Former Boston Real Estate Executive to be French Ambassador

President Trump has picked Jamie McCourt to be the U.S. ambassador to France and Monaco. McCourt and her ex-husband Frank McCourt had vast holdings in Boston’s Seaport district and the two were co-owners of the Los Angeles Dodgers. The McCourts were one of the first investors in the Seaport District and helped turn 24 aces of parking lots and empty land into a bustling new … Continue reading Former Boston Real Estate Executive to be French Ambassador

Former Priest in Sex Abuse Scandal to be Released

Paul R. Shanley was one of the most notorious figures in the Catholic Church’s sex abuse scandal and was convicted of raping a Sunday school student in the early 1980’s. Shanley has been behind bars for 12 years, and will likely be released later this week. He abused more than two dozen victims over several decades during his involvement with the “ministry for alienated youth” … Continue reading Former Priest in Sex Abuse Scandal to be Released