| Dec 7, 2013
| 2:44 PM
Note to businesses around the world. Don't do this. Ever.
"Remember Pearl Harbor With Bombs and Kamikazes."
When Murphy's Bleachers put up that sign connecting the anniversary of the Pearl Harbor tragedy with bar drinks, the response on social media...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Post-traumatic stress disorder has been on psychiatry's books for just 23 years, and before the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, no one ever entertained the possibility that watching disturbing images of trauma on TV could give rise to the disorder....
| Dec 10, 2013
| 1:09 PM
"We're trying to bring back the art of conversation," says Jason Perez.
Mission accomplished, so far.
For the last 45 minutes I've been talking earnestly with Perez and Ron DiDonato at the new Ivanhoe Village bar they own, The Thirsty Topher (1609...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 7:35 PM
The year in international sports began badly when Lance Armstrong went on Oprah Winfrey's show and admitted to being a liar, a bully and a fraud while still refusing to tell the whole truth about his doping.
It would get worse when Russia passed anti-...
| Dec 14, 2013
| 8:05 AM
Reality calls it quits this week in big singing contests, and ABC looks back at 2013 and the George Zimmerman trial. The week's highlights include many holiday specials:
NBC's "The Voice" wraps up its fifthseason with a pair of two-hour episodes: The...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 4:58 PM
In 2013, some of the year's biggest headlines involved cop killers.
There was MIT Police Officer Sean Collier, who authorities said was shot and killed by the Tsarnaev brothers after the Boston Marathon bombings in April.
There was Christopher Dorner'...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:03 AM
BOSTON — Only moments after the Red Sox had completed one of the greatest one-year turnarounds in baseball history, clinching their first World Series title at Fenway since 1918, David Ortiz broke free of a crowd of teammates and planted a giant...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 3:25 PM
WASHINGTON -- Just as Interior Secretary Sally Jewell started her job in April, her department was faced with across-the-board budget cuts known as sequestration. Then there was the 16-day partial government shutdown last month, where the National Park...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 8:00 PM
In Boston this week, a patchwork collection of athletes with grimy beards and dirt-caked knees had the remarkable strength to elevate a city torn by tragedy.
A baseball season that began with the horror of the Boston Marathon bombing ended with the...
| Nov 3, 2013
We're approaching the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, an event that wrenched this nation and spawned countless conspiracy theories. Was Kennedy killed by the Cubans? The CIA? The Mafia? The military-industrial complex?...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 8:20 PM
As wild and wacky as the World Series was — Game 3 ending on an obstruction call at third base, Game 4 on a pickoff play at first . . . really? — the Boston Red Sox celebrating their third championship in 10 years won't be baseball's most...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 5:09 AM
A 22-year-old woman who dressed as a Boston Marathon bombing victim for Halloween has been flooded with threats of rape and murder after she posted a photo of the costume on social media, Buzzfeed reports.
Alicia Ann Lynch, of Michigan, posted a photo...