Dorchester Historical Society called out for card that said “we’re dreaming of a white Dorchester”

The holiday card has been replaced, and the organization apologized for its "unfortunate oversight."

Ayanna Pressley ousts longtime Democrat in Massachusetts House primary

Rep. Michael Capuano conceded to Pressley a little more than an hour after polls closed.

Hospitals are finally starting to care about the food they serve

More experts are embracing the idea that food is medicine — and changing the way hospitals think about the role of food.

Road Trip Diaries: 6 incredible stops between Boston and Portland, Maine

Go for the lobster rolls, but stop for the artist colony and custom surf boards.

The far right is being rapidly pushed back to the fringes

“It’s not just about today,” Karimi said. “It’s about the next fight — fighting the actual right.”


Trump slams protesters as “anti-police agitators” in conflicting tweets about massive Boston protest

He also said protest might be necessary to help the nation, uh, "heel."

Thousands of protesters shut down controversial “Free Speech Rally” in Boston

Demonstrators continue to march through the streets of Boston.

Live Updates: Thousands protest ‘Free Speech Rally’ in Boston a week after Charlottesville violence

Counterprotesters have vastly outnumbered conservative ralliers so far.

Boston mayor to alt-right free speech conference: The city “does not want you here”

"Boston does not want you here," Mayor Marty Walsh said. "We're going to do everything we can to make sure that this demonstration does not happen here."

If you love dollar oyster specials, here are 7 things to know before you slurp

These tips and tricks will greatly improve your next oyster happy hour outing.


An Iranian cancer researcher headed to the US to work at a hospital was detained at Logan Airport

Seyed Mohsen Dehnavi, a cancer researcher, was supposed to begin work as a visiting scholar at Boston Children's Hospital.

How to lower your housing costs by $700 a month — or more

Slash the expenses you pay for your house or apartment with these three extreme-savings moves.

America's militia movement found its next generation of soldiers: teenage 4chan trolls

The next generation of the right-wing militia movement is born. But what do they believe?

Far-right brawlers are expected to clash with anti-fascists in the streets of Boston

The far-right and far-left are getting ready for a battle in Beantown this weekend.

20 are arrested during protests against ICE's detention of undocumented activists

An immigrant rights activist was detained on his way to the courthouse to get a charge against him dismissed.


Photos from around the country show just how massive the March For Science really is

The March for Science brought crowds into some of America's biggest cities.

Aaron Hernandez's brain will go to science after all

After refusing to hand it over, the medical examiner's office will release his brain for study.

Who won the Boston Marathon? Here's the 2017 winner's list.

Here are the men and women who earned top honors at Monday's iconic running event.

Boston Marathon Tracking 2017: How to follow racers live from your phone

These text alerts make it easy to know how close your Boston Marathoner is to the finish line.

What time is the Boston Marathon over? Here's when runners will cross the finish line.

The legendary race will be an all-day affair.


What time does the Boston Marathon start? Here's the 2017 schedule.

The famed marathon will kick off around 9:00 a.m. Eastern, depending on the division.

Boston Marathon Route 2017: Here's this year's course and the best viewing spots

The historic 26.2-mile route travels through the Boston suburbs to the heart of the city.

How long does the Boston Marathon last? Here's when most runners cross the finish line.

The Boston Marathon officially runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern.

Boston Marathon 2017 Livestream: How to watch Monday’s race online

If you enjoy watching thousands of people jogging through Boston, you have plenty of options.


A Portland man tried to give his mayor a Pepsi to end a conflict. It didn't go so well.

The man was apparently inspired by Kendall Jenner's controversial Pepsi ad.

Protesters in Boston blocked this anti-trans bus with trans pride messages

Protesters came out to meet the bus with messages of love and acceptance.

No one knows why these humpback whales are organizing, but it can't be good

There are a few theories, but none of them convince us this isn't a sign of end times.