This new acquisition contains 55 letters sent to Reginald Heber Roe in Brisbane by his family and friends in England and South Africa. Reginald Heber Roe (1850-1926) arrived in Brisbane as a young man, in 1876, to take the position of headmaster of Brisbane Grammar School. The school flourished under his leadership, producing graduates who... Read more
Indian Parliament has banned India's Daughter, a new documentary about the brutal beating, gang rape and death of Jyoti Singh in 2012, and is requesting other countries to do the same. In response, England's BBC4 television station has moved up their debut of the film from Sunday to Wednesday and Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, Norway and Canada will air it as well. Read more...
Early menopause can be prevented and fertility may be preserved in young women with early stage breast cancer, according to a study published today in The New England Journal of Medicine.
Previous research indicated six weeks of treatment improved hearing, but new findings published in the New England Journal of Medicine reveal six months is better.
The New England Patriots Super Bowl win was the ninth for the city of Boston in the five major North American sports leagues (National Football League, Major League Baseball, National Basketball Association, National Hockey League, Major League Soccer), since 2000. Show More Summary
U.S. economic activity has continued to expand this year, but snowstorms in New England and a labor dispute at West Coast ports caused slowdowns in some parts of the country, according to the Federal Reserve’s latest survey of regional economic conditions.
A jury returned a guilty verdict on Wednesday in the federal court trial of a Pakistani man accused of conspiring with al Qaeda to bomb targets in England, Denmark, and New York City.
New York City may never live up to the vision of its future reported by the Times in 1906. “The state of civilization about New York in the year 2015 will resemble very closely that of England in the early days of the Saxon settlement,” the paper declared on June 30th of that year. Show More Summary
A screech owl was treated at the New England Wildlife Center in Weymouth for a wing fractured in Abington during a snowstorm. (John Tlumacki/Globe Staff)
The New England Patriots have some issues to address this offseason. What should be the top priority for New England in free agency? What positions should they focus on? Watch as Stephen Nelson and Bleacher Report NFL Analyst Chris Simms discuss the Patriots' offseason in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
The New England Patriots are hardly ever involved in the discussion among teams seeking top-dollar free agents, and that's especially the case this season with so much talk surrounding two impending Patriots free agents in cornerback...Show More Summary
ESPN New England Patriots reporter Mike Reiss said the team would like to keep cornerback Darrelle Revis, kicker Stephen Gostkowski, safety Devin McCourty and running back Shane Vereen.
A few New England Patriots-based thoughts on the notable trade between the Philadelphia Eagles and Buffalo Bills, as reported by ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter, in which Philadelphia sends running back LeSean McCoy to Buffalo in exchange for linebacker Kiko Alonso: 1. Show More Summary
While most of New England is hoping for an end to this winter's deep freeze, a group of pilots are just fine with remaining frozen so they can experience a rare thrill. Lake Winnipesaukee in Alton Bay, New Hampshire, is the only ice runway in the lower 48 states that is approved by the Federal Aviation Administration.
The murder trial for former New England Patriots star tight end Aaron Hernandez is scheduled to continue today. The ex-athlete faces murder and firearm charges resulting from the June 2013 death of Massachusetts resident Odin Lloyd. Prosecutors claim the football star planned the man’s murder after a fight several days earlier. Watch below, via Livestream: [...]
Corey Anderson will join Somerset for the latter stages of the NatWest Blast after a busy schedule which includes a World Cup, IPL and Newe Zealand's tour of England
The New England Patriots have appeared in seven Super Bowls in the past 14 years because they are superb at executing game plans against their opponents. Certain factors such as cornerback-receiver matchups ultimately drive head coach...Show More Summary
Mike Florio takes a look at the contract situation between the Patriots and CB Darrelle Revis and which teams could make a play for Revis if he walks away from the Patriots.
The Indianapolis Colts made it all the way to the AFC Championship game last season before losing to the New England Patriots by a score of 45-7. I’m sure they’ll want to improve on that result in 2015, and in order to do so, they’re going o need to fill a few holes on their […]
New England Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis could become a free agent if he doesn't work out a deal with his current team. Where are some landing spots for Revis? Is there a chance he leaves the Patriots? Could he come back to the...Show More Summary