Sep 2, 2016

JetBlue flies 5-year-old boys to wrong cities in stressful mix-up

A woman in New York says she hasn’t stopped crying since an airline mistook her 5-year-old for another child and flew him to the wrong city. Maribel Martinez tells New York’s Daily News (nydn.us/2chzb8W ) she was shocked when JetBlue staff presented her with ...

Lover of 'Whitey' Bulger pleads not guilty to contempt

Oct 20, 2015

Lover of 'Whitey' Bulger pleads not guilty to contempt

The longtime girlfriend and fugitive companion of James “Whitey” Bulger has pleaded not guilty to a contempt charge for refusing to say whether other people helped the Boston mobster during his 16 years on the run. Catherine Greig entered the plea Monday on the ...

USOC dumps Boston bid to host 2024 Games

Jul 28, 2015

USOC dumps Boston bid to host 2024 Games

Boston’s bid to host the 2024 Olympics was undercut by its own mayor, its skeptical public and, finally, leaders of the U.S. Olympic Committee, who were tired of the city’s ever-changing blueprint. Next, it might be time to see if there is more Olympic ...

Boston ends candidacy for 2024 Olympics; USOC left with LA

Jul 28, 2015

Boston ends candidacy for 2024 Olympics; USOC left with LA

Boston’s bid to host the 2024 Olympics is over. A person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press that the city and the U.S. Olympic Committee severed ties after a board teleconference Monday. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the decision ...