Joe Kennedy

Happy birthday to YouTube? It's now a terrifying cesspit of clickbait

One YouTuber fed a homeless man biscuits filled with toothpaste. Another killed her boyfriend in a prank gone wrong. As the video-sharing site turns 13, it seems to be increasingly out of control<p>A massive happy birthday to what looks like the world’s most influential dick joke. Thirteen years ago …

Opinion (UK)

The 100 Most Influential People in Boston

Who really runs this town? These days, influence is found all over.<p>Photos by Toan Trinh<p><i>Edited by David S. Bernstein</i><p>Who really runs this town? That’s …

Boston

Tory Burch Wants You to Own Your Ambition

The designer encourages women entrepreneurs at her New York City summit.<p>Today in New York City, Tory Burch and her Tory Burch Foundation have gathered more than forty luminaries—Yara Shahidi, Margaret Atwood, Marley Dias, St. Vincent, and Ibtihaj Muhammad among them—for her Embrace Ambition Summit. …

Fashion

Ted Cruz: Challenger Beto O'Rourke backed by Hollywood, northeast liberals

Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, argued Tuesday that the Democrat challenging him for his Senate seat, Rep. Beto O’Rourke, is not being supported by “smart, …

Republicans

Ayanna Pressley

Boston City Councilor Ayanna Pressley shocked the Massachusetts political class this winter by launching an insurgent bid to challenge Democratic Rep. Mike Capuano in November — and taking on a state’s entrenched political culture that largely shuns challenges to incumbents.<p>“Ultimately, we will …

Government

Rep. Joe Kennedy III - Massachusetts District 04

Top Industries 2015 - 2016<p>Top 20 Industries contributing to Campaign Committee<p>Top:<p><i>What is District Rank</i> ?more info<p>Member Rank<p>District …

Joe Kennedy III

Rep. Joe Kennedy III talks Syria, Mike Pompeo and Facebook: On The Record

VIDEO: Massachusetts Rep. Joe Kennedy III joins On The Record to talk about the latest on Capitol Hill, including if Mike Pompeo is qualified to be …

Joe Kennedy III

Yara Shahidi Has “The Audacity to Feel Optimistic”

The actress and activist Yara Shahidi will take the stage at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall with Tory Burch tomorrow at the designer’s inaugural Embrace Ambition summit. Ambition is a subject the two know a little something about. Burch has built a billion dollar brand side-by-side with a …

Joe Kennedy III

Roundtable discuss Joe Kennedy's profile and Boston, Quincy standoff: On The Record

VIDEO: From an impasse between Boston and Quincy to Ivanka Trump's forum in New Hampshire, the political roundtable discuss the hottest topics.

New Hampshire

Barbara Bush Is Gone -- As Are, Unfortunately, Some Bush-Era Traits

As America said goodbye to Barbara Bush this weekend, it seems appropriate to note some other characteristics of the politics of her life and times that are no longer with us.<p>That would include:<p><b>Matriarchy</b>. With Mrs. Bush’s death, Rosalynn Carter is now America’s oldest living first lady (she turns …

Opinion

Beto O’Rourke turns to…Trump?

On a college campus, at a meeting hall packed with legions of liberal Democrats whipped up into a frenzy about calls for universal health care and an …

Republicans

Our First Ladies are a National Treasure

In this Sunday Political Brunch we look at the contributions of First Ladies of the U.S.<p><b>CHARLESTON, West Virginia</b> – I was sad to hear of former First …

George W. Bush

Rays Tales: How low can this team go compared to those Devil Rays days?

When the Rays, in the opening weekend of their 20th anniversary celebration season, brought back and honored the inaugural 1998 Devil Rays squad, it …

Baseball

In N.H., a burning political question: Where are all the big-deal Democratic presidential candidates?

With seven months until the 2020 presidential primary season kicks off in earnest, the top-tier Democratic potential candidates are nowhere to be …

Politics

Young gallerists move from Instagram to IRL

Millennial art dealers Jonny Burt and Joe Kennedy have made a name for themselves and their gallery, Unit London, by harnessing the attention of …

Art

10 Famous Runners and Their Inspirational Quotes

People run for different reasons. Most do it because of the health benefits they can gain from working the heart, lungs, and muscles all at the same …

Marathons

'No conclusive evidence of crime' in probe of politically connected Thornton Law Firm, Essex DA Jonathan Blodgett says

A probe of the politically connected Thornton Law Firm found "no conclusive evidence of a crime," despite an initial review from state regulators …

Corruption

Medicaid is crucial to seniors and awareness is crucial to the program's survival

April is Medicaid Awareness Month, but many Americans are truly unaware of what the program does for seniors. Medicaid is typically viewed as a …

Health Care

Medal of Liberty Ceremony on Sunday, May 20. All Invited!

Massachusetts Medal of Liberty to be Presented to Families of Over 40 of Milford's Soldiers Who Were Killed in WW II, Korea, and Vietnam<p><b>Citizens for</b> …

National Guard

Barbara Bush: Presidents, Politicians and Media Figures Remember Former First Lady

“Mom kept us on our toes and kept us laughing until the end,” president George W. Bush says in a statement<p>Prominent political figures and media …

Barbara Bush

World leaders and friends offer condolences after former First Lady passes away

There has been an outpouring of support as people remember the life and legacy of former first lady Barbara Bush.

Government

'She'll be Missed': Lawmakers React to Barbara Bush's Death

New England lawmakers and organizations took to social media Tuesday night to share their reactions to the news that former first lady Barbara Bush …

New England

Barbara Bush Tributes: 'She Led With Clarity, Character'

Tributes to former first lady Barbara Bush, who died Tuesday at age 92, poured in from across the political spectrum.<p>Here are some of the</b> …

Conservative View

How did they do that? Young gallery opens vast new Mayfair space

Few established galleries can afford to survive in London's Mayfair today, let alone emerging businesses. But the young entrepreneurs Joe Kennedy and …

Art

America Unites to Support Former First Lady Barbara Bush

In today’s tumultuous political climate, it may sometimes seem as if there are few things that unite us as a country.<p>Earlier today, however, partisan …

Government

Boston holds moment of silence at 2:49 p.m. to commemorate marathon bombing

<b>(CNN) —</b> The city of Boston held a moment of silence at 2:49 p.m. on Sunday as part of the fifth anniversary of the Boston Marathon terrorist attack.<p>A citywide moment of silence was observed and the bells of the Old South Church were rung to mark the exact time the first bomb exploded.<p>Earlier in the …

News

Mental health crisis isn't about guns. It's about Trump & GOP gutting Medicaid: Kennedy

“A mental health problem at the highest level,” President Trump said after a shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas left 26 parishioners dead. “Mental health is often a big problem underlying these tragedies,” House Speaker Paul Ryan said after a gunman killed 17 students and teachers at Marjory …

Mental Health

Eunice Kennedy Shriver

Eunice Kennedy arrived at Radcliffe in November 1943 with a lingering British accent and a fading California suntan, remnants of her convent school …

Harvard

Will millennials make America whole?

“Build a wall and my generation will tear it down,” read a sign held by a young anti-Trump protester at a recent rally, a cry reiterated by Rep. Joe …

Affordable Care Act

Barbara Bush won't seek more medical treatment after hospitalizations

The former first lady will instead focus on "comfort care," a family spokesman said.<p>Former first lady Barbara Bush will not seek additional medical treatment after a series of recent hospitalizations, a family spokesman said Sunday.<p>In a statement, the spokesman said Bush, 92, would instead focus on …

News