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  • Conflict Continues In Gaza

    The conflict in the Mideast has intensified in the last month with turbulent fighting in Gaza strip. Over 800 Palestinians have been killed and over…

  • World Cup Final Is Set

    It will be Germany and Argentina in the World Cup final this Sunday at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro. Argentina beat the Netherlands today during penalty kicks after extra time, and Germany dispatched Brazil yesterday during a 7-1 rout that…

  • Hurricane Arthur | Photos

    Hurricane Arthur made its way up the East Coast of the United States over the last few days, causing widespread flooding and power outages. The storm reached a category 2 level with its greatest sustained wind strength of 100 mph.

  • Boston One Of Nation’s ‘Riskiest’ Markets

    Don’t know where you are going to be in five years? Think twice about buying. That’s a pretty good rule of thumb no matter where you live, but especially here in Greater Boston, now pegged as one of the nation’s “riskiest” housing markets, a new…

  • Waltham Hip? - Boston Real Estate Now

    Big plans are afoot to remake downtown Waltham. And given the Watch City’s proximity to Cambridge and Somerville, it’s not long before Waltham becomes the next hipster hot spot. A Newton developer has kicked off construction on a trio of five-story…

  • World Cup Goals | Photos

    They bring joy and sorrow to players, coaches, and entire nations. They can come from a graceful header off a corner kick or a hard bending strike from the pitch. Here is some action and reaction on the more than 120 goals scored during the World…

  • World Refugee Day 2014

    June 20 is World Refugee Day, an opportunity to draw attention to those who have been displaced around the globe. This is a collection of…

  • Iraq Unrest | Photos | The Big Picture

    The fighting continued in Iraq today near a main oil refinery, with government forces trying to stop a week-long attack from members of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria and others. The Iraqi foreign minister has asked the United States for air…

  • Mass Safest State To Live In - Boston Real Estate Now

    Massachusetts may have some of highest home prices in the country. But maybe all that money is worth it. After all, we are also apparently one of the safest states in the country to live in. The Bay State is No. 1 in WalletHub’s newly released…

  • Boston’s Soaring Rents - Boston Real Estate Now

    It’s not just downtown Boston, with its gleaming new luxury apartment towers, where rents are going bonkers. The cost of renting is also skyrocketing in neighborhoods long seen as affordable, especially Chinatown, East Boston and Roxbury, a…

  • Birthdays - Photos - The Big Picture

    It comes around every year whether you celebrate or not. We even recognize the day for notable people, places, and events from the past. So, whenever yours is or whose you mark — Happy Birthday!

  • Where Middle Class Buyers Are Priced Out

    Most of Boston is now off-limits for middle-class buyers, with just five neighborhoods still affordable to teachers, firefighters and police officers. In fact, even traditionally middle-class and working class Hub neighborhoods - Allston-Brighton…

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