• Police: Heroin overdoses, 2 fatal, in northern Massachusetts

    FITCHBURG, Mass. — Authorities are warning the public of a dangerous batch of heroin circulating in a north-central Massachusetts city after two people died and several more overdosed.Fitchburg police say the fatal heroin overdoses happened Friday; they say six more people overdosed during an eight-hour span Saturday but those were not fatal.

    April 29, 2016 10:15 PM EDT
  • Massachusetts Republicans to elect delegates at 9 caucuses

    BOSTON — Republicans headed to nine caucus sites across Massachusetts on Saturday to select delegates to the Republican National Convention.Typically the election of delegates is of little interest to anyone other than party loyalists and the politically obsessed.But the possibility that Republican front-runner Donald Trump will fail to win the no...

    April 29, 2016 10:15 PM EDT
  • Bryant student facing drug charges after dorm raid

    SMITHFIELD, R.I. — A Bryant University student is facing drug charges after police say they found marijuana, cocaine, LSD and cash in a dorm room.Twenty-two-year-old Zachary Holt, of Newton, Massachusetts, was arrested Friday after police executed a search warrant as part of an investigation into drugs being sold on campus.Police say Holt was in po...

    April 29, 2016 10:15 PM EDT
  • Police: Woman hit, killed by duck boat in Beacon Hill

    Police are investigating a fatal accident involving a Boston Duck Tours duck boat in Beacon Hill this morning, officials say.A 29-year-old woman riding a Vespa scooter was killed in the accident, which was first reported around 11:30 a.m. at the intersection of Beacon and Charles streets, Police Commissioner William B. Evans said.A man riding on th...

    April 29, 2016 10:15 PM EDT
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  • Boston Mayor Marty Walsh Announces Free Community College Tuition Plan - CBS Local

    CBS LocalBoston Mayor Marty Walsh Announces Free Community College Tuition PlanCBS LocalBOSTON (AP) — Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has announced a plan to provide free tuition to either of the city's two community colleges for all graduates of Boston's public high schools. The program announced Friday has already launched at Madison Park ...Mayor Walsh...

    April 29, 2016 2:43 PM EDT
  • Battenfeld: Mayor crashes and burns as IndyCar waves red flag - Boston Herald

    Boston HeraldBattenfeld: Mayor crashes and burns as IndyCar waves red flagBoston HeraldMayor Martin J. Walsh was behind the wheel of the Grand Prix of Boston and got burned by its fiery crash, ignoring a series of repeated wrong turns and warning signs that the race would never get off the starting line. Walsh's administration spent a ...IndyCar ra...

    April 30, 2016 12:05 AM EDT
  • Mayor Walsh again being treated for kidney stones - The Boston Globe

    The Boston GlobeMayor Walsh again being treated for kidney stonesThe Boston GlobeMayor Martin J. Walsh is again being treated for kidney stones, his spokeswoman confirmed on Friday night. Spokeswoman Laura Oggeri said in an email that Walsh has “reoccurring kidney stones due to a pre-existing condition.” She did not say whether the ...Mayor Walsh '...

    April 29, 2016 11:56 PM EDT
  • Federal Authorities Investigate Administration of Boston Mayor Marty Walsh - NECN

    Federal Authorities Investigate Administration of Boston Mayor Marty WalshNECNFederal investigators looking into union tactics in the Boston area are probing Mayor Marty Walsh's administration for its dealings with a popular music festival. The Boston Globe reports that the feds want to know if a member of Walsh's administration ...

    April 29, 2016 10:15 PM EDT
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  • Carr: History shows Marty Walsh tempts fate with denial - Boston Herald

    Boston HeraldCarr: History shows Marty Walsh tempts fate with denialBoston HeraldIf there is one absolutely 100 percent foolproof way to get yourself indicted, it's to tell everybody that the feds are not going to indict you. So what the hell was Mayor Mahhty Walsh doing in South Boston the other day, issuing this flat-out ...and more »

    April 29, 2016 4:33 AM EDT
  • Boston Mayor Marty Walsh Announces Free Community College Tuition Plan - CBS Local

    CBS LocalBoston Mayor Marty Walsh Announces Free Community College Tuition PlanCBS LocalBOSTON (AP) — Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has announced a plan to provide free tuition to either of the city's two community colleges for all graduates of Boston's public high schools. The program announced Friday has already launched at Madison Park ...Marty Walsh...

    April 29, 2016 2:43 PM EDT
  • Did Marty Walsh cross a line when he stood up for working folks? - The Boston Globe

    The Boston GlobeDid Marty Walsh cross a line when he stood up for working folks?The Boston GlobeLabor Day 2015. President Obama, the rock star at Boston's annual breakfast, begins his remarks by thanking Mayor Martin J. Walsh, whom, he said, “has stood up for working folks for a long time, since before he held this office.” Such accolades from a .....

    April 25, 2016 10:42 PM EDT
  • Federal Authorities Investigate Administration of Boston Mayor Marty Walsh - NECN

    Federal Authorities Investigate Administration of Boston Mayor Marty WalshNECNFederal investigators looking into union tactics in the Boston area are probing Mayor Marty Walsh's administration for its dealings with a popular music festival. The Boston Globe reports that the feds want to know if a member of Walsh's administration ...

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  • Despite stock slide, AMG's Healey saw compensation more than double in 2015

    Affiliated Managers Group chairman and CEO Sean Healey saw his total compensation more than double in 2015, even as the asset management company’s share price declined by 25 percent over the course of the year. The 54-year-old Healey reaped a combined $32 million in compensation and value realized on the exercise and vesting of options and restric...

    April 29, 2016 2:52 PM EDT
  • Delayed robot says to frustrated customers: 'I just need a little more time'

    Jibo the robot is feeling remorseful. For about a month, customers of Boston robot-maker Jibo have expressed their frustrations on Facebook about the company's delay in shipping their highly-anticipated $500 robot of the same name. The company said via Facebook in early April that they would not be delivering the robot by the March/April timefram...

    April 29, 2016 2:40 PM EDT
  • Out of the Office, April 29, 2016: Red Sox legend/Hall-of-Famer Jim Rice reaches The BASE

    Welcome to the April 29, 2016, digital edition of the Out of the Office section. Highlights this week include photos of former Red Sox slugger and Hall-of-Famer Jim Rice visiting AT&T’s Boston flagship store and meeting privately with a group of young ballplayers from The BASE — a Roxbury-based nonprofit organization that uses organized baseball t...

    April 29, 2016 1:49 PM EDT
  • Milford biotech slashes IPO size by 63% due to hepatitis B competition

    A 15-employee biotech with a potential drug for hepatitis B set to begin mid-stage clinical trials, Spring Bank Pharmaceuticals, is now aiming at a $15 million IPO next week, down more than half from $40 million less than two months ago. The company said in federal filings that it's reducing the number of shares it will sell from 2.9 million share...

    April 29, 2016 1:42 PM EDT
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  • Stock Earnings in Review- Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (EBSB)

    Stock Earnings in Review- Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (EBSB) CWRU Observer - Apr 26, 2016 Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (EBSB) is expected to report Q1 earnings estimated on Tuesday 04/19/2016. Meridian Bancorp, Inc. operates as the holding company for East Boston Savings Bank that provides various financial products and services for individuals ... Meridi...

    April 26, 2016 12:06 PM EDT
  • Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (EBSB) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday

    Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (EBSB) Set to Announce Earnings on Tuesday The Vista Voice - Apr 24, 2016 Meridian Bancorp logo Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB) will post its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, April 26th.

    April 24, 2016 2:33 AM EDT
  • Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (EBSB) Shares Sold by Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC

    Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (EBSB) Shares Sold by Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC South Florida Hedge Fund Managers - Apr 5, 2016 Meridian Bancorp logo Monarch Partners Asset Management LLC lowered its position in Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB) by 46.8% during the fourth quarter, Holdings Channel reports.

    April 5, 2016 8:45 AM EDT
  • Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold ...

    Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB) Receives Average Recommendation of "Hold ... The Vista Voice - Apr 14, 2016 Meridian Bancorp logo Meridian Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:EBSB) has earned an average broker rating score of 3.00 (Hold) from the three brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports.

    April 14, 2016 2:22 AM EDT
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