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Stories with person: Robert A. DeLeo
  • Boston Olympics organizers: Report didn't analyze details 
    Updated: Aug-18-15 8:27 pm

    BOSTON - Boston's failed bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics underestimated costs for hosting the games, potentially leaving Massachusetts taxpayers on the hook for significant cost overruns, according to a state-funded report released Tuesday.

  • Report to be issued on Boston's now-failed Olympic effort 
    Updated: Aug-16-15 10:49 am

    BOSTON - Boston is no longer in the running for the 2024 Olympics, but a consultant that had been hired by state officials to analyze the bid has been moving ahead with its work.

  • Massachusetts seeks help in cutting recidivism rates 
    Updated: Aug-03-15 11:59 am

    BOSTON - Top Massachusetts leaders are requesting an independent examination of the state's criminal justice system with an eye toward lowering recidivism rates and reducing, in turn, the state's prison population.