Category: Boston

Hamilton assists Carolina beat Boston 3-2, tie series 1-1

Hamilton assists Carolina beat Boston 3-2, tie series 1-1

TORONTO — This is what Dougie Hamilton was hoping for while he waited out the pandemic shutdown that put the NHL season on hold, and then waited some more after injuring himself in practice when the Hurricanes returned to the ice. TORONTO — This is what Dougie Hamilton was hoping for while he waited out…

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Hamilton assists Carolina beat Boston 3-2, tie series 1-1

Hamilton assists Carolina beat Boston 3-2, tie series 1-1

TORONTO — This is what Dougie Hamilton was hoping for while he waited out the pandemic shutdown that put the NHL season on hold, and then waited some more after injuring himself in practice when the Hurricanes returned to the ice. TORONTO — This is what Dougie Hamilton was hoping for while he waited out…

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Judgment restores fairness argument in Boston Marathon bomber case

“Boston Strong” remains a “vibrant” rallying cry more than seven years after the marathon bombing killed three people and injured more than 260 others, a federal appeals court noted as it threw out the death sentence of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.But even as the ruling opened old wounds, it raised familiar questions about whether Tsarnaev can receive…

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Ruling renews fairness debate in Boston Marathon bomber case

Ruling renews fairness debate in Boston Marathon bomber case

An appeals court ruling overturning the death sentence of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has raised familiar questions about whether he can receive fair trial in a city that remains traumatized by the 2013 attackBy JIM MUSTIAN and WILSON RING Associated PressAugust 1, 2020, 7:34 PM• 4 min read“Boston Strong” remains a “vibrant” rallying cry…

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Report: Boston minority neighborhoods struck hardest by evictions

BOSTON (AP) — Communities of color in Boston are disproportionately affected by evictions in the city, with some of the highest rates in Black communities, according to a new report released Sunday.Seventy percent of market-rate eviction filings occur in neighborhoods where a majority of residents are people of color, though only about half of rental…

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Boston Marathon bomber’s death sentence overturned, brand-new trial purchased for sentencing phase

CLOSE A Massachusetts federal appeals court vacated the death sentence of the surviving Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev based on bias held in 2015. USA TODAYA federal appeals court Friday vacated the death sentence of the surviving Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, ruling that a judge did not fully vet potential jury bias in a case that consumed the…

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Court reverses Boston Marathon bomber’s death sentence

Court reverses Boston Marathon bomber’s death sentence

A federal appeals court Friday threw out Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s death sentence in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, saying the judge who oversaw the case did not adequately screen jurors for potential biases. A three-judge panel of the 1st U.S. A federal appeals court Friday threw out Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s death sentence in the 2013 Boston Marathon…

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Thunder Get Ready for Friday Scrimmage vs. Boston

Thunder Get Ready for Friday Scrimmage vs. Boston

The Oklahoma City Thunder has been in the NBA bubble for almost two weeks; now it’s time to see how they stack up against the rest of the league. Friday at 4 pm, the Thunder will scrimmage the Boston Celtics. As much as Billy Donovan would like to see where his squad is at the moment,…

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Boston Tavern Pivots To ‘Fallback’ To Try To Survive The Pandemic

Boston Tavern Pivots To ‘Fallback’ To Try To Survive The Pandemic

Lauren Moran, a pastry chef who owns a bakery and café, taste-tests Cornwall’s new coffee drinks with her husband, Cornwall’s general manager Billy Moran (left), and Speedwell Coffee Co. owner Derek Anderson. Tovia Smith/NPR hide caption toggle caption Tovia Smith/NPR Lauren Moran, a pastry chef who owns a bakery and café, taste-tests Cornwall’s new coffee…

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