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Boston woman, 38, charged with DUI after motorcyclist killed in N.H. crash

The crash occurred at the intersection of Atlantic Avenue and Woodland Road in North Hampton around 3:45 p.m., when a 2015 Black BMW entered the intersection and collided with a 2020 Harley Davidson motorcycle, according to a statement from New Hampshire State Police.

School is out and summer is here. But in Boston, many public pools are closed

About half of Boston’s 18 swimming pools will be closed for the entire summer due to a shortage of lifeguards and other factors. In the South End and West Roxbury, no public pools will be open.

Calls to reject hate at Winthrop tree planting to commemorate victims of racist rampage

Winthrop officials and relatives remembered David Green and Ramona Cooper at a ceremony in their honor on Sunday.

State report calls for new women’s prison as prison construction ban advances on Beacon Hill

Calls for a new women's prison clashes with a progressive push on Beacon Hill for a five-year moratorium on prison and jail construction.

Man drowns while swimming in Long Pond in South Yarmouth

The body of a 29-year-old man was found Saturday evening about 100 yards offshore by divers from the Yarmouth Fire Department, according to police.

Pregnant woman, baby among five rescued in Ipswich after boat capsizes

All five were checked out by an ambulance and cleared, police said.

A day after landmark abortion ruling, raw emotions on display in Boston

Outside the State House in Boston, the arrival of hundreds of abortion rights supporters – less than 24 hours after thousands converged on Copley Square on Friday evening – showed that shockwaves from the ruling were still rippling through the community.

Man, woman hospitalized after falling from Winthrop porch when railing gives way

The victims, a man and woman about 65 to 70 years old, received serious injuries and were taken by ambulance to Massachusetts General Hospital