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New Greek government plans to recast bailout

Coalition leaders highlighted the main points they plan to renegotiate with lenders of the country’s $170 billion bailout.

Will Middlebrooks, right, has gone 10 for 14 in his last five games with three homers, three doubles and nine RBIs.

Red Sox 8, Braves 4

Middlebrooks shines in victory

As questions continued about the future of Kevin Youkilis, Will Middlebrooks had another solid outing to lead the Red Sox over Atlanta.

Eastern Mass. hit by powerful thunderstorms

High winds and torrential rains swept through eastern Massachusetts on Saturday afternoon, causing damage in several counties.

Former Penn State University assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is shown in this booking photo released early Saturday morning.

Accusers’ credibility boosted case against Sandusky, juror says

Eight victims took the stand during the trial to describe encounters with Jerry Sandusky, who was found guilty of 45 counts of child sex abuse Friday night.

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A sampling of stories from this Sunday's Globe.


Jim Benson, owner of the Mission Bar and Tapas, has led the way in enlivening nightlife in Pittsfield.

Matthew Cavanaugh for The Boston Globe

Burgeoning Pittsfield scene becomes a hub for hip sounds

As Pittsfield gets back on its feet, revitalizing its downtown and emerging from a series of economic shocks, it’s become the best bet for those seeking edgier fare.

Special Section

Tanglewood & the Berkshires Experience

The music festival celebrates its 75th anniversary in a region with a bounty of cultural attractions. Just pack a picnic basket and enjoy.

opinion | tom keane

Are bans on sugary drinks really government business?

The defense of freedom doesn’t only occur on battlefields. Sometimes it’s fought soda can by soda can.

Author Maureen McLane talks about her connection to poets like Wallace Stevens, Emily Dickinson, and Fanny Howe.

book review

‘My Poets’ by Maureen N. McLane

The fastest way to kill a budding interest in poems is to insist on how they must be read.


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On basketball

Miami’s championship should motivate the Celtics

The pain from the Celtics’ elimination against Miami was revived Thursday when the Heat won the NBA title over the Thunder.


 President Obama addressed a conference of Latino officeholders Friday, as polls indicated support for him among Hispanics was rising since his announcement of a policy shift.

Obama rips GOP at Latino meeting

President Obama on Friday trumpeted his steps to make it easier for the children of illegal immigrants to stay in the US legally.


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The new guest at weddings: inescapable technology

Couples are live-streaming their nuptials so far-flung friends and relatives can watch, which brings time zones, tech, and, of course, more tension into the equation.