Tag Archives: Boston

Boston Bombing Survivor Adrianne Haslet ‘Livid’ After Death Sentence Vacated

Breaking News Boston Marathon Bombing survivor Adrianne Haslet — who lost her leg in the terror attack — is FURIOUS after an appeals court Friday overturned the bomber’s death sentence. Dzhokhar Tsarnaev had been sentenced to die for his role in the 2013 bombing which killed 3 people and injured more than 250 others, including […]

Christopher Columbus Statues Beheaded, Toppled in Boston & Richmond

Play video content lai_girl1237 via Storyful Controversial statues of historical figures with racist or oppressive pasts are going down — and the latest target is Christopher Columbus. Two statues of the infamous Italian explorer — credited (though incorrectly) with discovering the Americas, and ruining the lives of indigenous people — were vandalized beyond recognition (or […]

Boston Marathon In-Person Race Canceled, We’re Going Virtual!

Breaking News Thousands of runners will NOT be flooding the streets of Beantown in September … as the 124th Boston Marathon has been officially scrapped in exchange for a virtual race. The Boston Athletic Association made the call to go virtual on Thursday … after Mayor Martin Walsh canceled the in-person race (which was rescheduled […]

John Krasinski Surprises a Boston Hospital’s COVID-19 Unit with Red Sox Gift

John Krasinski is showing his gratitude for a group of Boston healthcare workers by giving them the ultimate gift for a Red Sox fan. During the latest episode of his YouTube series, “Some Good News,” a show that is bringing much-needed positivity amid the coronavirus pandemic, the actor, 45, teamed up with MLB legend and […]

Survivor Winners at War Recap Season 40 Episode 5: Boston Rob Demands Silence

Tribal swaps are always interesting things on this show, but the swap and switch from two to three tribes proved absolutely disastrous this week on “Survivor: Winners at War” — well, depending on which game you were playing. Let’s just say, things did not go well for arguably the three most famous names left in […]

Survivor: Winners at War Recap Season 40, Episode 3: Boston Rob and Adam at War

It’s all-out war — well it is in the title — as “Survivor: Winners at War” feels like a season halfway through rather than one only it’s third episode. These past winners are playing so hard right now, it’s both exhausting and impressive to watch. But playing hard doesn’t necessarily mean playing well. Especially if […]

Survivor: Winners at War Recap Season 40, Episode 2: Boston Rob’s’ Dangerous Game

The battle between the old-school and new-school players appears to be getting more intense as every day goes by on “Survivor: Winners at War.” Is there any chance for people like Boston Rob, Parvati, Sandra, Ethan, Yul or Danni or will the newer players just bowl them over? That’s what makes this season so compelling, […]

NBA’s 7-Foot Tacko Fall Conducts Boston Pops Orchestra, Crushes ‘Sleigh Ride’

Breaking News Tacko Fall is VERSATILE!!! Check out the 7’5″ Boston Celtics rookie — a beloved fan-favorite — taking over the famous Boston Pops Orchestra for their Xmas show … AND KILLIN’ IT!! Tacko Fall leading the orchestra through β€œSleigh Ride.” He even threw in a little spin. pic.twitter.com/2cXRKbpHbh β€” Nicole Yang (@nicolecyang) December 24, […]

Boston Athlete Pete Frates Who Inspired ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Dead at 34

Breaking News Getty Ex-Boston College baseball player Pete Frates — the man who inspired millions of people to participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge — has passed away at 34 years old, the school announced Monday. Frates — who served as team captain in 2007 — was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s disease in 2012 […]

Dave East Cancels Boston After-Party Due To Death Threats

Rapper Dave East was forced to cancel a recent after-party in Boston after the venue reportedly received death threats against the rapper. East posted the news to his social media, before deleting it shortly after: “The club owner to Icon in Boston said he got 2 anonymous phone calls that they was gone shoot me […]