The latest polling from several sources, including WBUR, shows the contest between Democrat Martha Coakley and Republican Charlie Baker in a statistical dead heat.
We’ve all seen those personalized internet ads. You search the internet one day for pair of shoes. Then, for the next two months, you receive countless ads for shoes right on your browser. Thanks to big data, big brother — or big business — is watching.
The sound of a woman screaming – pure human agony – is how the Huntington Theatre Company’s production of “Ether Dome” begins.
If Hancock has transcended any single musical identity — and he has — the music that inspired and guided him more than any other is jazz.
The Boston-born Bradlee led the Post during some of the most tumultuous times in modern U.S. politics.
A tutorial on how people can — and can’t — catch the Ebola virus.
A “yes” vote on Question 3 means yes to repeal and no to casinos. A “no” vote would uphold the state’s gaming law.
Only A Game’s Bill Littlefield talks about “Take Me Out,” his new illustrated book of verse on sports.
We speak with author Jennifer Haigh about her short story “Sublimation,” this year’s reading for the One City, One Story program.
Republican Karyn Polito is a veteran state legislator from Shrewsbury, an attorney and part owner of a commercial real estate development firm and she’s running to be the state’s next lieutenant governor.
Madeline Barnes died November 26, 2012, in Boston. She was 74 years old — a single mother, a nurse and nursing instructor, an eternal dieter, and a determined force who didn’t ask for help.
Oral contraceptives were born in Massachusetts out of the ardent efforts of four people: a researcher ousted from Harvard in the 1930s, a Catholic gynecologist in Boston, an MIT-trained millionaire and feminist Margaret Sanger.
This week in Boston, Shakespeare’s Globe, the London-based theater company, is performing King Lear in a production presented by ArtsEmerson.
WBUR's Sacha Pfeiffer is co-hosting Radio Boston while Meghna Chakrabarti is on maternity leave.
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