In his new book, America’s War For The Greater Middle East, retired Boston University history professor and former Army Colonel Andrew Bacevich chronicles, in depth, decades of U.S. foreign policy.
Throughout life, accidents will happen, bees will sting — and pain is inevitable. It just isn’t as bad for some people as for others.
In 2012, Timothea Neary-French was arrested for drunk driving and had a breathalyzer reading over the legal limit in Massachusetts. Her attorney, Elizabeth Quigley, wants the results thrown out, saying Neary-French should have been able to call her lawyer first.
The Northwestern District Attorney’s office tours Western Massachusetts high schools to give a civics lesson on the five sentences of the Miranda rights.
A new Jewish student organization has opened in Warsaw, more than 70 years after the Holocaust that killed three million Polish Jews. As director of Hillel at Trinity College in Hartford, our commentator Lisa Kassow, who just returned from Poland, played matchmaker.
James Sowell was too sick to attend the 2007 ceremony presided over by then-President George W. Bush. But during a ceremony yesterday at a nursing home in Wilbraham, Mass., Sowell received his medal from Congressman Richie Neal.
Connecticut lawmakers will return next week to focus on the state’s $1 billion dollar deficit for the coming fiscal year.
Water in the area gushed out of multiple spots in the intersection, before the city managed to shut it off. The streets flooded with muddy water.
The Pirates would replace the Springfield Falcons, who are bound for Arizona.
Pittsfield would join about a hundred other Massachusetts communities which have done the same.
The new charges include assaulting a disabled person, assault with a dangerous weapon and witness intimidation.
A scathing report last fall found that staff in Holyoke were abusing children in a therapeutic program through harsh and aggressive discipline. A few months later, another Western Massachusetts facility — Eagleton School in Great Barrington — had to shut down after similar allegations. How does this happen and what can be done?
Thousands of mourners braved the rain outside Saint John’s Congregational Church, waiting to get inside and pay their respects to Ron Brace, who was dressed in his Patriots football jersey.
In a statement, Mayor Domenic Sarno said he respects Mary McNally’s decision, and said he and the board were supportive of her efforts.
Republican Governor Charlie Baker faces a new political challenge in the months ahead: work with Beacon Hill Democrats during legislative crunch time while also working to unseat some of those same Democrats.