nantucket courthouse on Monday for the pre-trial hearing in his sexual assault case. The disgraced former 'House of Cards' actor was not required to attend the..
According to a report by Huffpost, a Boston aquarium has confirmed that the surprise birth of anaconda snakes to a mother living with only other females was an instance of parthenogenesis, a word that..
CNN reports that actress Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty on Monday to paying $15,000 to a fake charity that facilitated cheating when her daughter took the SAT exam. Huffman appeared in federal court..
Actress Felicity Huffman arrived at a federal courthouse in Boston on Monday to plead guilty to paying to rig a college entrance exam for her daughter, part of a wide-ranging scandal in which wealthy..
Desperate Housewives actress Felicity Huffman is scheduled to plead guilty in federal court in Boston, Monday, to participating in what prosecutors call the largest college admissions scam uncovered in..
Fans at a watch party at the Enterprise Center in downtown St. Louis celebrated Wednesday night after the NHL St. Louis Blues defeated the Boston Bruins 4-1 in Boston to win the first Stanley Cup in.. USATODAY.com - Published
A former Stanford University sailing coach involved in the college admissions scandal walked out of a Boston court a free man. Prosecutors were seeking a 13 month sentence. Don Dahler reports. CBS News - Published
David Ortiz, a retired Red Sox star, took a few steps on Tuesday in his Boston hospital room after surgery for a gunshot wound he suffered in the Dominican Republic, media reported. Reuters - Published
Here's the latest for Tuesday June 11th: Trump and Biden to cross paths in Iowa; Protests continue in Hong Kong over extradition legislation; David Ortiz in Boston for treatment after shooting; and New.. USATODAY.com - Published
David Ortiz, the retired baseball star who played for the Boston Red Sox, was awake and stable after undergoing surgery in Boston on Monday night for wounds suffered when he was shot in the Dominican.. Reuters - Published
Retired Red Sox player David Ortiz is recovering in a Boston hospital after being shot in the Dominican Republic. The baseball legend was ambushed outside a bar in Santo Domingo and the gunman is still.. CBS News - Published
People say the crash shook the skyscraper, leading to evacuations and bringing the entire area to a standstill. Also, Red Sox legend David "Big Papi" Ortiz is back in Boston after surviving a shooting.. CBS News - Published
The Boston Red Sox management and the team's fans expressed shock and dismay Monday after the news that beloved former player David Ortiz was ambushed and shot in the Dominican Republic. (June 10)
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The Boston Red Sox have sent their best wishes, and an aircraft, to ex-slugger David Ortiz after he was shot in the Dominican Republic. Red Sox President Sam Kennedy says the team is flying Ortiz back.. USATODAY.com - Published
Actor Kevin Bacon, who gained fame with the 1984 film "Footloose" (and even more fame with the parlor game Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon), talks about celebrity; his new Showtime series, "City on a Hill,".. CBS News - Published
It was an unusual outburst for a classical music concert: an audience member shouted out "Wow!" at the very end of Mozart's "Masonic Funeral Music," performed by the Handel and Haydn Society in Boston... CBS News - Published