WASHINGTON (AP) - Former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker on Friday criticized a decision to delay full implementation of a rule that bears his name and aims to curb banks' risky investments.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The Vermont Department of Public Service says FairPoint Communications has agreed to take steps to ensure timely repairs for those most vulnerable who are without phone service while a workers' strike continues.
BOSTON (AP) - State officials say the number of people enrolling for insurance through the state's health connector is increasing with a key deadline just days away.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Two people with knowledge of the deal say the San Diego Padres have agreed to obtain third baseman Will Middlebrooks from the Boston Red Sox for catcher Ryan Hanigan.
WHITMAN, Mass. (AP) - Police in Whitman have arrested a man accused of walking into a room full of children at a church and swearing, then smashing a car windshield with a baseball bat in the parking lot.
BOSTON (AP) - Boston Children's Hospital has agreed to pay $40,000 and bolster its patient data security following a data breach that compromised the personal information of more than 2,100 patients, the state attorney general's office announced Friday.
BOSTON (AP) - Boston Children's Hospital has agreed to pay $40,000 and bolster its patient data security following an alleged data breach that compromised the personal information of more than 2,100 patients.
WHITEHOUSE STATION, N.J. (AP) - The drugmaker Merck is launching its previously-disclosed $8.4 billion offer to buy Cubist Pharmaceuticals shares in a deal that aims to strengthen its ability to treat serious infections, an issue drawing growing concern globally.
NEW YORK (AP) - Orlando City hosts New York City FC on March 8 in the opening game for Major League Soccer's expansion teams.
SALEM, Mass. (AP) - Lawyers for the Massachusetts teenager charged with killing his teacher have filed a motion seeking to have some statements he made to police dismissed as evidence.
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - First Niagara Financial Group Inc. says it will eliminate up to 200 jobs companywide in a move aimed at better serving customers and boosting competitiveness.
FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (AP) - Boston Celtics assistant coach Walter McCarty has agreed to pay more than $20,000 to a contractor for the purchase and installation of kitchen cabinets, and in exchange a larceny charge will be dismissed.