Monks offer sanctuary near Harvard Square

Sep 5, 2015

Monks offer sanctuary near Harvard Square

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Just blocks away from the bustling heart of this city, a community of monks offers a silent escape from it. The Society of Saint John the Evangelist, an order of Episcopal brothers, has kept a guesthouse at its monastery for decades to give outsiders ...

Jan 28, 2015

Massachusetts nuclear reactor shuts down during snowstorm

A Massachusetts nuclear power plant shut down automatically Tuesday after the blizzard moving through the region interrupted power flow, but there was never any danger to the public, authorities said. The Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth, the state’s only nuclear power plant, shut ...

Massachusetts mom pleads not guilty in babies' deaths

Dec 30, 2014

Massachusetts mom pleads not guilty in babies' deaths

A Massachusetts woman who lived in a squalid home where police said they found the skeletal remains of three babies pleaded not guilty Monday to two counts of murder. Erika Murray, 31, spoke clearly as she was arraigned Monday on nine charges. Judge James ...