Posts Tagged Massachusetts

‘Long Mile Home’ must-read story of Boston bombing

This book cover image released by Dutton shows "Long Mile Home: Boston Under Attack, the City's Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice," by Scott Helman and Jenna Russell. (AP Photo/Dutton)

“Long Mile Home: Boston Under Attack, the City’s Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice” (Dutton), by Scott Helman and Jenna Russell

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

‘Long Mile Home’ must-read story of Boston bombing

This book cover image released by Dutton shows "Long Mile Home: Boston Under Attack, the City's Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice," by Scott Helman and Jenna Russell. (AP Photo/Dutton)

“Long Mile Home: Boston Under Attack, the City’s Courageous Recovery, and the Epic Hunt for Justice” (Dutton), by Scott Helman and Jenna Russell

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Tyler, Perry’s new ‘Dream On’ for marathon victims

BOSTON (AP) — Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler and Joe Perry have recorded a new arrangement of “Dream On” to honor victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Ortiz homer leads Red Sox to 4-2 win over Rangers

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jake Peavy delivers to the Texas Rangers in the third inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Wednesday, April 9, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — Instant replay, meet the Pesky Pole.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

UMass basketball player Gordon comes out as gay

In this Dec. 18, 2013 file photo, Massachusetts guard Derrick Gordon (2) makes his way downcourt against Ohio in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Athens, Ohio. Gordon says in a televised interview that he is gay. Gordon made the announcement on ESPN on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, becoming the first openly gay player in Division I men's basketball. (AP Photo/Ty Wright, File)

UMass guard Derrick Gordon hopes his decision to become the first openly gay player in Division I men’s basketball will inspire others.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,