Auto thefts in the state have plunged 88 percent in the past four decades, a technology-aided decline that shows little sign of abating.
hornets 87, celtics 86
In the final second, Celtics lose
After being behind most of the game, the Hornets scored the game-winner with 0.3 seconds left to defeat the Celtics in New Orleans.
The bill would avert a potential government shutdown later this month, but leave in place $85 billion in broad federal spending cuts.
In a joint press conference with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Obama said the US is committed to preventing Tehran from acquiring nuclear weapons.
Connolly launches bid for mayor at downtown rally
City Councilor John R. Connolly packed a hotel ballroom Wednesday night for the kickoff of his bid for Boston mayor.
Exclusive Thursday Preview | Style
StyleWeek NorthEast arrives in Boston
Boston Fashion Week’s hold on the city’s style scene finally faces competition. On Thursday night, StyleWeek NorthEast will debut at the W Hotel.
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Attack of the (well-meaning) grandparents
Dealing with parents gets more complicated, and crucial, when kids arrive.
The chance of a child being diagnosed with autism has risen sharply in recent years, as has awareness of autism spectrum disorders, researchers said.
NFL rescinds tuck rule
The controversial rule that helped boost the Patriots past the Raiders in the playoffs in 2002 has been killed by NFL owners.
Victim in ‘Rockefeller’ trial died from blows to head, examiner says
The victim was struck at least three times, a medical examiner testified in the murder trial of “Clark Rockefeller.”
Nation & World
10 years after US-led invasion, peace evades Iraq
Iraq closed a painful decade just as it began: with explosions reverberating around the capital.
Elizabeth Warren to write book on middle-class
The book’s working title is “Rigged,” and is being pitched as a first-hand account of the senator’s battles for the middle class.
Biogen’s MS drug wins 15-year patent
Federal officials gave Biogen Idec 15-year patent protection for its pill Tecfidera, which is awaiting US regulatory approval.
What’s up at Boston-area art galleries
With the PAX East gaming convention coming, “The Game’s Afoot: Video Game Art” at the Boston Cyberarts Gallery features art games for viewers to play.
Editorial Event | March 21
Hear Globe reporters Kevin Cullen and Shelley Murphy discuss their new bestseller and win a free copy of the book at a VIP signing.