Boston Mayor Martin Walsh has threatened to boycott the upcoming St. Patrick's Day parade if organizers refuse to allow a gay veteran's group to participate.
After school bus service resumed Wednesday in Boston, drivers' representatives met with company officials to air grievances, including the use of electronic tracking devices on the buses.
State Rep. Martin Walsh and City Councilor John Connolly took the top spots in Tuesday night's preliminary round for the Boston's mayor's race. The current mayor, Thomas Menino, is stepping down after two decades.
The image of accused Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev in what many see as a rock-star pose has drawn a firestorm of criticism. At least six retailers have vowed not to sell that issue of Rolling Stone.