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Students learn to speak Latin, ?the un-dead language?

Immersive Latin offers to make a historically elite subject more equitable. 3 hours ago

On a class trip to MFA, an unexpected lesson about racism
Racism isn?t shrugged off. It embeds under the skin. It?s the weight we carry in our bones. 29 minutes ago

Outrage, dismay after allegations of racism at the Museum of Fine Arts

The principal at the Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy, a Dorchester charter school, said one museum employee reportedly told students that ?no food, no drink, and no watermelon? were allowed during the outing. 38 minutes ago
MFA apologizes after students from Dorchester school subjected to racism Spotlight 2017: Does Boston deserve its racist reputation?

Plans to improve Cape Cod bridges could take as much as 15 minutes off summer Saturday delays
State officials hope upgrades like tripling the current width of the Bourne and Sagamore bridges could shorten summer Saturday delays and make the daily commute much faster the rest of the year.

Speaker Pelosi slams Trump?s ?temper tantrum? at meeting, suggests an intervention

The rift between President Donald Trump and congressional Democrats appeared to be widening Thursday after a dramatic blow-up at the White House at a meeting on infrastructure. 18 minutes ago
Ground Game: On impeachment, Trump holds all the cards

Somerville bank robbery suspect arrested in Providence; DNA evidence help crack case

In a statement, US Attorney Andrew E. Lelling?s office identified the suspect as Daniel Rosado. 8:42 a.m.

?American Taliban? John Walker Lindh freed after 17 years in prison

The California man became known as the ?American Taliban? after his capture on an Afghanistan battlefield in late 2001. an hour ago

Mario Batali facing criminal charges in alleged Boston assault
Celebrity chef Mario Batali has been charged with indecent assault and battery for allegedly forcibly kissing and groping a woman in a Back Bay restaurant in April 2017.

Dighton selectmen vote to euthanize dogs that mauled boy to death

Ryan Hazel, 14, died May 9 while he was taking care of several dogs while their owner, Scott Dunmore, was not home.

Boston Calling 2019

From Boston Calling?s undercard, 15 artists who could make headlines

This year?s roster below the top line is packed with excellent acts from all over the musical spectrum.

Someone broke into his house. But the burglars didn?t take anything ... they just cleaned every room from top to bottom
They even crafted origami roses on the homeowner's toilet paper rolls. 3 hours ago

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How to spot and respond to the signs of a stroke
From the moment the strokes occurs, doctors have a limited time period during which they can administer treatments, so knowing the signs of a stroke is imperative. 2 hours ago

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Four reasons why Tuukka Rask has been so brilliant these playoffs
To get a more complete picture of what makes Tuukka tick, we leaned on four analysts with both deep knowledge of Rask?s game and history against him. 57 minutes ago

Oak Bluffs plaque honoring Confederate soldiers to be moved to Martha?s Vineyard Museum
The Oak Bluffs Board of Selectmen voted unanimously to move the plaque after no one spoke against moving it.

Plaque honoring Confederate soldiers leads to controversy on Martha's Vineyard

US charges banker Stephen Calk over request for Trump job

Special Counsel Robert Mueller?s team has said that Calk conspired with Paul Manafort to defraud his own bank when he pushed approval of Manafort?s loans in the hopes of winning a senior post in the Trump administration. an hour ago

These are the best and worst times to travel this Memorial Day weekend

It?s almost Memorial Day weekend, which means you can cue the sunshine, backyard barbecues, and, of course, holiday traffic.

Ayanna Pressley asked Steven Mnuchin when Harriet Tubman would be put on the $20. He didn?t know

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he was focused on improving the currency to prevent counterfeiting.

Here?s what you need to know about shopping at Newton?s first recreational marijuana shop

Garden Remedies in Newton will start recreational marijuana sales Saturday on an appointment-only basis.

What we know about the death of 13-year-old Chloe Ricard
Much about the circumstances of the Amesbury teen?s death remains unclear, but police are investigating.

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Kirk Minihane, Entercom officially part ways

WEEI?s controversial morning sports talk show host ended his 10-year run by openly criticizing his co-host, Gerry Callahan, on his way out the door.

Two Needham middle school students subjected to racism

Two middle school students in Needham were subjected to a racist taunt earlier this week, according to two school officials.

Mass. lawmaker claims Purdue Pharma corrupted World Health Organization

Congresswoman Katherine Clark says the opioid maker influenced the global health group?s drug prescription recommendations.

Body of missing man found in Berlin, N.H.

The body of Tyler Supry, 27, who was last seen on May 9, was found on a trail Tuesday, officials said.

Framingham police locate man carrying weapon: a BB gun

Several schools in the areas were placed in ?safe mode? during the search for the man Thursday morning, which included the areas of Speen Street and Newbury Street. an hour ago

Warren discloses past corporate legal work

Warren, who rails against big banks and tech companies as a populist candidate for the 2020 Democratic nomination, also spent 20 years occasionally advising, representing, and serving as an expert witness for corporations.

Man allegedly strikes car carrying off-duty trooper, spouse in Bourne hit-and-run crash

The alleged hit-and-run crash occurred on the Sagamore Bridge around 8:10 p.m. Tuesday, troopers said.


In an age of school lockdown drills, children are playing a new version of ?cops and robbers.? Call it ?active shooter?

The drills are intended to save lives, but along the way, the trauma is invading kids? play and dreams.




Michael Chavis hits home run in 13th inning to give Red Sox win over Blue Jays

Mookie Betts had put the Sox ahead with his own solo shot in the 12th, before Rowdy Tellez answered for the Jays in the bottom of the inning.