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Crime

Woman Sexually Assaulted Near Weld Boat House

Massachusetts State Police are currently investigating the crime that officials say occurred at about 2 a.m. Tuesday.

Crime

Man Fatally Shot Near MIT's Campus

​A man was shot and killed Wednesday evening on Main Street near Kendall Square, according to the Cambridge Police Department.

Clinton Signs "Hard Choices"
College

As Presidential Primaries Heat Up, Students Get Involved

Harvard students and recent graduates have flocked to the 2016 campaign trail this summer, knocking on doors around the country for the candidates of their choice.

Smith Campus Center Front
Harvard in the City

Zoning Board Delays Campus Center Plans a Second Time

Harvard is facing its first significant roadblock in its effort to renovate the Smith Campus Center.

Boston Olympics 2024
Harvard in the City

U.S. Olympic Committee Terminates Boston Bid

The U.S. Olympic Committee and Boston 2024 organizers terminated Boston’s bid to host the 2024 Olympic Games on Monday following several months of backlash and major changes to the bid.

Crime

Four Arrested After String of Armed Robberies

The suspects are expected to be formally charged once the police investigation is complete.

Crime

Police Investigate String of Armed Robberies in Boston Area

Cambridge Police are investigating two armed robberies that occurred early Friday morning near Harvard Square.

City Politics

City Council Hears Plans for Potential Cambridge Skyscraper

Representatives from the Cambridge City Planning Board unveiled a potential plan to build a skyscraper in Kendall Square on Monday.

Smith Campus Center Front
Harvard in the City

Zoning Board Delays Decision on Campus Center Plans

Cambridge residents and members of the board at a public hearing on Thursday expressed mixed opinions of the plans.

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
Crime

Two Years After Bombings, Tsarnaev Sentenced to Death

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev spoke in court for the first time since he entered a “not guilty” plea at his arraignment hearing two years ago, expressing remorse for his actions.

Harvard Stadium for 2024
Harvard in the City

Boston 2024 Downsizes Harvard’s Role in Olympic Bid

The change in plans represents a dramatic change from bid documents submitted to the U.S. Olympic Committee in December.

Boston Olympics 2024
Harvard in the City

Harvard No Longer Slated as Boston 2024 Tennis Host

Dorchester’s Harambee Park, not Harvard, would host Olympic and Paralympic tennis if Boston is selected as the host city of the 2024 Summer Games, yet another sign that Harvard’s relationship with the bid is evolving.

Smith Campus Center Front
Harvard in the City

Cambridge Planning Board Recommends Campus Center Plans

The unanimous vote to recommend Harvard’s plans to renovate the Smith Campus Center to the city’s Board of Zoning Appeal moves the construction plans one step closer to city approval.

City Politics

City Council Talks Rental Properties and Snow Removal

Residents raised concerns about snow removal and the forced evacuation of rental properties on 295 Harvard Street at the Cambridge City Council’s weekly meeting on Monday.

Boston Olympics Tennis Location
Harvard in the City

Boston Olympics Tennis Location

DO NOT USE, NOT A TENNIS FIELD OF PLAY

Sorry, Dorothy
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Sorry, Dorothy

Skipping Stones
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Skipping Stones

Katie Ledecky in Kazan
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The Fan in Kazan

Santa Lucía
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Trading Seasons: Spending Summer Break in a Chile Winter