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Appointed by Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, the five-member MBTA Fiscal Management and Control Board will begin work on July 21.
PHOTO BY JACQUI BUSICK/DFP FILE PHOTO

Members appointed to MBTA board to oversee finances, management

  Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker appointed the five members to the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority’s Fiscal […]

by · July 17, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Video footage shown in court Wednesday shows two individuals approaching MIT police officer Sean Collier’s car at approximately 10:24 p.m. on April 18, 2013. PHOTO COURTESY OF FBI

State charges possible for Tsarnaev for crimes in Middlesex County

Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan plans for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to return to Massachusetts to face […]

by · July 16, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
DNA evidence links five unsolved sexual assault cases to a man awaiting trial for a similar crime committed in Cambridge, officials said Tuesday. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Series of unsolved sexual assaults linked to Cambridge assailant

  A series of unsolved sexual assaults committed along the Charles River Esplanade and in South […]

by · July 14, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted in a courtroom sketch at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse Thursday, April 30. ILLUSTRATION BY REBECCA NESS/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Tsarnaev begins appeal process, seeks new trial

Attorneys for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev filed a motion Monday calling for a new trial to challenge the […]

by · July 8, 2015 · 4 comments · City, News
Massachusetts State Police veteran Richard McKeon will take over as superintendent on July 12. PHOTO COURTESY OF FLICKR USER INVENTORCHRIS

New State Police superintendent appointed

Following the retirement of Colonel Timothy Alben as superintendent of the Massachusetts State Police, Massachusetts Gov. […]

by · July 8, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Boston 2024 focuses on updated bid plans at sixth community meeting

Boston 2024 focuses on updated bid plans at sixth community meeting

After unveiling an updated proposal for Boston’s bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics, organizing group Boston 2024 […]

by · July 1, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Residents gather to celebrate Supreme Court same-sex marriage decision

Residents gather to celebrate Supreme Court same-sex marriage decision

Following a 5-4 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to legalize same-sex marriage across all 50 […]

by · June 27, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
CEO of Boston 2024, Richard Davey, sits in a city council meeting about operations financing and venue development Thursday. PHOTO BY AMANDA BURKE/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Financing, management on agenda at City Council meeting on 2024 Olympics

Further exploring the possibility of hosting the 2024 Summer Olympics, the Boston City Council held a […]

by · June 27, 2015 · 1 comment · City, News
Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev is depicted in a courtroom sketch at the John Joseph Moakley United States Courthouse. ILLUSTRATION BY REBECCA NESS/ DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Tsarnaev formally sentenced to death, makes first apology to bombing victims

When Dzhokhar Tsarnaev helped his brother plant two bombs at the Boston Marathon finish line on […]

by · June 25, 2015 · 0 comments · City, News
Paramedics respond to a stabbing at the corner of Linden Street and Cambridge Street in Allston Saturday night. PHOTO BY AMANDA BURKE/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Man stabbed in Allston, expected to pull through

An Allston resident is expected to survive after being stabbed Saturday night, a Boston Police Department […]

by · June 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Campus, News