Boston

The shameless retooling of ‘Kevin Can Wait’

I’m not sure I’ve ever seen such cold opportunism in the TV industry. Oh, wait, I definitely have; it’s the TV industry. But still, the whole “Kevin …

TV

The Solar Eclipse - What You Need To Know

BOSTON (CBS) – Unless you’ve been living under a rock or under full media blackout, you’ve probably heard something will happen with the sun next …

Solar Eclipse

Massachusetts' Only Confederate Monument Has Been Boarded Up

Massachusetts’ Only Confederate Monument Has Been Boarded Up<p>State officials are weighing options for removing it.<p>August 16, 2017, 10:34 a.m.<p>MEMORIAL …

History

Father, my father: Children of Catholic priests live with secrets and sorrow

He carried his doubts and disappointment across miles and decades, from childhood to adulthood, and finally at the age of 48 to the kitchen table of …

Christianity

The 10 highest-valued tech startups in Boston so far in 2017 - Boston Business Journal

Company: Boston-based DraftKings Inc. Investment round: $100+ million from Eldridge… more<p>Boston startup founders and investors have a reputation for …

Venture Capital

Traffic, Green Line service resumes near Comm Ave. Bridge

Drivers and T riders got some good news from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation on Tuesday about traffic on Commonwealth Avenue.

Tavern in the Square Disappears From Cambridge

The locations in Porter and Central squares are now closed<p>A regional chain of taverns closed down a Cambridge location this week after operating there for 10 years. Tavern in the Square, located at 1815 Massachusetts Ave. in Porter Square, shut its doors over the weekend, according to Boston …

Restaurants

Here Are the 3 BC Startups That Completed the SSC VP Summer Program

Boston College students and recent graduates can count on an additional resource to grow their startups. A new fund called Soaring Startup Circle …

Startups

The Leader Board

Jody Adams<p>A James Beard Award winner and mentor to many, Jody Adams has been a fixture on Boston’s culinary scene for decades, but stasis isn’t her …

A PROTEST BY ANY OTHER NAME…

<b>The best way to defeat the ultra right is to stop playing their game</b><p>Street protest is a vital part of any genuinely democratic political system. But …

Wentworth set to award its 1st university-level degrees | Miami Herald

Boston's Wentworth Institute of Technology is set to graduate its first class as a state-approved university.<p>More than a century after opening as a …

Business

Gillette worker not so sharp: Pleads guilty to stealing razor blades from South Boston factory

A worker at the Gillette plant in South Boston and two accomplices have pleaded guilty to federal charges that they stole shaving cartridges hot off …

Crime

A Look at Who Is Behind the Boston Free Speech Rally

The participants in the "Free Speech" rally planned on the Boston Common are expected to come from a wide range of backgrounds.

Some corporations have had enough of Trump

WASHINGTON — Walmart, Merck, Intel, Under Armour. These are the sort of corporate titans that typically relish an opportunity to partner with the …

Brian Krzanich

Man Wanted In Deadly Quincy Crash Turns Himself In

QUINCY (CBS) — The man wanted by police in connection to a deadly crash last week turned himself in and is set to be arraigned Wednesday …

Crime

Obama's Charlottesville tweet becomes one of the most 'liked' ever

Former President Barack Obama's tweet in response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the weekend is already one of the platform's …

Charlottesville

Comm. Ave. In Boston Reopens After 3 Weeks Of Construction

Support the news<p>Commonwealth Avenue in Boston reopened Wednesday morning, after three weeks of construction to replace part of the roadway that spans …

Editorial: Stop ‘Top Chef’ tactics

It was a happy day yesterday for the four defendants in the “Top Chef” case who were acquitted on charges of attempted extortion. Not such a happy …

Top Chef

What you can rent for $3,000 a month in Greater Boston

Whether you want to live outside the capital, like in Cambridge, Medford, or Weston, or if you’d prefer to live in Boston proper, like in East Boston …

Real Estate

6 spectacular Boston apartments for sale right now

Starting at under $500K<p>Just like with townhouses in Boston, it appears that spectacular apartments seem to drop in herds. Here are six particularly fab ones on the market, starting in Jamaica Plain for $459,000 and then scaling way, way upward.<p>↑ Unit 2 at 992 Centre Street is part of the conversion …

Real Estate

Boston tech news you may have missed: 3D printing, startups for kids and more

Overwhelmed by the amount of stuff happening in the Boston startup and venture capital world every day? I know I am. Below is a quick rundown of the …

Startups

WEED REVIEW: CINDERELLA 99

<b>And the verdict is: The shoe fits</b><p>If you’re anything like us, the type of individual who likes to read and smoke a lot of weed, then you are often …

Cannabis

income townhouses in Mattapan

Mayor Martin J. Wash today joined Governor Charlie Baker and representatives from Lena New Boston LLC to initiate the next phase of the the $200 …

Housing

Jewish advocacy groups to hold gatherings at vandalized Holocaust memorial

After the New England Holocaust Memorial in Boston was vandalized on Monday, multiple Jewish advocacy groups have planned events for community …

Racism

Where to Eat Macaron Ice Cream Sandwiches (and More Updates)

Teamsters acquitted in Top Chef trial, fire updates, and other news bites<p><i>Welcome back to</i> <i>Morning Briefing</i><i>, an almost-daily round-up of mini news bites to kick off the day.</i><p><b>Macaron Ice Cream Sandwiches</b><p>Two of the best foods are coming together in a limited-time pairing at L.A. Burdick’s Cambridge and …

Top Chef

Beyond civil disobedience: Antifascists believe bigotry should be met with force

The rise of white supremacist groups since the election of President Trump has fueled another aggressive militant force: brigades of black-clad …

Racism

Faith in Action column: Who was the intended audience of 'Detroit'?

Fifty years ago this summer, an urban rebellion took place. One hundred and fifty-nine riots erupted in African-American cities across the country. …

Racism

Marty Walsh on K&C: I 'hope' Donald Trump isn't racist, but he's 'pandering' to extremist groups

Mayor Marty Walsh says he thinks President Donald Trump is dividing the country instead of uniting it after the protests and white supremacist attack …

Racism

Girls | Boston Topics

See the machine guns, drugs and stacks of cash seized after reported assault in Massachusetts

A report of an attack on a man involving a hammer, baseball bat and a machine gun in Revere over the weekend led to the discovery of several weapons, …

Crime