Boston

Fire in Cambridge
Harvard in the City

Fire in Cambridge

Cambridge Fire Chief Gerald Reardon monitors the active fire in Cambridge Saturday night. The blaze affected eight buildings, completely destroying some properties.

IOP

Harvard Affiliates, Boston Residents to Protest Bannon's Visit

Harvard affiliates and residents from across the Boston area are organizing efforts to protest top Donald Trump adviser Stephen K. Bannon’s visit to the Institute of Politics this week.

The Boys in Crimson
Boston

The Boys in Crimson: Boston's Police Strikebreakers

The fall semester had not yet started, but in response to Boston Police Department strike, University President A. Lawrence Lowell, Class of 1877, encouraged students to volunteer as replacement officers.

Boston March Against Trump
Politics

Boston March Against Trump

A protester marches down Boylston Street in Boston on Wednesday evening as part of a rally against the presidential election of Donald Trump. Thousands of people gathered at the Boston Common to express their frustration.

Boston March Against Trump
Politics

Thousands Protest Trump in Boston

Thousands of people, many of them students, poured into the streets of downtown Boston Wednesday night to protest Donald Trump’s victory in the 2016 presidential election.

Politics

Democrats Hold Majority in Mass. State Legislature

Democrats maintained their majority in the Massachusetts State Legislature on Election Day Tuesday.

Allston

E-Tolling Paves Way for I-90 Realignment in Allston

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation switched to all-electronic tolling on the Mass. Turnpike last week, paving the way for the realignment of the I-90 interchange in Allston and opening up land for potential Harvard development.

Harvard Kennedy School

Mass. Early Voting Draws More than 20 Percent of Registered Voters

More than one million Massachusetts residents cast ballots between Oct. 24 and Nov. 4, marking the Bay State’s first time allowing early voting in a presidential election.

"Fertile Solitude" at the Boston Center for the Arts
Boston

"Fertile Solitude" at the Boston Center for the Arts

Annette R. Lemieux’s “Bad Habits” is one of the works in the Boston Center for the Art’s “Fertile Solitude” exhibit, on view until December 18.

Cambridge

Politicians, Experts Optimistic About Local Autonomous Vehicles Testing

Executive orders from the Massachusetts and Boston city governments allowing and regulating autonomous vehicle testing in state could ultimately improve road safety, experts say.

Pumpkin Float at Boston Common's Frog Pond
Boston

Pumpkin Float at Boston Common's Frog Pond

The Boston Common Carousel lights up the park.

Pumpkin Float at Boston Common's Frog Pond
Boston

Pumpkin Float at Boston Common's Frog Pond

A crowd of families and Boston locals gather at Boston Common's Frog Pond for this year's Pumpkin Float.

Pumpkin Float at Boston Common's Frog Pond
Boston

Pumpkin Float at Boston Common's Frog Pond

Volunteers at the Pumpkin Float dance to the pop music played at the festival.

Pumpkin Float at Boston Common's Frog Pond
Boston

Pumpkin Float at Boston Common's Frog Pond

The carousel can be seen lighting up the evening during this year's Pumpkin Float.

Pumpkin Float at Boston Common's Frog Pond
Boston

Pumpkin Float at Boston Common's Frog Pond

A dog lounges by the water.