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Jury pool narrowed to 70 in Bulger trial

Among those who are still candidates to be picked as one of the final 18 jurors are a psychiatrist, a college professor, a high school teacher, and a bank worker.

Markey’s lead over Gomez shrinks, poll shows

Edward J. Markey is seven percentage points ahead of Gabriel E. Gomez, substantially lower than a poll in early May that found Markey with a 17-point lead.

A member of Iraq security forces inspected the site of a car bomb attack at Jadidat al-Shatt in Diyala province on Monday.

At least 57 killed in wave of bombings in Iraq

The bombings extended the deadliest eruption of violence to hit the country in years.

// NSA leak may test US, China ties

China may have to make a decision on how to deal with the source of a leak on US surveillance programs who is hiding in Hong Kong.

The Jets released Tim Tebow in April.

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Patriots sign Tim Tebow

The quarterback, who was released by the New York Jets in April, is expected to join the Patriots at minicamp Tuesday.

Homegrown strawberries for sale at a roadside market outside Gettysburg, Pa.

A strong spring for strawberries, growers report

Strawberry farmers in Western Massachusetts report that just the right amount of moisture and sun have led to a crop of strawberries that are especially sweet.

Craig Federighi of Apple introduced a new operating system during the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference on Monday.

Apple unveils new mobile software, music service

The company is throwing out most of the graphical cues from its iPhone and iPad software in what it calls the biggest update since the iPhone’s launch.

Paul Cellucci

Opinion | The Podium

Paul Cellucci was ‘one of us’

There was something more to Cellucci than just being a regular guy, writes his former chief of staff, Virginia Buckingham.



// Who is a patent troll?

Innovation is complicated, and simplistically labeling companies as trolls is more likely to make things worse.