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Yahoo Uses Crowdsourcing To Teach GPS To Find Scenic Routes

It’s the journey, not the destination that makes road trips memorable, and researchers at Yahoo Labs in Barcelona want to capitalize on that philosophy with a new method for measuring scenic routes to suggest directions.

07/08/2014

Johnny Depp as Whitey Bulger and director Scott Cooper on the set of the as-yet-untitled Bulger film, which has begun filming on location in Cambridge. (Photo credit: Claire Folger-Warner Brothers)

Johnny Depp’s Whitey Bulger Movie To Be Released In September 2015

A tentative release date has reportedly been announced for the Johnny Depp-as-Whitey Bulger film that has been shooting in and around Boston.

07/01/2014

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Red Sox Narrowly Avoid Sweep With 7-6 Win Over A’s

David Ortiz hit a leadoff home run in the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 7-6 on Sunday to avoid a four-game series sweep.

06/22/2014

Win a Pair of Tickets To See Barry Gibb!

Barry Gibb: Back On Stage

Before hitting the Sleep Train Pavilion stage in Concord, Barry Gibb talks to Anthony Mason

05/25/2014

A former Oakland police officer was identified by the Boston Globe as the FBI agent who fatally shot the friend of a Boston Marathon bombing suspect. (Red Huber/Orlando Sentinel/MCT via Getty Images)

Ex-Oakland Cop With Stormy Past Shot Friend Of Boston Bombing Suspect

The FBI agent who fatally shot the friend of a Boston Marathon bombing suspect in Florida last year had a brief and rocky history at the Oakland Police Department, according to a Boston Globe report.

05/15/2014

A skunk is seen with a Yoplait yogurt cup stuck on its head. (Change.org)

Former Guitarist For Boston Signs Onto Petition Urging Change In Yoplait Containers

A former member of one of America’s best-selling rock bands is among those urging a yogurt company to make a major change.

02/12/2014

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Best Historic Vacations In The US

The early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.

01/14/2014

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 19: David Ortiz #34 and manager John Farrell #53 of the Boston Red Sox celebrates with the trophy after defeating the Detroit Tigers in Game Six of the American League Championship Series at Fenway Park on October 19, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. The Red Sox defeated the Tigers 5-2 to clinch the ALCS in six games.

World Series Preview Part 1: What Went Wrong In Boston And What Went Right

In this first installment of a three-part sequence previewing the 2013 World Series, a look at the Boston Red Sox and their extraordinary season.

10/21/2013

Watching Fireworks

Best Firework Displays Across the Country

From the patriotic heart of Washington, D.C. to the big city flash of New York, these spots are known for their impressive summer events.

06/21/2013

Aaron Hern of Martinez (lower left) along with parents Alan and Katherine and sister Abigail. (Hern family photo)

12-Year-Old Boston Bombing Victim To Throw Out 1st Pitch For A’s Vs. Giants

A 12-year-old Martinez boy who was injured in the Boston Marathon bombings last month was set to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at Tuesday’s game between the Oakland A’s and the San Francisco Giants.

05/28/2013

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