Fourth Mass. monkeypox confirmed by state health officials

Fourth Mass.  monkeypox confirmed by state health officials

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health announced Tuesday an additional case of monkeypox in an adult male, the fourth case in the past month. The DPH said they were working with local health officials, the patient, and health care providers to identify individuals who may have been in contact with the patient while he was … Read more

Salem’s ‘Bewitched’ statue vandalized with red paint

Salem's 'Bewitched' statue vandalized with red paint

A man is facing multiple charges in connection with the vandalism of the “Bewitched” statue in Salem, Massachusetts, as the landmark was doused with red paint on Monday.Salem police told NewsCenter 5’s John Atwater that 32-year-old Kylynn Chambers, a homeless man living in Salem, was arrested on charges of defacing property, disorderly conduct and resisting … Read more

Bruins fire head coach Bruce Cassidy after 6 seasons at helm

Bruins fire head coach Bruce Cassidy after 6 seasons at helm

The Boston Bruins have fired head coach Bruce Cassidy three weeks after the team was eliminated from the playoffs. of the Year. Cassidy, 57, led the Bruins to the playoffs in each of his six seasons at the helm. Boston reached the Stanley Cup Final under Cassidy in 2019.”After 14 years working with Bruce, this … Read more

‘Satch’ Sanders shares his thoughts on Celtics’ run to NBA Finals

'Satch' Sanders shares his thoughts on Celtics' run to NBA Finals

Tom “Satch” Sanders knows a thing or two about what it takes to win an NBA championship. When it comes to the Celtics’ current run to the NBA Finals, Sanders has been particularly impressed with the team’s collective sense of calm.”Not really excited, scared, nervous or anything. Any of those terms, they just don’t apply, … Read more

NBA commissioner says Boston should apply to host All-Star Game

NBA commissioner says Boston should apply to host All-Star Game

I encourage that application from boston. It’s *** it’s *** wonderful city. Obviously we’ll be there soon. There was *** period, I don’t know, maybe it seems 10 plus years ago where it became disfavored to have All Star Games for whatever reason. And now they’re back. You know, I got *** long list of … Read more

Mass. baseball coach charged with child rape in 2008 sex assault

Mass.  baseball coach charged with child rape in 2008 sex assault

A Massachusetts man who works as a baseball coach is facing a child rape charge in connection with a sexual assault that happened at a Woburn training facility 14 years ago.The Middlesex District Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday that 45-year-old Keith Forbes, of Wakefield , was arraigned Friday in Middlesex Superior Court on one count of … Read more

Mario Batali acquittal underscores perils of #MeToo cases

Mario Batali acquittal underscores perils of #MeToo cases

BOSTON (AP) — Bill Cosby was released from prison when his conviction that he drugged and assaulted a woman was overturned. Quarterback Deshaun Watson landed a record-setting $230 million contract, despite an investigation into allegations he assaulted 22 women. Celebrity chef Mario Batali was acquitted this week on just the second day of his sexual … Read more