This billionaire overcame bankruptcy to become Boston’s second-richest entrepreneur | Forbes – Forbes

This billionaire overcame bankruptcy to become Boston’s second-richest entrepreneur |  Forbes – Forbes

This billionaire overcame bankruptcy to become Boston’s second-richest entrepreneur | ForbesForbes

FBI identifies ‘Lady of the Dunes’ murder victim 50 years after gruesome Cape Cod crime

FBI identifies ‘Lady of the Dunes’ murder victim 50 years after gruesome Cape Cod crime

The Lady of the Dunes, Provincetown murder victim in 1974, identified as Ruth Marie Terry The Lady of the Dunes, Provincetown murder victim in 1974, identified as Ruth Marie Terry 01:31 Massachusetts’ Identity’ oldest unidentified homicide victim has been revealed publicly, nearly 50 years after the infamous murder took place. Authorities identified the victim as … Read more

Vanessa Marcotte murder suspect Angelo Colon-Ortiz pleads guilty

Vanessa Marcotte murder suspect Angelo Colon-Ortiz pleads guilty

Vanessa Marcotte murder suspect Angelo Colon-Ortiz pleads guilty Vanessa Marcotte murder suspect Angelo Colon-Ortiz pleads guilty 00:42 A delivery driver charged with kill a Google employee from New York, who disappeared while out jogging near her mother’s home in Massachusetts six years ago, pleaded guilty Wednesday to second-degree murder. Angelo Colon-Ortiz had initially pleaded not … Read more

Massachusetts authorities accuse woman of unleashing bees on deputies during eviction protest

Massachusetts authorities accuse woman of unleashing bees on deputies during eviction protest

CNN — A woman is facing multiple assault charges after Massachusetts authorities say she unleashed bees on deputies who were enforcing an eviction, according to a release from the Hampden County Sheriff’s Office. The incident occurred on the morning of Oct. 12 at the scene of an ongoing eviction in Longmeadow, just south of Springfield. … Read more

Treasury watchdog investigates DeSantis’ plane carrying migrants to Martha’s Vineyard

Treasury watchdog investigates DeSantis’ plane carrying migrants to Martha’s Vineyard

CNN — The Treasury Department’s inspector general is investigating Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’ flights of migrants to Martha’s Vineyard, including whether the Sunshine State improperly used Covid aid funds to transfer the migrants, according to a letter to Massachusetts Sen. Edward Markey. Last month, DeSantis claimed credit for a pair of flights carrying migrants from … Read more

Florida’s DeSantis sued over records of migrant flights to Martha’s Vineyard

Florida’s DeSantis sued over records of migrant flights to Martha’s Vineyard

An open government group in Florida filed a lawsuit Monday to force Gov. Ron DeSantis’ administration to release records of migrant flights from Texas to Martha’s Vineyard. The big picture: This is the third lawsuit filed against DeSantis’ office in connection with the two charter flights of about 50 Venezuelan migrants to the Massachusetts island … Read more

Telemedicine got easier during COVID-19. Now it is about to turn.

Telemedicine got easier during COVID-19.  Now it is about to turn.

Telemedicine exploded in popularity after COVID-19 hit, but borders are returning for care delivered across state lines. This complicates follow-up treatments for some cancer patients. It can also affect other types of care, including mental health therapy and routine doctor check-ins. Over the past year, nearly 40 states and Washington, DC, have ended emergency declarations … Read more

DeSantis’ migrant flights to Martha’s Vineyard outside Florida transportation program guidelines, state documents show

DeSantis’ migrant flights to Martha’s Vineyard outside Florida transportation program guidelines, state documents show

CNN — A pair of flights carrying migrants from Texas to Martha’s Vineyard last month, orchestrated by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, far exceeded the original scope of the state’s plan to transport undocumented individuals, according to records obtained by CNN. The records show that in the months leading up to those flights, Florida had planned … Read more

Garland is asked to investigate threats against children’s hospitals

Garland is asked to investigate threats against children’s hospitals

BOSTON (AP) – Three major medical associations have asked Attorney General Merrick Garland to investigate and prosecute people who threaten violence against children’s hospitals and doctors who provide gender-affirming health care. The American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Medical Association and the Children’s Hospital Association wrote to Garland on Monday. Their demands come amid a … Read more

The man who recruited migrants to fly to Martha’s Vineyard says he feels betrayed

The man who recruited migrants to fly to Martha’s Vineyard says he feels betrayed

CNN — The migrant says he had been living on the streets of San Antonio for almost a month when he met a woman named “Perla” who made a compelling offer. She offered him clothes, food and money, he told CNN, and in return he would go out and find other migrants to serve as … Read more