In the shoulder, around 7:35 p.m. outside the Marshalls at 280 Martin Luther King Blvd.
The Bay State Banner reports on a staffing issue at Madison Park High School.
The hospital went dark shortly after noon. Generators kicked in, non-emergency procedures have been postponed.
Transit Police are investigating a crash shortly after 10:30 a.m. that sent a man to the hospital.
A T spokesman says:
A man crossed in front of a Route 15 bus near Dudley and Albion Streets. He was transported to Boston Medical center with injuries described as non-life threatening. An investigation is underway.
City officials this evening formally dedicated the rebuilt Alvah Kittredge House, saved through the work of Historic Boston, which took ownership of the long-vacant early 19th-century structure on Linwood Street in 2011 and rebuilt it as five two-bedroom apartments.
Police are looking for two teens for an armed robbery around 6:45 p.m. on Schuyler Street near Elm Hill Avenue.
They took a Galaxy phone, a pair of sneakers in a red-and-white Nike box and cash from their victim. One was described as a black male, about 5'6" in a black hoodie. The other was a black female, about 5'3" with short hair and a... Read more
Around 9:30 p.m., on Brunswick Street, off Warren. No victim so far.
UPDATE, Saturday, 3:30 p.m. Police report they've found the three people.
The Boston Police Homicide Unit continues to actively investigate the facts and circumstances surrounding this incident in efforts to establish cause and manner of... Read more
Parent Imperfect considers the fate of the Dearborn STEM school, which the BPS is preparing to hand over as an "in district" charter school to a group that has built lots of housing but which has never overseen a $70-million school project.
UPDATE: Ferguson Farrell, 28, is scheduled for arraignment in Roxbury District Court today on a charge of armed assault with intent to murder for allegedly stabbing a 47-year-old woman in the back, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.
Police, fire and EMTs in front of Court House. Street closed, police... Read more
A Suffolk Superior Court jury today convicted Daniel Yarde, 23, of shooting DeAndre Russ to death outside a Tremont Street party in 2012, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.
His conviction for second-degree murder means a mandatory life sentence - but with the possibility of parole.
According to the DA's office:
Yarde arrived at an after-hours party at 1050 Tremont St. where Russ was... Read more
Firefighters rushed to 23 Greenville St. around 10:40 p.m. to battle what turned into a two-alarm fire in a three-story apartment building.
One resident was taken to the hospital with burns; one firefighter suffered a knee injury. Two cats were brought out suffering smoke inhalation. Both revived when firefighters gave them oxygen.
The cause of the fire, which did an estimated $100,000 in damage, is... Read more
Around 8:30 p.m. Sgt. Luke Taxter at District D-4 reports no injuries.
Police are looking for two Hispanic males, one 5'8, 18-22, with a black T-shirt with some sort of design on it and carrying a backpack, the other about 5'10" in a black leather baseball cap and a black T-shirt, with a black and white sweatshirt slung over one shoulder.... Read more
Police are investigating how a man got shot in the foot on Burton Avenue at Copeland Street around 3 p.m. He might have gotten caught up in a firefight between two other men. Police recovered several shell casings, are looking for a black or gray Mercedes with tinted windows seen fleeing the scene.
Police are looking for a guy in a silver and black Smart Car who was angrily yelling at kids in the area of White Stadium in Franklin Park early this afternoon.
WBUR reports on lessons the hospital learned from the attack, over the Justina Pelletier case.
The City Council voted today to form a commission to figure out how to honor former Mayor Ray Flynn and agreed to back efforts to rename the Ferdinand complex in Dudley Square the Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building.