Marlins reach two-million milestone at gate but fall again, this time to Braves The Marlins topped the two-million mark in season attendance on Monday for only the third time in franchise history. But the Marlins didn’t celebrate the milestone with a victory. And the final figure for the first year in their new ballpark ... 09/17/2012 - 4:11 pm | View Link
Retiring Chipper Jones has bittersweet memories of facing Marlins There is no telling what the Marlins have in mind as a tribute for Chipper Jones when he plays his final game in South Florida on Wednesday. But if it has anything to do with Livan Hernandez’s 15-strikeout performance against Atlanta in the ... 09/17/2012 - 1:56 pm | View Link
Orchid is growing on us: A version of the purple hue is Pantone Inc.'s color of the year for 2014.
FILE - In this Feb. 11, 2013 file photo, a model walks the runway during the Marc by Marc Jacobs Fall 2013 fashion show during Fashion Week, in New York. Orchid is growing on us: A version of the purple hue is Pantone Inc.’s color of the year for 2014.
FILE - In this Sept.
Qantas Airways said Thursday it will slash 1,000 jobs and suffer half-year losses of at least 250 million Australian dollars ($225 million), increasing the likelihood that regulators will throw the flag carrier a lifeline by easing restrictions on foreign ownership.
The head of the state gambling commission is withdrawing from next week’s crucial review of the land deal for a $1.3 billion casino proposed for Everett, after disclosing that he is a longtime friend and former business partner of one of the owners of the proposed casino site.
A Boston police vehicle responding to a shooting was struck by another vehicle in Dorchester, sending three undercover Boston police officers and two civilians to the hospital Wednesday night, authorities said. The undercover officers were heading to a call on the shooting in the area of Elmore and Munroe streets in Roxbury with lights and sirens activated when a vehicle struck them at about 8:30 p.m., at the intersection of Ashmont Street and Dorchester Avenue, police said.