Plaintiff Edith Windsor of New York waves to supporters in front of the SupremeCourt in Washington, Wednesday, March 27, 2013, after the court heard arguments on the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) case. The U.S. SupremeCourt, in the second day of gay marriage cases, turned Wednesday to a constitutional challenge to the federal law that prevents legally married gay Americans from collecting federal benefits generally available to straight married couples.
Boston Mayor Thomas Menino has declared parking at all Boston meters will be free tomorrow for Valentine's Day.
"Whether you’re showering yourself, a friend or a special someone with love this Valentine’s Day, we want to make it as easy as possible for residents and visitors to spend some time and money at Boston businesses and restaurants tomorrow,” Menino said in a statement. “Get out there and share the love!”
To get a handle on how much snow the blizzard has dumped on the state, and to remind everyone that Spring Training is just around the corner, WGBH News is measuring the accumulated snowfall in fractions of one Dustin Pedroia.
Last week, in a call with Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings Blake to talk a little trash in the run up to the AFC Championship Game, Boston Mayor Thomas Menino stumbled over the names of Patriots stars Vince Wilfork and Rob Gronkowski, calling them "Wilcock" and "Gonk."
A day after U.S. Secretary of State defiantly testified about her response to the Sept. 11, 2012 attack on the U.S. Embassy in Benghazi, Libya, U.S. Sen. John Kerry will take the same seat to answer questions from the same committee about whether or not he will replace her as Secretary of State.