Two killed in separate early morning crashes

A man died in a crash near Springfield in which the driver was charged with OUI, and a woman died in a rollover in Canton, officials said.

Jonny Gomes (second from right) came from left field to shove Yunel Escobar as the benches cleared in the seventh inning. Gomes, Escobar, and the Rays’ Sean Rodriguez were ejected.

Rays 8, Red Sox 5

Red Sox lose 10th straight game

The Red Sox, who are on their worst losing streak since 1994, have scored 26 runs in their last 10 games.

Jose Oliver , the father of Jeremiah Oliver, looked at photos of his son during the funeral services in Fitchburg on May 3. “Lord forgive me,” he said, as he touched his son’s casket. “I’m so sorry. I’m so sorry.”

Essdras M Suarez/Globe Staff

The short, unhappy life of Jeremiah Oliver, failed by all

He was a little boy lost, long before the state lost track of him, and then simply stopped looking.

D-day veterans Bernard Glassman and David Rosenthal, now and during the war.

Wendy Maeda/Globe Staff

Globe North

70 years later, dwindling few recall D-day

This Memorial Day is particularly special for a group of veterans who can recall one of the fiercest battles Americans ever fought.

Speakers at Memorial Day ceremony lament drop in attendees

“May we remember the reason why we have Memorial Day,” the city’s veteran services commissioner said in his remarks.


// Pope delivers blockbuster day in Middle East

Israeli and Palestinian leaders accepted Pope Francis’ invitation to meet at the Vatican for a prayer for peace.

Josh Beckett threw 128 pitches against the Phillies and did not give up a hit.

dodgers 6, phillies 0

Dodgers’ Josh Beckett no-hits Phillies

The former Red Sox pitcher was stellar in Philadelphia Sunday.


opinion | heather hopp-bruce and kagan mcleod

// Being a heroine

The way to eradicate false limitations is not to point them out, but to simply stop acknowledging them.


location, location, location

// A snapshot of Gloucester

Part working-class fishing community and part scuffling artist colony, Gloucester also harbors exclusive oceanview properties.


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Ryan Hunter-Reay, driver of the #28 DHL Andretti Autosport Honda Dallara, celebrated after winning the 98th running of the Indianapolis 500.

Hunter-Reay wins Indy 500

Ryan Hunter-Reay made a dramatic pass of Helio Castroneves on the final lap to win Sunday’s race in the second-closest finish in history.